Is New York The Center of Gaming Industry?

New York – The center of trade and industry. A city that swarms with various businesses catering to its various nationalities and culture. What more does New York City has in store for us? Do you know that New York is also the home of many video and gaming developers? Why not? New York, with its high use of technology, video game developers are just in the right place.

New York however does not house all game developers but house extensions or branches of these game developers. There are lot of game developers located in various parts of the world. Rockstar North for an example is located in Scottland but have a branch located in NYC too, Rockstar NYC. They are the creators of the famous GTA racing games from where offers of free shark cards have based their business from.

Video Gaming Companies In New York

  • Arkadium
  • Autumn Games
  • Avalanche Studios
  • Canned Bananas
  • E-Line Media
  • FreshPlanet
  • Herotainment
  • High 5 Games
  • Highline Games
  • iNK Stories
  • Krakensoft
  • Kuma Games
  • Longtail Studios
  • Luminosity Mobile
  • Muse Games
  • N-Fusion Interactive
  • Reloaded
  • Playdots
  • Playmatics
  • Riot Games
  • Rockstar NYC
  • Saber Interactive
  • Slingo
  • Small Planet
  • SMASHWORX
  • Studio Mercato
  • Take-Two Interactive
  • This is Pop
  • TURBO

Source: GameJobHunter

If you are looking for more information about these companies, check out their individual websites and see what specialties or programs they have created.

The answer to our title question above is NO. Not all video game developers are found in New York, but the city being the center of trade and industry is a target business for video developers to expand to or branch out their business.

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