Author: miguel

04 May Comics vs Games Talks at Toronto Comic Arts Festival

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) is this weekend! We've already talked about the 30+ games being shown at the Comics vs Games Showcase all weekend, but we have something extra planned for Sunday: two hours of Comics vs Games Talks packed with comic and game making speakers! COMICS VS GAMES...

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08 May Final Comics vs Games 3 Announcement!

Today (Thursday May 8th) is the Comics vs Games 3D + VRcade opening party, Saturday is the main event. SO CLOSE! Close enough that we can finally announce our surprise guest for Comics vs Games Talks.   XKCD's Randall Munroe! Here's the full description: Comics and Crowds:...

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01 May Full ‘Comics vs Games Talks’ Lineup!

It's a little over a week till TCAF and all of this year's Comics vs Games programming!  We can now announce the full line up and schedule for Comics vs Games Talks, this year's expanded programming bringing together comic and game creators to talk about...

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07 Apr Comics vs Games 3!

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival is fast approaching and with it another Comics vs Games! This year's looks to be the biggest and best celebration of the two media yet! Bento Miso are sponsoring this year's events again and bringing back Bit Bazaar, their videogame arts...

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23 Apr Comics vs. Games 2 Showcase at TCAF

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival is fast approaching and with it our expanded Comics vs. Games 2 programming brought to you with the support of Bento Miso, who are sponsoring this year's events! Bento Miso have already announced their line-up of talented local game makers...

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03 Aug Comics Vs Games on Gamasutra / TCAF Panel

Remember the Comics vs Games project last spring where we teamed up indie comic artists and game makers to create a bunch of small games?  Well Gamasutra has written a great in-depth article on the project including interviews with the participants: "Steve Manale admits he is...

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30 May Applications open for Dames Making Games “Jeuxly”

Dames Making Games is delighted to announce that applications are now open for Jeuxly (the name comes for the french word for "games"), a six-week game-making incubator for women inspired by last year's Difference Engine Initiative. During July (and some of August), a small group...

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16 May Steam coming to Toronto May 25th!

News tip from HES member Nathan Vella: Attention Hand Eye Pals, On May 25th, from 4pm on, representatives from Valve will be in Toronto to talk about submitting, marketing & powering your games with Steam. Join the Steam reps at the Gladstone Hotel Ballroom (where our Hand Eye...

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