Australia |  2021

NYX Game Gold Winner

KangaZoo

Entrant Company

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, PentaQuest and Chaos Theory Games

Category

Mobile Games

Client's Name

-

Sub-Category

Educational Game

Get ready for an unforgettable wildlife adventure across Australia. Explore the outback, wetlands, and iconic landscapes in the mobile game, KangaZoo. KangaZoo is a vibrant, insightful look into Australian environmental and wildlife conservation. Save over 20 different kinds of furry, feathery and scaly friends and build a world-class wildlife sanctuary. Explore 24 real national parks, lend a hand in cleaning up and learn fascinating facts about your favourite flora and fauna. Developed by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, PentaQuest and Chaos Theory Games. KangaZoo aims to educate players on native biodiversity as well as promote positive social and ecological behaviour.

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Credits

Project Lead
Paula Watt
Project Director
James Lockrey
Gamification Design
Kerstin Oberprieler
Project Manager
Swetha Swami
Production Assistant
Ryan Penning
Creative Director
Nico King
Game Design
Dean Longmore
Lead Artist
Jennyfer Ong
Artist
Liezl Ronquillo
Lead Developer
Adam Matthews
Developer
William Bagley
Developer
Gabriella Wilson
Developer
Jessy Robinson
Developer
Nathalie Blanket
Sound Design and Music
James Dean
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