Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter
In this report we will combine the weeks 46 /2017 from the Finnish Game Industry.
News are gathered from the Play Finland group posts during the week. That is why we recommend you to post by yourself (however not flood) your Finnish Game Industry related news to the group. It also guarantees that your news will be visible in the weekly newsletter /news compilation. Play Finland is at the moment one of the main channels for sharing information inside the industry.
- 17-19th Nov. BayJam / Lahti
- 17-18th of Nov 2017 #XmasJKL is coming AGAING! Early Bird sales will continue until Sunday 15.10. 23:59. Use promo code: XMAS-FRIENDS Get 15% off from the tickets!
- 21st Nov. Maailmanvalloituksen 101 / Fingersoft / Oulu
- 22-23dr Nov Vaasa Game Days
- 23rd Nov. 2017 SyysGraph / JUNCTION; Hack\Talks
- 24th-26th November Junction / Espoo
- 24th Nov. Women in Games Goes Hygge – Oulu Edition
- 25th November; Finnish Game Industry represented at Games Job Fair event Технопарк Санкт-Петербурга / St Petersburg
- 25-26th Theme Park. A digital art rally / Kouvola
- 30Nov-1st Dec SLUSH HELSINKI
- 1st Dec Liikuntapelaamisen mahdollisuudet ja tulevaisuus -seminaari / Vantaa
- Dec. 8-9th Rekry Game Jam / Kuopio
- January 22-23 2018 Pocket Gamer Connects London
- January 26-28 Global Game Jam and also Finnish Game Jam; Check the sites
- Turku site we are giving opportunity to make board games at the jam, thanks to sponsorship by Boost Turku and LudiCreations
- May 8th Games First
See also The Game Industry Events calendar: http://www.neogames.fi/en/events/eventcalendar
- Wiztivi Gaming is looking for a System QA engineer to join our team at Espoo.
- Motorious Entertainment is looking for an experienced 2D artist, please see the job description here
- Several open positions at Kuuhub
- Koukoi Games is looking for experienced, deeply motivated and passionate Game Programmer
- Youth Control is looking for a Game Developer / CTO to join a new music mobile games startup in Oulu or Helsinki.
- 700+ game companies in the Nordics to get an overview of game development jobs available right now. Currently 440 job openings in Denmark, Sweden, Finland and Norway – browse through them at http://gameform.eu/
- More jobs at gamesjobs.fi
- Ocmo has launched globally in iOS
- Transit King released Google Play Store& Apple AppStore
- STATUS: INSANE is released on Steam
- Duke Dashington Remastered is now out FREE on iOS!
- Toad Kings Space Freaks nimisen lautapelin teaser animaatio. Peli on nyt saatavilla Lautapelit.fi liikkeestä Kampista ja peliä esitellään lauantaina 25.11 samaisessa kaupassa!
- Snowhound’s Deep Sky Derelicts released in Early Access on Steam and GOG.com.
- Amazon agrees to sell its cloud business in China for $300 million
- Planet Colonization – Basics on the Planet TerbiumPre-alpha game play basics video on the planet Terbium with updated game play features.
- Psyon Games makes science great again
- Heavyweight Rex‘s soft-launched game CARD SMASH: TRIBES AT WAR got featured by Pocketgamer
- Amiga-harrastus Suomessa
- Games Now: Robin Baumgarten gave a talk on his hardware indie projects today 13th Nov 2017 at Aalto University.
- Super Tower in Finland in soft launch!
- Haastattelu: Polka Dot Studio on Suomen pelialan kummajainen, joka tekee pelejä naisille
- Kuka jätti Alkon tietokonepelin Kaupin metsään? – Katso kuvat harvinaisesta opetuspelistä!
This is the weekly summary of news from the Finnish game industry. If you want to have your news on the list, post them on the Play Finland Facebook group. The summary will be posted every Friday afternoon. Check out previous week’s list.