Competition Rules for Bit1

Approved games

Bit1 competition is open for all entertainment games, which core gameplay loop is playable. Original ideas of the team and projects which IP rights belong to the team. All digital platforms are approved.

No games that involve legally determined gambling according to Finnish law (Rikoslaki, 17 luku, 16 § (24.7.1998/563)).

Who can participate?

More than half of the team members must be present students during the spring semester at one of these mentioned below:

Bit1 competition is part of a project funded by the City of Helsinki Innovation funds. Therefore at least two out of the three teams that are selected to the final at Prebit Helsinki must come from the Helsinki Metropolitan area.

Judging criteria

Commercial potential (main emphasis)
Business model
User experience
Technical quality
Novelty value / uniqueness
Suitability for the target group


Best game, jury’s choice, three places
Audience choice award