Andreas Tobler sold his first video games from his parents house in the 80’s. In the 90’s he started JoWood, Austrias first video game company. Then he met a most annoying Swedish businessman. A decade later Tobler works for German publisher Koch Media in Munich, as history repeats itself. But who is this mysterious Swedish business man? A certain Lars Wingefors of Embracer Group.
Nathalie, Hannah and Anna grew up as nerdy girls, not really finding their place in the world. Not until they realized that making games was actually a job. And that they were good at it.
Include, share and encourage. It’s not that complicated to be a middle aged senior game developer and still be a nice person online. Henrik Jonsson even received an award for his demeanor, and he has some simple advice.
Per-Arne Lundberg wanted to help students start their own game studios. The idea was to take care of all the boring stuff for them, and let them focus on the creative part. It started small, but today it has blossomed into Amplifier Game Invest.
Kicki Wallje Lund left home when she was fifteen. Her parents told her she would never make it on her own. That was 50 years ago and Kick-Ass Kicki is still proving them wrong, every day.