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Casablanca Gaming Expo postponed

With the world in the throes of a Covid-19 pandemic, its virility has begun to have an impact on the continents calendar of gaming activities. One such major victim is the Casablanca Gaming Expo which has been postponed indefinitely.

Casablanca Gaming Expo: A first for Morocco

The city of Casablanca will host, from March 27 to 29, the first edition of the Moroccan video game show “Casablanca Gaming Expo”, which hopes to bring together the entire ecosystem of national and African gaming.

Watch Out – African Esport Documentary

With the esports revolution continuing its relentless domination of the digital entertainment space globally, its foray into the African gaming space has remained largely undocumented – until now. A new documentary due out later in the year shines the spotlight on the continents key players.

WESCO and Enter Africa sign Partnership Agreement

Enter Africa has entered the esports plain following an agreement with WESCO (World Esports Consortium). Enter Africa is an initiative initially funded by the Goethe Institute and is a creative African network represented in 15 African countries

2020 African Games Industry Trends

Perusing games industry end of year reports and predictions for the coming year has always been a source of mild irritation because whilst most claim to have a global perspective, they almost always exclude insights from the African continent. Pretty frustrating right? Well, fret no more.

New Esports platform launches

A Ghanaian based startup has launched an esports centric platform called PlayArena aimed at consolidating the growing esports player base by using an incentive focused approach.

FEJA announces date for third instalment

Festival de l’Electronique et du Jeu Vidéo d’Abidjan (FEJA) has lifted the lid on the date for its third outing by founder and industry stalwart – Sidick Bakayoko. Hosted by Paradise Games in Abidjan, FEJA is arguably Africas largest esports and gaming event and is set to return in November 2019. In an emotional unveiling,…

WESCO appoints two to Africa Advisory Board

In a move designed to highlight their commitment to esports growth in Africa, the World Esports Consortium (WESCO) has announced the appointments of Kwesi Hayford and Emmanuel Oyelakin to lead the Africa Advisory Board.