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POC in Play @pocinplay United Kingdom

Creating initiatives & events to amplify the visibility & inclusion of People of Colour in the UK video games industry. Supported by @ustwogames. #IamPOCinPlay

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Joined Twitter 11/12/18


Vote. Vote. Vote. Educate yourself and use that gift given to you by your grandparents/parents/ancestors and vote.… https://t.co/sYjar5POHY
Retweeted by POC in PlayUK friends, make sure to get out and vote today. Your voice matters! #GE2019 https://t.co/tGIrad7JjE
Retweeted by POC in PlayOk, tricky one, can twitter friends help? We’re looking for a Computer Vision engineer to join LoveShark. Someone… https://t.co/fmaEFavHwQ
Retweeted by POC in PlayIf you're a woman aged between 18-24 and play games (any game!), please reach out. I'd love to speak with you. :) https://t.co/cv5S93gFz8
Retweeted by POC in PlayDon't forget #gamedev #animation #vfx folks in Middlesbrough & the North East @pocinplay @ThisIsLITNE @WOMGNE are h… https://t.co/xieSObS7m8
Retweeted by POC in PlayUK friends, make sure to get out and vote today. Your voice matters! #GE2019 https://t.co/tGIrad7JjE
12/12
2019
We're in the exciting stage of casting the VO for our next game and are looking for 2 roles: 1) A male, mid 50s so… https://t.co/nIq7WdfzuV
Retweeted by POC in Play#IamPOCinPlay fam, here are a couple of cool job opportunities for any of you voiceover artists out there! https://t.co/eJxhyvB9ZMHey Twitter fam! The Xbox Research team is conducting research on what gamers need and want from character creator… https://t.co/s3qrgJpNQ6
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12/11
2019
Don't forget to book your ticket for Thursday! Show of hands who is wearing their most festive of clothes at Divers… https://t.co/3nq5AgKxpK
Retweeted by POC in PlayIn Jan 2020, we’re launching Black Girl Fest Academy, a free 7-month programme in association with Today at Apple &… https://t.co/FPykgzei9v
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12/10
2019
We're looking to hear stories about your favourite games. 👀 Especially, if you're a woman aged between 18-24 and/or… https://t.co/5UWYRr3sd7
Retweeted by POC in PlayThis Thursday, it's incredibly important to vote. So, I'm launching a massive #GamechangersGiveaway, with 200 GAMES… https://t.co/INo8vCA0DY
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12/9
2019
@blackgirlgamers x @nnesaga PRESENTS: GAMER GIRLS BIGHT IN w/ @facebook Gamer Girls Night In is the UK's first Wo… https://t.co/p2CaJkO8Z8
Retweeted by POC in Play✨ Signal boost ✨ Vietnamese voice talent, get on it! 👇🏾 | #VoiceOver #VOGigs https://t.co/uuoV9G9I4I
Retweeted by POC in PlayProud to be part of @WOMGNE, @pocinplay & @ThisIsLITNE Diversmass Bash! 🎄😘 https://t.co/NXrCo8XcD1
Retweeted by POC in PlayWe see similar norms within games. When POC are in what are meant to be progressive spaces and seats at the table,… https://t.co/00XicNgQAhAnother great speech from @LennyHenry. People forget that talking about diversity is exhausting & scary. They think… https://t.co/jpdO5Gduo6
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12/7
2019
Nominate yourself. I was part of Ensemble 2018 and couldn't believe the company I was in. Please don't self-filter… https://t.co/BnDf9SkXx4
Retweeted by POC in PlayI talk a lot about the privilege my Western name and Irish accent gives me - hiding the fact I’m a person of colour… https://t.co/GC5dhCB6w7
Retweeted by POC in Play*Get. 😬Got on this if you want a career in games animation #IamPOCinPlayfam! A summer internship with a team that has wo… https://t.co/1FsGG0vDCGWhat are you waiting for? Whether it’s you or someone you know, just do it. In 2018 I saw the exhibition with some… https://t.co/JzutjLxc1j
Retweeted by POC in PlayNew writing opp shouting out for marginalised voices. Radio play shorts made with pro voice actors. Great project b… https://t.co/QtljzWIYlT
Retweeted by POC in Play @Oh_MySamm It's white people impersonating people of colour. That's the definition of the term. Just because it's o… https://t.co/sm25z95qJq @foodbythebite1 Exactly this. It looks good, but isn't followed through with actual inclusion.
