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MIGS16 to Bring Masterclasses in Gaming to Montreal 1

MIGS16 to Bring Masterclasses in Gaming to Montreal

If you're looking to get into game development or trying to refine your already sick dev skills, then Montreal, Quebec looks like it will be the place to be come November 13th,...
MIGS Continues to Lead in Canadian Gaming Conferences - 2015-11-23 16:08:50

MIGS Continues to Lead in Canadian Gaming Conferences

November 17th concluded another Montreal International Games Summit and it continues to be a shining example for not just games, but also for ideas.The Palais des Congres was packed with programmers,...
The Evolution of The MIGS Conference - 2015-11-16 16:07:10

The Evolution of The MIGS Conference

Quebec has quickly become one of the premier locations for game development in North America. With studios such as WB Games, Ubisoft, Eidos, and EA making Montreal their home, it is...
The High Cost of Free-to-Play: East vs. West 1

The High Cost of Free-to-Play: East vs. West

Free-to-play games – or rather, games that have no initial purchase cost – aren't new. But they're becoming more prolific. Micro-transactions – purchasing options or items within a game for real...
Should We Care About Romance Games? 4

Should We Care About Romance Games?

I saw a rather interesting lecture on romance in games and the potential of romance-themed games at the Montreal International Game Summit, by Schell Games' Heidi Macdonald. In it, she discussed...
CGM at MIGS: Day 2 - 2012-11-14 23:36:13

CGM at MIGS: Day 2

Welcome back to CGM’s coverage of the Montreal International Game Summit. We woke up to a bright and sunny day in Montreal and as we entered the summit there was electricity...
CGM at MIGS: Day 1 - 2012-11-14 00:20:24

CGM at MIGS: Day 1

The Montreal International Game Summit kicked off earlier today with a brief address by MIGS Director Emmanuel Viau. He spoke briefly about what attendees can expect for this year's show and...
Can’t We All Just Get Along?   - 2010-12-10 20:20:15

Can’t We All Just Get Along?

For seven years now, the Montreal International Games Summit (MIGS), organized by Alliance Numérique, has been offering high level conferences presented by renowned experts in business, arts and visual effects, design,...