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Starbreeze: Rebuilding the Studio after the Crash

Tobias Sjögren  (CEO, Starbreeze)

Location: Room 3005, West Hall

Date: Thursday, March 24

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass - Get your pass now!

Topic: Business & Marketing

Format: Session

Viewing Experience: In-Person

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: No

How do you get back from the bottom building up a new culture and trust among your partners and customers?
In 2018 Starbreeze went into a company reconstruction that fundamentally changed the company and just a small core of its former self left. This is the story about the people who kept the light on and rebuilt the studio and put it on a path forward again. Tobias Sjögren, CEO of Starbreeze, will tell the story from the perspective of the people involved in not only reconstructing the company but building a new studio culture and strategy forward.


An inspirational story including practical advice on how to build a new studio culture and business. Practical advice for what to do in difficult times and how to approach difficult decisions and new challenges.

Intended Audience

Learnings from this session can benefit business owners and executives, studio leadership but also anyone working in a studio going through ruff patch.