DevCon is the annual gathering of Australian tabletop game designers, developers, artists, illustrators, and publishers.
DevCon is traditionally held the Thursday evening before PAX Aus kicks off. Proceedings include a meet & greet / play testing across the afternoon, followed by official TDGA discussions about the industry and our progress as a community after dinner.
DevCon has been running since 2014 and growing each year. For past talks check out the videos below.
DevCon 2018 had 71 people in attendance. you will find the recordings of the talks below.
Sye Robertson (Sye Robertson Art & Design) – Diversity in Boardgames Today
Kim Brebach (Good Games Publishing) – Getting Your Game into Stores, Locally & Internationally
DevCon 2017 had 63 people in attendance. you will find the recordings of the talks below.
Allan Chesher – Design goals and Methodology
Shannon Kelly – Engaging kickstarter audiences before, during and after a campaign
Gavin Vance – From shed to shelf. Building a micro publisher from scratch.
DevCon 2016 had 58 people in attendance and had talks on the following topics: