Kenya's Momentum Core fight HIV/ AIDS with new game, Pamoja Mtaani
A Kenyan gaming startup Momentum Core, known for a 2D casual game Mosquito Hood, that talks about malaria prevention has launched another health related game on HIV/AIDS awareness game dubbed “Pamoja Mtaani Puzzle” and is available on the Google Chrome platform.
The game is an initiative between Momentum Core and an NGO based in Kenya HIV Free Generation, the non-profit behind campaigns G-Pange and the award winning series Shuga.
Pamoja Mtaani ( Swahili for “Together in the Hood” ) is a puzzle game for African youth which tells the story of five East Africans, Judy the med student, Sean the techie, Lefty the footballer, Lady D. the musician, and Georgy the tout, using awareness videos and jigsaw puzzles
In the game, the player has to match various pieces on a jigsaw puzzle and form a complete image that contains elements on facts about HIV/AIDS. What the game does, it takes a picture from within the game and jumbles it up into pieces. The player has to reassemble the picture in the quickest time, or in as few moves as he or she can.