Melbourne Queer Games Festival 2020



To inform, entertain and challenge LGBTIQ players by reflecting their lives in games.

To bring the best of world queer culture to Melbourne and enhance the reputation of Australian game developers.

The Melbourne Queer Games Festival (MQGF) is a lofi and downloadable event held in October by a small team of volunteers who love queer games. It includes a livestream, website, downloadable app and awards programme.

Mailing List

Join our mailing list to be notified when the festival live stream starts.

MQGF Emerging Developer Award

This year the festival organisers will be awarding one developer with with a cash prize of $500USD. We love LGBTIQ games and we know it's a tough year for everyone, so we've passed the hat around. Thanks to our supporters!


MQGF is open to ALL developers of LGBTIQ video games from ALL OVER THE WORLD. Big games, small games, fun games, serious games, trash games. We want them all.

Submissions now closed. Entry is free.