Explore worlds at the intersection of comics and virtual reality.
New original works by Hellen Jo, Michael DeForge and John Pham.

May 7, 2015–May 12, 2015 • Opening party: Thursday, May 7 @ 7 p.m.

Check It Out

Spring 2015 Exhibitors

Games

DrinkBox Studios

Patrick Rainville & Beccy David

Jim Guthrie

Cococucumber

Numizmatic

Vertex Pop

Golden Gear

Camp Cult

From Smiling & Droqen

Alientrap

Samba de la Monstro

Altopunk

Arielle Grimes

Damian Sommer

Yifat Shaik

Elliot Pines

Bear and Bird

PixelNAUTS

Kara Stone

Bonfire Games

XMG Studio

Pop Sandbox

Maurice Grela

Dust Scratch Games

Rocket 5 Studios

Magic Walnut

Jord Farrell

Protect from Evil

Tournament Arcade

Rocket 5 Studios

N++

Metanet Software

MK-ULTRA Games

Rad Sandwich Studios

Mad Capacity

Zephyrware

Intropy Games

Comics + Zines

Ad Astra Comics' The Panel is Political Showcase, featuring work by: Graphic History Collective, Tings Chak, Sam Wallman, Jason Eaglespeaker, Trina Robbins, Howard Zinn, Gord Hill, Seth Tobocman and more

Stephanie Kenzie

Gillian Blekkenhorst

Jessica Muraca

Keming Comics and Arts

Ashley Lo Russo

Maiji/Mary Huang

Sebby Confetti

CurryCarrots

Katherine Mackay

Toronto Comics Anthology

Food

mac & cheese style udon noodles with bacon, pork belly steamed buns, spicy salmon wonton nachos

Black Blessing + 504 Pale Ale craft beers by the can

handcrafted caramels, caramel popcorn, English toffee, chocolate-dipped bacon

Brisket, pork shoulder and vegan tacos

tiny jars of raw urban honey

veggie mini burgers, gluten-free vegan jackfruit tacos, raw vegan chocolate bonbons

chocolates, pastries, and cucumber, maple, and mango-ginger lemonade

About

Bit Bazaar is a video game market + food fest + zine fair!

Buy one-of-a-kind, limited-edition and handmade/DIY items—pins, zines, boxed video games, card decks, art prints, comics, t-shirts, game soundtracks on vinyl, mixtapes, papercraft and toys—direct from 30+ independent game makers!

Come hungry! Food vendors will be serving up tacos, street food, vegan treats, specialty chocolates, craft beer, lemonade and more! Most items cost $5-8.

Check out the lineups for our Spring 2013, Winter 2013, Spring 2014 and Winter 2014 events.

The Venue

Bento Miso

A coworking space for video game artists and developers located at 862 Richmond Street West, in Toronto's Queen West neighborhood. We're just south of the gates of Trinity-Bellwoods Park, near the intersection of Strachan Ave. and Richmond St. W.

Public Transit

Subway From Ossington Station, take the 63 bus to King and Strachan; from Osgoode Station take the 501 Queen streetcar to Strachan.

Streetcar Take the 501 Queen or 504 King streetcar to Strachan. We're one block south of Queen and two north of King on Richmond.

Parking

There are paid Green P parking lots at Walnut/Richmond (2-minute walk), Queen/Ossington and King/Tecumseth (10-minute walk). They range from $2 to $3.50/hour. Street parking is $1.50 to $2.25/hour.