Ayo: A Rain Tale is a mission for water and survival in sub-Saharan Africa. It’s the introduction from Lebanese outside the box studio Inkline Games, who needs to sparkle a light on a progressing compassionate emergency that influences a huge number of individuals. It will be accessible for PC and Mac on November 9.

An absence of clean drinking water endangers 319 million individuals in sub-Saharan Africa, as indicated by the philanthropic The Water Project, which attempts to address water shortage in those groups. It has enormous repercussions on wellbeing, sanitation, and instruction, as kids miss several schooldays since they’ve fallen sick from water-related illnesses like cholera. The Water Project additionally noticed that 72 percent of the individuals who are sent to get water are young ladies and ladies, harming their chances to go to class and to work. In Inkline’s diversion, you play one of these young ladies, Ayo, who needs to overcome brutal conditions and adversaries to enable her family to survive.

Computer games can possibly successfully interpret and reenact diverse sorts of physical and passionate encounters,” said Inkline author and official maker Ghaith Fleifel in an email to GamesBeat. “This touched off the topic of for what reason not utilize this medium to interpret an ordeal that clients may associate with on a philanthropic level, and raise individuals’ mindfulness about unforgiving substances. Since water is an essential human right, and a vital asset pivotal for the survival and improvement of groups, the issue of water shortage in various districts the world over introduced itself as the most squeezing and key reason to help.”


Fleifel and his group were enlivened by explore they did on the emergency in sub-Saharan Africa, and they needed to convey the truth of the desperate circumstance. Yet, they were additionally aware of adjusting the instructive parts of the diversion alongside excitement incentive to draw the players into Ayo’s world.We knew at an opportune time that Ayo: A Rain Tale should recount a true story in a legendary account, where Ayo’s trip would take a surprising turn, in the long run driving her to recover her privilege of water from Ja, the rainstorm bull living in his legendary domain,” said Fleifel. “The adjust was safeguarded in the diversion’s substance by outlining the characters and situations on the genuine sub-Saharan culture and setting.”

In spite of the fact that Ja is the essential opponent, Ayo likewise goes head to head against different adversaries in her journey. These are additionally given a fanciful flavor, however they’re founded on the genuine threat that individuals confront.

“Ladies and kids are inclined to various sorts of risks while on their water getting trips, and to have the capacity to interpret their experience, we alluded to the sub-Saharan setting and culture for motivation while picking the adversaries that Ayo faces,” said Fleifel. “In any case, we infused a legendary contort to the appearances, practices and assaults of the adversaries to prompt an alternate enthusiastic involvement in the player when confronting every creature.”

In spite of the fact that this is Inkline’s first diversion, it’s now thinking ahead to future ventures. Fleifel says that they need to investigate more approaches to make titles around compassionate emergencies and circumstances around the globe.

“To give a voice to philanthropic battles, we trust we will have the capacity to give additional time and assets to make more amusements that would reveal insight into various all inclusive causes by allowing the player to encounter those battles through an emblematic, intelligent, and agreeable gameplay encounter,” said Fleifel.