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Jim Munroe @nomediakings The Junction, Toronto

He/him. SF novelist/filmmaker. Narrative designer at @getsetgames. Co-founded @handeyesociety, now @gameartsnetwork. Designed IF tool https://t.co/gwDRcNiDLp.

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Joined Twitter 10/15/13


@molleindustria @vectorpoem My kid's spent over $100 over the last few years, but I would say it's worth it. The ki… https://t.co/dDajySjOjc @molleindustria We spent 30 min where she interior decorated my room in her house with my input. There's lots of "f… https://t.co/C1fcG3ESHh @molleindustria My kid played Fashion Frenzy for several years. It's dress-up and role play. She's more into playin… https://t.co/dQl1vkQT8l
7/16
2020
Happy to be a consulting partner on this new AGO programming. https://t.co/tFY9g9N0Lm
7/15
2020
Who are your favourite Canadian game devs and studios outside Montreal, Toronto & Vancouver? I’m doing research fo… https://t.co/4mLq3ZEhHt
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7/14
2020
@mistertodd That's so sweet!
7/10
2020
@davidmpickett @JuhanaIF thanks for trying it out! I hear what you're saying on the indentation.I'm playing around with this cool tool for creating narrative games called Texture (made by @nomediakings and… https://t.co/IGmZL7HLzI
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7/9
2020
Solace State, our cyberpunk social impact game, is looking for a game writer. Paid hourly contract position, Ontari… https://t.co/8Q7UABIEQV
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5/29
2020
I watched @UploadOnPrime recently and enjoyed it. Reminds me a little of a book I read years ago, 'Everyone in Sili… https://t.co/dHM0I6cmYY
Retweeted by Jim MunroeAnother collaboration with @nomediakings but this time I went first. Yesterday I spent an hour doing a quick painti… https://t.co/oNLBk7dno2
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5/26
2020
Watched a few episodes of Amazon's new show Upload. I wonder if any of those folks read @nomediakings's Everyone in… https://t.co/9DxO7X66wD
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5/24
2020
I did a little collaboration with @nomediakings today. He took 1h to write a game, I did a 1h speed painting afterw… https://t.co/JexBw9jbyV
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5/18
2020
If you're interested in interactive fiction tools or want to hang with open source folks you might want to check ou… https://t.co/fIOwZIYdaJ
4/29
2020
The online Museum of Multiplayer Art is open. Conceptual chatrooms! Post-post-net art! Roleplay! cybersex! Secrets!… https://t.co/XzXJmpI6qi
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4/19
2020
I have been rereading @nomediakings and @salgood and Shannon Gerrard's post rapture comics this week. The vibe feel… https://t.co/WeXY5vmM3O
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4/14
2020
@jollmann1 @tflo I like that you're keeping track via -- what do you even call that? Slashes? Prison wall days? Any… https://t.co/PuP8vh3zqsHello Twitter, I am hardly ever on here but want to grab a cyberdrink after work? Use this dorky service to book a… https://t.co/DWGaWaIP4t
4/10
2020
@rjlackie that's cool! Love to see what you could make with my tool https://t.co/2tS0ovs6kk .
2/6
2020
Nineteen years ago, Taddle Creek published a short story by @nomediakings Jim Munroe about the far-off future year… https://t.co/LMctp3Nib1
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1/25
2020
Hey twitter! We have an opening for a ⭐️Narrative Designer ⭐️ on our project! Permanent, full-time, onsite in T… https://t.co/M447pDxiwn
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1/24
2020
Our fifth annual roundup of Videogame Arts Around the World is online with almost 30 images from international cura… https://t.co/qKjJYVzZLd
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1/9
2019
After decades of viewing the world through an anarchist lens, my perspective is shifting: https://t.co/XGxFi4fze5I'm on @nomediakings' podcast "The joy of being wrong". We talk about utopia, mid-career changes, conservatism. I… https://t.co/Ef0Oco2jy9
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12/18
2019
#DigitalCreativity >As part of #NoviembreElectrónico the Embassy supported #GameOn! with the participation of Canad… https://t.co/MTAMqxuRyO
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12/3
2019
#Toronto! Our director @VividFoundry is leading a FREE workshop on prototyping choice-driven games at Oakwood Villa… https://t.co/Z8VsHbWBwY
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11/21
2019
One of my favourite game arts events, Berlin's @AMazeFest , lost its funding and is doing a Kickstarter… https://t.co/NvZZ9SHtnU
11/16
2019
#WordPlay Day 2 is upon us! Interactive fiction with @TextureWriter, queer performance, disco LARP, and procgen poe… https://t.co/8FxFvav7mr
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11/10
2019
@JasonRTBond yes pls, running linux mint over here
10/28
2019
Finally watched @joningold's excellent @AdvXConf talk and when he finished with the exhortation "Let's make some sp… https://t.co/1EwlJjJVN3
10/22
2019
WordPlay 2019 Game Showcase of Writerly Games! https://t.co/4KoeMj3kF0 Really enjoyed Animalia, American Election b… https://t.co/sVHOcsvDFu @saltyhorse hi! I no longer have the source code for it unfortunately!
