Category Archives: Events

TOJam 2013 and Happy Island

It’s been a bit over a week since TOJam happened, and therefore I’m overdue on blogging about my experience there this year. My friend Karl and I participated as “Team Water-Rock”, putting together a game that was originally supposed to be about getting people to work together but ended up simply being an escort mission. […]

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District 60 Toastmasters post-conference report

This weekend just past was the annual spring conference for District 60 Toastmasters. I was on the conference committee with the responsibility of organizing the workshops part of the conference programme, and on top of that ran a workshop myself on the subject of creative Table Topics. As someone who had responsibility for how the […]

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Ad Astra 2013 post-convention report

Ah, I promised on Twitter I’d have this up last week, didn’t I? Well, finalizing things for the District 60 spring conference got in the way, sorry. Anyway, here we go with my postmortem on the games department for this year’s Ad Astra convention.

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Haters Gonna Eight

There once was a little event where people from around Toronto came together to make games. It was called TOJam, and much fun was had by the participants. Years and years later, TOJam has become one of Toronto’s big, annual game development events! 2013 marks the eighth TOJam, and the third time that I’ll be […]

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Ad Astra 2013

It’s Ad Astra this weekend, so I’ll be fairly busy. This is my sixth year of running gaming for the convention. I have a lot of fun here, even though I’ve had my fair share of troubles managing my department. This year has been no different in that regard, but the problems I’ve faced this […]

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