video games http://wlrn.org en How Video Game Designers Make A Living In Miami http://wlrn.org/post/how-video-game-designers-make-living-miami <p>Miami is a magnet for entrepreneurs in fashion, film, and visual arts. So it makes sense then that a creative technology sector could and would grow from the intersection of those disciplines. In the last couple of years, a small video-game industry has developed in South Florida.</p><p>Some of the players include Dark Side Studios in Sunrise, Magic Leap in Hollywood, Shiver Entertainment, whose bosses just leased space in South Miami’s Sunset Place, and Skyjoy Interactive on Brickell Avenue.</p> Tue, 06 May 2014 12:26:35 +0000 Karen Rundlet 31889 at http://wlrn.org How Video Game Designers Make A Living In Miami The Arsht Center Sees A Future In Video Games http://wlrn.org/post/arsht-center-sees-future-video-games <p></p><p>A very different crowd will be filing into the Adrienne Arsht Center’s Knight Concert Hall this weekend. &nbsp;Instead of the usual group, predominately made up of women between 55 and 65 years old, swarms of 18- to 25-year-old boys will be packing the seats.</p><p>But they aren’t coming for Mozart or Beethoven. They’re coming to hear the music of a popular, 25-year-old video-game series, called <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Final_Fantasy" target="_blank">Final Fantasy</a>, performed by an orchestra.</p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:20:21 +0000 Arianna Prothero 24045 at http://wlrn.org The Arsht Center Sees A Future In Video Games