Sachin Tendulkar, along with JetSynthesys’ Vice Chairman and Managing Director Rajan Navani, today unveiled the Sachin Saga VR Limited Edition Headset and the Sachin Saga VR Game, which are a part of JetSynthesys’ Multiplayer Virtual Reality Cricket Game – Sachin Saga. The game that can be described as India’s first multiplayer VR cricket game was launched at the CII India Gaming Show (IGS), New Delhi.
At the three-day international gaming, animation, and infotainment event, thousands of gamers were quite enthusiastic about experiencing the Sachin Saga VR and trying their best to win VR Headsets signed by Tendulkar himself.
With VR, for the first time, the lines between gaming and real blur to give gamers an accurately simulated experience of the stadium, with real time action right on their mobile screens. I thoroughly enjoyed reliving my matches with Sachin Saga VR, and I am sure it will resonate with cricket fans and gamers all over the world. – Sachin Tendulkar
This game comes equipped with world-class technology that can give players an on-ground stadium immersion right from the middle of the pitch. Players can test their batting reflexes by facing bowlers delivering balls at over 150KPH, which would be tracked with real-time physics from pitch to wicketkeeper.
Over the last year, Sachin Saga Cricket Champions has seen phenomenal success making it one of the most popular cricket mobile games, validated by the sheer downloads and user interest on the platform. Buoyed by this response and euphoria associated with cricket, we are delighted to launch Sachin Saga VR, a first of its kind innovation in the gaming industry bringing gamers closer to their favourite sport and its legend through an immersive social and virtual reality experience. – Rajan Navani, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, JetSynthesys
The high-end VR graphics of the game would include real-time shadows and motion captures by the Master Blaster himself with over 28 unique cricketing shots.
In the Legend mode, players can experience over 100 cricket matches and even challenge international opponents in Quick Matches. They can also compete in head-to-head multiplayer matches with friends and family.
The headset contains high-quality resin lenses, and a customized Bluetooth controller and supports a 100-degree view of the field.
The Sachin Saga VR Limited Edition Headset comes with the Sachin Saga VR game, access and support for over 3,000 apps compatible with Google Cardboard, including games, videos, education, and exploration apps, at the price of INR 1,499, available on https://vr.sachinsaga.com.
The official game was launched back in 2017. By 2018, the Sachin Saga Cricket Champions became the fastest growing mobile cricket game in India, with over 10 million downloads across platforms, 200 million gameplay, and over 1 billion minutes played as of now.