Golden Gear, Inc.
Based in Toronto, Ontario

Release date:
7 December, 2013

Apple App Store


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Three interactive, animated short stories exploring games and identity by Toronto comic artists Katherine Verhoeven, Jenn Woodall and Katie Foster.


Created in a collaboration between Dames Making Games, a Toronto-based not-for-profit that aims to increase diversity in games, and app developer Golden Gear Games to bring original stories by Toronto game-makers to life in a new engaging comic format. Original soundtrack by game music composer Maggie McLean and sound effects by Jen Costa. Emily Butler Part 1 by Katie Foster, Recover Data by Kat Verhoeven, and The Gameovers by Jenn Woodall.


  • 3 original mini-comics created by Dames Making Games members
  • Digital comic engine from Golden Gear with interactive and full page navigation modes
  • Original soundtrack by game music composer Maggie McLean and sound effects by Jen Costa
  • A unique digital comic experience blending the talents of various local Toronto creators


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About Golden Gear, Inc.

Golden Gear is a Canadian game development studio made up of Andrew Traviss, Alex Bethke and Rosemary Brennan.

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DMG Swipe Comic Anthology, Vol. 1 Credits

Katie Foster
Contributing Artist / Writer, Emily Butler Part 1

Kat Verhoeven
Contributing Artist / Writer, Recover Data

Jenn Woodall
Contributing Artist / Writer, The Gameovers

Maggie McLean

Jen Costa
Sound Effects

Alex Bethke
Developer, Golden Gear

Henry Faber
Project Coordinator, Dames Making Games

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