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Creating African Talent for the Global Gaming Industry

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) has long been a cornerstone for innovation and knowledge sharing within the gaming industry. Each year, it brings together some of the brightest minds to discuss the latest trends, technologies, and challenges in game development. Among the myriad enlightening sessions from GDC 2024 held in San Francisco, California from March […]

Highlights of GameUp Africa’s April Meetup: A Gathering of Gaming Enthusiasts

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The April GameUp Africa Developers Meetup brought together the community for an insightful and engaging event centred on bridging the gap between gaming and education. Passionate individuals from diverse backgrounds came together to participate in meaningful discussions and gain valuable insights. Addressing Financial Risks in Game Development One of the key topics discussed during the […]

Maliyo Games’Marketing Internship: Bridging the Gap in Africa’s Games Industry

With a vision to support and nurture talent within the continent’s gaming sector, Maliyo Games announced a one-of-a-kind Marketing Internship. This transformative programme aims to bridge the gap in Africa’s games industry by equipping aspiring game marketers with the skills and expertise needed to thrive in this burgeoning field. Supporting Africa’s Games Industry Through projects […]

Maliyo Games Launches a New Edition of the Africa Games Developer Survey

LAGOS, Nigeria – April 17, 2024  –  Maliyo Games, a leading pan-African game developer, today announced the official commencement of the highly anticipated Africa Game  Developer Survey. The second year running, the survey captures key data from game makers across the continent. Scheduled for release on April 17, 2024, the Africa Game Developer sheds light […]

GameUp Africa Meetup: A Journey Through Innovation and Connection

The March 2024 GameUp Africa meetup was a roaring success, bringing together gaming enthusiasts from across the continent for a day filled with learning, networking, and fun. Here’s a glimpse into the action-packed event: Insights Galore Valentin, an App UX expert at Google Admob, delved into the intricate world of UI/UX design, offering invaluable insights […]

Leveling Up at Africa Games Week 2023 – by David Sibato

Africa Games Week 6th Edition wasn’t just a conference; it was a three-day power-up for my game development journey. Every session, from workshops to Networking, felt like a skill boost, unlocking new levels of ambition and connection. Day 1: My quest began with “Funding Opportunities for African Game Developers,” navigating funding avenues with industry veteran […]

Discover the future of African gaming at GameUp Africa Monthly Meetup 2024! ✨

Maliyo Games is thrilled to announce the GameUp Africa Monthly Meetup 2024, a premier community event designed to ignite collaboration, share insights, and shape the future of the African gaming industry. Set to kick off in February 2024, this monthly gathering will bring together game developers, programmers, artists, designers, storytellers, and enthusiasts for an immersive […]

Maliyo Games and Disney’s IWÁJÚ: Embark on a Culinary Adventure with Rising Chef!

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Disney Iwaju: Rising Chef, a captivating culinary experience that blends the rich tapestry of African culture, traditions, and cuisine with the magic of Disney storytelling. Developed in partnership with Maliyo Games, Kugali Studio and Disney World, this project has been a roller coaster of emotions, creativity, and […]