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Squid Magazine is an online hub super dedicated to covering African comics, games, animation and geekiness because our lives depend on it. // This profile features all posts by guest contributors as well as curated posts from the internet that have a connection with African comics, games and animation. // You can find content from contributors such as Cassandra Mark and James Dogbeda Makumator.
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Nairobi Comic Con & Pro Series Gaming Present Asylum 2018!

Nairobi, (11th and 12th August 2018) - With comics and e-sports taking the world by storm, East Africa is not being left behind. Nairobi Comic Convention (NAICCON) together with Pro Series Gaming...
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How dEX Artmosphere is Reshaping Ghana’s Design Landscape – Guest Post by Daniel Ampofo

This is a guest post by Daniel Ampofo, a brand consultant, creative director, CEO of Ninety3 Studios and curator of dEX Artmosphere. In Ghana, design has played a major...
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Get Ready For UNICON: The Emergence by Creative Industry Conventions Africa (CICA)

Lagos, Nigeria - July 16th, 2018 – Nigeria’s largest association of comic book publishing houses and animation studios, the Creative Industry Conventions Africa (CICA), has partnered with US-based consulting firm, BIAYA Consulting,...
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MTN Ghana To Announce Winners of the MTN Apps Challenge Version 5.0

Accra 18th June 2018 - The MTN Apps Challenge version 5.O, which launched in September 2017 has entered its final stage with the completion of vetting of the various Apps that were submitted...
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Cartoon Network & Gulli Africa Are Betting Big On African Animation

Cartoon Network and Gulli, the Lagardère-owned kids network, are doubling down on African animation. Gulli announced in Annecy June 14 that it’s pre-purchased L’arbre à Palimpseste (The Tree of Palimpsest), an...
Area Daddy

Ayodele Elegba’s Area Daddy Animation Gets the Production Greenlight

France’s Lagardere Studios, Senegal’s Keewu Productions and Nigeria’s Spoof Media are producing Area Daddy, a new animated series based on Ayodele Elegba’s winner of the first edition of Digital Lab Africa’s transmedia category...
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Introducing Themba: Zimbabwe’s Latest Comic Hero

With all the turmoil - visible and invisible - that Zimbabwe has been going through in the last decade, the hunger for a hero to battle the darkness can be said to...
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Check Out Hot Lunch: The Manga-Styled Graphic Novel For All Ages

British manga creators announce all ages Kickstarter campaign for new graphic novel, Hot Lunch. The exhilaration over Marvel's Black Panther has increased demand for diverse...
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Check Out Ello’s Be the Generation Poster Design Contest

Are you a designer passionate about ending world hunger? Ello, the social network for creators in partnership with Global Citizen has launched the Be the Generation Poster Design contest. The selected artists will...
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Prepare to Meet Sidney Kombo, Animation Supervisor of Avengers: Infinity War

Have you ever wondered about the animation and visual effects in blockbuster movies such as Avengers: Infinity War, Planet of the Apes or Gravity? Congo-born animator Sidney Kombo once did and will soon share...
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cartoon network creative lab
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