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  • “Brain Drain” from UK Game Developers cited as key trend affecting games industry.

    In a report by Game Investor Consulting published by NESTA in August 2009, the brain drain to other territories was cited as the second most important key trend by 9 out of 14 of the UK’s largest developers, behind government subsidies being offered by overseas territories. 7 ex 14 studios cite the continuing brain drain […]

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    Tax breaks for the games industry not a high priority under a Tory government.

    Ed Vaizey, the Shadow Minister for the Culture and Creative Industries Sector, gave the clearest indication yet that the tax breaks requested by the UK games sector were unlikely in the early years of a new Conservative administration because of other demands on the public purse. Speaking yesterday at the “Best of British” event organised by Game […]

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