Tento: An Immersive Skill Based Gaming Platform Encouraging Curiosity To Win Real World Reward

Rajesh Namburu , Founder & CEO

Rajesh Namburu

Founder & CEO

Gaming is one of the biggest phenomena that has taken over the world. The development comes at a time when the gaming sector has witnessed an unprecedented growth in terms of app downloads and revenue on the back of pandemic-induced home confinement in the past couple of years. The overall gaming market was estimated to be at rupees 13,600 crore for the financial year 2021 and is expected to touch rupees 29,000 crore by the financial year 2025, according to a KPMG report.

India is likely to be a gaming powerhouse in the future. In terms of user base, the number of online gamers in India is rapidly expanding, with the mobile gaming community taking the lead. Mordor Intelligence found that in 2022, India had over 303 million gamers spending an average of 42 minutes per day on mobile games. Mainly users are looking for gaming platforms that can provide seamless experience.

Tento is a gaming platform founded by veterans of the professional online skill based games, app developers and passionate gamers. It clubs together all genres and categories such as skill based real money and nonmoney, all under one single platform.

Tento lets its users choose any topic that they like, compete with other players, and win real money. The USP of this platform is that anybody can participate, play wide variety of games and win real money. “We constantly strive to bring you the best experience in a comprehensive manner, from quality games to seamless payouts and challenging contests”, says Rajesh Namburu, Founder & CEO, Tento. Rajesh always wanted to launch something in the arena of knowledge based gaming and Tento is a first of its kind fantasy knowledge gaming platform.

Multiple Options for Users
Established in 2021, the idea of the platform is to build audience engagement through multiple options and opportunities where they just have to come and play the game. Tento is a multi-platform application that rewards its users for answering correctly in quiz games and playing other skill based games like Jigsaw Puzzle, Tic-Tac-Toe, Blink Blast, and more. The app is now available on android and iOS and has a pan-India presence in terms of users. The platform adds four to five games to its kitty in every quarter.

Tento is a gaming platform founded by veterans of the professional online skill based games, app developers and passionate gamers

The company wants to entertain not only with knowledge but with multiple skill based gaming models where users can win real money. At present, Tento provides three patterns of games on its platform which includes Solo, Versus and Special Games. It is a very userfriendly platform and has its own in-house team which develops these games. Out of its current user base, on an average, around 200 people are its daily active users and a player spends almost 20 minutes on the app. The age profile of these users spans between 18 to 50 years. It has an easy and smooth UI that has played a major role in attracting the users. Tento has been selected as the Most Promising Startup of the Year 2021 by a reputed organization, YOURSTORY.

The company has been concentrating on social media campaigns and looking at collaborating with social media influencers as part of its promotional strategy. Tento is also planning to come up with fantasy quizzing and fuel a surge of interest in users. Moving forward, the company is looking to step into the US, the UK and Chinese market as well by the next couple of years. The company is aiming to enter the Unicorn Club by the year 2026 on the basis of continuously introducing unique games and features.