Want to keep up with the companies in our four game incubators? Each month, we’ll highlight some of the most recent game releases. In the October edition, you can check out Animal Super Squad by DoubleMoose Games on early-access and put Unforgiving - A Northern Hymn by Angry Demon Studio on your wishlist before it's [...]
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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.
After meeting the Shanghai-based game developer and publisher Shinezone in China, we extended an invitation to Skövde, Sweden, where the company got a chance to meet with Game Hub Scandinavia representatives and incubation studios. By Associate Professor Per Backlund from the University of Skövde One of the main goals of the Game Hub Scandinavia project [...]
Just a few weeks ago, eleven game developers from China, Sweden and Denmark met in Viborg, Denmark, to participate in a week-long game jam. The game jam yielded not only cultural understanding but also two games and plans of future cooperation. Adonis Flokiou is a happy man. The leader of Arsenalet Game [...]
During Game Hub Scandinavia's recent visit to China, the University of Skövde discussed future academic exchange options with top universities in Shanghai and Beijing and also met with game developers to learn more about a key research area: game localization. By Associate Professor Per Backlund and Game Researcher Marcus Toftedahl from the University of Skövde [...]
Agreement between Game Hub Scandinavia and industry veteran Zhu Xiaojing puts incubation companies on fast track to the Chinese market
The memorandum of understanding between Game Hub Scandinavia and game veteran Zhu Xiaojing means that games produced by the project’s incubation companies get a more direct route to a Chinese market, which is hungry for different games. “The Chinese game market is the world’s largest but most of our games are MMO-RPG or card games [...]
Game Hub Scandinavia revisits Shanghai and Beijing to strengthen relations with the Chinese game industry
Following last year's successful trip to Asia, a delegation from Game Hub Scandinavia will once again travel to Shanghai and Beijing to strengthen the established networks and closer explore how Scandinavian game developers best can collaborate with developers, publishers and investors from the Chinese game industry in order to bring their games to the market. [...]
Last month, we introduced you to Stina Arvidsson Rådestig and Lolo Lin, two students from the University of Skövde, who are currently interning at Zhang Jiang Network Technology; a Shanghai based game studio. A month has passed and the students have now settled more into the Shanghai lifestyle. They remain at the office of Zhang Jiang [...]
As a result of the cooperation between Game Hub Scandinavia and the Chinese game developer Michael Zhu, two students from the University of Skövde are currently interning at Zhang Jiang Network Technology; a Shanghai based game studio. The two students, Stina Arvidsson Rådestig and Lolo Lin, share with us how their first two weeks in [...]