Replaying Japan 2014


Replaying Japan 2014
2nd International Japan Game Studies Conference
August 21st to 23rd, Edmonton, Canada
Location: Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, Rooms 420 and 430

With support from GRAND the University of Alberta is hosting the second international conference on Japan game studies. This academic conference is jointly organized with Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan. Keynote speakers include:

  • Tomohiro Nishikado (Taito, Video game developer known for Space Invaders)
  • Mia Consalvo (Concordia University)
  • Kevin Kee (Brock University)
  • Vadim Butko (University of Alberta)
  • Martin Picard (U de Montréal)

Registration is free, but we ask that people register so we have a sense of numbers. There will be a banquet on Thursday the 21st; cost will be $30. Please indicate if you want to attend the banquet on the registration form so we know how many to expect.

Registration now at:

See you there!

Twitter: #ReplayJapan2014

Replaying Japan is supported by the GRAND Network for Centres of Excellence, the Ritsumeikan Center for Game Studies, the Prince Takamado Japan Centre of the University of Alberta, and the Japan Foundation.