Event

22 May COVER ME! IGDA Panel on Getting Media Coverage

Our friends at IGDA Toronto have organized a panel: Come along and hear Canada's top games journalists including Steve Tilley (Sun Media / Electric Playground), Dan Kaszor (Post Arcade), Jim Squires (Gamezebo), Andrew Webster (The Verge) and Peter Nowak (Globe & Mail) discuss games coverage of...

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06 May Love Comics & Games?

Then you've already salivated over the post with the amazing games being showcased at TCAF this weekend. (We still need some volunteers for that, by the way -- drop Kaitlin a line to find out more!) And probably you've already RSVPed to the art show opening...

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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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22 Apr IGDA Toronto Chapter Presents Class Warfare

    WHEN: Thursday April 2th at 7PM WHERE: The Bahen Center for Information Tech - 40 St. George Street Toronto, Room 1190   We don't need no education -- or do we? IGDA Toronto's latest panel discussion, Class Warfare, attempts to answer the question. Join us on April 25 as a range...

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07 Apr Bit Bazaar Taking Applications

Jennie from Bento Miso let us know about Bit Bazaar, a marketplace-style event that will run alongside the Attract Mode show as part of Comics Vs. Games 2, and on the same day as the CvG panel -- May 11. From their site: With more than a...

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02 Apr Toronto Public Library Launches ARG

Hand Eye Society Executive Director Jim Munroe writes: Today is the launch of KTR 451, a game I developed for the Toronto Public Library. Drawing on the themes and characters in Fahrenheit 451 (the TPL’s One Book this year), it’s a simple alternate reality game —...

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18 Feb Pipe Trouble Launch at Get Well

If you missed the Pipe Trouble cabs at the last Long Winter, all is not lost. Alex Jansen writes: PIPE TROUBLE releases online and for select tablets on Wednesday February 27th. Please join us for craft beer, vintage arcade games & indie rock. The launch...

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13 Feb Arcadiac at the Toronto Symphony Orchestra

The TSO has a videogame-related performance at Roy Thompson Hall coming up March 2nd: The New Creations Festival hits the ground running with curator Tod Machover's Jeux Deux, a dazzling interweaving of hyperpiano (disklavier), orchestra, interactive software, and live graphics. In the symphony-scale piece Alternative Energy,...

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09 Feb Vector Game-Art Fest and Indiecade East

The first ever Vector Game-Art Fest is happening in a few weeks -- check the programme here. If you're interested in volunteering to help out during the fest (volunteer hours that count towards full Hand Eye membership) you might want to attend their meeting this...

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