All publications for 22.06.2021
Activision Blizzard shareholders approve Bobby Kotick’s $155 million pay
Bobby Kotick will receive a whopping pay of $155 million following the latest approval by investors. Activision Blizzard CEO, who helped the publisher achieve record financial results, remains the longest-running CEO of a public tech company.
Portal creator Kim Swift to make cloud games for Xbox, including possible project from Hideo Kojima
Kim Swift has become a senior director of the Xbox Cloud Gaming team. The former Stadia game design director will also work with third-party and independent studios. And, according to the latest reports, one of these cloud-native projects might be Hideo Kojima’s new game.
CEIM’s Pierre Moisan on Canada’s tax credits, cold winters, and devs that are crazy but polite
Canada is home to the third-largest game development workforce in the world, following the U.S. and Japan. We caught up with Pierre Moisan, Senior Advisor New Media, CEIM, to discuss the country’s gamedev scene and the opportunities and challenges it offers.