Turku´s finalists revealed

All of our finalists are now confirmed. The finalists of Turku were chosen in Turku ICT Showroom in 8th March. The judges were Taisto Suominen (Turku AMK), Liisa Lehtonen (Boost Turku startup)  and Jukka Kodisoja (Rival Games Ltd). Finalists are  Team Aioni with a game called Fuzzy Runners and Team Boss Loop with Boss Loop. […]

PreBit Oulu winners announced!

Pre Bit Oulu competition and networking event was held on Friday April 27th, 2018. The three finalists from Oulu are Death By Overwork, Arktik Kirkle and Red Shirt Games.  Jury in Oulu were Jussi Autio, John Rantala from Round Zero, Antti Kananen from Koukoi Games.     Death By Overwork’s game is Ninja! Not a […]

PreBit Tampere winners confirmed!

PreBit Tampere was held last Thursday, 26.4. and we can now present our next batch of finalists.   Taneli Lyytikäinen (Bon Games), Niko Mäkelä (Traplight Games), Sami Kojo (Random Potion) and Gareth Noyce (TripleEh?) gave overall credit to the level of technical execution of the demos. The winners stood out with their unique approaches and […]

Judges for PreBit Helsinki confirmed!

The preliminary rounds are coming soon, and prepping is in full gear. We’re very happy to announce the judges for PreBit Helsinki! Sonja Ängeslevä is working at Unity as Product Director, focusing on mobile multiplayer games.  Her expertise is in data informed product development, where she pinpoints needs, finds bottlenecks and identifies opportunities for growth […]

Sign up for the competition closed

Team sign up for the Bit1 competition has closed on Friday 13.4. Over 30 teams of students from all around Finland are now competing for the Bit1 Game of the year-title. We’re very happy with the turnout and are looking forward to three great preliminary competitions next week! This week we’re focusing on prepping the […]

New jury members for Bit1 confirmed!

  We’re delighted to announce a further two jury members for Bit1, Mikko Kodisoja and Teemu Närhi! Mikko Kodisoja is one of the co-founders and a game lead at Supercell in Helsinki Finland. Mikko joined the industry in 1995, and has since founded three companies, in which he’s worked in roles ranging from creative roles […]

First judges of Bit1 confirmed

The Jury of Bit1 will include Samuli Syvähuoko, Wilhelm Taht and Karoliina Korppoo. We´ll also announce more judges from Supercell and other companies. Samuli Syvähuoko is a partner in Sisu Game Ventures and has founded several game companies in Finland, such as Remedy and Armada Interactive. He is an early pioneer in Finnish game industry […]

PreBit Helsinki date and time confirmed

Just like Bit1, PreBit is competition and networking event. PreBit events are held this year in three cities: Helsinki, Tampere and Oulu. At PreBit you can meet game developers and people that have succeed on the gaming markets. As a competitor you can bring your own game for judging, you will get comprehensive feedback. PreBit […]