Press space

Image showing screenshots of some websites where the game Aurion/the Kiro’o Project obtained a publication: on the image one can see LE MONDE, RPG FRANCE, Humanipo, etc.

The project has been on the front pages of general and specialized media on video games since its official launching in May 2013.

A well furnished pressbook

In March 19, 2016 our pressbook comprised:

  • 20 publications in the print media: including three pages in Forbes Africa, February 2015 Edition and a full page in Jeune Afrique N°2833-2834 (26 Avril - 9 Mai 2015)
  • 185 publications on the web in French
  • 149 publications on the web in English
  • 20 publications (Dutch, Chinese, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Spanish).

Download 2016 PressBook PDF here. It includes at its first page publications related to the announcement of Aurion's release date, the link of 2015 Pressbook and publications that we obtained during our Kickstarter campaign. At the last page, you can find 2014 and 2013 outstanding publications.

If you just want to download the Kickstarter Pressbook, please follow this link.

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We shall send you a reply with a Kit press containing pictures and images. We also have a mailing list for reporters who wish to be informed early.

Guestbook

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CNN

Cameroon's first ever video games, Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan, features an African hero, and is part of a growing video games industry across Africa.

Heenali PATEL

CNN, Journalist

The Guardian

Kiro’o, and the ascendent African game industry as a whole, is an important part of a blooming tech startup culture, driven by young people.

Yates KIERAN

The Guardian, Journalist

Kotaku

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan, A Video Game that transports players to a different kind of Africa.

Evan NARCISSE

KOTAKU, Videogames Writer

Polygon

Aurion design and feel are unmistakably fresh, offering a bold color palette and interesting unit designs.

Colin CAMPBELL

POLYGON, Video Game Reporter

Siliconera

Aurion is a fast-paced brawler that gives you access to loads of fantastical combos with which you defeat your enemies.

Chris PRIESTMAN

SILICONERA, News Editor

Joel Couture

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan has deep, intricate combat for a game whose story focuses on togetherness and community.

Joel COUTURE

Indiegames.Com, Author & Editor

Destructoid

Aurion: Legacy of the Kori-Odan is an incredibly interesting game...The closest comparisons I can make are the very different games Dust: An Elysian Tail and Dusty Revenge, who all have a similar flow to their combat.

Joe PARLOCK

DESTRUCTOID, Videogames Writer

Rock Paper Shotgun

As with Never Alone, it’s great to have more games teaching about unfamiliar cultures.

Alice O'CONNOR

ROCKPAPERSHOTGUN, News Editor

Le Monde.fr

Aurion, future étoile du jeu vidéo africain ?

LeMonde.fr

PLAYTIME, le blog de la culture jeux vidéo

Partners and mentors

Image representing a mosaic of the studio's partners.
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Kiro'o Games will soon open its capital to the public

Yaoundé, March 08, 2019, Kiro'o Games, the pacesetter for gaming in Central Africa, will allow members of the general public to become shareholders of the studio from April 5, 2019. We know that the Kiro'o journal is already full thanks to Aurion - the 1st PC game of ...

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Aurion the comic

Aurion BD La sortie d'Aurion en BD

"This is NOT a story about prophecy, elves, good vs evil, choosen ones, a princess to save, etc. Tis is a story about inner quest burried in every human being: what is the purpose of mankind ?"

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Multimedia

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Guided tour of the studio

Go through the official pictures of our premises. Kiro’o ...

Pictures and videos from the conferences …

The launching of Kiro'o Games began with two press conferen ...