Weekly News 25/24

This week’s edition of the weekly news arrives early as we celebrate midsummer, with Friday the 21st being a bank holiday in Finland.


Have a good weekend and celebrate midsummer like a Finnish game dev—take a dip in a lake!

📣Neogames News

  • Last week, the Finnish government published their draft for the so-called three-month rule that would force people to leave Finland after a three or six month grace period when their employment contract ends. Neogames, alongside prominent Finnish economic associations, has signed a joint statement calling for significant amendments to the draft proposal. The statement emphasizes that the current draft proposal requires further clarification and additional work to meet the needs of the business sectors, including the Finnish Game Industry. Read a summary in English or the statement in full in Finnish.
  • Gamebadges, a pan-national project focusing on skill mapping and micro-credentials for the European game industry, has launched a website and social channels. Neogames is a project partner in this initiative. Follow the project at:
  • Neogames’ Weekly News email newsletter is off to a good start. If you want to tip collegues to subscribe, use this link.

📰 Finnish Game Industry News

🎮News from and about Finnish Game Studios

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💰 Funding

📝 Jobs & Recruitment

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This week’s roundup highlights news from the past week in the Finnish Game Industry. In the future, this bulletin is again posted every Friday afternoon. You can find past weekly roundups here.

News are gathered from various industry sources and the Play Finland group posts during the week. Post your Finnish Game Industry related news to the group to get a chance to be included in the weekly roundup!

Best Regards,
Neogames Finland