GAMING FOR CHANGE
EDUCATE × FUN
play-based learning to raise the level of education
With ShiftSpace our scope in this field is two-fold the first being education through playing games and the benefits creating esport communities bring in areas such as schools, underdeveloped communities and helping people find their fit in the game development industry be it as a developer, writer, artist, engineer and so forth. We want to give access and equal opportunity regardless of background or financial status.
BRIDGING THE GAP TO THE WORLD
We live to make games especially impact driven ones, bringing with it a standard and professionalism. Out of the box comes to mind when describing the range of creativity and talent within the Studios team.
ShiftSpace is Gaming and Game Development. We are a Trust that aims to teach, learn and grow the gaming industry in Africa starting
with Zimbabwe by bridging the gap between the creators and the consumers. Our aim is to get enthusiasts and creatives in the gaming
and animation spaces together through events such as tournaments,workshops, game jams among others. We are big on creating
opportunities for people within this fledgling industry of African gaming, using the games we create to convey a message..
WHAT WE DOBEST
Game Dev Education
SPONSORS AND PARTNERS
iThemba : The Last Hope
There is a need to educate people on the impact of various activities they partake in which destroy the forests, namely poaching, gold panning, and deforestation. In our game, the player is a character who is playing in the past with their green progress having consequences on the future.
The game covers gamifying the Zimbabwean primary curriculum, mainly covering grades 5 – 7. The game has received first-round funding from the Global Fund for the Children.