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

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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+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Blog, Events|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+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Events|0 Comments

PAX South 2017 in pictures

As part of the PAX AUS Roadshow, Surprise Attack Games managers Steve and Drew, and Think of the Children producer Adric Polkinghorne, headed across to the PAX South 2017 expo in Texas earlier this month. Showcasing Hacknet Labyrinths, Orwell and newly-announced chaotic parenting simulator, Think of the Children, the Surprise

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:50+00:00 February 3rd, 2017|Events|0 Comments

Gamescom 2016: A Business Development Manager’s travel diary. Of sorts.

Gamescom is a yearly event in Germany, Cologne, and one of the biggest gaming conventions on the world calendar. Our Business Development Manager, Lex Suurland, is often the lucky one making the long trip. Originally from Amsterdam, Lex is always looking forward to being back on home soil for a

By | 2018-06-23T09:05:59+00:00 October 11th, 2015|Events|0 Comments

It’s never just about the games: A Communication Manager’s short retrospective on PAX West 2016

Standing in the middle of the main show floor at PAX West, I’m dizzied by the three hundred and sixty degree panorama of pulsating screens and jet engine loud streams of attract-or-perish audio. Games push in from all sides. The booths of big-hitting AAA publishers and the stool-and-table set-ups of

By | 2018-06-23T09:06:00+00:00 October 11th, 2015|Events|0 Comments