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There isn’t a better example than Pokémon Go to highlight the crucial role of mobile in the gaming industry. Several of the...
the reaction when students first tested Epic VR in an event at the
American University in Cairo. (Images via Epic VR)
With nearly 80 million people in Iran you can imagine there is a huge internet audience waiting to be pounced upon.
Sourena Game Studio
Still from the Aurora game. (Image via Wixel Studios)
Despite a growing tech-healthcare sector - which by now has hundreds of...
The region’s gaming industry has been steadily growing in the past few years. Although some countries show more activity than o...
Over the last few years Jordan’s IT and entrepreneurship fields have witnessed sizeable boom. The most significant of them...
“We suffer from a deep
shortage of digital Arabic content in the region” at least that is
a complaint often made by entrepreneurs, despite e...
How much would you pay for a virtual stable on a
distant planet in a virtual universe? Whatever the number in your
head, it’s likely less t...
The Gaming Alliance Middle East Show was started in 2008 by Microsoft Xbox Gulf, PlayStation Middle East & Africa, Pluto Games and Red...
Amman-based games publisher Tamatem
announced last week that they had hit 4 million downloads. When
Wamda spoke to them this week that...
(Image via ajib.fr)
Update 2/9/14: Game Cooks' Haram Al Maarifa, originally
slated for release during Ramadan, is now available for...
Over the past few months, I’ve heard numerous stories from game
developers in the Arab world and across Europe looking to target
“Online challenge games are very popular in the region. However,
most of them are only available in foreign languages. That is why