GoLive Games, a leading game development company, has announced the launch of its much-awaited NFT-based cricket strategy game, Cricket Stars.
GoLive Games are a prominent midcore and esports game publisher in India, boasts a player base exceeding 3 million for their previous titles, such as Jungle Book Card Battle and Jungle Book Runner.
Currently, the company is expanding its portfolio with the introduction of midcore games specifically tailored to cater to the preferences of Indian gamers.
GoLive Games have collaborated with TriliTech and Tezos India on the game, well-known builders in the Tezos ecosystem.
The game promises to revolutionize the world of cricket gaming by combining the excitement of cricket with the cutting-edge technology of non-fungible tokens (NFTs).
There is no requirement for players to invest upfront in NFTs to play the game, it has no Pay-to-Play or Play-to-Earn model attached to it making it quite unique in the market.
Built on the Tezos blockchain, Cricket Stars boasts an NFT marketplace that allows players to buy, sell, and trade their in-game assets.
The Tezos blockchain was chosen for its security, scalability, and energy efficiency, ensuring a seamless and eco-friendly gaming experience for players.
Cricket has huge popularity in India, for example, IPL 2020 was viewed by more than 405 million viewers for a total of 400 billion viewing minutes.
‘India Games Market’ report by Niko Partners states that India had 396.4 million gamers in 2022 which will grow to reach 630 million gamers in 2026.
Cricket Stars is an innovative blend of strategy, skill, and luck. Players can participate in thrilling auctions to build their dream team of cricket stars, each represented by an NFT.
The game aims to engage cricket enthusiasts across the globe, offering a unique and immersive experience.
Ravi Kiran, Founder of GoLive Games said
“We’ve poured our heart and soul into creating Cricket Stars, a game that we’re incredibly proud of and one that we believe will resonate with the nation’s gamers.
With Cricket being a beloved sport with a global following and the Esports industry in India growing exponentially, we saw the opportunity of merging the two in order to create a truly unique and rewarding gaming experience for cricket aficionados all over the Esports world.”
The game is currently available on Google Play Store.