April 17, 2007 - http://psp.ign.com/objects/854/854923.html is a triumph of handheld game design, gathering an impressive 9.0 http://au.psp.ign.com/articles/777/777130p1.html and 8.9 on http://au.ds.ign.com/articles/777/777079p1.html. The game melds RPG mechanics with Bejeweled-style battles, and was developed by an Australian team.

Now Melbournites can find out what all the fuss is about because Steve Fawkner and his team from Infinite Interactive, the developer of Puzzle Quest, will be at the Australian Games Innovation Centre (the Academy of Interactive Entertainment's Presentation Room), at the Atari Building in Melbourne on Tuesday April 24. The event, 'Puzzle Quest: Creating Magic with Infinite Interactive' will be held from 6:30pm to 8pm, with a Q&A, signed copies of the game to give away and complimentary drinks. Tickets are $5 and can be booked via mailto:info@dissecta.com. All ticket money received will go to the Alfred Hospital Foundation (The Alfred Foundation).

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