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TCAF Director Chris Butcher talks Comics vs. Games 3D

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival's co-founder talks about once again taking over the Toronto Reference Library this weekend, and its collaborative work with video games, Comics vs. Games, now entering its third year - and the third dimension.

Meet Bit Bazaar, TCAF’s Physical Digital Games Marketplace

Last year, the organizers of the Toronto Comics Arts Festival (TCAF) began carving out a space for video games with the inaugural Comics vs. Games display. It went so well that they’re continuing the trend in 2013, filling out Comics vs. Games 2 with new panels, new collaborations, and – perhaps most importantly – a new location for the inaugural Bit Bazaar.

Games and art merge at Vector

Video games and traditional art collided at Toronto’s Vector Game + Art Convergence. Read on for Dork Shelf's run-down of the inaugural festival.

Cardboard Boot Camp: Analogue Video Games

By asking his students to create analogue versions of video games, OCAD instructor and indie game developer Benjamin Rivers forced them to look at games from a designer’s perspective rather than a player’s. See the results after the jump.