Who is Natasha Skult?

Hardcore nerd happened to become an artist and not a physicist, so now working in gaming industry.
Current positions:

  • Chairperson of IGDA Finland and Lead of South-West
    Finland Hub
  • Chairperson of Turku Game Hub (game business center)
  • Board Member of Neogames (Finnish Game Developers
    Association)
  • Advisor of Steel Media (Pocket Gamer Connects)
  • PhD candidate and teacher of Game Design and Digital Art at
    University of Turku, Finland

Previously worked on gamification projects for cultural heritage, healthcare and other b2b solutions. Closely worked on creating commercial mobile games for big brand of Moomin as CEO of Snowfall. Working on 3rd party IP and challenges of copyright are the big part of her doctoral research work on topic Art Replicas – Understanding the Art Through its Copy, which theories she is utilizing in game development and production.

Who is Petter Skult?

Besides working in own studio on narrative-driven games, he is working as game designer and narrative designer in Snowfall as well as many other game studios worldwide. He has PhD in English literature on on post-apocalyptic literature and post(post-)modernism from Åbo Akademi University (Turku, Finland).

 

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