The Mobile Games hosted by Addiqtion on the Platform are all Games of Skill (defined below). Different Mobile Games will reward different skills, but each game will reward certain skills, such as knowledge of the game, familiarity with rules, experience, reflexes, experience, practice, hand-eye coordination etc. Certain games may have pre-determined outcomes (Sudoku, Math calc, IQ quiz), which are achievable by the Users using their skills to play the games.

Ludo is also a game of skill, once you get that number how you play involves a strategy, planning & skill. Do you move the same token over and over again until it reaches the end? Or do you move different tokens at different times to ensure that they stay safe and away from the opponent’s tokens? Or do you use your token to kill the opponent’s tokens ? How to manage your tokens on the safe points ( stars ) to let it unaffected by opponent’s token. Ludo is a game where a lot of concentration, planning, strategy to understand the opponent's planning is required to win a game.

Fantasy Sports(Cricket and Football) - The Bombay High Court vide its judgment in the case of Gurdeep Singh Sachar v. Union of India and others dated 30 April 2019, citing previous judicial pronouncements of the Supreme Court and other High Courts, has upheld the legality of online fantasy sports gaming in India and has ruled that such games are preponderantly a game of skill.The Court also held that ‘the element of skill’ had a predominant influence on the outcome of the Fantasy sports game, which follows the following format:

Participants have to choose a team consisting of at least the same no. of players as playing in a real-life sports team (e.g. 5 in basketball, 7 in kabaddi and 11 in cricket/football)
All contests are run for at least the duration of one full sports match
No team changes are allowed by participants after the start of the sports match

On this basis, the Court adjudged that playing fantasy sports constitutes a ‘game of mere skill’, which makes the Fantasy sports game exempt from the provisions of the Public Gambling Act, 1867 (PGA).

You can find more information on the legality of Fantasy Sports in India on the website of the Indian Federation of Sports Gaming (IFSG): www.ifsg.in. IFSG is India’s first and only self-regulatory Sports Gaming industry body formed to protect consumer interest and create standardised best practices in the Sports Gaming industry.

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