Technology

Cohu Experience breaks Finnish crowdfunding record

February 22, 2017

Finnish startup Cohu Experience has closed a 3.2 million-euro round for its Space Nation Astronaut Program. Over 500 Finnish private investors were among the crowdfunders.

Chinese to race over the hills – once again

January 27, 2017

Finnish games studio Fingersoft is releasing its hugely popular Hill Climb Racing 2 in China this coming weekend, just in time for Chinese New Year celebrations.

Success catches up with Two Men and a Dog

January 25, 2017

For this Helsinki-based games studio, tapping in to the zombie zeitgeist has come with a comic twist.

London calling Rovio

January 16, 2017

Finnish game company Rovio is about to open an office in London, where it will build a collaborative team of around 20 members.

Rovio blasts out a new Angry Birds game

December 22, 2016

The newbie is described as “the most unputdownable Angry Birds game ever” and “a fun, frantic and all-new balloon-blasting adventure”.

Lightneer is game for future learning

December 21, 2016

Finnish Lightneer doesn’t want to develop the best learning games in the world; it wants to compete with all games, and help players learn on the side.

Rathamn City spreads its sewers around the globe

November 16, 2016

Despite having zero experience in the field, the Kangaspeska sisters decided to go for their mobile game idea anyway – and now there’s a whole Peliclan team behind Rathamn City.

Koukoi Games crashes MENA market

November 10, 2016

Koukoi Games is launching a culturally tailored version of its debut game, Crashing Season, in the Middle East and North Africa region with Jordanian game producer Maysalward.

Moomin mobile games studio aims for the world

October 6, 2016

Finnish gaming startup Snowfall has landed one million euros in funding from Finnish investors to support its efforts in Asia and beyond.

It’s game-on for MyGamez in China

September 28, 2016

A growing number of international games developers are lining up to access the lucrative Chinese market. Now they can boot up faster than the competition.

Augmented Climbing Wall boulders further

September 22, 2016

Aalto University gaming research lab spinoff Augmented Climbing Wall provides a gaming platform for bouldering walls.