Baba Is You surprises gamers with word power
Finland is recognised as a global force when it comes to the games industry. But some of its most intriguing projects originate outside traditional games studios. Finnish indie developer Arvi Teikari is a testament to that.
Gigglebug’s Best & Bester cartoon catches the Eye
Finnish animation studio Gigglebug Entertainment and London-based Eye Present have signed a co-production deal, after Best & Bester set tongues wagging at the Cartoon Forum 2017.
Angry Birds touchdown at the Super Bowl
Rovio Entertainment and the NFL have joined forces to create a timely Super Bowl integration for Rovio’s Angry Birds games.
Team Action Zone boosts teamwork with tech
Tampere-based Team Action Zone developed a digital team game – and then realised it could help everyone else create their own, too.
Altogame helps health care in Britain
Finnish-British startup Altogame has formed a collaboration partnership with Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust in Liverpool, UK.
Bon Games gathers speed for first game release
Finnish game studio Bon Games has raised 1.4 million US dollars in seed funding, as it prepares the release of its first game Transit King, in collaboration with Fingersoft.
Psyon Games makes science great again
Finnish Psyon Games gained worldwide fame with its Trump vs. Science game. Next, it’s set out to sway those who don’t believe in vaccinations.
Angry Birds gets a very special guest
Eddie, the iconic mascot of Iron Maiden, will be a special playable character Eddie the Bird in Angry Birds Evolution this Halloween season.
Critical Ops shakes hands with Amazon
Finnish game developer Critical Force and online retailer giant Amazon have agreed to start collaborating.
Finnish games score highly in China
The Chinese gaming industry sees potential in the high quality and creativity of Finnish games. This is creating some interesting opportunities.