An article on Stuff.co.nz talks about how DayZ creator Dean Hall plans to leave Bohemia Interactive in Prague and return to NZ to start his own studio.
Here is an article on Techday.com about how the New Zealand gaming industry has been valued at $162 million. Warning, it is pretty long.
Here is an article on NZGamer.com about the Global Game Jam competition and how it will take place in three places in New Zealand, Hamilton, Christchurch and Auckland.
Here is an article on the New Zealand Game Developers Association website about a masterclass on game developing at the Media Design School with a designer for Valve/Weta, Laura Dubuk.
This article on MCVPacific, details their second annual awards show for the “Brightest young talent working in the video game industry across Australia and New Zealand.” Note that this is only for the nominations.
Another interview on the NZ Herald, this one is with the technical and creative directors of Flightless, an interactive design studio which also develops video games.