Kenyan developers, Mekan Games have had their latest mobile title – The President soar above the competition to top the American mobile charts and firmly plant the Kenyan flag on the global gaming sphere.
Pronounced “me-can” to Me-kan, which is a twisted Swahili word converted to English. The Nairobi based outfit are a mobile game studio specializing in hypercasual concepts and are one of the first members of the 2021 hyper casual accelerator jointly started by South African Carry1st and CrazyHubs to celebrate tangible success.
The President has been ranked as the top Casual game whilst it has inhabited the number two spot for Free games in all categories in the United States.
In a post on social media, the team revealed the news saying,
The team at Mekan Games is super pumped to finally announce our latest game “The President.”
Currently ranking as the #1 Casual Game in the US for a full week now. It is a dream come true for us to have a game from Kenya (And Africa at large) top the charts in the United States. The game is published by the top hyper casual publisher in the world, Crazy Labs from Israel! Special mention to Carry1st for hosting part of the team in Cape Town as we worked on our first global hit game.
“The President” is also #2 Free game all categories in the US. We can’t wait to see the game climb to the top of the app store charts all over the world in the coming few weeks!”