FIH companions with GTG to launch its first-ever hockey supervisor sport
Lausanne, Switzerland: At all times wished to be managing a hockey staff however you haven’t fairly reached that step but? Right here’s an ideal place to begin: a hockey supervisor sport!
For the primary time in its historical past, the Worldwide Hockey Federation (FIH) has engaged on a 5-year partnership with a gaming firm – Gold City Video games (GTG) – which is able to develop a hockey supervisor sport, obtainable on cell, deliberate to be launched globally earlier than the tip of 2021 on Google Play and the App Retailer. The sport can be free to obtain.
GTG is a Swedish, publicly listed, cell sport developer and writer that makes aggressive, intuitive and social sport supervisor purposes. The corporate presently has three sport supervisor video games in ice hockey, in soccer and, by autumn 2021, in American soccer.
“It’s an honor for us at Gold City Video games to have the ability to produce the world’s first cell hockey supervisor sport. It will likely be a problem but in addition numerous enjoyable and hopefully we will please the followers. The sport of hockey has previous, sturdy roots and it’s going to be thrilling to develop and publish a sport to its broad and rising world fan base”, stated Gold City Video games CEO Pär Hultgren.
Commenting on the announcement, FIH CEO Thierry Weil stated: “As an Worldwide Federation, getting into the gaming world is a should these days, frankly. We’re glad to be partnering with GTG to assist us doing this with a high-quality product. The hockey supervisor sport will add important promotion to our sport by bringing it to the eye of the large gaming neighborhood all over the world. From there, I do consider that numerous avid gamers will grow to be hockey followers as effectively, and probably even hockey athletes. That will be a extremely nice final result. Moreover, with this new initiative, we’re additionally offering hockey lovers with a sport they’ve been ready for since a very long time.”
While the cell supervisor sport is presently being developed, listed below are among the nice functionalities which can be on provide:
- Create your individual hockey membership and draft a staff of gamers
- Construct and develop up your hockey stadium, academy and coaching services
- Set your staff techniques, win video games in opposition to reside opponents
- Advance to the highest within the world hockey league and compete for match costs
- Join a social league with your mates to problem others
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