​India’s Gaming Sector

Market Size

  • India boasts the largest fantasy sports market globally, with a user base of 180 million. Forecasts indicate a robust industry growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 33%, expected to reach INR 25,300 crore by FY27.
  • Projected increase in paying gamers from 144 million in 2023 to 240 million by 2028.

Industry Landscape

  • Over 1,400 gaming companies in India, including 500 gaming studios.
  • Professional players to grow 2.5 times by 2028.
  • Government recognition of e-sports and state-led talent development initiatives fuel growth.

Game Downloads and Consumer Base

  • Mobile gaming reigns supreme in India, constituting a whopping 90% of ....
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