Game of Skill VS Game of Luck: Decoding Online Gaming!
Ever heard of the terms “game of skill” or “game of chance”? Normally, these phrases are used in social media advertisements for online games. While lottery games are purely based on one’s luck, online strategy games such as rummy require knowledge, practice and experience for winning.
Following is a conversation on the many aspects of online gaming as Gadget Times talks with Deepak Gullapalli, Founder & CEO, Head Digital Works. “There is a significant traction of new users willing to play real-money games coming in from Tier 2 and Tier 3 towns,” he said. He also shared how 5G networks can add to the immersive experience of mobile gaming. Let’s find out more!
1. What exactly is skill-based gaming and how is it different from games of chance?
2. Skilled-based online gaming is synonymous with online gambling. Do you agree?
3. Brief us about Head Digital Works Pvt Ltd (HDW)
4. What are the company's product offerings?
Our product portfolio revolves around real money, fantasy, and casual gaming applications. A23 is our most celebrated offering which incorporates the lion’s share of our user base and revenue. It includes a universe of rummy, fantasy, carrom, and pool games. These games cater to the preferences of Indian users and use AI to personalize the app for them.
Our other offering is Cricket.com which is an AI-prediction platform designed around in-depth and never seen before cricket coverage. It provides insights that give fans predictions on the game pertaining to momentum shifts, player performances, and simulators along with staples of live scores, news, etc. The game is powered by Criclytics, an advanced algorithm-based data analytics platform.