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Baton Rouge is transforming from a college town into a gaming hub
12.21.17 - Though well-known for its diehard sports fans, excellent cuisine, and epic tailgates, Louisiana’s capital Baton Rouge has leveraged its film production industry, research university, existing tech incubators, and low cost of living to become an emerging southeastern hub for the video gaming industry.
Acadiana game company emerging with help of Lafayette tech incubators
2.12.17 - A University of Louisiana at Lafayette graduate has helped create and launch a video game called 'Evangeline' with the goal of reconnecting players with loved ones.

New Orleans ranked top U.S. city for creative types
7.22.15 -

Forget New York or Los Angeles. Working artists should move to New Orleans if they want to see their careers flourish. That's according to a new Smartasset ranking that names New Orleans the top U.S. city for creative professionals, from painters to musicians, choreographers to architects.

The Scarecrow Awarded Two Daytime Emmy Awards
6.22.14 - Moonbot Studios' work for Chipotle Mexican Grill, in collaboration with Creative Artists Agency (CAA), received two Daytime Emmy® awards. The Scarecrow animated short film and game were awarded Outstanding Directing in an Animated Program and Outstanding New Approaches – Original Daytime Program or Series, recognizing excellence in interactive media productions.
The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge and LIFF launch new Program for Young Filmmakers
4.28.14 - The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, in partnership with the Louisiana International Film Festival (LIFF), has launched a new program for aspiring young filmmakers called Creative Industries Corps.
Artist as Entrepreneur: A New Initiative to Support Visual Artists
2.27.14 - The Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, in partnership with the Arts Council of New Orleans, announces a new professional development program for visual artists, Artist as Entrepreneur.
Entertainment and R&D Tax Credit Symposium
12.12.13 - On January 13, 2014, Louisiana Economic Development and the Office of Entertainment Industry Development are partnering with the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants to host a symposium on Entertainment and R&D Tax Credit Programs.
VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY DISTRIBUTES NEW PSA PROMOTING RATINGS, PARENTAL CONTROLS
10.12.13 - The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) today began distributing a new PSA to further educate parents about the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) video game ratings and parental controls available on game devices.
Chipotle and Moonbot Studios Launch The Scarecrow Film and App
9.15.13 - Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) today launched The Scarecrow, an arcade-style adventure game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, along with a companion animated short film of the same name.