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Ubisoft Veteran To Develop Star Wars Game In New Montreal Studio

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Video game giant Electronic Arts has tapped former Ubisoft Toronto head Jade Raymond to run a new game development studio in Montreal.Raymon...

B.C.'s Top 10 Dream Employers

The Huffington Post, B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

When it comes to landing the ideal employer, British Columbians just keep on dreaming. A whopping 41 per cent of workers say they would not recomm...

Canada A Serious World Leader In This Field

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Business

Canada has the world’s third-largest video game industry by employees, says a report from an industry group. The Entertainment Software Associati...

Homeless Youth Get Voice With Digital Media Room

John F. Gray | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia
John F. Gray

With support from Electronics Arts, the Directions Youth Services media room helps street youth find the voice many never realized was inside them. Co-ordinator Colin Ford and the staff teach music, art, audio recording, film-making, computer literacy, digital media skills and teamwork. They provide an opportunity for social inclusion and creative expression where it might not have existed before.

POLL: Should Video Game Makers Be Subsidized?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.15.2011 | Canada Business

Should video game makers be subsidized? That’s the question at the heart of a debate that exploded in Canada’s gamer community this week after ...

A 'Very Rough Month' For Video Game Sales

CP | Posted 10.12.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - U.S. retail sales of video game hardware, software and accessories dropped 20 per cent in July to $707.7 million, hurt especially by ...