Ubisoft is opening a studio in Toronto

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Catatonic
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I live near Toronto - this is a big win for us. The province has been losing film & TV productions to other provinces & states in the past few years. It's all to do with tax incentives.

http://news.ontario.ca/opo/en/2009/07/its-game-time.html

Catatonic
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Agreed, it is a conspicuous

Agreed, it is a conspicuous time for this sort of thing, but Ubisoft will have no problem attracting top talent and the government profits from the jobs created.

yakumo9275
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kinda odd at the time when

kinda odd at the time when everyone is going under.

game studios open and close all the time (got lots of friends in the industry).

investing half a billion dollars in the current economy strikes me as a bit ludicrous.
I guess a little government money goes a long way.

-- Stu --

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