Poker in India just received a huge boost as Delta Corp Ltd announced the launch of the ‘Deltin World Gaming Festival’ (WGF) that will be scheduled from 30th November to 4th December 2017 across Goa, Daman, and Sikkim.
The 5-day festival will see games being conducted in various segments, i.e. online skill games and e-sports. While Delta Corp had conducted its first edition of WGF way back in 2011, this is the first instance that the event is being held across multiple locations in India as well as online.
Popular games like poker, rummy, baccarat, roulette, Indian flush and andar bahar that will be played in all three Goa offshore casinos of Delta Corp. as well as its Gangtok land-based casino, Deltin Denzong.
Additionally, competitive video games are also being brought into the ambit of WGF, with a video gaming tournament to be held in the Deltin Daman from 15th to 17th December, 2017. Competitive multiplayer formats of various games such as FIFA 18, Counter-Strike, Tekken 7 and DOTA 2 will also be hosted by Delta Corp as a part of World Gaming Festival.
“I have always believed in living my life to the fullest, and thus I readily agreed to be the brand ambassador of a concept which lets people experiences a different world where they leave all their worries aside and enjoy the extravagance at The Deltin World Gaming Festival. It is a once in a lifetime opportunity for everyone and I don’t think anyone can afford to miss it. I can definitely say that the environment during this event will be at its best and the enthusiasm would be at its peak.” – a press statement issued by official ambassador Jackie Shroff.
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