Designer/artist: Joe Muriithi Njeru

Year: 2012

Description: Ma3Racer is an automobile racing game developed for mobile and released on Android. It features Nairobi’s angry matatus - privately owned minibuses used for both inter and intra-city travel - who compete against each other for passengers. The player takes the role of the driver and tests his/her skills against the busiest, roughest, most rugged Nairobi roads, while racing against time and traffic.

About the designer: Joe Muriithi Njeru is an independent games developer in Nairobi, Kenya and designer at Planet Ruckus, a Canadian Indie Game Studio with a studio operating out of Nairobi.

Image credit: Joe Muriithi Njeru