12/6
2019
Hire writers of colour. Hire the correct representation to voice characters. It’s a no brainer. Yes inform yourselv… https://t.co/f43ZbZ1iad
Retweeted by POC in PlayHuge announcement! Not only do they allow you to fly between the stars, but now they are allowing us, @WOMGNE &… https://t.co/EQru6dyZrV
Retweeted by POC in Play @ThisIsLITNE @WOMGNE @CCPGames 🙌🏽💜3 out of 4 of those actors should have been PoC. This was a missed opportunity to get it right. https://t.co/OVJnXvbXVuGame devs please don't do this. Cast your brown & Black characters with brown & Black actors. Giving POC roles to… https://t.co/yBG4eqLUrF
12/5
2019
If I know you and we've spoken, you'll get an email from me at some point today. If we haven't spoken before, feel… https://t.co/AqkSrDrOn0
Retweeted by POC in PlayAnimation academic @asianastroboy was behind an event which aims to help improve diversity in the games industry… https://t.co/WWJOqCkr9h
Retweeted by POC in Play @jim_unwin @blackgirlgamers @JamesWallis 👋🏿 Happy to refer you to many!As an actor who fits the leading man ‘type’ in all ways seemingly apart from the fact that racially I don’t fit in… https://t.co/HVKiprQ8oV
Retweeted by POC in PlayThis is tonight! We hope to see many of you for our last meetup of the year. 🎄🎉 https://t.co/Vv9yH8fQJgHad the honour of filming this a few weeks back with this BRILLIANT group of kids. They're all so so smart, funny a… https://t.co/VurVi2uo3T
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12/4
2019
@ChellaRamanan is really incredible for running @pocinplay for over a year, opening up new opportunities for folks… https://t.co/ayN5H08fZl
Retweeted by POC in PlayHey, it's international disabled persons day! The world we live in isn't designed for everyone, but it could be. W… https://t.co/rzFOEzpdQN
Retweeted by POC in PlayReally pleased to be a part of this special issue, amongst so many industry legends!! :-D https://t.co/R5Ihw8uciY
Retweeted by POC in PlayPutting this together as a thank you to everyone who has been involved with Game On events over the past year. Lo… https://t.co/2vCAv2Y4LY
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12/3
2019
My GCAP19 Presentation is online! Designing from the Heart https://t.co/xVv3V8OGjv via @YouTube
Retweeted by POC in Play @BreakinBahiyya @NetspeakGames Of course!The team at @NetspeakGames are looking to hear stories about your favourite games.👀 Especially, if you're a woman… https://t.co/o21nYNqA1t
12/2
2019
This one really gets to me 11yrs ago I got my first industry job as a junior animator - not in AAA, not in London… https://t.co/TEJTNhiX6O
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11/30
2019
Hey folks in my latest piece I analyze how & why Pokemon is legitimately 1 of the few RPGs I've played & really fel… https://t.co/QusnBKXbYK
Retweeted by POC in PlayWe have one more @pocinplay London meet-up before the holidays! On Wednesday 4th December @ 7pm @ustwogames 🥳RSVP… https://t.co/e24wMcpJ3SOh hey, so the utterly fabulous @Chechosaurus interviewed me and the spectacular @geekybaking about diversity, incl… https://t.co/frVEnwck4F
Retweeted by POC in PlayApplications for our programs at GDC 2020 close tomorrow (11/29)! If you've applied in previous years and weren't s… https://t.co/qnhor6plkf
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11/29
2019
@pocinplay @Level2Select @lucydoesarts @chris_goodyear https://t.co/zLoq0EZggB
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11/28
2019
