A Block full of makers
Oulu’s most prominent game makers work inside Apaja. Fingersoft specifically selected companies whose development, ideas and products could be accelerated.
It’s not just game developers, however! Other companies within Apaja specialize in management coaching, consulting, digital content production, 3D modelling, animation and photography. There are even companies dealing with clothing and legal affairs.
Apaja’s employees are all experts in their respective fields, but it’s not just industry veterans within. There are also a lot of game development students, to whom Apaja is a second home. The youngest game developers can be found in Code School Finland. Oulu Game Lab also educates students in game development in cooperation with the Oulu University of Applied Sciences’ culture, engineering and business units, as well as with game companies in Oulu.