Author: Jim Munroe

15 Sep Show Your Game to Humble Bundle!

Sat. Sept. 30th, 9pm Electric Perfume (805 Danforth Ave, near Pape station) FREE RSVP As we mentioned when we posted our first "indie industry" Kelly Wallick event on Monday, this month is all about bringing interesting & influential videogame folks to Toronto! Massive player Humble Bundle announced at the last...

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08 Jun The Camp Make-a-Game Supporters!

We're all set for our first full month of Camp Make-A-Game in July! Our unique full-day week-long kids program that combines indoor screen game design instruction with outdoor, playground-based game design instruction is happening all over the city. More info and a video here. Two weeks are...

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18 Jan Announcing Camp Make-a-Game!

Building on the success of our Game Curious and Games for Dorset Park programs, The Hand Eye Society is starting a week-long full-day summercamp for kids 8-12. It's called Camp Make-a-Game! Mornings are spent indoors with digital screen instruction, teaching kids to use point-and-click game creation tools. Because these tools don’t...

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29 Dec Videogame Arts Around the World in 2016

As the last post recapped, we were pretty busy in Toronto in 2016. One of the things that keeps us inspired is seeing what other people are doing in the videogame arts community internationally — it shows us that we’re part of a growing movement...

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01 Dec WordPlay London Photo & Video Recap

WordPlay 2016 was held on the 19th of November at the British Library in London as part of International Games Day @ your Library. Throughout the day over 150 people joined us to participate and enjoy our celebration of writerly games. We took over 3 spaces in the...

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19 Nov Watch WordPlay London Now

WordPlay London is in session at the British Library! We will be streaming the sessions at http://wordplay.london/live , and it will be archived there as well. Feel free to to use the #WordPlayFest hashtag on Twitter! Schedule (converted to Eastern Standard Times) 6.15 - 6.30am Welcome 6.30 - 7.15am The City is your...

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07 Nov WordPlay London Programming Update

WordPlay London happens at the British Library this Saturday! The British Library 96 Euston Road, NW1 2 London, United Kingdom 10am-6pm, Free Workshops in Dickens room, Panels/talks in Bronte, Showcase in the Mezzanine RSVP to our Facebook event Attendees will get a chance to learn authoring tools like Twine, Texture, and Inform...

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28 Sep Need Help Connecting with an Audience?

We've noticed in the community that people are facing real challenges with getting their game noticed these days. Unlike a few years ago, there are a lot of games being released -- the market is as saturated as other mediums like movies and music. Even the Heritage...

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