St. Petersburg has just hosted a large-scale conference of the gaming industry White Nights Conference, which brought together representatives of such companies as Amazon, Google, Epic Games, Facebook, Intel, Unity, Unreal Engine, WG Labs, Big Fish, Microsoft, Mail.ru and many others .
White Nights Conference is dedicated to the development and promotion of games on all platforms. It takes place three times a year: in February in Helsinki, in June in St. Petersburg and in October in Moscow. During a year White Nights brings together more than 4,000 professionals in the gaming industry in total.
An analytical company AppAnnie has named the largest by revenue mobile game companies from Russia, the Baltic States and the CIS of the first quarter of 2016. The first place took Playrix.
The top-3 also includes Nordcurrent and Game Insight, which are based in Lithuania. The exact data on income AppAnnie refers its ranking to was not disclosed; however, it is known that an income of Pixonic that took the seventh place in the first quarter of 2016 was $ 860,000 per month in average.
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