VIDEO GAMES

VIDEO GAMES

GAMMA.CON is great for gamers! We have video game Tournament and stage events, a Freeplay area, and a showcase area of the hottest local game developers at the Games Plus Indie Game Show; where you can play with the newest indie games and chat with the developers! Our Tournament schedule for video games will be available online here leading up to the event so keep an eye out for details!

Games Plus Indie Game Show

GAMMA.CON and Game Plus’ Indie Games Show is a dedicated space for local and interstate developers to showcase their independent games.  Check out the titles we'll have at GAMMA.CON 2017!

GhostBolt Games: Scrapper
Scrapper is a Sci-Fi Action/Flight game where you fly through dangerous sectors of space and search for parts to upgrade your ship.

 Glenn Bermingham Games: Hellfire Assault         
A top down helicopter shooter in the style of Desert Strike.

 Shy Kids Club: The Incredible Journey of You and I         
It's a game that lovingly forces co-operation. Two players control the same ship swapping roles between flying and shooting as they save their world from crazy alien invaders.

 Moloch Media: Mars Underground  
Mars Underground is an apocalyptic adventure game in which the player relives the same day over and over.
The player attempts to solve the brain damaging mysteries and uncover multiple potential endings as they explore the possibilities of this time loop.
Take experimental prescription drugs. Talk to a toilet. Get hit by a car. Humiliate yourself repeatedly. All in the name of figuring out what on earth is going on.

ThreeBeak: Sneaker         
Sneaker is a first person stealth based puzzle game with time rewind and shoes!

 Great Helm: Dismantle: Construct Carnage        
˜Dismantle: Construct Carnage™, is a local-multiplayer arena brawler, where you can literally tear your opponents limb from limb. Players will feel the effects of damage as they hop, crawl and roll their way to victory, making sure their own body parts arenâ™t used as weapons against them.
 

 

Cardboard Keep: Attrition / Witch Thief         
Attrition: Tactical Fronts is a quick play strategy game for 1-2 players. Games can take as little 5 minutes but offer lots of strategic variation and depth.

 Witch Thief: Play as a snarky Witch on a quest to steal the greatest magical grimoire from the last Immortal warrior. Dodge and weave through bullet hell, overcoming a cast of quirky mages.
Aberrant Realities: Double Shot  
Double Shot is a fast paced action/simulation game developed for the HTC Vive. It features a unique mix of bartending and shooting, combining the two to create a crazy, over the top experience in the style of classic 1980s action movies.
 
Hermit Mode: Emu War!      
Emu War! is an epic showdown between man and bird set in 1930s Australia. Every element is a playable option - whether it's giant laser shooting emus, tornadoes sucking up the entire map, or even a noble Aussie soldier in the thick of the action. It offers over 15 unique maps to destroy and discover new power-ups that enable different gameplay.
 
Smash Byte: Destructonaut          
3D Space Themed Infinite Runner with Border Lands inspired art, and a Jetpack enabling free movement in 2 dimensions.

TOURNAMENTS and STAGE EVENTS

GAMMA.CON is proud to offer a wide variety of stage shows and tournaments. Whether you are a hardcore competitor or you just love video games we have something for everyone. Check out what we'll be running at GAMMA.CON this year.
Saturday

Sunday

Time

Game

Console

Time

Game

Console

10:00 - 12:00

Democratic Let's Play - Part 1

TBA

10:00 - 12:00

Democratic Let's Play - Part 2

TBA

12:00 - 13:30

Super Smash Bros. 4 Tournament

Wii U

12:00 - 13:30

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Tournament

Switch

13:30 - 14:00

1-2-Switch King of the Hill

Switch

13:30 - 14:00

Last Mario Standing

N64

14:00 - 15:30

Rocket League Tournament

PS4

14:00 - 15:30

Halo 3 Tournament

360

15:30 - 17:00

Tekken 7 Tournament

PS4

15:30 - 17:00

Street Fighter V Tournament

PS4

Stage Events
Democratic Let's Play (10am-12pm Saturday and Sunday)
Join us at the Video Game Stage as we get our game on with your help! What game will we choose? What path will we take? Will we make to the end? It's all up to crowd!
1,2 Switch King of the Hill (1.30-2pm Saturday)
Its Joy-Cons at 10 paces! Test your reactions against your fellow GAMMA.CON Attendees with Quick Draw, Cow Milking, Table Tennis, Shaving, and more. The winner stays to play again and the ultimate winner will be crowned King of the Hill!
Last Mario Standing (1.30-2pm Sunday)
Mini-game madness reigns in this test of survival for the Nintendo 64 classic Mario Party 3. Each round the loser will be eliminated until there is one lone survivor.

FREEPLAY

Our free-play area is a great place to hang out, take a break from your busy festival schedule, meet new people and challenge them to a match in pretty much anything; from the newest games to the classics.
If you want to check out a game you’ve not yet had the chance to play, warm up before a tournament, or just chill with your friends and game, then head over to the free play area.
Next Gen
Canberra’s ultimate mobile interactive entertainment service Blackbox Gaming Systems brings you the latest and greatest next gen gaming! With the latest and greatest PS4, Xbox One and Switch titles free to play grab a friend to duke it out or relax with a single player experience. Blackbox Gaming Systems will also be bringing their unique immersive gaming experiences to GAMMA.CON including a Dual PSVR Experience Station and two Racing Sim Rigs on BGS Mobile Platforms. 
Fully Retro Cyber Zone
Relive the glory days of gaming with our collection of retro games thanks to FullyRetro.com. With the greatest gaming hits of the 80’s, 90’s and 00’s including the best of the Nintendo consoles, Sega and Sony free to play relive the glory days of your youth or check out what you missed.