an exhibition that celebrates thoughtful queer games
21 February – 4 March, 2023
sydney college of the arts projects space
3 – 24 June, 2023
carlisle street arts space, st kilda town hall
the catalogue contains 20 interview excerpts with queer designers from the official selection.
Paperback, matte cello cover, 128 pages. all proceeds go to LGBTQIA+ charities in oceania and the asia pacific.
All events have concluded. Thank you for supporting queer games!
official selection – pride at play
The official selection entries are pushing the boundaries of queer games in meaningful and wonderful ways. You can play all of them at the exhibition.
Emma Pretty, Joshua Braines-Mead & Billie
Pretzel After Dark
TOMBS: Toot on my balls skeleton
Small Town Emo
I’M A TRANS MAN AND I’M HERE TO FUCK (TRANS BODIES ARE SEXY)
Logan Timmins, Uncle Vlad, Nimael & Ro Feld
Jamie Kaiju Marriage, Lluis Abadias & Dani Bilham
That Boy Is A Monstr
The Beat: A Glam Noir Adventure
Please Be Happy
“So, About Last Night…”
Logan: An Autobiographical Tabletop Game
Make Our Own Heaven
Mima and Nina’s Chocolate Workshop
npckc & sdhizumi
Queer and Chill
Team Spicy Bubble
Our Mundane Supernatural Life
online showcase – pride at play
The online showcase entries are featured for being LGBTQ friendly or straight up queer. This part of the exhibition is being presented exclusively online, so be sure to check them out!
Sinta Posadas & Pam Punzalan
Irini Melas, John Engstrom, Jason Keen & Aris Diacolabrianos
Journey to You
Isabelle White, Bailey Gibbons, Guriqbal Singh Majhail, Jim Ouk & Morgan Ainsley
thoughtful queer games from oceania and asia pacific.
pride at play is a curated exhibition of LGBTQIA+ games from Oceania and Asia Pacific. It is a celebration of thoughtful videogames and tabletop roleplaying games made by queer folks for queer players.
The exhibition featured as part of the program for the inaugural Hunt-Simes Institute in Sexuality Studies which brings together emerging researchers and internationally recognised sexuality studies scholars to reimagine the Queer classroom.
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