May 2013

WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO BATCH 1 STARTUPS?

Now, almost half a year after the graduation of the first class of Gamefounders, it makes sense to look at the startups and what are they currently doing:   Bad Seed Entertainment The 8-member strong team from Italy found a publisher to their first game - Sheep Up! - in our Paris Demo Day. The game will be published by one of the leading publishers in the world,...

GAMEFOUNDERS SPRING 2013 BATCH IN LONDON

After the successful demo day in Tallinn, we packed our bags and head to take over London! Game Monetisation Europe Conference 13.-14.05, taking place in fancy DoubleTree Hilton hotel, was the right place for us to be: The first conference day was the busiest and probably the most interesting one. GameFounders team arrived to the conference place already pretty early - 7:30 sharp. All the hassle...

X3M GAMES – MACEDONIAN GUYS WITH MANY AWESOME GAMES

Macedonia is the country of origin for our next team – X3M Games. Nikola Tanchevski, Ivan Iskov and Zoran Mitrevski are those three who ended up in GameFounders programme and are currently living in Estonia. Back home they have a team working with them, building trailers, videos, animations, new art for the game etc. X3M Games employ 12 people in-house, but in Estonia the company...

3 CHEERFUL ITALIANS IN TALLINN: SPORTSQUARE GAMES

This week starts by introducing another cool crew from Italy. They are 3 guys from Turin (supported by 5 other guys back in Italy) who too decided to apply for GameFounders and had the luck of being accepted. Let us represent you: Alex Carpentieri, Gabriele Costamagna and Andrea Aloi = team SportSquare Games. Gabriele and Alex were together already in high school, later on in the...

TALENTED FELLOWS FROM LITHUANIA – TINY LAB PRODUCTIONS

Let us introduce you our next team -Tiny Lab Productions. This is a small game dev studio from Lithuania, being run by 6 talented members: Jonas Abromaitis, Tomas Putanas, Valdas Jokubaitis, Artūras Šlajus, Mykolas Mickus and Sigitas Dilys. Only first three of them are currently in Estonia, other half is supporting them back home. Jonas, the leader of the team, has been interested in game development...