Nathan Damtew is the visionary founder of BeBlocky a gamified learning app created to teach young kids computer programming in a fun and intuitive way. In a personal op-ed he muses on the value of representation in the gaming space.
South Africa’s annual game jam is set to go the virtual route as a result of a virus that will remain unnamed. The event which has slowly established itself as a stable of the local development community was started by South African outfit – Free Lives. The Cape Town based studio started the annual competition…
After a short delay hyper casual mobile title – Gebeta has finally received an online multiplayer feature. Developed by Qene Technologies, the mode marks a significant milestone for the Ethiopian studio and its publisher Carry1st.
Emerge Gaming Limited, the operator of online eSports and casual gaming competition and tournament platform technology, has signed an agreement with Mobile Telephone Networks Proprietary Limited (MTN) to distribute, market and operate Emerge’s platform technology under the brand “MTN Arena”, in South Africa.
Following 500 submissions from 32 countries across the African continent, Digital Lab Africa celebrating its fourth edition has announced Robert Mensah from Nigeria and Tristan Mocke from South Africa winners in the video game category.
Ghanaian developer, Dynasto Afedo has seen his mobile racing game, RWC Racing Vol. 1 turbo charge to the top of the charts.
With the first half of 2020 almost consigned to history, Cameroon based studio Kiroo Games have announced positive figures from their latest open investment round.
Nigerian media company Pulse and Good World Games today announced the introduction of Pulse Games channels across all its African digital media platforms (Pulse Nigeria, Pulse Ghana and Pulse Live Kenya). The channels will feature hundreds of premium hypercasual games along with some other content.
A new breed of games industry professionals with a deeply rooted connection to the continent along with one foot in the Western gaming eco-system is emerging. Allan Cudicio is one such professional.
Tunisian outfit, NewGen Studios have finally revealed the date for their upcoming MOBA – Clash: Mutants Vs Pirates along with a new Early Access trailer.