The Best Mobile Game Development Companies in Australia

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The best mobile gaming apps are addictive. They tell a story that draws a user in and entertains him enough to keep returning to use the gaming app more. As you plan and design your game app, consider characteristics that make a game engaging and addicting. For example, the game should be easy, fast-paced, and aesthetically pleasing. You may want to divide your game into levels that become more difficult over time or allow a user to earn points.

Make sure to consider monetization strategies as well. Common ways to make money with a mobile app include offering in-app purchases, ads, and premium versions.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top mobile gaming companies in Australia. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs.

List of the Best Australia Mobile Game Development Companies

  • 1

    IndiaNIC Infotech Limited

    Founded in 1998, IndiaNIC is a mobile app and web development industry veteran. Since its founding, IndiaNIC has expanded to two offices in Ahmedabad, India and Sunnyvale, CA. The team of over 400 employees handles projects in mobile and web development, IoT solutions, wearable technology, and mobile gaming.

    Notable Project

    One of IndiaNIC’s clients is a travel agency that wanted its clients to be able to book and schedule events on web and mobile devices. IndiaNIC delivered a website and iOS and Android apps that the travel agency’s clients loved.

    “I’ve never had an issue with them. The quality of IndiaNIC’s work is amazing, as was the communication. I felt comfortable working with them, and was always kept up-to-date.” – CEO, Travel Agency

    Former clients
    Adidas
    McDonalds
    Best Buy
    Yahoo
    Pepsi
    Cisco
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Melbourne, Australia
    4.7
    4.7
    42 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Chaos Theory

    Chaos Theory is a game development agency located in Sydney. Founded in 2012, they currently have 9 employees. They specialize in AR/VR development, custom software development, and mobile application development for primarily small businesses in gaming, advertising and marketing, and education.

    Notable Project

    Chaos Theory helped to develop two iOS and Android gaming applications for a games development studio. The additional resources accelerated development processes and ensured the deliveries of exceptional final products. 

    "They are hard working and were very professional in their delivery of services to our company." — Founder, Games Development Studio

    Former clients
    Traffik Group
    AFK Agency
    University of Sydney
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    AGDA: Winner (2019) , Game Connection: Indie Dev Finalist (2020) , AEAF: Silver Winner (2019) , SKINPACT: (2017)

  • 3

    Mode Games

    Mode Games is a production studio founded in 2014. With headquarters in Sydney, their small team of about three experts specialize in mobile app development, custom software development, artificial intelligence, and more. 

    Notable Project

    Mode Games designed and developed two learning games for an online institution. The client thinks the games are entertaining while also addressing specific teaching objectives. The deliverables met all the expectations. 

    "They were able to think outside the box and delivered a very fun game — I can come home and play it with my own kids." – Head of Content, Media Company

    Former clients
    Westpac
    Optus
    ABC
    Google
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 4

    DreamWalk App Development

    DreamWalk is an app development company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia that specializes in application testing, mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web development. Founded in 2009, the company is comprised of fewer than 10 employees. The travel division of a publishing house hired DreamWalk to create an iOS app that allows users to access travel guides at a cheaper cost.  The app was successful and was listed as a top 10 app in the Australian iTunes store. "DreamWalk was very accessible and it didn't try to hide anything from us." – Editor, Publishing House Coca-Cola, Melbourne University,  Holmesglen Institute, New Mexico Tourism 

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Melbourne, Australia
    4.6
    4.6
    14 Clutch reviews
  • 5

    App Gurus

    App Gurus is a mobile app development company headquartered in Brisbane, Australia. Founded in 2012 with fewer than 10 employees, they work with companies of all sizes in the hospitality and leisure, automotive, business services, utilities, and education industries. They specialize in web development, custom software development, and mobile app development.

    Notable Project

    App Gurus built an app that improves communication between the client and its customers. 

    "We never felt like we were dealing with salespeople, but rather with a team that had a deep technical understanding." – General Manager, Digital Marketing Company

    Former clients
    Homeworthy Inspection Systems
    Queensland Government
    Real Estate Institute Queensland
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Brisbane, Australia
    4.5
    4.5
    5 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    Appello Software

    Founded in 2016, Appello Software is a software design and development company headquartered in Sydney, Australia. They also have other Austrailian offices in Newcastle, Brisbane and Melbourne, and an additional office in London.  Their team of 4 employees specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design and mobile marketing. They primarily serve consumer products, entertainment and hospitality industries.

    Notable Project

    Appello software employed a diverse tech stack to make a mobile dating app for a social dating platform. They used the client’s designs and several complex algorithms to make a finished iOS app that matched users based on a suite of criteria, including proximity to other users, profile data, and engagement with the app. The app received positive reviews and received over 50,000 users after becoming available on the iOS app store.

    “I equate value to the rate at which a firm can produce quality products. By that measurement, Appello Software excels beyond the norm. They represent the difference between a good service provider and a great service provider.” – Chief Design Officer, Social Dating Platform

    Former clients
    Hugg
    Marine Trade
    Kidadl
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    22 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Innovecs

    Innovecs is a software development company headquartered in New York City with offices in Tel-Aviv, Israel, London, Frankfurt, Germany, Bern, Switzerland, San Francisco, and Kiev, Ukraine. Their team of 360 provides web development, custom software development, mobile app development, application testing, and more.

    Notable Project

    Innovecs was hired by a warehousing and logistics company to develop a web application using Angular and Java.

    "The quality of the technical resources was impressive. They’re advanced, have good personalities, and are good people." – Director of Software Development, Distribution Facility 

    Former clients
    Hexagon Technologies
    TLA
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    4.7
    4.7
    10 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2015 Ukraine HR Brand Award

  • 8

    DigiGround

    DigiGround is a mobile application development company based in Syndney. The company, founded in 2016, has a team of more than ten that provides mobile app and web development services to various companies.

    Notable Project

    DigiGround was hired by a B2B Publication to develop, maintain, and update three websites and making them attractive to a larger audience and increasing site traffic. DigiGround delivered these websites and continue to maintain and update them, meeting the Publication's requirements and expectations.

    "I have seen a progressive increase in site traffic and overall higher search rankings." - Managing Director, B2B Publication

    Former clients
    Sports Focus Physiotherapy
    Bayside BEC
    youchamp
    FSHD Global
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Sydney, Australia
    4.9
    4.9
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Coding Pro

    Coding Pro is a software house founded in 2018 in Lahore, Pakistan with no more than 10 experts. They specialize in web development, social media marketing, and web design solutions for clients ranging from small startups to large firms.

    Notable Project

    Coding Pro developed a software solution for a time management platform. The platform had Coding Pro develop the firmware for the specialized time collecting hardware. Coding Pro exceeded the platform’s expectations with the results.

    “Everyone in the team was impressed by Coding Pro's knowledge in programming and their background knowledge.” - CEO, Time Management Platform

    Former clients
    GlamourByMA
    Bahu Chem
    Royal Leather Industries Limited
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Footscray, Australia
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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