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THE WINNERS!

WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE FINAL 5 WINNERS FOR OUR 2018 KING Women in Games SCHOLARSHIP

ANJA BOROWSKI

Tell us about yourself
I’m Anja, 25 years old and from Berlin.
In my free time I like to watch TV Series and movies with my boyfriend, as well as playing video games with or without him. I love traveling and my favorite meal is breakfast. 🙂

Three words to describe you or Fun Fact
hungry, excited and curious

Your favourite Casual Mobile game
Monument Valley, though I’m not sure if that really counts as casual,
so here are the three that are definitely casual, which share the spot: Fruit Nibblers, Farm Heroes Saga, Match Land

University: School for Games (Germany)
Course: Game Development
Role in the Kingdom: Level Design Intern, Berlin

NAMIE FOLKESSON

Tell us about yourself
I like ____, think about ____ and usually talks about _____.
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Games, Beer, Lush products, Marvel movies, Netflix

Three words to describe you or Fun Fact
I have declined 2 exorcism offers

Your favourite Casual Mobile game
Reigns: Her Majesty

University: Playgroundsquad (Sweden)
Course: Game Design
Role in the Kingdom: Game Design Intern, Stockholm

IDA ANDERSSON – JUNKKA

Tell us about yourself
Hello! I’m Ida from Sweden. I’m a super nerdy gaming-enthusiast who grew up with a SNES controller glued to my hands (my favourite was yoshi!). I’m currently working on my thesis for my bachelor’s degree at Uppsala University where I study Game design & graphics.

Three words to describe you or Fun Fact
This will be my second time at GDC! 🙂

Your favourite Casual Mobile game
Pokemon Go / Hearthstone

University: Uppsala University (Sweden))
Course:Game Design and Graphics
Role in the Kingdom: Game Design Intern, London

VICTORIA SERRANO

Tell us about yourself
I’m Victoria Serrano a 24 years old woman from Spain trying to become a videogame designer. I’m passionate about all the types of art that videogames present and the things that we can change in the world with our art. My mantra is “Work hard to achieve your dreams”.

Three words to describe you or Fun Fact
Creative, outgoing, and spontaneous.

Your favourite Casual Mobile game
So difficult to choose just one, but I’m would have to say Bubble Witch 2.

University: Alcalá de Henares University (Spain) – Master in Virtual
Course: VR and Development of Video games
Role in the Kingdom: Game Design Intern, Barcelona

AINA SOLER GALVEZ

Tell us about yourself
Hi! My name is Aina and I’m a programmer form Barcelona. I really like to make games that can be played by anyone and I enjoy seeing my friends and family having fun with them. I love games that tell a good story and collaborative multiplayer games.

Three words to describe you or Fun Fact
I really like dogs.

Your favourite Casual Mobile game
Any Picross version.

University: UPC (Spain)
Course: Informatics Engineering
Role in the Kingdom: Game Developer Intern, Barcelona