Sultan: The Game is based on the upcoming Salman Khan starrer, Sultan. Developed by 99Games in collaboration with film producer Yash Raj Films (YRF), Sultan: The Game is now available on Google Play and, according to 99Games, it will shortly be available on other digital stores.
“The release of Sultan: The Game has further cemented our relationship with Yash Raj Films,” said Rohith Bhat, CEO, 99Games. “Sultan: The Game by itself will not disappoint consumers and will put their nimble fingers to test” he added.
The film stars aging actor Salman Khan in and as Sultan – a Haryanvi wrestler.
Salman Khan is considered very close to India’s Hindu Prime Minister Narendra Modi and he tacitly helped Modi win Muslim votes in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
The Sultan trailer, with wrestling as its core theme, was launched by Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma.
A classic underdog tale about a wrestler who makes a comeback defeating all odds staked up against him, according to YRF, Sultan’s journey will bring alive his heartfelt love story.
Produced by Aditya Chopra and written-directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, Sultan releases this Eid 2016.
“We treat games as a massive opportunity to engage with cinemagoers as well as widen our audience base. Sultan: The Game is one of the best developed film-themed games to have come out and will allow the audience to step into the shoes of the titular character.”
To be a Sultan, you can download the game on Google Play.
99Games is India’s leading developer and publisher of games. According to the company, it has raised $5 million to date from institutional investors: Kalaari Capital and Ascent Capital.
Photo courtesy: 99Games, YRF