Googly, IIT Indore Host Glitchpop 2.0 Gaming Fest
Googly, the country’s first multi-gaming platform, partnered with Glitchpop 2.0 at IIT Indore to host gaming festival on March 10th, 11th, and 12th to pave the way for future esports champions.
Glitchpop 2.0 is a hybrid gaming tournament featuring four popular Esports’ game titles – Valorant, Call of Duty Mobile, Clash Royale, and FIFA – and is open to players and teams from across the country who will get a chance to battle it out to win exciting prizes.
As the title sponsor of the event, Googly has come forward to instigate the gaming fever in the campus. The event aims to showcase the latent skills of students who are the future of the gaming sector, providing a gaming arena within the campus for the gamers during the event. With around 5000 registrations made through the Googly website for Glitchpop 2.0, the IIT volunteers are successfully creating buzz all around to drive gaming enthusiasts to showcase their skills.
Googly’s Co-Founder and CEO, Shubhodip Pal, said, “We are very excited to partner with IIT Indore for Glitchpop 2.0. With an amazing prize pool for all top finishers in the FIFA, Call of Duty Mobile, Valorant and Clash Royale tournaments, this is an opportunity for all gamers to earn, showcase their skills, and discover new interests. To inspire gamers and assist them in recognizing their latent skills, we will be partnering with more such events in colleges and institutions going forward.” He further added, “As India is the youngest country in the world and gaming is its fastest-growing sector, we need to make as many reforms to the gaming ecosystem as possible to ensure its prosperity and elevate it to the next level. This is our first step towards supporting the growth of Esports in India, especially since it was formally recognised as a multi-sport event by the Government of India and the Asian Games where teams from different countries would compete to win medals. Our mission at Googly is to offer a platform that would help our country’s Esports’ players in honing their skills to fulfill their dreams of representing the nation at various medal events.”
As believers in responsible gaming, Googly’s mission is to provide a platform that ensures fair-play and a safe gaming experience for all users of the platform, whether it’s Esports or casual gamers. With cutting-edge technology, Googly provides an unrivalled user experience, democratizing the gaming sector for gamers across the country to have an enhanced yet personalized gaming experience. Googly comes with extremely affordable subscription packages starting from 39 INR per month for casual gamers, and 99 INR per month for all gamers whether its esports or casual. Googly has over 100+ cloud-based games to choose from; No game downloads required, helping a user save real estate on their mobile phone. With over 50 Esports titles to create and participate tournaments for, Googly also aims to contribute to the growing Esports culture in India by ensuring that budding gamers in the country can upskill as pro-gamers and become Esports professionals with its upcoming coaching feature. With its unique friend-finder and matchmaking features, gamers from all over the country can create their distinct gaming communities.
Some of the key features of the platform include community engagement & management, a tournament engine, platform leader boards, an Esports bracket manager, league management for “fair play”, chat forums, a tournament chat function, community moderation, PvP battles, Seasons, E-Store for game vouchers, all available to the gamers under one subscription. The platform can also be accessed on varied devices through its multi-platform functionality. To enhance the gaming experience, Googly also has an app that mirrors the entire functionalities of the platform, and addresses every gamer’s needs even on-the-go. A first of its kind which caters to both Esports and casual gamers.