A digital learning experience through a series of mobile games

Introduction

Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav the celebrations open up the opportunity to delve deeper into the history of India’s freedom struggle and learn about the unsung heroes who have contributed immensely to the cause of India’s independence.
To create awareness among the citizens about India’s freedom fighters and freedom movement in a unique way, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Shri Anurag Singh Thakur on August 24, 2022 spear ‘Azadi Quest‘, a series of online educational mobile games developed in collaboration with Zynga India.

Launch of ‘Azadi Quest’, a series of educational online games based on India’s freedom
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• Speaking on the occasion, Union Minister Anurag Singh Thakur remarked that the initiative
was another in a series of government efforts to publicize Indian stories
struggle for freedom.
• The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has taken consistent measures to promote the
Animation, Visual Effects, Games & Comics (AVGC) Industry in India. During the last
years, India has risen to the rank of the top five countries in the gaming sector. The
the gaming sector grew by 28% in 2021 alone. The number of online gamers has increased
by eight percent from 2020 to 2021 and by 2023 the number of such players is expected to
to reach 45 crore.
• The Minister further stated that these applications will enhance the capabilities of the Indian AVGC
sector while transporting the glorious history of the country to the four corners of the world.

‘Azadi Quest’ Games Highlights
• The information contained in these applications has been organized by Publications Division and Indian Council of Historical Research (ICHR) as an easily accessible treasure trove of authentic information about India’s freedom struggle.
• They provide the player with a platform beyond the classroom to learn more about the course of
India’s independence and the bravery of Indian freedom fighters intertwined with fun gameplay.
• Azadi Quest games are available for Android and iOS devices in English and Hindi for Indian people and will be available worldwide from September 2022

Two games are available:
✓ Azadi Quest: Match 3 Puzzle
✓ Azadi Quest: Heroes of Bharat

Other plans:

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