The Overlooked Part Of Indian Esports History: Games Bond

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(Move over Sharma ji ka ladka, here comes Mehta ji ka ladka. Tirth Mehta, bronze medallist, Hearthstone. Source)

A Star Is Bond

17 years before the 2022 Battlegrounds Mobile India Master Series broke TV records by being shown on Star Sports, there was a little-known TV show that introduced ‘virtual gaming’ to the masses.

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Future In Sight

How did a show about video games come into existence, especially at a time when PCs were a rare commodity in India: with only 11 computers per 1000 people?

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The Aftermath

Games Bond just ran for a single season and was mostly forgotten. Because of its short run, we don’t know for sure if Games Bond hit its mark of popularizing gaming.

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Ankit Kaul - All Fact Up

Ankit Kaul - All Fact Up

I write random stuff about Indian culture for Random folks.