ANALYSIS: How Sweden conquered the gaming world

ANALYSIS: How Sweden conquered the gaming world

Sweden's biggest cultural exports these days are no longer music stars like Abba and Robyn, but rather video games – an industry that has become so successful it now rivals the country's traditional shipments of iron ore and paper.

How a Viking-themed Swedish game became an unexpected smash-hit

How a Viking-themed Swedish game became an unexpected smash-hit

How Malmö became a serious force in online sports
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How Malmö became a serious force in online sports

Is Sweden’s gaming industry running out of workers?
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Is Sweden’s gaming industry running out of workers?

Five reasons Sweden is so good at eSports

Five reasons Sweden is so good at eSports

Swedish gaming giant snapped up in multi-million deal

Swedish gaming giant snapped up in multi-million deal

Swedish gaming giant Avalanche Studios to open new Malmö office

Swedish gaming giant Avalanche Studios to open new Malmö office

10 of the coolest Swedish games developers to work for

10 of the coolest Swedish games developers to work for

Gamers have just as many friends as non-gamers, Swedish researchers say

Gamers have just as many friends as non-gamers, Swedish researchers say

Inside the office of a Stockholm virtual reality games developer

Inside the office of a Stockholm virtual reality games developer

Why Malmö is the hottest gaming city in Europe
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Why Malmö is the hottest gaming city in Europe

Suspected Swedish assault was just a man playing a computer game

Suspected Swedish assault was just a man playing a computer game

How Sweden’s ancient language Elfdalian is being saved by Minecraft

How Sweden’s ancient language Elfdalian is being saved by Minecraft

10 of the best Swedish games everyone should try

10 of the best Swedish games everyone should try

Swedish studio to develop huge new Avatar game

Swedish studio to develop huge new Avatar game

Sweden needs more games developers, experts warn

Sweden needs more games developers, experts warn

Zlatan Ibrahimovic invests in Swedish games company

Zlatan Ibrahimovic invests in Swedish games company

Canadians snap up Swedish children’s digital gaming toy

Canadians snap up Swedish children’s digital gaming toy

Swedish school starts elite training for gamers

Swedish school starts elite training for gamers

US firm closes $5.9bn deal with Swedish King

US firm closes $5.9bn deal with Swedish King

Swede reunited with viral child ‘reporter’ in Gaza

Swede reunited with viral child ‘reporter’ in Gaza

Sweden mulls ‘sexist’ video game labels

Sweden mulls ‘sexist’ video game labels

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Swedish gaming firm bought by Australian Aristocrat

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Teen forced to take treatment for ‘computer game addiction’

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Computer gaming sales up sharply

Prominent Social Democrat named head of Svenska Spel

Prominent Social Democrat named head of Svenska Spel

Svenska Spel CEO cashes in his chips

Svenska Spel CEO cashes in his chips

‘Break up gaming monopoly’

‘Break up gaming monopoly’

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Government hints at partial Svenska Spel sell off

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Gaming firm calls Svenska Spel’s bluff

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Betsson files complaint over Gaming Board fines

Gambling baron trial begins in Gothenburg

Gambling baron trial begins in Gothenburg

Hitman ‘lied’ about gambling baron’s role

Hitman ‘lied’ about gambling baron’s role

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Sweden may open door to foreign gambling operators

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Swedes’ virtual church to bring online gamers to Jesus

Swedish videogame maker bought by French competitor

Swedish videogame maker bought by French competitor

Swede beats tax agency in landmark gambling case

Swede beats tax agency in landmark gambling case

Swedish boy collapses after 20-hour World of Warcraft binge

Swedish boy collapses after 20-hour World of Warcraft binge

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Swedes choose computer games over sports: study

‘World of Warcraft is as addictive as cocaine’: report

‘World of Warcraft is as addictive as cocaine’: report

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Gaming monopoly loses name dispute with treatment centre

Nintendo wins trademark battle with Swedish dental clinic

Nintendo wins trademark battle with Swedish dental clinic

Swedish court rules Texas Hold’em a ‘game of skill’

Swedish court rules Texas Hold’em a ‘game of skill’

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Malmö casino eyes ‘Vegas-style’ weddings

Blogger Profile: Vic ‘GameReactor’ Bassey

Blogger Profile: Vic ‘GameReactor’ Bassey

Gaming addiction poses ‘pandemic’ threat: expert

Gaming addiction poses ‘pandemic’ threat: expert

Swedish television primed for weekend of live e-sports

Swedish television primed for weekend of live e-sports

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Gambling site to repay addict’s lost millions

Glitch makes losing impossible at web casino

Glitch makes losing impossible at web casino

Sweden to curb lottery ticket sales to minors

Sweden to curb lottery ticket sales to minors

Texas Hold’em case heads for supreme court

Texas Hold’em case heads for supreme court

Gaming software company offers golden job chance in Stockholm
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Gaming software company offers golden job chance in Stockholm

Swedes become gaming sector’s shooting stars

Swedes become gaming sector’s shooting stars

Video games ‘don’t make kids violent’: study

Video games ‘don’t make kids violent’: study

Swedish computer game in N-word shocker

Swedish computer game in N-word shocker

More Swedish women addicted to gambling

More Swedish women addicted to gambling

Swedish teen sectioned due to gaming ‘addiction’

Swedish teen sectioned due to gaming ‘addiction’

Sweden raps Stardoll for targeting young girls

Sweden raps Stardoll for targeting young girls

‘Don’t buy violent video games for Christmas’

‘Don’t buy violent video games for Christmas’

Swedish school makes Minecraft a must

Swedish school makes Minecraft a must

UK teacher challenges Swedes to Minecraft

UK teacher challenges Swedes to Minecraft

Candy is King for Swedish gamers

Candy is King for Swedish gamers