Introducing the incredible Matt Ditton: Cube Jam’s mentor and MC.
Matt Ditton brings years of experience in making games and interactive installations to the Cube Jam workshop.
His speciality is making projects happen. Be it code, art or production, Matt wears many hats. Before heading down to Melbourne, Matt was a key figure in the Brisbane game scene. He was Lead Artist at Krome Studios and Principal Technical Artist at Pandemic Studios before going on to work with studios such as Defiant Development, Qube Konstrukt, and Rezon8. He went on to become a lecturer and course convenor at Griffith University’s Games Design department. His company, Many Monkeys Development, specialises in mobile games and interactive art installations – the focus is on fun, unusual games with story and charm.
Some of the highlights from Matt and the Monkeys team include Curious Creatures for Splendour in the Grass, The Alternator Project for the ABC, Melbourne Museum ScienceWorks Think Ahead Installations, Nestea Chinese New Year Activation in Sydney and a bespoke virtual doubles games for ANZ at this year’s Australian Open.