The pandemic helped the gaming sector in India catapult to new heights as it attracted $544 million investment during August 2020 and January 2021 period. According to a new report, ‘Indian Gaming: At an Inflexion Point’, India has 15 per cent of the global gaming traffic with the market expected to grow 10 times in the next 5 years. It further adds that gaming is now at an inflexion point in India with greater investment and consumer traction. A 30 per cent higher traffic in online mobile gaming was also observed in 2020. Mobile game downloads also peaked at 197 million last year and Ludo King became a COVID-era sensation.
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