Ep. 615: feat. Vishal Gondal
01.27.2021 - By Cyrus Says
On this episode, Cyrus is joined by entrepreneur and video game developer Vishal Gondal, Founder - nCore Games, Founder & CEO - GOQii, and host of The Vishal Gondal Show podcast on the IVM Network. Cyrus and Vishal talk about Vishal's podcast, Vishal being called the 'father of the Indian gaming industry', how he was obsessed with making games and playing them as a kid, being a national-level volleyball player, how he once made a game for Pepsi where Pepsi bottles were being shot at Coca Cola cans, how he launched a video game company called 'Indiagames' to create Indian-themed games, making his first business plan despite not know what things like equity or stocks meant, Indiagames being bought over by Walt Disney, how and why he founded GOQii after that, his go-to drink being Bulletproof Coffee, launching his nCore Games' new game 'Fau-G' which has over 5million downloads in one day of launch, Akshay Kumar being their brand ambassador, how he helped out with the name of the game, and lots more!
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