Project

15 Aug Announcing WordPlay: A New Writerly Games Festival

Taking place Saturday, Nov. 16th from 12-5pm at the Toronto Reference Library, WordPlay will be a free one-day festival to celebrate the most interesting writerly games. It'll feature: A showcase of local and international videogames and boardgames with a word or strong writing component. A panel with game/book...

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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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03 Jan Music + Games = Awesome

Last year we were struck by the amount of games being made in Toronto where music played an integral part. We've been able to find some great partners --  Toronto Arts Council and the Long Winter Series -- to showcase some of them! Toronto Long Winter is...

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12 Sep Volunteers Wanted: Torontrons On The Move!

After a long stint at the Toronto Underground Cinema (RIP) the Torontrons (the original, Highroller, and Twinstick) are emerging out into the world to offer free play of homegrown Toronto games to different audiences. Over the next few months our indie arcade cabinets are going to...

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30 Aug Education Working Group Meeting

Newly formed at the last Annual General Meeting, the Education Working Group is meeting for the first time this Wed. Sept. 5th at 7:30pm to discuss some proposals for programs and partners in the coming year. Building on the experience of previous projects like last year's Difference...

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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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