Weihua Shao from Nordic Game Ventures is our special guest speaker next Friday Stories! 🕒 When:
Date: 9th of April
Link to sign up here!
An email with further instructions will be sent to you after the deadline.
The Chinese gaming market has been booming the last couple of years and it doesn't seem to stop any time soon! With a game market worth over 288 billion yuan (2019, statista.com) and a more and more c
It's time for a new game jam, but not any game jam; It's the game jam where we connect game development with other cultural storytellers! 👉ARE YOU A STORYTELLER INTERESTED IN GAME DEVELOPMENT? We are on the lookout for writers, novelists, artists, illustrators and other storytellers! You do not need any prior experience about game development, but an interest in games and a vision on how your field of expertise can be applied into a game. or 👉ARE YOU A GAME DEVELOPER INTERE
We need postpone this Lunch Talk to a later date, new date will come soon! Exciting news! Our next speaker for our Lunch Talk-series is Karin Edner, Corporate Governance & Sustainability Coordinator at Embracer Group and Chris O'Kelly from DECA Games! Embracer Group is the parent company of businesses developing and publishing PC, console and mobile games for the global games market. We embrace great people, great companies and great ideas. - source: https://embracer.com/ 🕒
The power of play is a familiar phrase. It rings true for most of us, but we’re a bit fuzzy on what it actually means. What power does it have and why? Andreas Stjärnhem knows, and he’s built his business, Sticky Beat, by harnessing that power. At this week’s Friday Stories, Andreas will share what he knows with aspiring games makers and industry professionals. Before the event, we invited him to tell us more about his work and why games are an important cultural - and politi
We finally have a schedule for Aprils event Friday Stories! 9th of April - Weihua Shao, Investor relations at Nordic Game Ventures Weihua will tell us more about the Chinese Game market and the trends right now! 16th of April - Simon Röjder, Managing Director at Mirage Game Studios Simon will give us the backstory about their game studio, how publishing happened and serve some truths about the everyday life. 23rd of Fawzi Mesmar, Head of Design at DICE Fawsi invits us to a ta
The Great Journey present our first Game Jam for 2021! 🕒 When: Date: 19th - 21st of March Time: 17.00 📍 Where: Discord! Link to sign up here! You are free to sign up all the way up to the start of the game jam, but if the interest is low, we might consider moving the event, so please sign up as fast as you can if you are interested! This Game Jam will be mostly handled by our Community Managers Rosanna and Björn! 💻What:
What is a Game Jam? ""Jam" is a reference to musical
UPDATE! We spoke to Andreas about the Power of play and how it can change the world! Read our blogpost about it here! Exciting news! Andreas Stjärnhem from Sticky Beat is our special guest speaker next Friday Stories!! 🕒 When: Date: 26th of March Time: 10.00-12.00 📍 Where: Online! Link to sign up here! An email with further instructions will be sent to you after the deadline. 💻What: How to save the world by having fun.
Games are often built around quests to save the world
Exciting news! Our next speaker for our Lunch Talk-series is Robin Eyre, Main Artist at Iron Gate Studio! Creators of the smash hit Valheim with over 5 million sold units! 🕒 When: Date: 18th of Mars Time: 12.15-13.00 📍 Where: Online! Sign up to the event here! An email with the link and more information will be sent to you after the deadline. Please check your junk mail if you can't find it! 💻How: Bring your lunch and just enjoy this lecture! The Great Journey will host th
It’s tempting to claim games like Cursed Painting represent an emerging niche in the industry. This interactive role-playing game draws on gameplay mechanics similar to Dungeons and Dragons, but it's played via the Alexa app. That means it’s audio-only. Wanderword, the game’s creator, calls this and the other titles in its portfolio interactive audio entertainment. But as Wanderword’s Lead Designer Henrik Lindfors will tell you, audio is central to every standout gaming exper
Exciting news! We present Friday Stories with Henrik Lindfors from Wanderword as our special guest speaker! 🕒 When: 12th of March 10.00-12.00 📍 Where: Online! Link to sign up here! An email with further instructions will be sent to you after the deadline. 💻What: Audio Entertainment in a visual space - on the importance of audio, and how the real world is not enough to entertain. In this talk, we also highlight the superpower that is the human hearing, we'll also talk about