Category Archives: Take This

Four Panels You Won’t Want to Miss at PAX East 2018

PAX East is almost here, and Team Take This is getting ready for a great show. We’ll be bringing the AFK Room, our trained team of Psychomancers, and the Booth of Hope — and we’re also bringing a ton of new panels. For more details about the AFK Room and Booth of Hope, keep an […]

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Press Release: Take This Expands With New Funding, More Events and Resources Aimed at the Content Creation Community

New Executive Director, New Partnerships, and the Board of Directors Increases to Magnify Voice and Scale Organizational Impact RALEIGH, NC – March 15th, 2018 – Take This Inc. is taking bold steps to advance its critical mission as the organization announced it has received new funding and expanded its partnerships and board of directors. Additionally, […]

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Heading to GDC? Catch Our Panel on Thriving in the Games Industry with Mental Health Issues

GDC 2018 is less than a week away — apologies if that news sends you into a tizzy of packing and preparing. While you’re finalizing your schedule, be sure to schedule in time for all the convention self care you might need. Also, pencil in an hour on Thursday, March 22nd to come see some […]

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Heading to PAX East? Take This and the AFK Room Will Be There Too

Where will you be on April 5 – 8? If the answer is Boston and the reason is PAX East, then Take This is looking forward to seeing you there. This year, we’re bringing the AFK Room, the Booth of Hope and several panels with some amazing panelists. The AFK Room is a quiet space […]

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Where to Find Take This at ECCC 2018

If you’re off to Emerald City Comic Con, happy news: Take This is there, too! While we won’t have an AFK room at the show, we will have a Booth of Hope, and we have two great panels you can attend. The Booth of Hope Interested in saying hi, learning more about mental health and […]

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Seattle-Area Supporters: Join Us for a Speed Painting Competition This Weekend!

If you’re in the Bellevue/Seattle area and you know how to handle a paintbrush, get yourself over to MOX Boarding House Bellevue this weekend for our first-ever Speed Painting Competition. Hosted by MOX Boarding House Bellevue, ENGAGE and Take This, the competition invites painters of all skill levels to try their hand at speed painting […]

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Catch Take This Executive Director Kate Edwards on Geeks4Good This Wednesday

Have you caught some of the great streams from Geeks4Good this month? Their wonderful streamers have been raising funds for Take This, and we couldn’t appreciate it more. This Wednesday, February 7th, Geeks4Good will host our very own Kate Edwards, Executive Director for Take This. Kate will be visiting their morning show, Coffee, Wits, and […]

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January 2018 – A Big Month for Take This

January 2018 was a marathon month for Team Take This, with two shows on two consecutive weekends, lots of excitement, and big plans on the way for February and beyond. Dr. B recaps the whole thing in this monthly wrap video. A few relevant links: BJ Shea’s Geek Nation interview Emerald City Comic Con Mox […]

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Listen to Dr. B on BJ Shea’s Geek Nation

Earlier this week, Dr. B sat down with BJ Shea, Vicky Barcelona and the rest of the folks at BJ Shea’s Geek Nation podcast. They talked about Take This®, the AFK Room program, burnout and anxiety at conventions, and some upcoming plans that you’ll want to hear about, so listen in below:

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