Curious about the nitty-gritty details behind a video game publisher’s development deals? Rhode Island’s got you covered.
Matt Bai of The New York Times has authored a lively, comprehensive deconstruction of the downfall of 38 Studios, makers of Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning and a planned MMO. The story weaves in Rhode Island’s political and cultural forces in explaining the debacle. It’s a superb read.
Curt Schilling’s 38 Studios, who have been mired in financial troubles lately, have successfully repaid $US1.125 million of their $US75 million debt to Rhode Island after withholding pay from employees.