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THE R.I. Economic Development Corporation made the final allotment of its $75 million loan guaranty to video game company 38 Studios LLC.

EDC makes final allotment to 38 Studios

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Economic Development Corporation made the final allotment of its $75 million loan guaranty to video game company 38 Studios LLC.The...
THE R.I. Economic Development Corporation said it helped create or retain at least 4,686 local jobs in its fiscal 2011 performance report.  / COURTESY R.I. EDC

EDC says it helped create or retain 4,700 local jobs

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Economic Development Corporation said it helped create or retain at least 4,686 local jobs in its fiscal 2011 performance report.The...

38 Studios reveals pre-order items

PROVIDENCE – 38 Studios LLC, Curt Schilling’s video game company that recently relocated to downtown Providence, revealed on Sept. 15 the exclusive bonus items...

EDC weighs firms for guarantees

The R.I. Economic Development Corporation recently overhauled the controversial $125 million state loan-guarantee program that critics complained was too risky, but EDC board members...
STARTING IN OCTOBER, NEIT students in their third quarter of game development and simulation programming can specialize in game design or game development.  / COURTESY NEIT

NEIT helps R.I. video game industry grow

EAST GREENWICH – In the latest step to establish a video gaming industry hub in the Ocean State, the New England Technology Institute will...

City’s Empire district is filling up quickly

The Empire Street area in Providence felt a little ghostly at the end of last year. Health insurer Blue Cross & Blue Shield of...

12 companies eyeing 38 Studios-type loan guarantees from EDC

PROVIDENCE – A dozen companies – half of them out-of-state businesses looking to relocate to the Ocean State – are lining up to take...

38 Studios game wins industry awards

PROVIDENCE – 38 Studios LLC won two awards and was nominated for seven others for its first game, “Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.” 38 Studios presented...
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EDC weighing limits on $125M loan program

The $125 million state financing program that gubernatorial candidates last year criticized as too risky is undergoing an overhaul. The Job Creation Guaranty Program...

‘Kingdoms of Amalur’ to feature unique combat system

Jennifer MacLean is CEO of 38 Studios LLC, former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling’s video game company, which opened its offices at One Empire...
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