Weekly News 41

Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter

In this report we will combine week 41/2020 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:

  • 19th April Games Now! open lecture series at Aalto University; “Next Generation of Interactive Streaming” (online)
  • 3rd May Games Now! open lecture series at Aalto University; “Art of Learning by Doing – The Great Game Jam Panel” (online)
  • 19th-23rd of July GDC 2021

See also The Game Industry Events calendar 📆

EGDF in co-operation with Slovak Game Developers Association has build gameconfguide.com for complete list of games industry events and conferences and their status.

📢 Announcements:

📝 Open jobs & Recruitment:

💬 Discussion

  • Licia Prehn shares a situation with non-Finnish starting a business and having a hard time to open a bank account and hopes to hear for advice and solutions.
  • Hannele Muilu, reporter from Yle, is interest of hearing layoffs in game companies, especially if there has not been reasoning for termination of the employment.
  • Toomas Moskvinov, a sound design student from Denmark, is interest to hear about unpaid internships in Finland.

📃 Other News