Apr 24 @ 04:30 PM - 06:30 PM
Sweet Release Cakes and Treats

find familiar: an animal rescue fundraiser

Sweet Release Cakes and Treats
Find Familiar Roll for Animal Handling! Come celebrate the end of NZ Games Festival with us by winding down with some pawsitively adorable special guests. Cuddle some kittens and pet...
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Apr 21 @ 06:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Fork and Brewer

Wellingtaru x NZGF: Overcooked Pairs Tournament

Fork and Brewer
it’s time to cook up some chaos! NZ Games Festival and Wellingtaru are teaming up again to deliver a fun-filled flambé frenzy! For the fourth annual Overcooked pairs tournament, we’ll...
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Apr 21 @ 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Courtenay Creative

career conversations

Courtenay Creative
nz games festival and level up welcome you to join us for a night of conversation about building a career in game development! We understand that getting into game development...
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Apr 22 @ 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Meow

super quiz world

Meow
guess who's back! That's right, your favourite video game-themed pub quiz and for our fourth year we have a new name! Super Quiz World. So get ready: This year, rivalries...
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Apr 20 @ 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Counter Culture Board Game Cafe & Bar

roll initiative

Counter Culture Board Game Cafe & Bar
are you ready to dungeon some dragons? magic some missiles? owl some bears? well then, it’s time to roll initiative! NZ Games Festival’s annual Dungeons & Dragons event is returning...
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Apr 19 @ 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Library Bar

joypad: rainbow gamers social

Library Bar
games are for everyone! NZ Games Festival is proud to host the inaugural JOYPAD event, celebrating the overlap of queerness and gaming. JOYPAD is a casual social evening in The...
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Apr 23 - 24, 2021
Soundings Theatre, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington

play by play conference

Soundings Theatre, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington
play by play is a new zealand games conference with a difference! Run late April each year in the beating cultural heart of the country, Wellington, Play by Play is...
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Apr 19 - 25, 2021
Courtenay Creative, Wellington

level up exhibition 2021

Courtenay Creative, Wellington
step into a world of nz and australian gaming wonder! The Level Up Exhibition is a celebration of the best of NZ and Australian games from the past year. Finalist...
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