Zac Schoessow

Grizzly Dog Games

The Screen Queensland Games Residency is a 52-week program for early-career game developers, focused on developing the skills and knowledge required to develop new games and games studios.

Operating in the style of an Artist-In-Residence program, ten successful participants will be provided with co-working space, access to leading industry experts, business mentoring and income support.


Zac has worked in indie and commercial studios for the past seven years as both a programmer and designer. As part of Jammed Up Studios he helped release their first indie title in 2017, Think of the Children.

Project Partner

Lisa Aitchison

Residency Project

Through Screen Queensland’s Games Residency program, Lisa and Zac plan to create a tactical roguelike deckbuilder with a focus on creating satisfying gameplay and showcasing fun.   

Residency Goals

Zac hopes to continue to expand his studio with Lisa and launch their first title. 

Find out more about the Games Residency