Tuesday, October 14, 2014

PLUGGED IN To Host India’s Largest Gaming Event, Powered By #MTS

Plugged IN, organized by Hannover Milano Fairs India Pvt Ltd., in association with NODWIN Gaming has launched GameGod Arena - India's largest gaming event. Powered by MTS India, the event kicks off this September and will culminate at PLUGGED IN, the largest showcase of consumer electronics & technology in India, taking place from 14th to 16th November, 2014. Spread over 6000 sq. ft., GameGod Arena will be held at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC). Powered by MTS, the event will be a first-of-its-kind experience for the gaming community across the country.

According to Leonid Musatov, Chief Marketing & Brand Officer, MTS India, “MTS takes upon itself to provide a platform for talented individuals across different walks of life to showcase their skill. In this endeavor, I am happy to present the GameGod arena powered by MTS. GameGod will bring together some of the best gamers from across the country under one roof for an enthralling contest. The event will surely be one its kind.

GameGod Arena will feature an interesting mix of PC, console, and tablet-based games including DOTA 2, CSGO, FIFA, TEKKEN Tag Tournament 2, Just Dance, Candy Crush, Temple Run, and Angry Birds. There are guaranteed prizes to be won at every round of the gaming and a total prize money amounting to INR 27,00,000. The grand finale, to be held at Plugged IN, will see 64 teams for DOTA 2 and CS:GO and over 2000 gamers  competing with each other for the top  spots.

Speaking on the launch of GameGod Games Arena, Mehul Lanvers-Shah, Managing Director, Hannover Fairs India Pvt Ltd. said, “The interactive gaming industry is a major driving force behind the many technological improvements we see in the PC industry today. From faster and more powerful processors to more advanced and feature rich applications, the latest and most cutting edge technologies are being developed due to the high demand in this industry. We are happy to bring gaming enthusiasts from across the country together at PLUGGED IN.  India’s premier consumer electronics and technology event would not have comprehensively showcased the latest digital technology and break through innovations without Games Arena.”

“The Indian gaming industry is growing at a feverish pace, with revenues touching USD 900 million this year. Games Arena is ideal platform to showcase the best gaming talent in the country. Through this event, we hope to inspire creators and enthusiasts of computer, mobile, console, web and social games all across the country. ”, said Mr. Gautam Virk, Production Manager, NODWIN Gaming.