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Nottingham

, Founder and LGP Business Adviser (CEO: 2001 - 2012) Clive Crous, CEO (2012 - Present) '''Linux Game Publishing''' (sometimes also referred to as '''LGP''') is a software company based in Nottingham in England. It ports, publishes and sells video games running on Linux operating systems. As well as porting games, LGP also sponsors the development of ''Grapple (Grapple (network layer))'', a free software network library for games. As well as acting as a Linux game


Helsinki

, with its first commercial game being Shadowgrounds for Microsoft Windows. Both Shadowgrounds and its follow-up Shadowgrounds Survivor were released for Linux in 2009, ported by IGIOS and published by Linux Game Publishing. Minkkinen was born in Helsinki, Finland in 1945. Arno Rafael Minkkinen, ''Frostbite'' (New York: Morgan & Morgan, 1978; ISBN 0-87100-143-8). After his family moved to the United States, Minkkinen graduated from Wagner College in 1967 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, and from Rhode Island School of Design where he studied with Harry Callahan (Harry Callahan (photographer)) and Aaron Siskind with a Master of Fine Arts in Photography. After teaching for a few years at M.I.T. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Minkkinen is now a Full Professor at the University of Massachusetts Lowell in the Art Department, Caleb Daniloff, "Arno Minkkinen: Naked, Cold, and On Camera", ''BU Today'', February 28, 2008. where he, together with Timo Laaksonen, founded the cultural exchange, Spirit Level Workshops in 1996. Together with Laaksonen and Mark Eshbaugh, Spirit Level II (2003) and III (2007) resulted in the publication of a book commemorating the experiences to date. ''Spirit Level'' (Westford, MA: RMR Press, 2008; ISBN 978-0-6151-8229-2). Minkkinen's work is included in over 75 major museum institutional collections Arts and Ideas, Spring 2012 ed., Umass Lowell Center for Arts and Ideas, p. 12 including the Helsinki Museum of Photography., http: www.valokuvataiteenmuseo.fi en the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston., http: www.mfa.org collections search_art.asp?coll_keywords minkkinen&submit.x 0&submit.y 0 Museum of Modern Art, Center for Creative Photography in Tucson, the George Pompidou Center in Paris, the National Gallery of Canada and the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography in Japan. Personal history Kaari Utrio was born in Helsinki to a middle-class family. Her father was Urho Untamo Utrio, who after the Winter War worked as CEO of Tammi (Tammi (publishing company)), a Finnish publishing company. Her mother Meri Marjatta Utrio (née Vitikainen) worked as an editor and a translator to Finnish (Finnish language). There were about four thousand books in Utrio's home, and literature was greatly valued in her family. * Commons:Category:Helsinki Wikipedia:Helsinki Dmoz:Regional Europe Finland Southern Finland Localities Helsinki


Italy

War and continued to produce games in the years of the reconstruction. The company focused on children's games and books and specialized books for art, architecture and hobbies, and from 1962 grew strongly. The company started to produce jigsaw puzzle games in 1964, and in the same year opened subsidiaries in Austria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. In 1977 the company split into a book publishing arm and a game publishing arm

Italian video game publishing division of Italian (Italy) company Digital Bros. group founded in 2006. Accessed, 12 April 2010. The company also maintains a United Kingdom UK division in Milton Keynes and a North American division in Los Angeles opened in May 2008. '''505 Games''', formerly known as '''505 Game Street''', is an Italian (Italy) video game publishing division of Italian (Italy) company Digital Bros. group founded in 2006. Accessed, 12 April 2010. The company also maintains a United Kingdom UK division in Milton Keynes and a North American division in Los Angeles opened in May 2008. Criticism The company has been criticized for their unclear publishing methods particularly regarding niche Japanese titles; the PAL-versions of ''Ar Tonelico'', ''Raw Danger'' and ''Fire Pro Wrestling Returns'' for example are officially released, but seem to have seen such a limited release only in France and Italy that many people are unsure of their very existence. ''Wild Arms 5'' on the other hand has been announced at first for 30 November 2007, then been delayed until 22 February 2008, only to be released on 11 April 2008 in such limited quantities as the before mentioned games. Its predecessor ''Wild Arms 4'' was also published by 505 Games, but suffered from a bug that would make the game crash if played in 50 Hz-mode. In early 2010, 505 Games has been criticized by customers for failing to release a game-fixing patch for the Xbox 360 version of ''IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey'', even though the same patch was released for the PS3 version. Comments by the developers of ''IL-2 Sturmovik: Birds of Prey'' reveal that the patch has reportedly been finished, but has been sitting in limbo for months awaiting approval. http: forum.1cpublishing.eu showthread.php?t 11460 Radanova currently trains in Italy, although most of her career she spent with Slavia Sofia Sports Club and the National Sports Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria. 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Switzerland

