Weekly News 4

Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter

In this report we will combine week 4/2021 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 📆


📢 Announcements:

  • Neogames Finland is conducting the Finnish Game Industry Report. Regarding to that we are kindly asking Finnish game companies to fill the survey behind the link by February 7th. Password is: k3Z(f&%xR
    If you have already responded this inquiry or been interviewed by us, you don’t need to do it again.
    Since the survey is designed to assess the Finnish game industry commercial situation, it is only for companies with Business Identity Code/Business ID (y-tunnus). All the company-specific information in this survey is confidential. The company-specific information is used as part of a larger data set, so that the Finnish game industry’s growth, development and current state can be reliably estimated.
  • Lightneer games got 40M+ downloads last year and their newest game Bazooka Boy has just hit 10M installs and counting!
  • Azerion fully acquires Habbo Hotel developer Sulake. Pan-European gaming and adtech firm buys remaining 49% having held a controlling stake since 2018

📝 Open jobs & Recruitment:

💸 Funding

💬 Discussion

  • Joonas Pylvinen is asking if anyone who has made character face movements for talking before?

📃 Other News