Helsinki mobile game developer Motorious Entertainment said it has raised $894,000 (€800,000) in a new round of funding. That will help the company gear up for its debut mobile title, Top Gear Road Trip.

The money comes from the Finnish government’s Finnvera Venture Capital and Nordea’s Startup and Growth Services… – Read more

Big Bang Racing developer attracts Korea Investment

Mobile game developer Traplight, a studio focused on user-generated content (UGC) games, announced today that its latest funding round has led to an additional $2.7 million of funding, raising the studio's total investment to $5 million. Traplight's first UGC mobile game Big Bang… – Read more

Newsbrief: Finnish mobile studio Traplight has secured $2.7 million in funding, taking the developer's total lifetime investment to $5 million.

The latest round was led by venture capitalist investor Korea Investment Partners, and was bolstered by previous investors Sunstone Capital and Finnvera.

Traplight specialize in user-generated content games, and will use the cash to expand and polish new projects following the launch of its debut title, Big Bang Racing.

Helsinki-based developer Small Giant Games has closed a €5.4 million ($5.7 million) funding round to grow its latest game Empires & Puzzles.

The Investment was led by Stockholm-based EQT Ventures. Early investors Creandum, Spintop Ventures, PROfounders and First Fellow Partners all contributed to the round as well.

The funds… – Read more

Suomalainen Hill Climb Racing 2 -peli julkaistaan viikonloppuna Kiinassa, jossa pelin edellistä osaa ladattiin lähes 100 miljoonaa kertaa.

Pelissä pääsee kilpailemaan muita ympäri maailmaa tulevia pelaajia vastaan.

Pelissä pääsee kilpailemaan muita ympäri maailmaa tulevia pelaajia vastaan. (FINGERSOFT)

Oululainen Fingersoft julkaisi Hill Climb Racing 2 -pelin marraskuussa. Nyt kaksi kuukautta myöhemmin peliä on ladattu jo lähes 43 miljoonaa kertaa.

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Sequel to the breakout hit Hill Climb Racing, downloaded over half a billion times, adds asynchronous competitive multiplayer in new physics-based levels

KEMPELE, Finland – Nov. 16, 2016 – Fingersoft, the independent games publisher and studio, has revealed that the physics-based racing game Hill Climb Racing 2 will launch worldwide… – Read more

Suomalainen pelifirma Motorious Entertainment on napannut lisenssin tehdä pelejä BBC:n supersuositusta Top Gear -ohjelmasta.

Top Gear on BBC:n myydyin ohjelmatuote kansainvälisesti. Autoja käsittelevää sarjaa voi pitää yhtenä maailman katsotuimmista tv-ohjelmista. BBC:n mukaan uusi kausi on myyty 130 maahan. Tulevista peleistä odotetaan myös suosittuja: niitä on tarkoitus levittää BBC:n Top… – Read more

Helsinki start-up will be developing free-to-play mobile games based on the long-running TV show

A seed funding round has seen Motorious Entertainment receive $566,000 towards its next titles.

The studio will develop three free-to-play games for iOS and Android based on the BBC's Top Gear franchise, starting with match-three puzzler… – Read more

Finnish mobile developer Traplight has revealed that its first game, Big Bang Racing, has achieved one million downloads in its first week of release.

The puzzle-racer allows players to create, share, and play their own levels. Over 100,000 user-generated levels were created during the first three days of release.

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Way back in January of last year, developer Traplight Games announced their mobile game project, a side-scrolling physics racer called What On Earth! where its standout feature was a touchscreen-optimized level editor which would allow the entire game to be based around user-generated content. After beta testing the game for… – Read more