Train2Game News Devs.Tv eSports Show

Devs.tv is a new game developer specific social platform.

The main goal is for the platform to become an all-around social toolkit for game developers and give them the necessary resources to keep on creating awesome games and to succeed in a growing industry.

With the Devs.tv platform, they are aiming to close the gap between educational institutes, employers and individual developers.

For this first version of open beta, Devs.tv released the first set of free tools to use, including portfolio tools, a jobs board, and a bunch of different social features so developers can share their creations and start making meaningful connections.

DevsTalk esports

DevsTalk is a new gaming industry talk show hosted by Devs.tv and produced in collaboration with IGDA Finland.

DevsTalk is a gaming industry oriented talk show with new themes and guests each month.

The idea is to share the knowledge and produce an entertaining but educating format for the gaming professionals and for the new aspiring developers.

The next show on April 18th 2019 will be produced in Helsinki, Finland at the Music Theater Kapsäkki in front of a live audience.

The live stream and the event itself are both free of charge and if the time doesn’t fit your schedule, you can watch the recording later on from Devs.tv.

Guests at the second DevsTalk are experienced professionals from the industry. Covering multiple aspects related to the esports scheme.

The panellists are:

  • Antti Hätinen – Founder and President, PHZ Full Stack & Team PHZ
  • Joona “natu” Leppänen – Founder and Marketing Director, ENCE
  • Janus Pitkänen – Programme Coordinator, Esports Business, KAMK University

The panel is hosted by Eirik Manne – Community Manager, Devs.tv

To find out more visit https://devs.tv/

Train2Game News Devs.tv launches March 1st

Devs.tv will launch its new gaming industry platform on March 1st and starts a completely new streaming talk show at the same time.

Devs Talk is a new gaming industry talk show hosted by Devs.tv.

The first show of the first season will be streamed on March 1st at http://future.devs.tv.

The date is carefully picked to coincide with a National Futures Day in Finland. Great industry leading panelists will talk about the future of games and what are the key trends of the gaming industry in 2020-2030.

Devs Talk is a free monthly streaming show with new themes and guests each month. The show is produced in Helsinki, Finland at Devs.tv Studio.

The first show’s panelists are Adnan Selimovic (Founder of Data United and researcher in data science and user psychology), KooPee Hiltunen (Director of the Finnish game industry hub NeoGames), Natasha Bulatovic Trygg (Game developer, Entrepreneur, Academic & Teacher, Chairperson of IGDA Finland) and Vesa Raudasoja (Chairman of IGDA.org and Founder of Devs.tv). The host of the show is Björn Lindholm (Game Dev Company).

The first show’s agenda on March 1st is the following: 10.00 EST / 15.00 GMT / 17.00 EET: Welcoming words 10.05 EST / 15.05 GMT / 17.05 EET: Panel Introduction 10.15 EST / 15.15 GMT / 17.15 EET: Panel Discussion 11.30 EST / 16.30 GMT / 18.30 EET: Q&A with the panel 12.15 EST / 17.15 GMT / 19.15 EET: End of the stream

Devs.tv will be the primary resource and toolkit for anyone interested in the gaming industry. More info will follow on March 1st.

Train2game News WG Labs Dev Contest

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WG Labs has put the call out for development teams to show off their awesome projects and enter the WG Labs Dev Contest.

If you and your friends are aspiring designers then this contest could be just what you need to take your game or service to the next level. The WG Labs Teams is looking for unreleased multiplayer games on PC or mobile platforms, in alpha or higher, that have what it takes to stand out from the crowd, with the chance to win $10,000 in prize money.

The WG Labs Dev Contest is a fantastic opportunity to discover just how strong your team and project are, as well as hear feedback from game industry veterans who have worked on a range of hugely successful titles.

“One of the goals of WG Labs is to help nurture passionate teams with great ideas,” said Maxim Matveyko, Publishing Product Director at WG Labs. “The WG Labs Dev Contest is our way of reaching out to teams across the world and letting them showcase their talent, with the potential to win a cash prize.”

So what are you waiting for? The contest starts today and is open to all those in Europe, the Americas, the CIS, and Asia. It will run until May 30, with the submissions period closing a month before, on April 30. The winners will be announced at the end of May. To discover more about the contest criteria and WG Labs, visit the official portal: WG Labs Dev Contest