Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
December 6, 2019
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Stugan game accelerator taking applications for summer program

Stugan game accelerator taking applications for summer program

February 8, 2017 | By Alissa McAloon

February 8, 2017 | By Alissa McAloon
    Post A Comment
More: Indie, Business/Marketing

The game dev summer camp based around a two-month long camping trip in the countryside of Sweden has opened up applications for the third annual Stugan games accelerator.

This year, 20 game developers will have the opportunity to spend a summer in a traditional Swedish cabin under the mentorship of several notable area game makers. If you’re ready for a summer abroad and looking to buckle down for a couple months to work on your game, this mentorship experience might be exactly what you need.

Room and board are both covered by the accelerator crew, so those accepted for the program won’t have to worry about the costs of a Swedish getaway, outside of traveling expenses to and from the event. 

The non-profit is headed up by notable Swedish game companies, including developers from Mojang, Paradox, King, and DICE, who will visit the two-month long retreat to offer mentorship and host development workshops across a variety of development disciplines.

“The first two years of Stugan have been amazing," said Stugan manager Jana Palm. "We are constantly shocked by the growing support from the global games community, along with all of the progress we continue to see from Stugan participants on their projects."

Past Stugan campers include the developers of the games GoNNER, Planetoid Pioneers, _PRISM, Induction, and Vignettes.

Interested developers have until March 31 to apply. More details on the accelerator and the application process can be found on Stugan’s website.

Related Jobs

East Carolina University
East Carolina University — Greenville, North Carolina, United States

Carol Grotnes Belk Distinguished Professor
Remedy Entertainment
Remedy Entertainment — Espoo, Finland

Senior Audio Designer
Sanzaru Games Inc.
Sanzaru Games Inc. — Dublin , California, United States

Systems Designers
Sanzaru Games Inc.
Sanzaru Games Inc. — Dublin, California, United States

Level Designer

Loading Comments

loader image