Pixelle Profile: Jessica Rose Marcotte

by Tanya X. Short When researching Jessica Rose Marcotte, you can find something along these lines: Jessica Rose Marcotte is a writer and editor currently completing a Masters in Creative Writing at Concordia University. She is the managing editor for Matrix

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by Charlotte Fisher, Pixelles Game Jam Coordinator Only a week ago, TAG members and I were buzzing around, preparing for GAMERella, a girl game jam which targeted women and first-time game makers (though everyone was welcome to participate). We sat

The Future of Romance in Games

by Yeti Despite being a long time gamer, I am still very new and fresh to the actual gaming industry itself and all its inner workings. So, I was incredibly excited when I was asked if I wanted to attend

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by Lana Polansky The usual protocol when transgressing through a Nerd Threshold is to naturally assume that “normal” people think they know what you’re up to, and they don’t much approve of it. Once inside, say, a convention or a

Fascination With the Measured

by Charlotte Fisher What do hardcore surveillance and video games have in common? Jen Whitson knows, and it’s not what you’d expect. The theme of the first day of MIGS seemed to be all about metrics and monetization. Jen Whitson

Chasing the Carrot

by Lana Polansky Around 6:00 pm, after the last talk I attended stopped a bit short, I sat down with a friend and a new acquaintance and chatted, keeping my eye out for custodial staff. I had heard the word

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