Weekly News 46/23

Play Finland’s Weekly Newsletter

In this report we will combine week 46/2023 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

📢 Announcements:

📝 Open jobs & Recruitment:

💖 New releases 🤩

  •  A homebrew N64 game (the first of its kind in Finland), Kumi-Daiko Beatoff is now playable on PlayStation and Nintendo Switch!

💰 Funding:

  • Creative Europe funding for games 2024 has been announced (deadline for application on January 24th, 2024) – regarding to funding there are two info sessions:
    • Info session by EACEA on Nov 21, 2023
      EACEA Agency (who handles the applications) organizes an online info session in English about this Creative Europe funding. The session will be organized in English, and will take place on November 21st 2023 at 15.30-18.00 (Finnish time). Participants can ask questions in chat or vocally during the info session.
      Meeting link: https://ecconf.webex.com/ecconf/j.php…
      Meeting number: 2744 539 7715
      Meeting password: t2eWMrBB@43 (82396722 from phones)
      Session will be recorded, and the recording will be found after the session here: https://www.eacea.ec.europa.eu/…/online-sessions…

      Info session by the Finnish Media desk on Dec 14, 2023

      Creative Europe Media Desk in Finland organizes an info session to those interested in Creative Europe funding opportunities. Session will be held online on Thursday 14th of December 14.00-15.30 (Finnish time). Info session will be held in English, but questions and discussion may occur also in Finnish.

      Please register by 13.12. by sending e-mail to inkeri.lundgren@ses.fi– link to the interested participants will be sent to those who have registered.

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