A showcase of results and full attendance. From May 23-25 we attended Nordic Game Conference, to showcase our results and share our knowledge with other game developers. As part of the track called Game hub Scandinavia. we showcased the work in our project, both incubation, research, we shared the knowledge and our methods for those [...]
Marcus Toftedahl spent one month in China to further build sustainable relationships between Scandinavian and Chinese organizations as well as to collect data for his PhD project, which focuses on game localization. The game researcher spent three weeks in Shanghai and one week in Beijing and was left with a lot of new knowledge, impressions, [...]
Göteborgsbaserade 8 Dudes in a Garage, som byggt en databas för dataspel, IGDB, tar in 10 miljoner kronor i nytt kapital.
The annual Sweden Game Conference took place in Skövde, Sweden, from October 18-20, 2017. This year's conference explored how technology and creativity come together to produce original and distinctive experiences and featured speakers such as Jason Hayes, Brie Code and Trevor Snowden.
The 2017 Game Scope festival took place from August 17-19 in Nordkraft, Aalborg. During the festival's three days, both visitors, students and game developers participated in an array of events and activities. We're going to highlight some of the key events, which we felt were particularly beneficial to our participating developers. By Stine Lund, Project [...]
Heart. Papers. Border. at GamesCom By Laura Bularca, Founder of Heart. Papers. Border. and Project Coordinator at Sweden Game Arena In late September, I went with my team to Gamescom in Cologne to showcase our game Heart. Papers. Border; an optimistic strategy game about travelling, freedom and changing the world. As a team [...]
Aldrig AFK podcast: I Kina spiser de hunde og spiller computer (20/09-2017) Lyt med i denne uges afsnit af podcasten Aldrig AFK, hvor Adonis Flokiou, leder af Arsenalet Game Incubation, og Hannibal Glaser, producer i inkubations-virksomheden Decochon, taler om deres erfaringer med det kinesiske spilmarked, deler sjove historier fra vores netværksture til Shanghai og [...]
Battlerite by Stunlock Studios The 2017 Swedish Game Developer Index was revealed today and showcases steady growth in exports, boom in new companies and revenue. "Sweden is blessed with great game developers, but we would hire more if we could. Now we're looking to attract new talent from overseas. Some [...]
Battlerite, Stunlock Studios I dag presenteras årets upplaga av rapporten Spelutvecklarindex på NASDAQ OMX Nordic i Stockholm, där handelsminister Ann Linde håller inledningsanförandet. Rapporten visar genomgående fortsatt tillväxt för svenska spelutvecklare. Huvudpunkter från rapporten: 22 procents ökning av nya företag är den högsta tillväxten i nyföretagande hittills i dataspelsbranschen 2016 arbetade [...]
Yesterday, THQ Nordic AB announced that an agreement has been made to acquire all shares of the Swedish game development studio Pieces Interactive AB. Pieces Interactive was one of the first studios to launch in the game hub that is now known as Sweden Game Arena.