celebrating African creatives...
NOVEMBER 15 – 27, 2021
BRIEF - About the Gamathon
Africacomicade Gamathon is the largest Pan-African creative event showcasing the works of African digital creatives and connecting them to opportunities.
Due to the pandemic, the maiden edition held completely virtual in 2020 . The Gamathon comprises of a conference, game jam , pitch event amongst many other activities. The theme of the game jam in 2020 was “Avoid the spread”, following issues surrounding the pandemic and #Blacklivesmatter . It run for 48 hours and had over 200 participants from 12 different African countries.
A couple of sessions from sponsors, mentors and industry leads held during the jam to help educate and inspire participants . Find below some of the activities that took place during the Gamathon.