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Amman-based TakTek Games has secured a breakthrough deal this week, signing
with U.K.-based mobile publishing giant Chillingo, which...
Today, many satisfied
entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, companies, officials and others
can look back at a successful third edition of...
As one half of the team that
developed popular mobile game Birdy Nam Nam launched Gamabox, the
other half of the team, brothers Lebnan and...
Jean Christophe Hoelt and Souad
Merhebi, half of the team that launched Birdy Nam Nam, have now
launched Gamabox, a platform for
Chosen to give the impression of a
robotic metal sound, Zonkt! is the name of a new iPad game launched by
Amman-based videogame development...
teams pitched their ideas yesterday at the Innovation Theatre,
in a competition hosted
by Potential at QITCOM, the 5 team that...
Today we heard a rumor that Saudi multiplayer
card gaming platform Kammelna was acquired by Turkish game developer
Investment vehicle twofour54 has announced the opening of the first major video game studio in Abu Dhabi, in partnership with French video...
The pervasive call for improved
infrastructure and regional unity in the Middle East is not a new
trend. But at the 4th Dubai World Game...
Jordanian video game developer Quirkat has announced the release of a new game for the Sony PlayStation Network, called MENA Speed...
In the midst of Egypt's current tumult, a new social game on Facebook was recently launched to let players experience the events ...
At Wamda’s Mix N’ Mentor Riyadh, we chatted with Tasneem Salim, the cofounder of GCON, a community and annual conference for female gamers a...
Mix n Mentor
In order to help fill the education gap in some parts of the Arab world, three young entrepreneurs from Gaza, Mohammed Youssef,...
Hussein is one of the Arab world's women entrepreneurs to
watch. The first time I met her, she was leading a room full of
Note: Wixel Studios has since changed
the game’s name from Abou Ahmad the Arabian (AAA) to Survival
Today, Wixel Studios in Lebanon l...
Is gamification a marketing fad or does it have the potential to
build a market in the U.S. worth $2.8 billion by 2016, with some
Cem Sertoglu of Earlybird Ventures discusses how the MENA and Turkish ecosystems have changed since last year’s Webrazzi Summit.
Vince Ghossoub, co-founder of Falafel Games, discusses how Falafel Games came to be and why their first major game, Knights of Glory, has...
Independent developers have long competed with
large publishing houses in the realm of game development, often
outmatched by greater...
What can the Samurai teach us about
successful business? Over a dozen enterprising people
attended The District
recently to find out,...
Investment and incubation platform N2V announced investment in Saudi gaming portal GameTako yesterday, in a move designed to boost the ...
2011 is not just a year of protests- it's the year of social gaming in the Middle East. As global social gaming giant Zynga sits poised for...