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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.

Leti Arts Releases Afrocomix – A One Stop Shop for African Comics and Digital...

Imagine a world where African history, culture and folklore is told through digital comics and mobile games by Africans! Imagine no more, because it is a reality! Eyram Tawia and Wesley Kirinya, co-founders of...
Game Developers Wanted CG Africa

Job Alert! Game Developers Wanted

Are you a game developer looking for your next exciting role? This job might be right up your alley. Vacancies exist in a digital technology and animation company for game developers according to CG Africa. Requirements...
Black Panther art by Juni Ba

On Black Panther, African Comics and The Geeks Core

Comic books are a blissful escape into new worlds and fantastical, alternate realities and I am hooked; I always have been. I am very passionate about comic books and grew up on them; they...
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Recapping The MTN Apps Challenge Roadshows

The #MTNAppsChallenge v5.0 Roadshows are over. The last roadshow was held a week ago, on 8th February 2018 at the Mensah Sarbah Hall inside the University of Ghana, Legon campus. This year’s MTN Apps Challenge...

Cape Town International Animation Festival Lines Up Local & International Speakers

February 12, 2018* - Celebrated creative minds and experienced executives from the global industry will be assembling in South Africa next month when Animation SA presents the seventh annual Cape Town International Animation Festival from March...

TRIBE Series Think Tank: Another Step Forward for Zimbabwean Animation (Recap)

On Saturday the 27th of January something amazing began in Zimbabwe. Animation is a burgeoning industry in Zimbabwe with a broad mix of professionals and enthusiasts just beginning to get their feet wet in...
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Game Devs And Animators: Enter The MTN Apps Challenge V5.0 To Win Big

On Monday, 4th December 2017, the MTN Apps Challenge version 5.0 was officially launched. The MTN Apps Challenge is a competition that brings app developers, animators and tech enthusiasts together to create projects geared towards revolutionizing...
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Cartoon Network Africa Set To Premiere Local Animated Shorts

As seen on media update with slight modifications (context, facts, links and video insertions), November 29, 2017.  On Monday, 11 December, Cartoon Network Africa will reveal wholly produced in Africa, animated shorts. In the weeks to follow,...
Rankuwa by the Animation School in South Africa | African Animation

Rankuwa: Music, Cyborgs And Unlikely Friendships

https://youtu.be/p02wBjWEujU It’s one thing to live as a young music-loving cyborg in a dystopian cyberpunk world and another to have your dreams literally stolen. To keep on believing and dreaming despite the odds, however, is...
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Why African Animation Has Proven To Have Local Appeal

As seen on media update with slight modifications (context, links and video insertions), November 13, 2017. Interview by Adam Wakefield. We're big animation fans, more so for African animation. Thankfully, we're not the only...

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