Ready Player 2: How UCF can grab a piece of the action on EA’s move to Creative Village


    Ben Noel is pretty excited about all the future activity near UCF Downtown.

    The executive director of University of Central Florida’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy — better known as FIEA — is starting to look at its opportunities for more growth. That’s because video game giant Electronic Arts Inc. (NYSE: EA) plans to move to the $1.5 billion Creative Village mixed-use development nearby.