We recently interacted with Mr Roland Landers, the CEO of All India Gaming Federation. AIGF has been formed to regulate online games which involve real money, like online poker and fantasy games. Mr Roland Landers has been working in the MEdia and Sports Entertainment ...
February 25, 2020admin
The year 2019 has been an eventful and exciting year for the Indian market. The mainstream sectors continued to grow and the niche sectors driven by India’s growing startup space expanded like never before. Similarly, the online gaming industry in India has also evolved and witnessed an exemplar shift in the past ...
February 13, 2020admin
The online gaming business in India is moving onwards and upwards. To take advantage of this trend, a large number of gaming startups have come into existence in the last few years. One such gaming startup, Rein Games, has raised Rs 5 crore in seed funding. This funding round was led by ...
January 9, 2020admin
This year may have brought about an economic slowdown, pulling India’s GDP growth down to under five percent, but the domestic gaming industry was booming, and stats will concur. Buoyed by the mad rush of fantasy gaming, the rapid rise of skill-based real-money gaming platforms, the mushrooming of interactive mobile gaming ...
December 13, 2019admin
All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), the apex industry body for Policy Advocacy & Regulation for online gaming in India launched the second edition of ‘Pro Series’ on 19th Nov, 2019 in Mumbai. With this event, AIGF aims to bring recognition and create awareness about online Skill Gaming in India....
November 20, 2019admin
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. The industry of online, real money, skill-based gaming in India is presently worth about Rs 2,000 crore (~$281.5 million), revealed Roland Landers, chief executive officer of ...
October 31, 2019admin
Gaming in India came with the advent of mobile phones in the country in the early 2000s. People pressed the 2s, 4s, 6s, and 8s in their keypads hurriedly, navigating the snake by gobbling food, meanwhile ensuring it doesn’t hit the wall or end up eating itself. Soon, ...
September 12, 2019admin
India’s smartphone revolution led to the rapid adoption of online gaming across demographics. Not only are there more homegrown game developers, but user appetite for local games is also on the rise. Here are the top trends in the sector. India’s economy might be slowing down, but its online gaming industry ...
August 31, 2019admin
Gaming has universal recreational appeal for people across all ages and socioeconomic groups. The Indian gaming industry has witnessed a paradigm shift with the rapid growth in digital infrastructure, increasing smartphone affordability and penetration, expanding internet user base, declining data price and evolution of digital and online gaming models leading ...
August 30, 2019admin
The gaming industry is often derided by anxious parents, but a recent study shows that participating in virtual games – both video and online – could help children perform better in the classroom. The report, titled ‘Online Games: A tool for learning & development,’ was prepared by the ...
August 29, 2019admin