Tuesday, June 21, 2022
By: Matthew Doucette
Matthew Doucette was a guest speaker on rural entrepreneurship, taking part in a new series of talks by Futurpreneur titled, "Supporting Rural Entrepreneurship." Very fitting title! It was hosted at Ignite Labs in New Glasgow -- Ignite Northern.
Supporting Rural Entrepreneurship: A Series with Futurpreneur
Interestingly, I am a co-founder of Ignite Labs and Futurpreneur has funding Xona Games and featured Xona Games in their blog, twice: Practicing Self-Care as an Entrepreneur, Xona Games: Making a Hobby a Business: futurpreneur.ca/en/2016/xona-games/
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About the Author: I am Matthew Doucette of Xona Games, an award-winning indie game studio that I founded with my twin brother. We make intensified arcade-style retro games. Our business, our games, our technology, and we as competitive gamers have won prestigious awards and received worldwide press. Our business has won $190,000 in contests. Our games have ranked from #1 in Canada to #1 in Japan, have become #1 best sellers in multiple countries, have won game contests, and have held 3 of the top 5 rated spots in Japan of all Xbox LIVE indie games. Our game engines have been awarded for technical excellence. And we, the developers, have placed #1 in competitive gaming competitions -- relating to the games we make. Read about our story, our awards, our games, and view our blog.