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The Middle East’s mobile gaming industry was already a booming one prior to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic that has seen...
Egypt-based mobile games development studio Cryptyd has raised a pre-Series A funding round from The Cairo Angels and Alexandria Angels...
Mobile games have become increasingly popular over the years as smartphones continue to improve with brand new technologies. In the Gulf,...
the reaction when students first tested Epic VR in an event at the
American University in Cairo. (Images via Epic VR)
The only way is up for gamers in Jordan. (Image via
Jordanian game publishing platform
a partnership with US...
While gaming sector has ample room for growth,
it remains difficult to convince investors to put money in local
game startups. Indeed, the...
As game developer Sami
Khanfor stood in front of a large crowd and pitched his startup, he
was very aware of the tough journey he had taken...
Abdullatif andHani El-Akel
have a passion for gaming and in 2010 the Egyptian
entrepreneurs decided to take a risk and found their...
The bar for producing games in the Arab region is at its highest point yet, as more developers enter the market. But a cool idea is not...
For the gaming industry of the
Middle East to grow, developers need to expand to other markets.
Equally, the region needs to present a...
The MENA region is one of the fastest growing gaming markets in the world - for game developers - and is expected to reach $3.2 billion in...
The region’s gaming industry has been steadily growing in the past few years. Although some countries show more activity than o...