Incubation and Start-ups Sweden & Stockholm
Stockholm Business Alliance
Stockholm Business Alliance is a partnership that covers an area of 55 municipalities around Stockholm. The partnership supports start-ups to attract foreign investment and provides a competitive business environment. More than half of the Swedish game companies are located in the regions who are a part of this vital business initiative.
Stockholm based Sting is a traditional business incubator. It was founded in 2002 and since provided business development support to over 200 innovative start-ups in different verticals. In 2017 Sting launched a new initiative to support game start-ups and game-related-technology start-ups. Game companies accepted into the incubate program get access to a game business coach and a network of expert mentors. Additionally, Sting Game runs a small co-working space for independent game developers and organizes monthly meetups for the community of game developers in Stockholm.
East Sweden Game
A hub for game developers in Linköping. East Sweden Game offers a free co-working space for students and early stage game companies and an office space for established game companies. Members of the community get access to business coaching and advisory from the associated partners. East Sweden game organizes regular meetups for the local game developers. In May 2018 they opened an accelerator for game developers.