Fire Hose Games Signs With Sony Online →
Mass High Tech reported yesterday that Massachusetts video game developer, Fire Hose Games, entered into a distribution deal with Sony Online Entertainment. This is big news for Fire Hose Games. Congratulations to their CEO, Eitan Gilnert, who I’ve had the pleasure of meeting at several local gaming events. Their game Slam Bolt Scrappers is a lot of fun to play.
Mass To Ban Gaming While Driving For Some →
On June 25, 2010, the Massachusetts state legislature passed a bill that will, for some motorists, ban the use of video gaming devices while driving. The bill will become law once the Governor signs it. The bill targets distracted drivers and prohibits texting and emailing while driving. A little-noticed provision in the bill addresses use of “electronic equipment that is capable of...
Prescription for Local Video Game Industry in Mass... →
In this story, an overview of the best proposals for stimulating further growth of the video game industry in Massachusetts. Attorney Michael Cavaretta — an experienced corporate attorney who advises video game companies — shares his suggestions, including the creation of a game industry incubator and startup game company funds.