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Gods Reign partners with DNA Entertainment Networks; aims to accelerate the growth of India's eSports Ecosystem

November 18, 2022 23:30 IST | ANI Press Release
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Gods Reign partners with DNA Entertainment Networks; aims to accelerate the growth of India's eSports Ecosystem

New Delhi [India], November 18 (ANI/NewsVoir): Gods Reign, one of the leading eSports and gaming entertainment companies in India, has announced an exclusive partnership with DNA Entertainment Networks Pvt. Ltd., a leading event management company pioneering in sportainment.

Under the association, the companies will explore avenues such as revenue generation, sponsorship integration, and business development opportunities to drive Gods Reign's commercial growth of eSports and gaming initiatives.

The association with DNA Entertainment Networks will help Gods Reign build on its existing strengths in eSports by leveraging the DNA's expertise and experience in the field of event management.

The cooperation comes at a time when the eSports ecosystem is beginning to emerge as a viable business opportunity, with over 450 million gamers by 2023 and cross $7 billion in market valuation by 2026.

Driven by the pandemic the surge in the adoption of mobile, PC, and console games has feasibly increased. Resulting in a boost in the number of emerging icons, professional gamers and uprisings of esports contests. Gods Reign with this partnership has made efforts to channelise this talent pool to create the best of its kind of content.

Speaking on the association, KR Rohith, CEO, Gods Reign said, "We are certain that India's eSports space is in a phase of exponential growth. In terms of active players, the country ranks second after China, with over 400 gaming organisations catering to the diverse demands of the gaming community. Our efforts are to redefine the approach and develop an end-to-end gaming ecosystem to cater this demand. By joining hands with DNA Entertainment Network, we will be able to maximise our core operations by strengthening the competitive excellence of our teams and developing engaging, instructive, and entertaining content. Delivering the ultimate entertainment and fan engagement experience is our major focus. Our vision is to be a premier global entertainment brand and DNA Entertainment Networks is the perfect partner to help us get there."

DNA Entertainment Networks has extensive experience as a full-service provider covering event planning, marketing, hospitality, partnership. It is the official event management agency and the exclusive commercial partner for Royal Challengers Bangalore and has previously worked with several notable brands and teams. Established in 1987 the organisation has been managing live entertainment, sport and corporate experiences across South-east Asia.

Commenting on the association, Rohahn Vardhan, Director, DNA Entertainment Networks, said, "It is certain to us that esports in India deserves its footing in the global arena. New innovations in video gaming globally have unfolded exciting opportunities for young entrepreneurs. The scale at which it is growing makes us, DNA Entertainment Networks, very excited to finally throw our hat in by partnering with one of India's most competitive esports organisations - God's Reign. With our pioneering presence in sportainment, we aim to elevate the esports industry by having Gods Reign lead the frontier in this new exciting domain."

Gods Reign presently operates top competitive eSports teams in major gaming IPs including Valorant, PUBG, FIFA-E, and Pokemon Unite and has signed over 20 gaming content creators to engage with regional audiences. The company is already making million-dollar investments to accelerate its eSports operations, create best-in-class gaming entertainment content, and deliver superlative fan engagement. It has also outlined its plans to venture into a merchandising and apparel business built around gaming and eSports IPs.

Gods Reign is a professional gaming and entertainment company headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka. Founded in 2018, Gods Reign has embodied competitive esports excellence and the best of gaming culture over the last half-decade. Known for championship teams and innovative gaming lifestyle, Gods Reign is one veteran esports organisations in India, and the most watched org across platforms in India for 2019.

Gods Reign is home to over 20+ esports athletes. And we have also signed the most-experienced/skilled Valorant roster in the country which is a fan favourite team, a PUBG NewState team with numerous national titles under its belt, and a top ranked fan favorite Pokemon unite squad.

Additionally, the org's Battlegrounds mobile India team, who is the winningest and one of the popular PUBG team, being runners up in 2019, and top 5 in 2020 back-to-back Grand Finals. Gods Reign is aiming to further expand in various valuable Game titles.

Gods Reign have over 15 content creators span YouTube, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook.Currently, Gods Reign Creators content channels reach over 10M uniques a month throwing off over 2.5million views a week! Gods Reign has scheduled the launch of first-ever 3D virtual store with technology that takes consumers to the next engagement level.

This story has been provided by NewsVoir. ANI will not be responsible in any way for the content of this article. (ANI/NewsVoir)

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