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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...

38 Studios starts move into new HQ

PROVIDENCE – 38 Studios LLC began moving into its new company headquarters in downtown Providence Friday and is expected to open the office on...

Schilling unveils ‘Kingdoms of Amalur’

BOSTON – Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling attended the PAX East gaming conference at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on March 11...

Schilling will speak to NEIT graduates in May

WARWICK – Former Red Sox pitcher and video game entrepreneur Curt Schilling will deliver the commencement address to New England Institute of Technology graduates...
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