Over 30 investors and publishers have signed up for the Indian Game Developer Conference (IGDC) 2020.
The much-anticipated cinematic teaser of the upcoming Indian mobile game, FAU-G is out. Shared by Akshay Kumar on Twitter, the one-minute teaser offers glimpses of Indian soldiers combating the enemy forces.
Paytm First Games says there will be special focus on game genres and titles that promote gamified learning on rich Indian heritage, mythology and sporting history.
Looks like the South Korean company, Bluehole, which owns PUBG has answered the prayers of thousands of PUBG players from India. The Indian government has already banned PUBG’s mobile version
PUBG Corporation has confirmed that it will be taking over all publishing responsibilities of PUBG Mobile within India.
By 2024, the gaming industry in India is set to be valued at USD 3,750 million, the report further added.
The app has seen a five-fold increase in traffic, has more than 330 million downloads, with about 50 million daily active users.
Industry insiders say the fantasy segment, dependent on real sports events, has plummeted to almost zero due to sudden postponement and cancellation of various sporting events such as the IPL.
Roland Landers, CEO of All India Gaming Federation, told News18 that the industry of online gaming is presently worth about Rs 2,000 crore in India.
Jean-Philippe Pieuchot, managing director of Ubisoft Pune, affirms that India has finally woken up to the prospect of video games as a viable career choice.
Having grown manifold over the past decade, the 11th India Game Developers Conference (IGDC) is set to attract greater global attention in its 11th edition.
The game is scheduled to release at the end of the month, on 31st July.
Buoyed by affordable data, smartphone penetration, PUBG Mobile and Fortnite, India led all of the emerging gaming markets around the world with 2.8 billion game downloads in the first half of 2018.
Speaking ahead of the ESL One eSports tournament, Prakash Mallya of Intel India stated that mobile gaming’s uprise might positively impact PCs.