10/16
2019
Hi @TheVTran ! Enjoying your fashion talk at #fullindiesummit . My kid was obsessed by this game for ages and it's… https://t.co/SgYhWJeoL9
9/28
2019
if you are in Toronto checkout this fab series of free workshops this fall by the Multiversity Collective… https://t.co/p4ZpmDNJm4
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9/26
2019
@SaganYee @Robin_B @Palomadawkins small correction: Dan's with @finishlinegames, I'm with @getsetgames !
9/25
2019
If anyone wants me, I'll be here tonight with @nomediakings @Robin_B @Palomadawkins and Dan Posner from… https://t.co/qD6BWJEcUY
Retweeted by Jim MunroeA packed house for the first Multiversity Collective event! @doctorow and @MadelineAshby are kicking it off and fre… https://t.co/BQIkb06un8
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9/24
2019
Ten short stories of the future make up our TORONTO 2033 panel. Editor @nomediakings and digital artist Mathew Borr… https://t.co/s5cpprkAVt
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9/22
2019
Toronto! We are launching our international event strategy guide for indies one week today at an event featuring… https://t.co/PTR0R0eBVm
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9/17
2019
@Nalo_Hopkinson @OlavRokne @doctorow @emilypohlweary or @hillarypredko or @leeborg who are writing a manifesto abou… https://t.co/k2mjhDk3LW
9/16
2019
@PeterKapow @mmadnesstiff See you tomorrowwwwwww!Toronto, Sept 23: "Seeding Utopias & Resisting Dystopias" Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre, a panel with… https://t.co/Iv8oZSnLk4
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9/14
2019
Delighted to show off the full program for our political sci-fi event series happening weekly this Fall at the… https://t.co/ct9URyHxF1
9/8
2019
@cogdog @sleslie @BryanAlexander @fncll how so?
7/27
2019
A sci-fi story by @merkyywaters about the odd subway altercations that @ttchelps might hear about in 14 years:… https://t.co/G8X96nbmKw
7/23
2019
@emilyamacrae Hi Emily! I hear from @theurbangeog you know lots about the Toronto Public Library's history!
7/22
2019
If you pushed Philip K. Dick off the Island Ferry, Paul Hong's enigmatic story might float to the surface. "NEPTUNE… https://t.co/7UTjJffEou
6/24
2019
@dylan_reid the horror
6/22
2019
Happy Monday! Do you have a game you’ve been working on? Want it shown to a sold-out event with hundreds of people… https://t.co/jB8xK8ajXj
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6/17
2019
I've written another Fallow Year essay, this time about parenting and other nurturing roles. There's an accompanyin… https://t.co/ZE1gAyCmEr
6/16
2019
The multi-talented @gollydrat's excellent story "SWork Day" is available to read this month!… https://t.co/QF7rkOhI6c
6/13
2019
One week left to get your pitches in for Wayward Kindred! If you've been thinking about pitching NOW IS THE TIME. W… https://t.co/DGLNFJoPoR
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6/3
2019
Much love for @TorontoComics open public fest from @bcholmesdotorg on #Wiscon43 panel on #ComicsPublishing !
5/25
2019
What's up Wisconsin, I'm coming atcha for @WisConSF3 next week with 🍁 pals @HillaryPredko @nomediakings! ✈️ 1st tim… https://t.co/LiNMYh6Zrg
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5/17
2019
NOW SEEKING SUBMISSIONS for Wayward Kindred, a collection of comics about monstrous families. Submissions are open… https://t.co/dbxV90pOrd
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5/8
2019
@ProfessrCelestr @TextureWriter @Babycastles @personalityEAPP You're welcome! Myself and @JuhanaIF are glad you're… https://t.co/jyTxVhLoF4
5/6
2019
A new Fallow Year Essay, THE LIMITS OF SELF-DISCIPLINE. Among other things, why we should question the dichotomy of… https://t.co/cuZkPT81JV
5/4
2019
The dark and brilliant mind of Peter Watts emitted a story about how Google use might lead to some serious indigest… https://t.co/RLWRn2QOw0
5/2
2019
"If a person’s behavior doesn’t make sense to you, it is because you are missing a part of their context." --> Lov… https://t.co/9qnc6LOP6o
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4/29
2019
Toot toot! After the Beaches are flooded and renamed Lakeside, you can catch a TTC ferry at the R.C. Harris Water T… https://t.co/cVD4BJMkxK
4/15
2019
@Butlerewhon once there was a Subway crash and people were evaced through this exit, I have been told.
