The Florida House of Representatives voted unanimously to begin offering a 15% tax credit for “qualified productions” in the state. The credit is on in-state spending for all games. An additional 5% credit is available for spending that occurs “off season” (June – November) and for “family-friendly” titles.
Smart Pants released their annual Young Love study of the brands that 6-12 year old kids and their parents love most. The top 100 list is available here. Kids participate in more than $500 billion in consumer spending each year, according to Smarty Pants.
Here are the ranks of the interactive entertainment brands on the list: