Television

Sify Gamedromes announces national tournament

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2016/09/14/Untitled-1_7.jpg?itok=4yAx6MR2

MUMBAI: Sify Gamedrome, the gaming chain from Sify Limited will conduct a national online Counter Strike Condition Zero (CZ) tourney for the first time. The tournament will be held across 202 Gamedromes in 60 cities over a period of 45 days.

Counter Strike Condition Zero Battle is one of the leading online action games globally, and is the headliner at competitive gaming tournaments around the world. The Grand National finals will be held on 2 October. Around 10,000 gaming enthusiasts and seven million registered online users are expected to participate in this first ever National Online Tourney.

Speaking on the announcement of this exciting new online games initiative, Sify Access Media president Pijush Kanti Das, said "The first ever Gamedrome National Online Counter Strike CZ Battle Tourney is being supported by an exclusive tie- up with Animax for television coverage. An online campaign with a microsite on www.gamedrome.co.in, banners on the homepages of the increasingly popular www.sifymax.com and www.sify.com, as well as promotional e-mailers and wallpapers across our over 3400 iWays and Gamedromes will spread the excitement. For we are committed to developing the community of online gamers in India, and expect this national level tournament to be the first of many such initiatives".

The contestants will have an opportunity to win prizes worth Rs 1 million right from the Mock Tournaments at the regional levels to the Grand National Finals. The Tourney will start with mock tournaments at each participating Sify Gamedrome. The winners at each Gamedrome will then play at the Gamedrome level on 22-23 September. The winners at the Gamedrome level will then play the city finals on 30 September. The zonal level, regional level and the grand final tournament will take place on September 1st 06 and September 2nd 06 respectively.

The national winners of a team of five players will get Sony Erricson (W) series handsets worth more than a lakh of rupees. At a regional level, gift hampers from Gigabyte worth Rs 25,000 will be distributed to each winning team of five players. The zonal level and Gamedrome level will receive prizes worth Rs 10,000 each and gift hamper worth Rs 1,000 each respectively.

Online games have witnessed rapid growth in the recent past with 202 Gamedromes across 60 cities in the country with a growing number of dedicated online gamers. In addition, over 1000 iWays across the country have games enabled PCs. Sify's Gamedromes and games enabled iWays have both the latest and most popular games across all genres, including racing, action, sports, strategy and online games on high-end multi-media computers.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/16/shemaroo.jpg?itok=CsLkkQ6d
Shemaroo Entertainment Ties-up with TikTok and Vigo Video

Shemaroo Entertainment Limited, a leading content powerhouse has tied-up with Vigo Video and TikTok.

Television Production House Film Production
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/16/nisha.jpg?itok=GMAsbKYE
How Travelxp plans to conquer the travel space

Travelxp wants to travel far and wide. The Mumbai-based lifestyle channel, that has already seen a steady revenue growth for the last few years, now intends to grow by 30-40 per cent in the coming year.

Television Production House Documentary
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/15/Sony_Marathi.jpg?itok=gd2Uqx84
Sony Marathi aims to fill need gap in the market

Sony is taking the plunge into the Marathi general entertainment market to compete with Zee Marathi, Zee Yuva, Colors Marathi and Star Pravah.

Television TV Channels Regional
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/ndtv.jpg?itok=G6JI38LH
NDTV India reverts to pay channel from FTA

NDTV has decided to convert its free to air (FTA) channel NDTV India as a pay channel with effect from 15 September. On 8 April 2016, NDTV India, the Hindi news channel, started its FTA journey. Prior to that, the channel was a paid service priced at Rs 3.37 on direct-to-home (DTH) and addressable...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/tyson.jpg?itok=zxfKx9sB
Mohamedali pulls no punches, ropes in Mike Tyson to launch the global Kumite 1 League

Kumite 1 League, the first global team Mixed Martial Arts league, is all set to host boxing legend Mike Tyson.

Television TV Channels Sports
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/news.jpg?itok=pYr3369_
Times NOW & Mirror Now announce a special line-up to celebrate the 72nd Independence Day

As India gears up to celebrate its 72nd Independence Day, India’s leading English news channels, Times Now & Mirror Now, announce their special programming line-up to celebrate the spirit of freedom.

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/fernandes.jpg?itok=ZWXeOW8Z
Changes in Senior Management & Board of Directors of lnduslnd Media & Communications limited, a subsidiary of the Company

The Board of Directors of HVL on August 13, 2018 have noted  that  Board of Directors of lnduslnd Media & Communications Limited ("IMCL"), a subsidiary of HVL has:

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/neeraj.jpg?itok=ZvLk4ckd
Sab's Aladdin to be relevant to the new generation

Sony Sab is all set to transport viewers to an age-old story with a modern twist. After giving three new launches this month, it is close to launching the fourth one Aladdin: Naam Toh Suna Hoga, produced by Peninsula Pictures, which will be aired on 21 August, Monday to Friday at 9 pm. Its recent...

Television TV Channels GECs
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2018/08/14/asia-cup.jpg?itok=L-YXgemt
Star Sports to telecast Asia Cup in Hindi, English, Tamil

The Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 is all set to commence from 15 September and will see Asian neighbours – India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan - fight for the trophy. Star Sports, the official broadcaster, has released its first film for the tournament which speaks of the unique aspect...

Television TV Channels Sports

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories