Weekly News 13/23

Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter

In this report we will combine week 13/2023 from the Finnish Game Industry and will be posted every Friday afternoon. Check out the previous post here.

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.

Best Regards,
Neogames Finland

👉 Events:

See also The Game Industry Events calendar 📆 Game Conference Guide Calendar 📆Flemish Game association calendar & Game Industry Biz


📝 Open jobs & Recruitment:

💸 Funding

💖 New releases 🤩

💬 Discussion

  • Huy Luong opened discussion about integrating Map Builder feature in Video Games

📃 Other News

  • New Game Factory is a new Finnish Game Studio
  • Neogames Finland ry. released their policy post this week:
    • The success of the Finnish Game Industry is not a coincidence, but the result of long-term cooperation and development supported by an entire ecosystem. Thanks to everyone who participated in the effort. In the Finnish parliamentary elections held on Sunday, decision-makers will be elected, whose policies will also guide the future of the local game industry. Neogames Finland has summarized the industry’s most important goals for the spring 2023 parliamentary elections.
  • Full Cycle Game Academy! offers Unreal Engine 9month education in Pärnu.
  • Games Now! opened a survey, which is charting views on game trends for 2024.
  • Secret Exit is launching a new version of Turbo Dismount in 2023
  • An office space of 34m2 is available at the shared office of Playsome Oy and Metaplay Oy. The office is situated in the 4th floor of Kampintorni, Urho Kekkosen katu. You can configure 6-8 desks into the space.
    Size: 34 m2
    Price: 2500€/kk (incl VAT 24%)
    • Contact: maija@playsome.fi / +358 40 157 7165