Critical Force (Critical Force Ltd.) is an independent Finnish game studio, with a mixed team of seasoned industry veterans and promising young talent.

Founded by Veli-Pekka Piirainen in 2012 with a relatively small team to build the technology and a proof of concept for an online first-person tactical shooter on a mobile platform.

Critical Force has pioneered ‘Portable eSports’ gaming, to become the market leader of real-time mobile online multiplayer games with a competitive eSports community.

Veli-Pekka’s past engagements besides his entrepreneurship, includes former Studio Manager at Supercell and Head of Kajak Game Development Lab at Kajaani University of Applied Sciences.