Quebec video game studios among the best companies to work for

Quebec video game studios among the best companies where it makes good work

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The GameIndustry.biz site has announced the results of its survey of the best employers in the video game industry in the country.

These awards are given to the results of an extensive employee survey.

The 16 winners, plus a series of special winners were announced by GameIndustry.biz in a 35-minute online ceremony. The Canadian studio EA was the biggest winner and also won the prize for corporate social responsibility.

Quebec studios at the forefront

Among the best large companies (200 employees and more), the winners are: Behavior Interactive (Montreal, formerly Megatoon in Quebec), EA Motive (Montreal), Gearbox Quebec and Relic Entertainment (Vancouver).

Read: interview with Pierre-Luc Foisy, lead designer at Gearbox Québec

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The best medium-sized companies (50 to 200 employees) are: Compulsion Games ( Montreal), EA Full Circle (Montreal, Vancouver, Toronto, Edmonton), Frima (Quebec) and Hyper Hippo (Kelowna).

Among small businesses (10 to 50 employees), the best scores are: Affordance Studio (Montreal, Shawinigan), A Shell In The Pit, Lowbirth Games (Montreal), Manavoid (Montreal), Purple Is Royal (Montreal), Timbre Games (Vancouver), Virtuos (Montreal) and Yellow Brick Games (Quebec).

The prizes are awarded before the Canadian trade event MEGAMIGS which, with the Guilde du jeu vidéo du Québec, are partners of the “Canada Best Places To Work” awards. .