Comics vs. Games Jam Video Now Online

The latest video from Endlss Films sums up the adventures and exploits of the TIFF Nexus Comics vs. Games jam. Click to watch.

The RENGA Reaction

The 100-player laser co-op experience RENGA was presented by TIFF Nexus during the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival, click here to learn what the audience had to say about it!

Comics Vs. Games TCAF Panel Now Online!

The Comics Vs. Games Jam panel that took place at this year's Toronto Comic Arts Festival, which saw jam leader and Black Church Brigadange game developer, Miguel Sternberg, moderate select comic artists and game developers from the project, is finally online! Check out this hour of mirth and insight now!

Dr. Nichole Pinkard's Keynote presentation from New Media Literacies conference

Click the adjacant image to see Dr. Pinkard's talk on the success of the Digital Youth Network program at the TIFF Nexus New Media Literacies Conference on April 20th. Her presentation is followed by an onstage conversation with Debbie Gordon, the director of the kidsmediacentre at Centennial College.

See the Youth New Media Literacy Jammers in Action

Click the adjacant image to watch a short documentary produced by Endless Films outlining the Youth New Media Literacy jam and the fantastic projects that came out of it!

Keynote: Leigh Alexander

Gaming culture is beginning to embrace the idea that it needs more diverse perspectives both on the player side as well as in game development, and there are many positive examples - yet it still has further to go. Find out the where and how by watching Leigh Alexander's keynote presentation from the TIFF Nexus Women in Film, Games and New Media conference that took place on Dec. 9th, 2011 in partnership with WIFT-T. Click to watch.

TIFF Nexus Locative Media Day keynote presentation

Design guru and author of Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design, Bill Buxton discusses how the three rules of digital are more-or-less the same as those for real-estate: location, location, location. Click the adjacent image to watch his entire presentation on Whereable Media now!



Last chance to see Constructed Land @ Interaccess

By: PeterK

There are only two more days remaining to see the Constructed Land installation at Interaccess. The project involves the representation and transformation of images taken from a weather-monitoring webcam installed

ACMI Presses Start on Game Masters Exhibition Today!

By: PeterK

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) kicks off its ambitious Game Masters exhibition today in Melbourne, Australia, where the young, but already prestigious institution will be celebrating the

kidsmediacentre kids got to demo amazing tech @ TIFF Kids

By: PeterK

Did you miss out and discovering TIFF Kids digiPlayspace? Well, Centennial College’s kidsmediacentre Kids’ Panel visited the TIFF Bell Lightbox last month during TIFF Kids and got a chance to

Indie Game: The Movie Opens May 25th @ the TIFF Bell Lightbox

By: PeterK

Fall in TIFF Nexus brothers and sisters, gaming aficionados, documentary-fans and all those in the mood for the new and the now, for the runaway documentary hit from Sundance and
Ms Conduct

LA Conduct: Difference Engine Game featured @ UCLA Game Art Festival

By: PeterK

Last week, Difference Engine participant Hannah Epstein and her unique Youtube-based game The Immoral Ms. Conduct were showcased at the UCLA Game Arts Festival in California, a two-day festival celebrating

Interactive Ontario’s INplay Conference Starts Tomorrow

By: PeterK

Interactive Ontario’s conference on digital kids content industries, INplay 2012, starts tomorrow at the Liberty Grand on the Toronto Exhibition Grounds, welcoming over 350+ attendees running the gamut of children’s

Seeking Digital Innovators, Movers and Shakers: Digifest 2012 Call for Speakers

By: PeterK

Digifest, Toronto’s international festival celebrating innovation and digital creativity is on track to return for the weekend of October 18th, 2012 and the call has been sent out for designers,

T.O. be jammin’ at TO Jam: The Sevening

By: PeterK

The seventh installment of the Toronto Independent Game Jam kicked off this morning with more then 400 brains brimming with game ideas registered to spend the entire weekend hashing out
Project Eggdrop screen

Project Roundup – New Media Literacy Jam

By: Mark Rabo

The Youth New Media Literacy Jam was five teams, 21 people (+awesome support folks), over three months, creating experimental new media experiences for youth ages 10-13. The projects reflect the

Pixels and Panels collide in this epic teaser for the Comics Vs. Games Showcase

By: PeterK

Thanks to the wicked editing skills of Aaron Van Domelen (who blew quite a few skulls with his uplifting mash-up trailer for the Studio Ghibli series at TIFF), as well