The Game Awards 2021 to air on Indian networks

The Game Awards 2021 is all set to air in India on major streaming services such as Disney+ Hotstar, JioTV, and others.

OTT platforms Hotstar, MTV India, Voot, Jio TV, MX Player, and Loco to re-telecast the grand event in India.

The Game Awards, the largest awards show for the gaming industry, is in its 8th edition in 2021 and announced an on-ground event at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles in December. South Asia’s leading esports company NODWIN Gaming along with streaming partner Hotstar will re-telecast the event in India.

Games industry titan, Geoff Keighley has announced that ‘The Game Awards 2021’ will be redistributed across the Indian network. Often referred to as the “Oscars for Games,” the event is scheduled to go live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on December 10, 2021, at 6:30 a.m. 

Geoff Keighley, Producer of The Game Awards, said, “We are honored to once again bring The Game Awards to India in partnership with NodeWin Gaming. “As a truly global celebration of gaming, we look forward to celebrating the best games of the year and previewing what’s next at this year’s show.”

This news comes in the light of partnership with India’s leading export company Nodwin Gaming. This year The Game Awards will be telecast on leading streaming platforms like Disney+ Hotstar, MTV India, Voot, JioTV and MXPlayer. There will also be a Hindi language co-stream on YouTube Gaming. 

Last year, The Game Awards was held in an online digital fashion and reached over 83 million viewers across all platforms, making it the most-watched edition. This time around, the event will feature an individual, invite-only audience and is said to have 40 to 50 titles “somehow”. 

Hosted by Geoff Keighley himself, The Game Awards is an annual celebration of video games that honors achievements within the industry. Viewers will be treated to new game trailers, special celebrity appearances, live music performances and an on-stage orchestra. 

Earlier this week, music streaming giant, Spotify also announced a partnership with The Game Awards. The company will serve as the official audio streaming partner and offer a four-episode podcast series for the show.

Catch The Game Awards will be telecast live on Disney+ Hotstar, MTV India, Voot, Jio TV, MX Player and Loco from 5:30 am to 9:30 pm on December 10.