Deltin World Gaming Festival (WGF) to Return From Nov 30 – Dec 4; Jackie Shroff Announced Brand Ambassador
October 12, 2017, 18:02:20
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Back in 2011, the gaming industry was taken by storm as India’s largest floating casino i.e. Casino Royale (now Deltin Royale) played host to the first-ever World Gaming Festival which guaranteed a massive ₹5 crores in prize money.

Cut to 2017, Delta Corp Ltd has now announced the Deltin World Gaming Festival (WGF), which is slated to run from November 30 - December 4 this year and will mark the first time that the event is being conducted across multiple locations including online.

The event will be hosted across Delta Corp properties in Goa, Daman and Sikkim as well as on online site That’s not all; popular Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff was recently named the brand ambassador for the gaming event during the official launch of the extravaganza in a press conference at Cafe Zoe, Mumbai.

The 5-day event will feature a variety of games including chance based casino games, online skill games and e-sports.

Six international and popular live games will be hosted in all three offshore casinos of Goa namely Deltin Royale, Deltin JAQK and Deltin Caravela as well as its Gangtok land-based casino Deltin Denzong. These games are Poker, Rummy, Roulette, Baccarat, Indian Flush and Andar Bahar.

Skill games like online poker and rummy tournaments will be hosted on India’s largest poker site Adda52. Interestingly, competitive video games (e-sports) will also be hosted at the upcoming extravaganza.

The video gaming tournament will be conducted at Deltin Daman from December 15– 17. These competitive multiplayer tournaments will be hosted for various games such as FIFA 18, Tekken 7, Counter Strike and DOTA 2. The video gaming event will feature Controller Gaming Experience Zone, Motion Gaming Experience Zone, Virtual Reality Experience Zone, Simulation Gaming Experience Zone and Fun with Friends Zone. 

According to a report, The Deltin Group will also redo the Daman property to incorporate large format screens on which these games will be played with live streaming of tournament matches.

To top it off, there will be attractive and exciting performances from every genre and space including Bollywood, Hollywood and performances from international artists including musicians and dancers.

President of Delta Corp Anil Malani shared his excitement on the announcement of the WGF and said, “It gives me immense pleasure to launch The Deltin World gaming festival. Our endeavor always has been to bring in international level entertainment and gaming for the connoisseurs in India and for gamers across the world. In the last decade, we have witnessed the rise of gaming in India and gamers from all walks of life have embraced it. In fact, our online platform Adda52 is India’s largest online poker website with over 10 lakh registered users. Starting today we are launching a 360 degrees marketing campaign to spread the word on The Deltin World Gaming Festival”

Brand ambassador of WGF and actor Jackie Shroff shared his sentiments in his unique style,“I have always believed in living my life to the fullest, and thus I readily agreed to be the brand ambassador of a concept which lets people experiences a different world where they leave all their worries aside and enjoy the extravagance at The Deltin World Gaming Festival. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity for everyone and I don’t think anyone can afford to miss it. I can definitely say that the environment during this event will be at its best and the enthusiasm would be at its peak.”

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1. World Gaming Festival - A high rollers extravaganza

2. Delta Corp to Acquire Gaussian Network, Parent Co of Adda52 For INR 155 Crores

3. Delta Corp in Advanced Talks to Acquire Online Rummy Operator Ace2Three For Approx $100 Million

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