Our programs provide accessible space, instruction and mentorship for diverse game makers.We are a not-for-profit and couldn't do it without your support!
Membership is open to all, and we offer a dues-free option.
We offer a wide range of free events, workshops, resources and services to our community and membership:
Tuesday, October, 15
GMing Club 04: Dungeon World
Always wanted to run a tabletop RPG? Come learn a new game with the DMG community!
Wednesday, October, 16
Save the date on behalf of your spooky teen monster!
Thursday, October, 24
Writing Text-Based Horror Games
Kaitlin Tremblay and Natalie Zina Walschots will discuss what you need to know to write and design games that will scare the crap out of players.
Wednesday, October, 30
Tabletop Game Night 04: Dungeon World
Join us for fun night of roleplaying with our freshly minted Dungeon World GMs!
Wearable Game Controllers: Halloween Edition
Come make wearable game controllers out of vampire capes, witches' hats, and zombie bandages!
Thursday, November, 7
Intro to Typography for Indie Games
In this practical and info-packed lecture, designer Nate Davis will demystify typography and typesetting for games.
Saturday, November, 9
November Speaker Social
Join us for our monthly speaker social and hear about cool new games by members of our community.
Saturday, December, 14
December Speaker Social
Saturday, January, 11
January Speaker Social
Saturday, October, 12
Wednesday, September, 25
Open RPG Gaming Night
Always wanted to try playing a roleplaying game like Dungeons and Dragons? Come enjoy a relaxed, beginner-friendly night of gaming, with DMG members facilitating and running rpgs, gm-less storytelling and worldbuilding games, and more!
Thursday, August, 15
Wednesday, August, 14
Broadcasting Play: A Panel on Podcasting and Streaming RPGs
Join local RPG streamers and podcasters as they discuss the shift of tabletop gaming to the public realm, and how the worlds of theatre and gaming are colliding to create new forms of performance and play.
Wednesday, July, 24
Storytelling Game Night
Join Shel Kahn for an evening spent playing Night Forest, a ritual game of candles and gentle storytelling prompts.
Dames Making Games is a not-for-profit videogame arts organization founded in Toronto in 2012. We run a wide range of programs and events for women, nonbinary, femme and queer folks interested in games. We support our membership by providing production space, education, advocacy, archiving, resource sharing and more collaborative practices.
Your support has a huge impact on our sustainability and the creative freedom on our members!
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