Event

23 Oct WordPlay 2017 Schedule and Speakers Announced!

Sat. Nov. 18th, 2017, 12-5pm Toronto Reference Library 789 Yonge St. (Bloor-Yonge subway) Free! Clear your calendars and dig out that library card (although you don't need one to attend WordPlay :P), because we are back in Toronto this year!! Last year, we were hosted at the British Library...

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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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15 Aug Games Chosen for Waterfront Arcade 2017

We asked GTA game makers to submit their best-suited games for the great outdoors, and they delivered! After rigorous play-testing and lively debates over vegan pizza, we're pleased to announce our selections for the Waterfront Arcade on Friday, August 18. Was a real nail-biter narrowing down...

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03 Aug WordPlay 2017: Call For Talk and Game Submissions!

Here at the Hand Eye Society, we’re madly working away to come up with exciting plans for WordPlay 2017, our annual festival celebrating interactive fiction and writing in contemporary games. Last year, WordPlay was hosted in London, England at the British Library. This year, WordPlay has triumphantly...

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27 Jul Members/Volunteer Appreciation Party & Postcard Drive!

****** The following is a transmission we received from a mysterious source who would only call herself A.W. Worried this initialed enigma sought Hand Eye's complete destruction, we inquired as to her identity. In return, we received a single word response: "BUNNYSTEAK." Time will only tell if this secretive individual will reveal...

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17 Jul Call for Games: Waterfront Arcade

Remember last year when we had some fun in the park projecting games onto a big ol' sheet? We're doing it again this year, and we're levelling up thanks to the support of Waterfront Toronto. On the evening of August 18, we'll be at Sherbourne...

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26 Jun Curious Cabinets: Arcade Exhibit Launch!

Curious Cabinets is a free 1-month exhibit devoted to the exploration of video game arcade hardware and public play.  A collaboration between the Hand Eye Society, Electric Perfume, and Spritebox Arcade with funding from the Toronto Arts Council, the exhibit will feature seven games created for...

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