This piece is a guest contribution from Wendi Ndaki. A freelance writer at the intersection of games, art and IT.
The African leg of the ID@Xbox Discovery Days is upon us and with it the chance for developers across the length and breath of the continent to learn about the Xbox eco-system and what it takes to bring their projects to the Microsoft suite of gaming platforms.
With applications to the first African Game Dev Prototype fund set to open later this week, the full jury can now be revealed.
The Ghana / Berlin based studio which is fronted by Allan Cudicio and is deep into the throes of development has been selected to receive a computer game grant from ‘Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur’ (federal ministry of transport and digital infrastructure) AND a loan from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg.
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