April 2013

PFEFFERMIND GAMES – WHO ARE THESE GUYS?

Here we have another awesome team from GameFounders Spring 2013 batch: they come from Germany and their studio is called Pfeffermind Games. Behind that name stand 5 guys who are living and breathing together (at least here in Estonia): Sebastian Zillessen taking care of app development, Jacob Beutler as the chief of finance and operations, Philipp Reinartz, specialized in communications, Daniel Finck as product manager...

YELLOW MONKEY STUDIOS PRESENTS: LIFE IN ESTONIA

Next story is about 2 guys from far-away-land India. They come from Mumbai and they are representing their studio called Yellow Monkey Studios! They are Krishna Israney and Shailesh “the Moustache” Prabhu. Actually they have one more team member, Manu Thomas, who unfortunately had to stay home for various reasons. Yellow Monkey guys heard about GameFounders program through their social network. Krishna has a friend who...

MEET THE GUYS FROM DEV9K GAMES!

The first team from the Spring 2013 batch to arrive in Estonia was Dev9K Games. They come from Italy -Antonio Scacchetti and Massimiliano Nigro are from Rome, Andrea Alessi lives near Verona – and have been friends for over ten years already! It’s an interesting bunch - Antonio is studying computer engineering, Massimiliano has a bachelor degree in philosophy and Andrea has recently finished the...

STUDY TRIP FLASHBACKS

Here come the flashbacks from our trip to Finland! We started really early and arrived in Helsinki already at 9:30. The weather was supernice so nobody minded doing some walking before reaching our first target - Vision+...

GAMEFOUNDERS BATCH 2 STUDY TRIP TO FINLAND!

We are out for a field trip today! The GameFounders crew got up early to start the day productively and take the first ferry to Helsinki. The day schedule fits 3 visits. We have already checked out how the Vision+ guys are doing and had some valuable game industry- wisdom sharing too. The plan is to visit also our other friends at Rovio and Grand...