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‘Aboki Run’ gets featured on Google Play Store

BellaNaija.com

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aboki-run-poster-1Aboki Run, a 3D endless runner game designed and developed by a Nigerian mobile gaming company, Maliyo Games and officially released in December 2016 has been featured on Google Play Store.

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Aboki Run which is designed for mobile devices takes the player on a journey as they help three young friends, Danjuma, Gbenga, and Chinedu, discover more about their ancestral home.

The word “Aboki” itself means “friend” and originates from Hausa language, a language predominantly spoken in the Northern parts of Nigeria.

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The game is a single-player game, which features multiple scenes including a cave, forest, town & a special Christmas scene. The player’s objective is to gather as many coins as possible while avoiding obstacles on the way. Players also get to make choices on the usage of power-ups, in-app purchases, leaderboard, scenery and character selection which is being updated regularly. It is currently available for free downloads from Google Play store on any Android supported mobile device.

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Aboki Run is currently one out of the many mobile games developed by Maliyo Games to accomplish such a feat. The mobile game is also being projected to be one of Nigeria’s top grossing mobile games within the nearest future and is currently being featured globally across the regions of North America, South America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa Asia-Pacific, and the rest of Africa.

It has gotten over fifty thousand downloads and hundreds of reviews for its his-res graphics, characters, African themed environment and visual effects.

WATCH the trailer below:

10 Comments

  1. esther

    December 9, 2016 at 2:38 pm

    This is good!

  2. Erm

    December 9, 2016 at 2:39 pm

    Wait o, did they just copy subway surfers? Sorry but calling this Aboki doesn’t make it original. SMH!

    • Baba

      December 9, 2016 at 10:08 pm

      Exactly what my daughter said when I showed her!!!!! I wanted to impress her,too bad it fell flat.

  3. Tosin

    December 9, 2016 at 2:39 pm

    awwww, the journey’s been long. So proud of the whole ‘gang’ whoever these kids are. Respec’ and love.

  4. Hyfig

    December 9, 2016 at 2:55 pm

    Wow..That’s interesting

  5. A Real Nigerian

    December 9, 2016 at 3:06 pm

    I don’t get the headline. Wasn’t NaijaWhot there before this?

    • SAM

      December 9, 2016 at 8:16 pm

      AS IN!! THERE’S A LOT OF GAMES BY NIGERIANS IN NIGERIA THAT HAVE BEEN ON PLATSTORE FOR YEARS. KAI!!

  6. Dekemi

    December 9, 2016 at 3:15 pm

    NaijaWhot was published on Google Play. Any developer can publish a game on the app store so long as they meet basic requirements but only the very good ones get featured.
    Featuring is seeing it on the list of “new” or “recommended” once you open your app store.

  7. julietogbo

    December 9, 2016 at 4:23 pm

    Danjuma looks so much like Mr eazi or is it just my eyes

  8. Blessing

    December 9, 2016 at 5:05 pm

    what about AYÕ and NAIJA WHOT? what are they???

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