4/14
2019
@JMPerkins ha ha I interpreted it a "creative".
4/5
2019
@JMPerkins hey cool we should meet up!
4/3
2019
@MrAlexBethke I mean I get that they're putting against the assumption it'll be hollow, but I'm putting this in the "too direct"categoryDid you know avocados are a berry? And that the discourse around Millennial entitlement is some 2X bullshit? 🥑=💩 https://t.co/qQlsKrip93I played the shit out of BreadShop when I was a kid. https://t.co/Dkygrccabr
3/31
2019
"Adam Driver using common items incorrectly" seems to be a favourite theme amongst photographers. https://t.co/185oqbaqIo
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3/24
2019
@bryinlyin yes pls
3/23
2019
@bertarcher it's my favourite one!
3/19
2019
@MrAlexBethke @misterbigpants This is the beginning of an ARG, isn't it
3/18
2019
@MrAlexBethke You shouldn't have given away that lower case f so quickly, you needed it.
3/17
2019
Organize game arts culture? Wanna hang out & conspire in Buenos Aires with likeminded peeps from all over the globe? https://t.co/WG8tAbo8GH
2/23
2019
"But... money!" – this is the kind of thing you want your local cultural institution or embassy to fund! GAIA will… https://t.co/tvShsQ2hMz
Retweeted by Jim MunroeFebruary 28th is the deadline to apply for the first Game Arts International Assembly, taking place in Buenos Aires… https://t.co/lXNwRPAtvX
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2/21
2019
@molleindustria *blush*She's based on my nana ✊👵 https://t.co/pMdTWstbHM20 years ago today, my first novel Flyboy Action Figure Comes with Gasmask was launched. If you're nostalgic for '9… https://t.co/Eu6kHEZgq4My latest essay: https://t.co/9EMk5m8Gzt “Anxiety is the handmaiden of creativity” ― T.S. Eliot https://t.co/sgFLJ3bP7n
2/15
2019
At last I can share the cover of my new novel (coming in Sept.!), along with a teaser from the first chapter. It's… https://t.co/eTHwsG1k0n
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2/13
2019
@LorenzoPilia I am enjoying your yellow tweets, aka your yeets.
2/9
2019
🥰 https://t.co/Iom3cjCbCA @katbuilt @TextureWriter @InterAccessTO Thanks for coming out! Wanted to say, if that stuff about systems was inter… https://t.co/MohRMgFBAh
2/8
2019
"The artist has created a new image: a bird-headed man falling with an erection backward into ecstasy." Robert Bly,… https://t.co/1Tf4H2TBJ7Really excited to be taking this Interactive Writing with @TextureWriter workshop tonight led by @nomediakings at… https://t.co/SkaWN9141T
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2/7
2019
Excited to hang out with international game pals in South America! https://t.co/QKycOVlMBy
2/1
2019
Great to hear! 20 years old, that one! https://t.co/2hmHn837Yo
1/22
2019
Ephemeralicious https://t.co/8RgtbWRJb7
1/14
2019
@alduc It's available at the @SpacingStore in Toronto and online at https://t.co/EGnrOVySTx -- no plans for bookstore distro.
1/9
2019
This month @KarlSchroeder's #toronto2033 story about an urban planner, mobsters, and a rather unique ravine is avai… https://t.co/yISA6chkvFI'll basically buy anything with a @MadelineAshby, @KarlSchroeder, or Peter Watts story in it. I have all of Jim Mu… https://t.co/pFHjtZ6Jlx
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1/8
2019
Hear some of us #Toronto2033 folks talk about the project. https://t.co/TQBwJisusm
1/7
2018
@Annaleen @nature Want!
12/9
2018
Contemplating the future at @Spacing's #Toronto2033 book launch! https://t.co/uTVEBr6trQ
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12/7
2018
we just launched the open call for next year's Now Play This: we're looking for games about community. as always, l… https://t.co/2UDZvBIWeV
Retweeted by Jim Munroe#Toronto2033 is launching tomorrow! https://t.co/nTM4F3bkER Thanks for the writeup @thekeenanwire ! @MrAlexBethke This tweet perfectly matches your twitter avatar!
12/5
2018
I loved working on #Toronto2033. It combines a bunch of my passions: near-term futurism, climate change speculatio… https://t.co/6GdmKSfY4g
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12/4
2018
I've been enjoying this weird fun free game! https://t.co/Zm7T1ovPEI
12/3
2018
Gonna be honest: story is a barely veiled attempt to encourage legislative reform ☂️ Was also sick of #canlit where… https://t.co/TR5MVDj7FJ
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11/30
2018

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