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Surprise Attack Games takes on Gamescom 2017

The annual Gamescom convention in Cologne, Germany has been steadily growing in status and stature, and is now considered one of the premier events on the gaming convention calendar. Over previous years, Surprise Attack Games has attended in a business capacity or partnered with a business unit to do behind-closed-door

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:38+10:00 August 22nd, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Announcing Season Two of Orwell — Orwell: Ignorance is Strength

Developer, Osmotic Studios, and indie label, Surprise Attack Games, today announced Orwell: Ignorance is Strength, the second season of the award-winning surveillance thriller, Orwell. Coming soon for PC, Mac and Linux, the game turns its gaze to explore power and democracy in a post-truth world. Inspired by the rise of

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:44+10:00 August 8th, 2017|Blog, Game news|0 Comments

Hacknet Competition #HackerJAM Ends with a Haul of Community-Made Mod Content

Hacknet truly is the game that keeps on hacking. Three weeks ago, Team Fractal Alligator released Hacknet Extensions: mod tools and Steam Workshop support that allows players to develop their own meta campaigns, art, music and content for Hacknet. The tool set opens up a programming wormhole of possibilities for

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:45+10:00 June 16th, 2017|Blog, Game news|0 Comments

GX Australia: The expo that championed inclusive geek culture and kickstarted a revolution

GX Australia describes itself as ‘a weekend-long celebration of everything gaming and geek related’, and it is definitely that. But it has also been so much more: a secret garden of nerd culture where queerness is ordinary and consent is creed. After it’s inaugural show in February 2016, GX Australia

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:46+10:00 May 15th, 2017|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Fiona Murray wins Unsung Hero award at the 2017 MCV Pacific WIG Awards

From the outside, companies such as Surprise Attack Games are seemingly made up of ideas. But from the inside, they are made of people--staff who shape the legacy, vision and heart of a company, who make it what it is. Today, our Finance Manager, Fiona Murray, received the Unsung Hero

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:47+10:00 May 2nd, 2017|Blog, Team|0 Comments

Osmotic Studios wins two game awards for Orwell in the same week

After receiving six award nominations for Orwell since it's launch in October last year, this week saw Osmotic Studios win not just one, but two, prestigious game awards within days of each other. The week started with the German Computer Games Awards on April 26, one of the most important

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:48+10:00 April 30th, 2017|Blog, Game news|0 Comments

Return to the Rabbit Hole: Hacknet Labyrinths Releases 31 March

Developer Team Fractal Alligator and indie label Surprise Attack Games today announced an official release date of 31 March 2017 for Hacknet Labyrinths, a major expansion for the critically acclaimed and commercially successful terminal-based hacking simulator, Hacknet. Adding a new 3-4 hour chapter to the original game, Hacknet Labyrinths sees

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:48+10:00 March 22nd, 2017|Blog, Game news|0 Comments

Marla Fitzsimmons joins Surprise Attack Games as Marketing Manager

Today, Surprise Attack Games has officially appointed Marla Fitzsimmons to the new role of Marketing Manager. Marla will lead the label’s marketing activity including spearheading its presence at global events, developing and executing the marketing strategy for the label and its games. An accomplished games marketer, Marla's previous roles include

By | 2017-03-08T03:56:32+10:00 March 8th, 2017|Blog, Team|0 Comments

RTX Sydney 2017 in pictures

Rooster Teeth Expo’s second foray into the Australian market saw Surprise Attack showcasing four games to an eager crowd in Sydney’s International Convention Centre. Managing Director Chris Wright represented the company alongside developers Adric Polkinghorne, Chris Yabsley and Matt Trobbiani in a weekend packed with hours of indie gaming. Dungeon

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:49+10:00 March 8th, 2017|Events|0 Comments