October 2012

FOOTBAAAALLLLLL!!!

What a funny coincidence- GameFounders has an Estonian team, a Hungarian team and a team from Argentina creating a football manager game. So what do these startups all have in common? A football match between Estonia and Hungary of course! On October 12 the GameFounders gang went to see the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification match between Estonia and Hungary. This time the Hungarian hölös-mölös power...

TRIP TO FINLAND

Finland has the biggest gaming industry in northern Europe with huge names like Rovio and Remedy, rising stars like Supercell and Mountain Sheep as well as lots of startups. Since Helsinki is only a 2-hour ferry ride away, we decided to take advantage of that. We had the pleasure of visiting Applifier, Mountain Sheep, Housemarque, Grand Cru and wrapped the night up with an IGDA Finland...

VISITING CREATIVE MOBILE

Today we went to visit the most successful game development company in Estonia- Creative Mobile. Vladimir, one of the co-founders has been a big supporter or GameFounders since forever. Creative Mobile has a story much like any gaming startup. Three guys decided to do something of their own and started developing mobile games in their own homes. Unlike Rovio for example, they did nt have to...