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Where to Find Take This and the AFK Room at MomoCon 2017

Heading to MomoCon? Don’t forget to stay hydrated, wear comfortable shoes — and note down where to find the AFK Room. The AFK Room is a quiet, safe space staffed with licensed mental health clinicians and volunteers. If the busy convention gets to be too stimulating, your anxiety gets to be too much, or you […]

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Join the Fight Against Mental Health Stigma – Volunteer With Us at Momocon

If you believe in fighting for mental health awareness, come join us at Momocon! Thanks to our amazing supporters, we’ll be there — and we need your help. We’re looking for more people to join the wonderful volunteers at our booth and in the AFK Room. Volunteers at our booth spread word of the Take […]

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Feel Like Game Development is Hard on Your Mental Health? This Panel Proves That You Aren’t Alone

It can be hard for people in the video game industry to acknowledge that mental health issues exist at all levels. Stigma hits hard, and when you’re a professional in the industry it’s natural to worry that opening up might have an impact on your career prospects. When you’re an employer or studio head, that […]

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Where to Find the AFK Room, Take This Merchandise and Panels at PAX East 2017

We’re two days out from PAX East, and thanks to our supporters, we’ll be there. Everyone here at Team Take This is making lists and checking them twice — or four or five times, just to be sure. If you’re getting ready to head out to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) on Friday, […]

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Join the Fight Against Mental Health Stigma – Volunteer With Us at PAX East

If you believe in fighting for mental health awareness, come join us at PAX East! We’ll be there, thanks to our wonderful supporters, and we need your help. We’re looking for more people to join the wonderful volunteers at our booth and in the AFK Room. Volunteers at our booth can spread word of the […]

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Find Take This and the AFK Room at PAX South 2017

PAX South is almost here. On Friday, Take This will be joining many of you in San Antonio, TX, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Enjoy playing all the games, exhibiting, helping out at the show, or otherwise living PAX life, and we’ll be there with the AFK Room if things get to be […]

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How to Help Us Support Devs and Gamers at PAX South

PAX South is just a few weeks away. Are you going to be there, or will you be in the San Antonio area on January 27-29? Want to help our mission to fight stigma in the gaming community and make the convention a better time for attendees with mental health issues? Come help us out! […]

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If You’re Going to PAX South, You Can Help Us Help Other Attendees

Going to PAX South, or planning to be in the San Antonio area on January 27-29? Want to meet some wonderful people and make a difference for mental health in the gaming community? We could use your help. We’re looking for more people to join our wonderful volunteers for our booth and for the AFK […]

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Don’t Miss this Recap of the “Why We Won’t Just Log Off” Panel at PAX Australia

If you weren’t able to join us at PAX Australia, you missed a strange, fascinating moment during the already powerful ‘Why We Won’t Just Log Off: Surviving Online Harassment’ panel. A remarkable scene unfolded at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre this past Saturday. Amid a panel about online harassment where two women had told […]

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Where To Find Take This at PAX Australia 2016

Are you ready for PAX Australia this weekend? We’ll be there with the AFK room, merchandise, and panels, so come by and say hi. If you feel overwhelmed by the show and need a break in a quiet environment, you’re always welcome at the AFK Room. If you haven’t been by before, you should know […]

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