Saidia is not merely a game; it is an immersive narrative experience that transcends the boundaries of traditional gaming. As curators of this digital narrative, we present an interactive exploration into the diverse and nuanced tapestry of LGBTQ+ life in Kenya.
Saidia, a 2D RPG game follows Kaya’s life, a trans woman’s journey as she navigates through the challenges, triumphs, and everyday moments of being queer in Kenya. This is her narrative, her lived reality and we know that each person has their own journey and may not be a complete representation of the community.Through thoughtful curation, Saidia aims to foster empathy and understanding. Saidia serves as a cultural portal, shedding light on the intricacies of life, love, and societal dynamics within the Kenyan context. Players will encounter a mosaic of characters, each representing a facet of the LGBTQ+ community, as they traverse the intricacies of Kaya’s world. The choices made in the game aren’t just branching paths; they are windows into the multifaceted realities faced by individuals in Kenya.
Saidia delves into uncharted territory, inviting players to engage with a narrative that isn’t just entertainment but a powerful vehicle for awareness and education. The game is curated to challenge preconceptions, prompt self-reflection, and inspire meaningful conversations about inclusivity and acceptance.
As curators, we invite players to navigate this digital landscape with an open heart and a willingness to explore the profound stories that lie within Saidia. The game stands as a testament to the potential of digital media as a conduit for social understanding and change.
Welcome to Saidia, where the narrative unfolds, and empathy takes centre stage. We hope that this game will serve as a resource tool for everyone who needs the information