Techno Creativity in Video Games, Animation and Immersive Experiences

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Who are we?

Québec EPIX is a major cluster of techno-creative businesses and stakeholders in the video game, animation and immersive experience sectors in the Québec City region. We want to let the world know about the region’s technical and non-technical skills in these fields while also supporting the development of the industry.

Our role

We want to take the Québec City region’s techno-creative industry to new heights. This is why we offer support, collaboration opportunities, projects and activities that help our businesses and their partners to:

  • Increase competitiveness
  • Position Québec City’s techno-creative industry on the international scene
  • Promote innovation and R&D
  • Promote collaboration between the various stakeholders in the industry

Our achievements

Our actions provide many benefits for the whole industry. Learn about some of the major projects that we have been a part of and that have helped the Québec City techno-creative sector to grow and gain visibility.

  • CATAPULTE
  • La Caravane
  • Québec: Technocreative City
  • Hosting of developers

Our impact on the industry

For us, 2020 was:

  • $1.5M

    in economic benefits

  • 33

    support activities

  • 1,338

    participants in our initiatives

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Our environment

An industry is nothing without its businesses, support organizations and workers. Thankfully, Québec EPIX and the Québec City region’s techno-creative industry can rely on first-class actors that excel at standing out, innovating and entertaining.

Our industry

A balance between history and modernity, creativity and technology, Québec City’s techno-creative environment is characterized by a collaborative spirit and diverse industry stakeholders. Thanks to a combination of major players and ambitious businesses, video games, animation and immersive experiences are now among the region’s strongest industries.

Main fields of expertise:

  • Animation
  • Special effects
  • Video games
  • 3D environment
  • Immersive experiences
  • Virtual and augmented reality
  • Pre-production and post-production

Our businesses' achievements

Little speaks as loud about an industry’s success as the achievements of its businesses. Find out about some of the major projects in the region’s techno-creative environment.

  • Sabotage Studio: the largest crowdfunding campaign for a Canadian video game

    The independent video game developer Sabotage Studio turned to crowdfunding to support the development of its new game, Sea of Stars. Within a month, the campaign had reached $1,628,126, 12 times the studio’s initial goal, and the highest amount ever raised for a Canadian video game.

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  • Rodeo FX wins 2 VES Awards for Stranger Things, season 3

    At the 18th annual award ceremony of the Visual Effects Society (VES), Rodeo FX stood out with five nominations, bringing home two trophies for Outstanding Effects Simulations in an Episode, Commercial, or Real-Time Project, and Outstanding Animated Character in an Episode or Real-Time Project.

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Our Partners

Québec EPIX is a registered trademark of Québec International.