top-20 graduate programs for video game design: UCF FIEA and Full Sail University (Princeton Review/PC Gamer, 2018)


state among Fortune’s 10 Most Successful States for Video Game Development (2015)


major theme park destination partners offer countless opportunities for entertainment innovation

Poised for Growth

Millions of people around the world have enjoyed some of our region’s most fascinating innovations from the comfort of their homes. Employing the latest advancements, brilliant technologists thrive at the intersection of art and science to bring fantasy lands and characters to life in film, television, video games and more. Anchored by the largest game development studio on the nation’s East Coast and two nationally recognized educational programs, our digital media and interactive entertainment industry is poised for growth.

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