JetSynthesys Appoints Anuj Tandon as Chief Executive Officer of its Gaming Division

JetSynthesys, a new digital entertainment and technology company, has hired Anuj Tandon as Chief Executive Officer of its gaming division. He continues after a successful stint with KRAFTON Inc. and brings more than 15 years of experience in consumer entertainment, especially gaming. He will now work closely with JetSynthesys founder and CEO, Rajan Navani, to … Read more

JetSynthesys Appoints Anuj Tandon as Gaming Division CEO

CHENNAI: New-age digital entertainment and technology company JetSynthesys has appointed Anuj Tandon as general manager (Director) of the gaming division. Tandon continues from a successful stint in global gaming giant KRAFTON Inc, bringing over 15 years of entertainment experience. He would now work closely with JetSynthesys founder and CEO, Rajan Navani, to bolster the company’s … Read more

Vodafone Idea Partners Maxamtech to Launch Game Content, Telecom News, ET Telecom

NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea partnered with Maxamtech Digital Ventures on Friday to launch multiplayer and competitive game content under ‘Vi Games’ to adapt to changing customer preferences. Vi Games now offers more than 40 competitive and skilled multiplayer games such as Express Ludo, Quiz Master, Solitaire King, Golden Goal and Cricket League in three modes … Read more

NPCI acquires stake in ONDC; Gambling companies want ‘light touch’ rules

India’s Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) has been called the ‘UPI of e-commerce’ as it could do the same for online commerce as UPI for digital payments. Now, the National Payments Corporation of India, which operates UPI, plans to acquire a 9-10% stake in ONDC in the next 10 days, sources told us. Also … Read more

Nazara Technologies acquires US gaming company WildWorks

Nazara Technologies Limited, an India-based gaming and sports media company, announced today that it is acquiring US-based interactive children’s entertainment company WildWorks. Nazara has said it will acquire 100 percent of the company and its IP from existing shareholders in a cash transaction. WildWorks’ revenues were $13.8 million in CY21 and $5.8 million in H1CY22, … Read more

15 companies competing for gaming company Smaash . to buy

Nazara Technologies, Malpani Group, Manikchand Group and Tech Connect Services are among the 15 companies in the fight to acquire Smaaash Entertainment, a sports-focused digital entertainment company undergoing insolvency proceedings, said two people who were aware of the development. Nazara Technologies, which is backed by Rare Enterprises of the late billionaire Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, and the … Read more

rules of the game: task force for online gaming can frame spending limits

An inter-ministerial group tasked with drafting a framework to regulate online gaming is likely to introduce rules on how much money individual players spend on a game, experts told ET. The task force set up by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Meity) could also put a limit on how much money players spend … Read more

Interministerial group that draws up rules for games of chance

An inter-ministerial group tasked with drafting a framework to regulate online gaming is likely to introduce rules on how much money individual players spend on a game, experts told ET. The task force set up by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (Meity) could also put a limit on how much money players spend … Read more

Nazara Technologies: Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Backed Nazara Tech Now a Leading Gaming Company

As Indian game developers begin to expand their global footprint, shares of top investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed online gaming company Nazara Technologies rose 20 percent after the company posted a 22 percent increase in net profit for the June quarter of this year. reported. Jhunjhunwala, who understood the future of online gaming in India when the … Read more