The Future of African Games: Trends to Watch

The African gaming industry is on the verge of a transformative journey, with a burgeoning community of gamers, developers, and investors paving the way for a bright future. As the world increasingly recognizes the talent and potential within Africa’s gaming scene, it’s essential to explore the trends shaping the industry’s future.  In this article, we […]

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 […]

Whot King revenue skyrockets by 450% after Google feature.

Maliyo Games, a leading pan-African game development studio, witnessed a meteoric rise in revenue for our popular game, Whot King after being featured on Google Play. This achievement is unprecedented and highlights the incredible success of Whot King, an adaptation of Nigeria’s nation card game, “Whot”, while also demonstrating our unwavering commitment to our vision […]

Whot King shines on the App Store!

Attention all Whot King Fans! We have some thrilling news to share with you all! Our beloved game, Whot King, is currently featured on the App Store across Sub-Saharan Africa as part of the Africa Day campaign. This recognition is a testament to the exceptional quality and captivating gameplay that Whot King offers to players […]

Get in on the Whot King Craze Now Featured on Apple Store

Last Friday, during our usual Maliyo Games bonding session, I was caught off guard when a Whot King tournament was announced. Being a visual artist, I was no stranger to dominating our weekly competitions on and – two free multiplayer drawing and guessing games. I always felt like I had an edge over […]