Voices of the North: Nathan Fillion

Photo credit: Gage Skidmore

Photo credit: Gage Skidmore Over the years, Canada has become a household name for everything video game related. Whether it was manufacturing with Coleco in Montreal, QC, or design with Distinctive Software in Burnaby, BC, in the early 80s, the Great White North slowly but surely made its way on the podium of the gaming […]

Next Level Games joins the Nintendo family

Vancouver-based Next Level Games is set to be acquired by Nintendo by March 1, 2021. The studio is already familiar with Nintendo brands and characters from their work developing major titles like Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon for the Nintendo 3DS, Luigi’s Mansion 3 for the Nintendo Switch, and earlier on Super Mario Strikers for the […]

Why is Canada so attractive to game developers?

A question asked by many within the video game industry, and certainly one worth discussing, is what makes Canada such a great environment for game developers? There are several reasons why so many game companies either are created from scratch in Canada, or move here from elsewhere, and we will explore them in this article. […]

Voices of the North – Mark Meer

Over the years, Canada has become a household name for everything video game related. Whether it was manufacturing with Coleco in Montreal, QC, or design with Distinctive Software in Burnaby, BC, in the early 80s, the Great White North slowly but surely made its way on the podium of the gaming industry. However, there is […]

Voices of the North – Steven Ogg

Over the years, Canada has become a household name for everything video game related. Whether it was manufacturing with Coleco in Montreal, QC, or design with Distinctive Software in Burnaby, BC, in the early 80s, the Great White North slowly but surely made its way on the podium of the gaming industry. However, there is […]

Voices of the North – Jennifer Hale

Over the years, Canada has become a household name for everything video game related. Whether it was manufacturing with Coleco in Montreal, QC, or design with Distinctive Software in Burnaby, BC, in the early 80s, the Great White North slowly but surely made its way on the podium of the gaming industry. However, there is […]