Thanks to everyone who came to @pocinplay North last week. It was great to see so many faces from diverse backgroun… https://t.co/yu44fVreZ4
Retweeted by POC in Playso this is the project i've been working on for the better part of this year! glass house games is a brand new ga… https://t.co/pzsVbObYzo
Retweeted by POC in PlayWe can't believe the amazing turnout and response to the POC in Play North launch event last week! 💙 It was incred… https://t.co/3CwligHPUU
11/27
2019
If you tweet me proof that you've registered to vote, I'll choose one person tomorrow and send them ANY game of the… https://t.co/g1zZa5NfCM
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11/26
2019
Shoutout to Nintendo making more brown characters in their games! I think its really amazing they are making them m… https://t.co/3YRpKR6iV9
Retweeted by POC in PlayWe are delighted to be partnering with @ThisIsLITNE and @pocinplay on the Diversmass Bash! Come and join us. 🍾… https://t.co/PHGBDgExQ5
Retweeted by POC in PlayListen to BAFTA Award winning producer Des Gayle chat to Shay Thompson about Tetris battles with his mum, tough tim… https://t.co/ey8UbxpcF0
Retweeted by POC in PlayReally enjoyed meeting everyone at @pocinplay on Friday. Lovely environment, great snacks, good chats. See you all soon. s
Retweeted by POC in PlayI am looking for writers and artists of Arab/Middle Eastern/North African heritage for a potential TTRPG project fo… https://t.co/mYzEIh6FKj
Retweeted by POC in Play @AnnaLatchman 🧡Going to @pocinplay on Friday was just what I needed to get through these deadlines 💪 I am full of love and gratitude
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11/25
2019
Quick ✨ thread ✨ on NECESSARY soft skills for professional artists that are more important and specific than "be nice"
Retweeted by POC in PlayHad a really nice time at last night's @pocinplay meetup. We're meeting more & more talented people transitioning i… https://t.co/5GBBRRvZqV
Retweeted by POC in PlayHey yall! These scholarship applications are still open until Dec 5! You don't need to be a CS major! Gaming includ… https://t.co/IWbtNLlKaH
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11/23
2019
This was so good! Thanks for enlightening me as to the high revenue, low profile world of eSports!!!!… https://t.co/FjF3Zn0rlD
Retweeted by POC in PlayI had a wonderful time at the first @PoCinPlay North event in @BohoOne yesterday evening. It was a great turn out a… https://t.co/ZhSaj3N6fV
Retweeted by POC in PlayIf you missed out on the event last night, don't fret! We have our monthly London meetup tonight from 7pm. Make n… https://t.co/LZJMSm5DUiThank you to everyone who came out to our @pocinplay North event last night by @asianastroboy. We're so glad we got… https://t.co/uv0LzepaReCalling all #LGBTQ #POC #womenintech we have exciting tidings to bring! On the 12th December we are back, and we ar… https://t.co/dJkmXTYdTa
Retweeted by POC in PlayWe had a brilliant time at @pocinplay North last night! Wonderful lineup of speakers in different stages of their c… https://t.co/MG0412eNNS
Retweeted by POC in PlayGDC is a career-making event for many. It's also incredibly challenging for many creators of color to get access. H… https://t.co/eHvW7iIqMt
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11/22
2019
Had an amazing time meeting everyone at @pocinplay . Thanks for coming 👍 https://t.co/RK0yewJucP
Retweeted by POC in PlayThanks everyone for the great turnout At @pocinplay north, some great talks from Wei Yong, Darren Yeoman & Frederic… https://t.co/BUCRlJfA4d
