Author: Jim Munroe

19 Sep Submit to WordPlay Showcase, Jury Members

Less than a week and a half to submit a writerly game (yours or one you enjoyed) to WordPlay London 2016! Submit here! Deadline is midnight on Sept. 28th. The winners will be showcased at the British Library on November 19th. If the prospect of having your game played under...

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09 Sep Teach a Russian Subway Dog New Tricks, Learn Unreal Skills

September's school-starting vibe gets people all excited about learning! Well, we're helping bring you two MORE events this month (in addition to the Stencyl workshops we announced) that'll learn you some serious game skills. For free! From the Introduction to Unreal Workshop Eventbrite page: Epic Evangelist Andy Hess will conduct...

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17 Aug Videogames Unraveled: A Knitting Circle Mini-Arcade [Video]

https://youtu.be/raaTBuaCzoY Missed our Videogames Unraveled event in April? Want to relive it, if only to see the screaming face sweater again? You're in luck, because YYZ Gameshow was there! Featuring the incomparable knitting talents of Brenna MacDonald from Yarns Untangled, the anxiety scarves of Tom Hobson, a virtual Knitting Simulator by...

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06 May [Video] It’s TOJam Weekend!

The annual three-day game-making extravaganza begins today! THERE WILL BE CONSEQUENCES is the theme of the 11th year of the Toronto Game Jam. To celebrate we're releasing two TOJam related segments from episode 2 of YYZ Gameshow, our webseries about the Toronto game community. The first one...

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28 Dec The Videogame Arts Around the World

As the last post recapped, we were pretty busy in Toronto in 2015. 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 of collectives...

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03 Nov WordPlay: Free Writerly Games Workshops and More

WordPlay 2015 is happening Saturday! Our previous update gave you a quick overview of our mainstage events, but did you know that we've got even more planned? Check it out! The WordPlay 2015 Showcase: A curated collection of 25 playable writerly games for you to enjoy in...

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