UNIQUE PROJECT EMPOWERS GAME STUDIOS TO ACHIEVE INTERNATIONAL SUCCESS

With the unique collaboration project Interlink, Science Park Skövde will gather the Swedish game clusters Arctic Game, The Great Journey and The Game Habitat, to support newly started gaming companies for their journey to the international market. The last stop is the games fair Gamescom in Cologne on August 24-26.   Science Park Skövde has […]

Global Top Round Conference in Luleå

Global Top Rounds annual conference will this year take place in Luleå november 9-10. The conference partners with Arctic Game and Luleå Business Region. The annual conference brings together studios, publishers, investors, and influencers from throughout the games industry to network at one event. At the end of this invite-only conference, GTR will select 10 […]

Arctic Game Week 2022, May 25-28 Skellefteå, Sweden

After two years of canceled events due to the pandemic, we can now proudly present the best Arctic Game Week ever! We will once again open the doors to a week filled with business conferences, networking, entertainment and the public event Nordsken where games, culture and creativity meet. The event will be arranged in Skellefteå, […]

Fabella – a powerful visual authoring tool for interactive audio and speech

Meet Rosina the Vice President of Global Sales at Wanderword. Together with her team they aim to put Fabella in the hands of audio game developers, podcast producers, audiobook publishers, conversation designers and others in need of a powerful visual authoring tool for interactive audio and speech.  You have some great news to share – […]

The League of Legends team from Piteå is the best in the country

The e-sports scene in Piteå is growing. Lundqvist Lightside is ranked as Sweden’s best League of Legends team. But now the e-sports director Jakob Eriksson, 24, also intends to take over Europe. At the beginning of November, Lundqvist Lightside qualified for the Nordic second division. – It feels absolutely wonderful. I had never imagined this […]

New game educations to Arctic Game region!

Recently, the result from Myndigheten för yrkesutbildningar (MYH)came regarding which educations that have been granted, and for the gaming cluster Arctic Game, it was a jackpot again!  In Sweden, only three new game educations were granted – and two ended up in Skellefteå. The new educations are Immersive Experience Creator – where you learn to […]

E-sports’ very own Zlatan: ” I can be the greatest asshole”

The 27-year-old won the world title in the Rainbow Six Siege two years in a row, and took the whole gaming world by storm. Now he wants to get more females into the games industry. Fabian Hällsten, Piteå, had already started studying to be a social studies teacher at university when his e-sports career took […]

Pitching workshop with Global Top Round

We are sure that You as an entrepreneur have often pitched your game to both investors, publishers and maybe even local grant companies. You might have experienced letdowns, rejections, or you have gotten success. The workshop focuses on fine tuning of pitches. Even if you are a new indie developer, medium sized startup or established […]