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Netherlands

in 1964, and in the same year opened subsidiaries in Austria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. In 1977 the company split into a book publishing arm and a game publishing arm. '''Damiaen J. van Doorninck''' (29 August 1902 Vught - 24 September 1987, Mynachlog-ddu Van Doorninck genealogy at Geneanet


Japan

success; we all just thought it would be fun to do." Harmonix's president Alex Rigopulos also claims that former Microsoft vice-president of game publishing Ed Fries indirectly influenced the game's creation, who had previously told Harmonix when they were pitching ''Frequency'' to Microsoft that no music-rhythm game would succeed without custom hardware for it, prompting Rigopulos to investigate the ''Guitar Hero'' opportunity when it arose


France

and books and specialized books for art, architecture and hobbies, and from 1962 grew strongly. The company started to produce jigsaw puzzle games in 1964, and in the same year opened subsidiaries in Austria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. In 1977 the company split into a book publishing arm and a game publishing arm. By this time the Group had shrunk to ten squadrons, all equipped with Fairey Battle aircraft and located in pairs at Abingdon, RAF Harwell, RAF Benson, Boscombe Down and Bicester. On receipt of orders to move to France in 1939, Headquarters No 1 Group became Headquarters Advanced Air Striking Force and the station headquarters and associated squadrons became Nos. 71, 72, 74, 75 and 76 Wings respectively. http: www.raf.mod.uk bombercommand h1gp.html, accessed November 2008 The Group re-emerged a few days later within Bomber Command (RAF Bomber Command) on 12 September, but only lasted just over three months, being dropped on 22 December 1939. thumb 300px A Caudron seaplane, being hoisted onboard ''La Foudre (Image:CaudronLaFoudre.jpg)'' in April 1914 The '''Caudron Airplane Company''' (''Société des Avions Caudron'') was a French (France) aircraft company founded in 1909 by brothers Gaston Caudron (1882-1915) and René Caudron (1884-1959). It was one of the earliest aircraft manufacturers in France and produced planes for the military in both World War I and World War II. The company was acquired by Renault in 1933. '''Saint Benedict Joseph Labré''' ( Commons:Category:France WikiPedia:France Dmoz:Regional Europe France


Germany

beschränkter Haftung GmbH ''' is a German (Germany) board (board game) and card game publisher (Publishing). Though many of their own games are language-independent they themselves publish only printings for the domestic market which include only German-language rules; English-language printings of their games have been published primarily by Rio Grande Games, Dutch (Dutch language) versions by 999 Games and so on. '''Cycle polo''' is a team sport, invented in County


United States

'''TSR, Inc.''' was an American (United States) game publishing company most famous for publishing the ''Dungeons & Dragons'' (''D&D'') role-playing game. Operation Jabotinsky In conjunction with the Christian Zionists in the United States, the Livets Ord operate a fund to supply money to Russian Jews who want to move to Israel. The fund, named "Operation Jabotinsky", is named after Russian Vladimir Jabotinsky. The broadsheet has since

in stock prices that many dot-com companies saw. This was probably because video game publishing was seen as a more mature industry whose prospects were fairly well understood, as opposed to the typical exciting dot-com business model with unknown but possibly sky-high prospects. While many technology stocks were eventually destroyed in the dot-com crash in the early 2000s, the stock prices of the video game publishers recovered as a group; several of the larger publishers such as EA and Take


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