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.

Supercell buys majority stake in Finnish game studio

September 22, 2016

Frogmind, a Finnish game developer behind the game Badland, has sold 51 per cent of its stock to the gaming giant Supercell.

Checkmate! Two Finns make the winning move

September 20, 2016

The chess innovation of a young Finnish duo has been awarded a special prize in the European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS).

Apple launch sends Everywear Games soaring

September 14, 2016

It’s been a memorable week for Finland-based gaming company Everywear Games and its new title for smartwatches, Field Day.