Busy weekend

September 15, 2007

We are now making final acceptance of reviewed additional sessions and fixing the final program.

We are also going to publish the guideline for presentors tonight.

http://www.digra2007.jp/Callforpaper.html

As we have some presentations to move and requesting the agreements to presentors, the fixing final program is ongoing.

DiGRA2007 on-line registration will be closed at 23:59, on September 8, 2007, Japan local time (September 8 14:59 in UMT). After this deadline, we will accept only on-site registration.

DiGRA 2007 is held as a part of Japan International Contents Festival (CoFesta), together with Tokyo Game Show (TGS) and CESA Developers Conference (CEDEC).
And CEDEC will hold “CEDEC/CoFesta Game Developer Seminar” on September 24 and 25 at the University of Tokyo, co-located with DiGRA 2007. (Unfortunately, speeches on 25th aren’t translated into English.)
Dr. Raph Koster, Dr. Robin Hunicke, and other 4 lecturers will speech on this seminar, and you can participate it with no charge.
(DiGRA 2007 Organizing Committee invites those lecturers to DiGRA 2007 Welcome Reception on September 24.)

*To participate, you have to regiter in advance on the website.
http://cedec.cesa.or.jp/cofesta/form.html
This site is written in Japanese only, so please use translastion site like http://babelfish.yahoo.com/ .
(At “Furigana” or “Inclination” item, input your name again.)

*If you have any quesitons, please send an e-mail to cofesta@cesa.or.jp.

Strong Typhoon in Tokyo

September 6, 2007

Heavy rain and strong winds.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/09/06/AR2007090601503.html