Navigating the African Game Development Ecosystem: Challenges

The African game development ecosystem is a rapidly evolving landscape that holds immense potential for growth and innovation. As the global video game industry continues to expand, Africa has emerged as a region with unique challenges and opportunities for game developers. In the first part of this blog series, we will explore the various challenges […]

The Inspiring Journey of Maliyo Academy GraduatesĀ 

Breaking into the game development industry can be a daunting task, especially for those who lack experience or connections in the field. That’s why GameUp Africa, now rebranded to Maliyo Academy, was established to provide aspiring game developers and game artists with the skills, mentorship, and hands-on experience they need to succeed.  Over the years, […]

How Paper Prototyping Can Help You Create Better Games

Paper prototyping is an essential part of the game development process that helps identify and solve problems early on. In this article, we will explore the importance of paper prototyping and provide you with a comprehensive guide to creating a paper prototype. The article is inspired by the Q&A session that we had with a […]