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Sunday, July 20 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Exploring the Platformer: From Super Mario Bros to Battleblock Theatre

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What makes the platformer such a compelling genre of game? Super Mario Bros. popularized it and it's never gone away since, making the jump from 2D to 3D and back again.

Speakers
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Bob Chipman

Producer
Popularly known as “MovieBob,” Bob Chipman is a film-critic, games journalist and pop-culture commentator from Boston, Massachusetts. He is the creator and star of “The Game OverThinker,” “Escape to The Movies” and “The Big Picture.” His work has appeared on ScrewAttack, The Escapist, Blip and elsewhere.
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Gaijin Goombah

Producer, The Game Theorists
After a two year stay living and working in Japan, Gaijin Goombah came home to the U.S. with the idea of explaining multiculturalism to the world through the medium of video games in his show Game Exchange. He started out with a large focus on the birthplace of many of the best games in existence, Japan, but has since moved on to many other areas of the world including the Middle East, Europe, and South America. After growing... Read More →


Sunday July 20, 2014 10:00am - 11:00am
Chedoke A Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's

Attendees (22)