NOTE: Schedule is tentative and incomplete, and programming is subject to change.


Interactive And Games Conference — Friday, October 17 starting at 9:30 am

Calling all game developers, interactive designers, digital creatives, and artists!

Exploring the intersection between interactivity, games, and culture with informative talks. Last year included presentations from organizations like Mozilla, National Film Board, Sony, OCAD, George Brown, and game studios like DrinkBox, Capy, Get Set, and Uken on the future of interactive and games media.


Gamercamp Pop-Up Arcade — Saturday, October 18 and Sunday, October 19 from 10:00 am to 7:30 pm

It’s time to bring the arcade back!

Gamercamp again transforms Hotel Ocho into a massive arcade for the weekend filling four floors (yes, including the rooms and suites) with games!

The Gamercamp Arcade is an inclusive, family-friendly event that acts as a love letter to anyone who enjoys games. Discover your next favourite game among our Official Selections, a number of cool independent games from across North America. See the latest tech in our Next-Gen Showcase featuring schools from across Toronto. Plus, check out our special Kids Zone with games specifically for kids!


Gamercamp Pop-Up Arcade After Dark (19+) — Saturday, October 18 ONLY at 8:00 pm

Enjoy food, music, a fine selection of beers, wines, and spirits and our pop-up arcade at our night version of the Pop-Up Arcade.