Retweeted by POC in PlayDoes your studio have leftover 2019 sponsorship budget? Why not help the @PixellesMtl GDC Scholarship program for m… https://t.co/DQpopTB7Qz
Retweeted by POC in Play🤩 https://t.co/FhHRzzH9vV
Retweeted by POC in PlayVery privileged to attend the first @PoCinPlay North event in @BohoOne this evening. Great speakers and a great gro… https://t.co/iXHDjVg0X2
Retweeted by POC in Play @StevenTaarland @asianastroboy @FlashdeckAnim @cubicmotion Thank you for taking the time to join us. We hope you ha… https://t.co/dbi0iqtXcZVery pleased to announce that we have launched a brand new @azoomeekids experience on iOS and Android! Now faster,… https://t.co/B99aXkpIev
Retweeted by POC in PlayOmg this is the best. So proud to see @pocinplay North event happening 🥳🥳🥳 Diversity beyond London matters ✊🏿✊🏾✊🏽✊🏼… https://t.co/H9HwS3V6mL
Retweeted by POC in PlayGreat to be involved in the @pocinplay North event in @MbroDigital Boho 1 tonight with @TeesUniSCEDT and… https://t.co/ZtSD2WdkiA
Retweeted by POC in PlayHuge turnout at @pocinplay North with @FlashdeckAnim from @cubicmotion up first! https://t.co/kKlcTv2F6G
Retweeted by POC in PlayThe turnout is EPIC at @pocinplay North!! https://t.co/5eIlN5Zopu
Retweeted by POC in PlayFantastic to be at @pocinplay North 😍 https://t.co/kNEBWmUaIN
Retweeted by POC in PlayNorth representing @pocinplay https://t.co/w6Acvmu0N4
Retweeted by POC in PlayCubic Motion’s #LeadAnimator, @FlashdeckAnim will be speaking at @pocinplay North this evening! He’s worked on seve… https://t.co/UxnAo4PdXH
Retweeted by POC in Play @lucydoesarts https://t.co/RWyomrQfSTReally excited for @pocinplay North tonight!! Please excuse me looking like a tired mess, I'm doing a Montreal to M… https://t.co/qJZi0QebSt
Retweeted by POC in PlayDarren will be a guest speaker at the first @pocinplay North event in Middlesbrough tonight. Hope to see you there!… https://t.co/4DEb7Rr26S
Retweeted by POC in PlayTODAY on https://t.co/NkJ71quT6f Thu 21st Nov @pocinplay Middlesbrough https://t.co/g1Y6DLVCEs
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11/21
2019
🚨 last remaining tickets for friday's @leveluplinkup! 🚨 we're chatting all things esports with @aliciavd94 looki… https://t.co/TIrr16QyDk
Retweeted by POC in PlayJunior gigs and more opportunities going at @hellogames #IamPOCinPlay @pocinplay fam get on this👇🏾 https://t.co/M6V4Y2w7Dg
Retweeted by POC in Play @abhayram @asianastroboy Excited to meet you! Also extra thanks to @asianastroboy for organising food. :)Tomorrow the @pocinplay - North event is happening in Middleborough! There are a handful of us scattered across the… https://t.co/wka3A5LHK8
Retweeted by POC in PlayI make space for myself in areas even if I’m not welcome because I’m passionate about what I do and I’ll be damned… https://t.co/ewtB7HbsLW
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11/20
2019
Got a few interviews lined up for this, but keen to avoid an all-white, male line-up of speakers: any chance anyone… https://t.co/hk8QfaWd2S
Retweeted by POC in PlayOur first @pocinplay North event is now fully booked up! If you can't make it or have any food allergies please let… https://t.co/WAJImXhi2O
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11/19
2019
@WOMGNE You too! <3 https://t.co/oUCG5vtmvBExcited to meet many of you at our Middlesbrough meetup this Thursday! Join us for an evening of talks and lots of… https://t.co/fTQqMuJFlg
11/18
2019
@BasicallieOllie @thestartmenu @startmenu Thank you! Ah, sorry we meant @thestartmenu . <3
11/17
2019

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