Manish Agarwal: India x Web3 Gaming

Manish Agarwal: India x Web3 Gaming

In this episode, Manish Agarwal – ex-CEO of Nazara Technologies and founder of IndiGG, a web3 gaming DAO focused on India – joins Naavik co-founder Aaron Bush to discuss what guilds initially got wrong, why he prefers to not use the term “guild,” and how India might become a digital asset factory. Manish also talks about the size of the web3 gaming opportunity in India, and why India could be a uniquely effective market for web3 gaming, sharing learnings from working in a DAO – the underappreciated benefits and the ongoing challenges. Lastly, he mentions what IndiGG’s strategy is going forward, plus his views on what he looks for in partnerships and games.

Salone Sehgal: The Next 1B Gamers Will Be In India

Salone Sehgal: The Next 1B Gamers Will Be In India

Salone Sehgal is a general partner at Lumikai, India’s first gaming & interactive media fund. She previously founded her own gaming startup and served as a GP at London Venture Partners. In this conversation, we chat about India’s games market — it’s potential to bring gaming to the next 1B users — key macro market trends and specialized gaming VCs.