Kochi: The second edition of the Kerala Gamers Meet-up will be held on April 14, 2012 in Kochi. The Gamers Meet-up is an event organised by Indiagames, a leading game development company in India and co-host by Csharks, a leading game development company in Kerala. The first such event for gamers from Kerala which was held in September, 2011 in Kochi had seen enthusiastic participation from gamers.
The objective of the Gamers meet-up is to make a platform for all kinds of game players to interact with each other. The meet-up will give them an opportunity to share their interests and expectations about all the type of games on different platforms from mobiles to consoles. Any one who plays or loves games, which could be a causal gamer playing simple game like snakes, solitaire, angry bird to a hardcore Counter-strike, DOTA, COD gamer, can participate in this event.
According to Eldhose P Mathew, CEO, Csharks Games & Solutions, “This time we are planning a bigger event. We will be having some gaming contests along with discussions on gaming. Also players can showcase the games developed by them, whatever it is. It will be a great experience for the gamers around Kochi and those who can make it to Kochi.” The game contests will be in different platforms – PS3, Nintendo Wii, iPad and Android Tab.
Gamers Meet-ups are popular abroad where groups of game players with shared interests plan meetings and form offline clubs in local communities. IndiaGames gets the credit for introducing the concept of Gamers Meet-ups in India. The meet-ups which kick-started last year from Mumbai, Pune, Pondicherry, Kochi and other cities saw over 300 gamers attending these sessions.
Check out the Kerala Gamers Meet-up Facebook page for more details.
Kerala IT News