Wanted: a lecturer who understands the development and delivery of game design.
The e-sports industry keeps growing and growing. But is it a sport? Is sitting at a computer in a room really sport? The Otago Daily Times looks at the argument over whether e-sport makes the cut...
The announcement of Dunedin as a digital hub was a ''game changer'' for the New Zealand tech industry, the gaming sector says.
Dunedin man Simon Bishop is proving wrong all the parents who have told a child that playing video games will get them nowhere.
A video game designed by a Dunedin developer has caught the eye of the wider industry, taking the top spot in a national competition.
He has worked in children's television, done computer graphics for live sport and helped construct the simulator used to train New Zealand's air traffic controllers.
American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $US3 million on Sunday after taking the top prize in a tournament in New York for the popular online video game Fortnite.
The creators of mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon Go unleashed a new game that features Harry Potter and other characters from the wizarding world made famous in best-selling books and films.
Whatever your feelings about "computer games", playing competitive esports requires some of the same skills as traditional codes, writes Ian Munro.
Americans mightn't understand the word "fortnight", but they do understand Fortnite. I've discovered my grandchildren understand both, writes parenting columnist Ian Munro.