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Powerhouse Late: Gaming

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Powerhouse is bringing together the games community once more for Powerhouse Late: Gaming. Celebrate the breadth of Australian game innovation through live performances, local game developer showcases, tabletop arenas and immersive game experiences.

Join us for an exploration of game scores with Australian game composers, listen to the innovative science fiction band, Big Sand, created by Sally Coleman, see the EP launch of Magic City Counterpoint, immerse yourself through play in the town of Wood & Weather by Paper House, preview The Dungeon Experience with Jacob Janerka and Simon Boxer, and play the premiere demo of Macabre by Weforge Studio.


5.30–8pm Level Up: Game Industry mini talks featuring:
Jay Topping from Weforge Studios
Elissa Black
Fuzzy Ghost
Leigh Harris from Riot Games
Dom Parker from Vision Australia
Liezl Ronquillo from Vivink Studios
Matthew Dunstan from Postmark Games
Mot Reyd from Awesome Black
Inge Berman from S1T2 and Lemonade

7pm Scoring Games: Australian composer fireside featuring Dan Golding (Untitled Goose Game, Mars First Logistics, Push Me Pull You) as participating chair with Alexander Tulett (LORESPINNER), Danna Yun (Spiritwell, Letters to Arralla), and Narayana Johnson (Cult of the Lamb)

8pm The Dungeon Experience preview with Jacob Janerka and Simon Boxer

6–9pm Back Pocket live stream with special guests

5–9pm Tabletop board games
Play unique and iconic board games featuring Wizards of the Coast, Good Games Publishing, Postmark Games, The Pandemonium Institute, Independent Australian developers and students.

5–9pm Tabletop role playing games
Immerse yourself in tabletop role-playing games with the Australian Roleplaying Community, Exiles Gaming Club and Chaosium Inc.

5–9pm Board games curated by Fortress Sydney

5–9pm Australian videogame developer showcase
5–9pm Wood & Weather by Paper House
5–9pm Macabre by Weforge Studio

6pm, 8pm Big Sand live show
7pm Magic City Counterpoint live

5–9pm DJ Trey

5–9pm Bar by Grifter


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Powerhouse Ultimo
500 Harris St
Ultimo NSW 2007

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Suitable for all ages

28 September 2023


We encourage visitors with accessibility requirements to contact us via or (02) 9217 0222 for help in planning your visit. We accept Companion Cards.

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