Jini Maxwell

Jini Maxwell is a writer and curator who lives in Naarm. They are an assistant curator at ACMI, where they also host the Women & Non-binary gamers club. They write about videogames and the people who make them. You can find them on Twitter @astroblob

Jini's Latest Articles

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Australian-made Kardboard Kings signs with Akupara Games, drops a demo

Kardboard Kings, the debut game from Melbourne-Perth studio Henry's House, was announced as part of the Indie Houses Direct.

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Glitchhikers: The Spaces Between is as meditative as a long drive

Fellow Traveller will publish Glitchhikers: The Spaces Between in 2022. It's an expanded, philosophical reimagining of Silverstring's 2014 cult hit.

UNTAPPED finalists Linda Chen, Kylie McDonnell, and Kalu Oji.

Untapped program announces support for five exciting new filmmakers

Talent program Untapped will help five diverse filmmakers finance and develop exciting film and TV projects for a global audience.


News in Brief: Remembering Bowraville, 'Annette' reviewed and the end of TV drama?

This week in the news: new Stan Originals announced, TV drama dwindles, Rode offers $250k in short film prizes, and…

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September's Streaming highlights on Netflix, Stan, ABC iview, Amazon Prime, Disney

From Minari to MIFF premiere fund films, here's what's streaming in September.

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New Broken Roads trailer stars Uncle Jack Charles, as game signs with Team17

Broken Roads has just signed with Team 17, and dropped a new trailer narrated by legendary Indigenous actor, Uncle Jack…

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Screen Queensland supports a new mentored internship at Gameloft

Screen Queensland and Gameloft Brisbane have partnered on an exciting new internship program, but the application raises some red flags.

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You should play... Bugsnax, by Young Horses

Monster Hunter x Frog Detective x body horror? It's Bugsnax! Don't think about it too hard!


Clickbait on Netflix gets a chilling new trailer

Ahead of its 25 August release, Netflix thriller series Clickbait has dropped a tense new trailer, along with some unsettling…

The terror of The Moogai is in the running for the Dendy Award.

Sydney Film Festival announces Dendy Awards short film finalists

The ten finalists in the 52nd Dendy Awards include TIFF selection Shark, and SXSW winner, The Moogai.

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