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[Toronto, CANADA] Gamercamp has announced its official
selections for the 2013 festival.
Monday, Gamercamp festival
director Jaime Woo shared the 14 titles that were
chosen from submissions from across North America and Europe,
spanning a diverse range of genres and formats. The selections
include many Canadian premieres, helping to establish both Toronto
and Gamercamp as emerging players on the exhibition circuit.
"We're very proud to be bringing these amazing games to
Toronto," says Woo. "This city is in love with games and it's
thrilling that Gamercamp attendees are among the first to play many
of the games from our official selection and meet the developers
The games for 2013 include: A Fishing Game With Actual Water,
Captain Astronaut’s Last Hurrah, Crypt of the NecroDancer,
Huskerball, Jazzpunk, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, Puzzle Axe,
Secrets of Raetikon, SoundSelf, Stanley Parable, STARWHAL: Just the
Tip, Super TIME Force, Toto Temple, and Without Question. Of the
collection, Woo adds: "There is a game for everyone, whether they
are a casual, occasional, or hardcore player; whether they are
young or old; whether they identify as male or female. Gamercamp is
a festival for anyone who plays games, even if they don't consider
themselves a gamer."
Gamercamp is one of Canada’s largest games festivals and
brings global talent to Toronto. Over 2,000 people are expected to
attend Gamercamp this year. Passes are on sale now, starting at
$15, and available at Gamercamp.ca.