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Startup Street: Experts discuss the impact of PM’s push to create locally relevant games

Updated : September 01, 2020 21:03:21 IST

India should tap the huge potential in the digital gaming arena by developing games that are inspired by its culture and folktales. This was the message from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

The Prime Minister asserted that the focus should be on the use of technology and innovation besides manufacturing products that meet global standards. But is the Indian gaming bridge ready for the challenge?

In the special 200th episode of Startup Street, CNBC-TV18’s Shruti Mishra caught up with Nitish Mittersain Founder and MD of Nazara Technologies; PR Rajendran, Co-Founder and CEO of Nextwave Multimedia; and Sports Presenter and also Co-Founder of AnalytIQ Sports Technol Suhail Chandhok.

Also, take a look at Mega Vishwanath in conversation with Apoorva Ranjan Sharma, President and Co-Founder of 9Unicorns & Venture Catalysts about the new accelerator VC called 9Unicorns for early to idea-stage startups which on Tuesday announced the first close of its maiden accelerator fund of Rs 100 crore.
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