Hiring Happy Hour

When we heard about the recent layoffs in the industry, we put together a list of all the companies currently hiring and sent it out to everyone we knew. The positive response received from both studios and the community was amazing and overwhelming. Here is a link to that list: http://vancouversocialgames.com/jobs In light of how many [...]

Accounting for Games

Along with Frank the Accountant and the good people of Full Indie we are presenting a workshop on basic accounting for small games studios. Be aware, this is ENTRY level stuff.  We aren’t trying to make accountants out of you, we are trying to teach you how to keep proper records.  More will come later. [...]

VSG Meetup in Pictures

A big thanks to all those who showed up to the VSG Meetup last night! Drinks were drunk, business cards were swapped, and the Vancouver game scene got a bit more connected. A big thanks to the Revel room for making a specialty drink: the Zuck my Pincus, and allowing us to trash the place. [...]

Join Vancouver Social Games Executive Committee!

We’re looking to build an Executive Comitee Vancouver Social Games was an initiative pioneered by Tayber Voyer.  His objective was simple, connect the local social games community.  After only a couple of months the results have been stupendous. Between an active blog, packed meetups, jobs found, metrics shared and community built the response has been [...]

Consoles Are Dinosaurs with Mack Flavelle CEO of Compass Engine

Consoles Are Dinosaurs Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 7:00 PM (PT) Mozilla Offices (New location) #200 163 West Hastings http://www.eventbrite.com/event/1550947927 What is Consoles Are Dinosaurs? Consoles Are Dinosaurs is a one night party organized by me and my good friend Kristy Payie.  It’s a discussion of video games beyond the boundaries of consoles. We’ll have [...]