"The advent of online gaming is the next horizon and the possibilites are endless." -Techcrunch
In 2019, there were 300 million online gamers in India. This number was estimated to go up to 440 million gamers by fiscal year 2022. Overall, India ranked the highest in terms of growth in online game downloads on app stores with a growth rate of 165 percent between 2016 to 2018. The Indian mobile market has grown significantly over the past couple of years. New insights regarding the impact of smartphones on various industries and customer segments are continuously being uncovered. In particular, the gaming industry is undergoing a massive evolution because of the mobile revolution. Investments from big players such as Alibaba, Tencent, Nazara and Youzu has led to a rapid growth of gaming in India.