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10 Nov WordPlay 2015 Photos and Recap

WordPlay 2015 was our third year at the Toronto Reference Library, attracting over 200 people who came to experience and learn more about writerly games. Interactive fiction author and critic Emily Short began the afternoon with an introduction to why interactive fiction matters, and is satisfying to...

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03 Nov WordPlay: Free Writerly Games Workshops and More

WordPlay 2015 is happening Saturday! Our previous update gave you a quick overview of our mainstage events, but did you know that we've got even more planned? Check it out! The WordPlay 2015 Showcase: A curated collection of 25 playable writerly games for you to enjoy in...

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01 Nov November’s Nearby Nonsense: Event Roundup

Good news: you’ve survived this Halloweekend’s crush of candy-hungry children and clawed your way through election night Trudeau memes. That’s all in the past now, so fulfill that insatiable need for indie game events, socials and launches with November’s digest.  Oh yeah: watch out for...

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19 Oct [Spotlight Game] Home

Every month, Hand Eye members get a free indie game along with their free-range organic sacrificial goat. We’re getting creepy with October’s game of the month, Benjamin Rivers’ Home. You can snag it at homehorror. HOME AND THE ART OF MEMORY Home is where the heart is....

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16 Oct WordPlay Mainstage Program

"[The] WordPlay festival is one of my favorite curations of a given year's niftiest narrative and text games. In recent years this space has become one of the most interesting for small indie games full stop...

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29 Sep 10 Days to the Society Ball!

If there is a game-curious person in your life you'd like to invite to the Fri. Oct 9th Hand Eye Society Ball, now is probably the time! To get a sense of what to expect, here's more featured games that you'll be able to play on our elegant...

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22 Sep Society Ball: Games and Cocktail Preview!

There’s a chill in the air and the leaves are trembling on their branches, but there’s still one hot-ticket thing standing between now and the winter months: that’s right, it’s the Hand Eye Society Ball, our fancy videogame party coming less than three weeks away to...

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17 Sep [SPOTLIGHT GAME] SHU’S GARDEN

Every month, Hand Eye members get a free game as part of their soul-damning eternal membership. This week is Shu's Garden and I've written a little ditty on how much I dig the intrepid alien adventurer pinballing around the cosmos. Shu's Garden is out on Steam,...

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