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28 Apr WordPlay is Back in Toronto with Two New Directors!

Big news is happening behind the scenes 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 returned to Toronto and has two new festival directors along with it: Natalie...

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10 Apr Curious Cabinets Arcade Exhibit: Open Submissions!

We are excited to announce a new videogame arts exhibit organized by the Hand Eye Society, Electric Perfume and Spritebox Arcade with funding from the Toronto Arts Council! We’re looking for SIX Toronto-based game artists (or people who work at the intersection of games, interactive digital media and...

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02 Apr Attack on April Season 1: Event Roundup

Some tremendous news: so far 10 game companies have signed up for our new Studio Membership option, making it possible for us to run a free Camp Make-a-Game for kids in the Jane and Finch neighbourhood this summer! We’ll be naming and raving about each studio in our...

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01 Mar MARCH’S MAGICAL MEANDERINGS ½

We’re trying something new with the Hand Eye monthly newsletter this time around. Instead of one enormous compilation of every timely indie game-related thing, you’ll get TWO newsletters in March with different focuses for max readability (that's why they call it a "digest")! This first half...

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13 Feb Comics x Games 2017 open submissions now live!

The Hand Eye Society is holding an open call for videogames to showcase on-site at the Toronto Comics Arts Festival (May 13th and 14th) as part of this year’s Comics x Games 6! Comics x Games (formerly known as Comics vs Games) fosters collaboration between the...

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