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Hiroshi Yamauchi November 7, 1927 – September 19, 2013



Short List

Shut In by Clarissa N G

 Desmond by Vannessa Ho

 Therapy by Nathan Boole (Winner!)

 Meeting Lara by Maya Spore

 Knight Moves by Debb Bouch

 Same Old Game by Lance Cross

 The Blazer by Joey To

Retirement by Alex Braude

 Game Time by Lawrence Corbin

Compose, create, construct, or code a piece of fiction where the protagonist is character within, from, or enters a video game. With such specific instructions, you will want to think clearly about how you can stand out from the rest of the short list.

In the words of the immortal General Pepper, “Good Luck.”


Announced: 20 September 2013

Submission Date: 30 September 2013

Short List: 1 October – 10 October 2013

Winner Announced: 11 October 2013

Word Count: 400 – 1000

Prizes: $100 (AUD or equivalent)

Eligibility: Open to everyone