Weekly News 43

Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter

In this report we will combine week 43/2020 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:

  • Om Nom: Run by Koukoi Games receives a super-cool multiplayer update! Download & check it out! The game has already reached +17,5m downloads, soon heading to 20 million downloads!
  • Barotrauma is celebrating 🎂 their 5 years birthday FakeFish made a short retrospective video to celebrate and say thank you to their players

📝 Open jobs & Recruitment:

💸 Funding

💬 Discussion

  • Karim Alian is asking about entry-level positions in game industry

📃 Other News