Tsedew Eregna: The First VR Game in Ethiopia

Enechawet Games, has developed the first VR game in Ethiopia called Tsedew Eregna (ፀዴው እረኛ). The game was created in 48 hours during the AR VR Africa Hackathon in March 2023.

Tsedew Eregna is a simulation game that allows players to experience the life of a shepherd in Ethiopia. The game is set in the highlands of Ethiopia and features realistic graphics and sound effects. Players can interact with the environment and the animals in the game, and they can also learn about the culture and traditions of shepherding in Ethiopia.

The game was praised by the judges for its innovative use of VR technology and its educational value. The team from Enechawet Games was awarded a prize of $2,000 for their second-place finish in the hackathon. They also received a mentorship from Meta, the company that owns Facebook.

The team from Enechawet Games is excited to continue developing Tsedew Eregna and to bring the game to a wider audience. They believe that the game has the potential to be a valuable educational tool for people of all ages.

Here are some of the features of Tsedew Eregna:

  • Realistic graphics and sound effects
  • Interactive environment and animals
  • Educational content about shepherding in Ethiopia
  • Innovative use of VR technology

Tsedew Eregna is a unique and exciting game that offers a new way to experience Ethiopian culture. The game is sure to appeal to gamers of all ages, and it has the potential to be a valuable educational tool.

I hope you enjoy playing Tsedew Eregna!

Special thanks to Daniel Getachew and Guzo Technologies for their support.

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