Are games close to your heart? Would you like to work in the game industry in the future? Are you interested in building a better and more diverse game industry? You’ve come to the right place. On this site you will find information about the gaming industry, insights and tips from gaming professionals as well as information about various industry-related roles and tasks as well as training opportunities leading to expertise in game development. Whether you’re pondering what to study or seeking inspiration for your own game development, this site provides you with links and tips to and from the game industry.
The site is part of the Lahti University of Applied Sciences / LAB University of Applied Sciences’ Gamechangers project, carried out in 2017-2019. Finland is one of the leading game development countries in Europe. There are many opportunities in the growing and international gaming industry. Companies and organizations in the industry have stressed the importance of increasing the proportion of women in the industry as more diversity is needed in key positions. There is a call for diverse perspectives in developing game products in order to meet the needs of the extremely diverse players around the globe as well. New ideas and innovations require different kinds of people to work together, so increasing diversity will benefit everyone in the end.
So go ahead, start your own journey right here. Welcome!