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Astrid Rosemarin joins XL as Community Developer!

December 16, 2014

The XL family keeps growing! Today we’re announcing a new, friendly face to our motley crew in the form of one Astrid Rosemarin. Astrid comes to us from independent developer Hololabs and joins us as Community Developer, and she’ll being wearing a [...]

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Industry Vet Derek Elliott Joins the Asylum!

December 9, 2014

Today we are positively deeee-lighted to announce that game industry veteran Derek Elliott has joined our Island of Misfit Toys as Product Director. In his 20 year career, Derek has led mega projects like Far Cry 3 for big publishers like Ubisoft [...]

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Badger Lair Wet Paint = PPA Deadline Extension

December 3, 2014

In a classic good news/bad news story, it turns out that our contractors need a bit more time to make upgrades to the brand new Badger Lair we’ll be moving into next year. So, the bad news is we can’t move in [...]

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We’re hiring a User Experience (UX) Director!

December 2, 2014

Execution Labs is hiring in Montreal! We’re looking for a User Experience Director who is passionate about working with all sorts of game teams, from startups to seasoned vets. The kind of stuff you’ll be doing: Serving as Execution Labs’ expert in [...]

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BetaKit: Execution Labs Receives $6 Million in Funding, Unveils Two New Programs for Independent Game Developers

November 10, 2014

Execution Labs, the Montreal-based accelerator and incubator for independent mobile game developers, has received $6 million Series A funding. The investment was led by Corus Entertainment and existing investors BDC Capital, Real Ventures and White Star Capital participated. The money will be [...]

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Gamesindustry.Biz: Execution Labs raises $6 million

November 10, 2014

Startup accelerator will launch two new programs for indie developers The Montreal-based startup accelerator Execution Labs has raised CAD $6 million in new funding, allowing it expand the range of services it offers to independent game developers. The round was led by [...]

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Joystiq: Independent game incubator secures $6 million in funding

November 10, 2014

Execution Labs is an incubator for independent games and developers based in Montreal, Canada, and it’s just raised $6 million CAD in Series A funding led by Toronto media company Corus Entertainment Inc. Execution plans to use the funds to establish two [...]

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Gamasutra: Indie incubator Execution Labs nets $5.3M to fund more developers

November 10, 2014

Montreal-based indie incubator Execution Labs has raised an additional $6 million Canadian ($5.3 million USD) in its latest round of funding for the expansion of both its staff and its services to game makers worldwide. This is worth noting because rather than running a [...]

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VentureBeat: Canada’s Execution Labs raises $5.3M to accelerate mobile game startups

November 10, 2014

Canada continues to try to set itself apart as a haven for the game industry. The latest evidence is that Execution Labs, a Montreal-based accelerator for game startups, has raised $5.3 million (6 million Canadian dollars) to expand its investments in games. The company [...]

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Execution Labs Raises $6 Million to Fuel Growth of More Independent Game Studios

November 10, 2014

Execution Labs Raises $6 Million to Fuel Growth of More Independent Game Studios Montreal, Canada – November 10, 2014 – Today, game accelerator and investment platform Execution Labs (XL) announced that it has secured a CAD $6 million Series A funding round [...]

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