Industry News

A Forward-Looking Move by Ontario Government: OIDMTC Change

On Tuesday May 28th at Uken Games, Minister Todd Smith from the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade (MEDJCT) officially announced the reduction of the labour threshold from $1M to $500K for annual filing to the OIDMTC. This change means smaller video game companies will receive their tax credits annually, and represents a [...]

Interactive Ontario’s Successful ipprenticeship Program Returns for a Third Year

The program provides week-long placements to underrepresented emerging professionals in the interactive digital media sector In a bid to ensure that the interactive digital media industry reflects Ontario’s diversity and breadth of stories and realities, Interactive Ontario is hosting its successful ipprenticeship program for a third year. The program helps underrepresented emerging professionals break into [...]

Calling Participating Companies for 3rd Year of ipprenticeship Program

Interactive Ontario is currently seeking host companies to partner with us to deliver the third edition of the ipprenticeship Program, which provides week-long paid placements at leading IDM (interactive digital media) studios for Black youth and women who are looking to start their careers in the industry. Host companies must be willing to commit to [...]