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2nd October 2013

Gamercamp Festival Announces 2013 Official Selections

GamerCampGamercamp festival director Jaime Woo has announced the 14 titles that were chosen from submissions from across North America and Europe, spanning a diverse range of genres and formats. The selections include many Canadian premieres, helping to establish both Toronto and Gamercamp as emerging players on the exhibition circuit.

“We’re very proud to be bringing these amazing games to Toronto,” says Woo. “This city is in love with games and it’s thrilling that Gamercamp attendees are among the first to play many of the games from our official selection and meet the developers behind them.”

The games for 2013 include:

  1. A Fishing Game With Actual Water – Francis Sheridan Paré – Montréal
  2. Captain Astronaut’s Last Hurrah
  3. Crypt of the NecroDancer – Brace Yourself Games – Vancouver
  4. Huskerball – KPD Games – Toronto
  5. Jazzpunk – Necrophone Games – Toronto
  6. Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime – Asteroid Base – Toronto
  7. Puzzle Axe – Trinome – Montreal
  8. Secrets of Raetikon
  9. SoundSelf
  10. Stanley Parable
  11. STARWHAL: Just the Tip – Breakfall – Canada
  12. Super TIME Force – Capy Games – Toronto
  13. Toto Temple – Juicy Beast – Canada
  14. Without Question – Damian Sommer and Dom2D – Montreal

Of the collection, Woo adds: “There is a game for everyone, whether they are a casual, occasional, or hardcore player; whether they are young or old; whether they identify as male or female. Gamercamp is a festival for anyone who plays games, even if they don’t consider themselves a gamer.”

Gamercamp is one of Canada’s largest games festivals and brings global talent to Toronto, and offers a full schedule of events for attendees. Over 2,000 people are expected to attend Gamercamp this year. Passes are on sale now – prices start at $15. Gamercamp takes place at Toronto’s Hotel Ocho this November 1st through 3rd.

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    8:54 am on October 2nd, 2013

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