Learning becomes an adventure with Antura, the fun-loving dog. Catch living letters hidden around the world, while solving puzzles and earning gifts along the way. With Antura, kids will be able to easily develop their language skills as they progress through the game one step at a time. You don’t need internet access to play, so your child can learn anywhere!
Winner of several international awards, Antura and the Letters is a free mobile game that mixes the best of entertainment technology with practical educational content to give kids, ages 5-10, an engaging learning experience. It was created to help children that are not able to attend schools, mainly from Syria, Afghanistan and Ukraine, but any child can easily play and learn with Antura.
This original Arabic project was funded by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and developed by the Cologne Game Lab, Video Games Without Borders and Wixel Studios. Later on, several additional partners joined and helped adapt the game to address other emergencies and learning needs in different contexts with the priority set on 3 humanitarian crises: Syria, Afghanistan and Ukraine.
Currently, Antura and the Letters supports the following languages…
- Dari Persian
… and it helps children to learn to read in their mother language (Arabic and Dari Persian) as well as discovering a variety of foreign languages:
The project is completely open source/creative commons.
You can find everything here: https://github.com/vgwb/Antura