Call for volunteers: Play Your Story

DMG and Rexdale Community Health Centre are putting on a four-week game-making workshop, and we’d love your help.

July 11, 2014

DMG and Rexdale Community Health Centre are putting on a four-week game-making workshop! 10 youth will be crafting their very first video games about health, wellness, and personal experiences.

We need volunteers to come give short presentations and hands-on help!

Where: Rexdale Community Health Centre Satellite, 2267 Islington Avenue. Carpooling from Bento Miso.
When: Tuesdays 4pm-7pm

July 29

Week 1: Introduction to personal games and game-making

Volunteers: intro to game-mechanics, thinking about video games, personal games, paper prototyping, brainstorming ideas

August 5

Week 2: Art and visual design. Using photoshop, free art software, pixel art, other possibilities for visual design.

August 12

Week 3: Intro to programming, using Stencyl

August 19

Week 4: Sound design and continuing programming, locating free sound effects, recording, Stencyl

On August 26 there will be a showcase of all the games created and everyone is invited to come play!

Contact Kaitlin or Kara if you’re interested in helping out!