Everyone loves playing some type of game during their free time. India has a rich heritage of outdoor games like Gilli danda, kabaddi, and kho kho. But with time, outdoor games have gradually been replaced by indoor games, and that too virtual. Today, every second person in India uses a smartphone, and about 70 percent of them use mobile internet.
Mobile gaming has evolved into a multi million dollar industry in India. It is no wonder that gaming companies like Dafabet, betway, and LeoVegas are vying to get a slice of this huge pie. These companies allow players to play with real money, giving them an opportunity to make some quick buck while having a bit of fun.
So dedicated are these companies towards India, that they have many India specific features, and also have dedicated gaming apps to give a more personalized experience to their users.
Let’s have a brief look at these gaming apps.
Dafabet was one of the first online gaming websites, starting operations in 2004 in the Philippines. It is licensed by the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority to offer online gaming services. It has gradually expanded to other Asian countries like India, and also offers services in European countries like the UK, where it operates under the UKGC, and in Spain.
Dafabet was the pioneer of the Asian handicap market and has a huge collection of sports and markets that players can play with, including football, tennis, basketball, cricket, etc.
The company offers dedicated apps for mobile devices, including a casino app, a dafasports app, and a poker app, which players can download from the links available on its website.
Dafabet allows transactions in Indian Rupees, and players can make deposits or withdrawals via bank transfers too.
One of the biggest global brands in online gaming, betway, has a significant presence in India too. The company is licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority for its worldwide operations, and also holds individual gaming licenses in countries like the UK, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Ireland, etc.
Betway holds the world record for paying out the biggest prize in online gaming when a player from the UK hit the jackpot while playing Mega Moolah on betway.
The company offers dedicated apps for sports betting as well as live casino, which can be easily downloaded via a link on the company website, for Android devices. For iOS devices, one has to simply search for them on the App Store.
The apps have a very simple layout and are easy to use even for first-timers. The company regularly puts out promotions on its apps, for new as well as existing players.
LeoVegas is one of the most well-known names in the online gaming industry. The company was founded in Sweden in the year 2011, and also owns other online gaming brands like the Royal Panda and Rocket X.
The company has dedicated apps for all types of mobile devices, including Android, iOS, and Windows. It has won numerous international awards for its online gaming experience, the latest one being the Mobile Operator of the Year at EGR Nordic Awards in 2020.
The apps give Indian players a taste of Western table games, as well as traditional Indian games like Teen Patti and Andar Bahar.
The apps have some great `first in industry´ features like low light settings, which give you the feel of a real gaming room at night. You can also log in to your account in the app by using Touch ID, or Face ID, saving you the hassle of typing in your user name and password each time you want to log in.