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Press Start (プレススタート:日本ゲームの文化・産業・イノベーション) is a two-day conference on Japanese videogames to be held at The University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. The event will bring together scholars, players, and game industry representatives for a wide variety of panels and discussions relating to Japanese gaming culture.


Thanks to all the participants, guests, sponsors, and volunteers who made our inaugural Press Start UBC conference so successful. Let’s insert more coins to continue next year!! It may be GAME OVER for the 2015 conference, but check out all the photos, videos, and panel recordings we have uploaded to our media page by pressing the red button below!

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