World Cricket Championship 3 Adds ‘Esports Lobby’ to Help Host Tournaments

Abhimannu Das
12/Apr/2021 10:50 am

World Cricket Championship 3 received a brand new update with an Esports Lobby feature designed to promote in-game tournaments.
The update offers in-game shoutcasting features and multi-cam spectator view along with other new features.
The game hit 155 million downloads and is seeks to cement its place in the Indian mobile esports scene.

World Cricket Championship 3 just received a new update which added a new ‘Esports Lobby’ mode along with other features. The brand-new esports lobby feature will let players host both friendly and professional tournaments. The new feature allows spectators to view matches from multiple angles and shoutcast the matches. World Cricket Championship 3 is a growing mobile esports title that has been featured in multiple Indian esports events including LXG WCC, Skyesports, and Red Bull. The game wants to expand its competitive esports experience for its user base of over 155 million through the introduction of the new Esports Lobby feature. 

World Cricket Championship 3 Esports Lobby Overview

WCC 3The Esports Lobby feature was introduced in World Cricket Championship 3 to make hosting esports events easier. The ‘Made in India’ game’s latest update is designed to offer casual players the opportunity to host friendly events. Professional esports organizations can take advantage of multi-view spectator mode and shoutcasting features to improve the viewing experience during mobile esports events.

The game has over 155 million downloads and it seeks to become a dominant mobile esport. In addition to the new Esports Lobby feature, the latest update also offers custom difficulty settings, new cutscenes, friendly challenges, highlight captures, and more. 

The custom difficulty setting is designed to offer players more choices to play around with. Higher difficulty settings will allow players more chances of getting kits and high league scores. The new bowling actions added to the game add more depth and versat4ility to the game. 

Next Wave Multimedia co-founder and CEO P.R. Rajendran stated, “Given the exponential growth of esports in the country in the past few years and many requests from our fans, we thought it would be an opportune moment to launch the ‘Esports Lobby’. With the newest update, we want to add value to the esports ecosystem with WCC3.” 

About World Cricket Championship

WCC 3The World Cricket Championship Series was developed by Next Wave Multimedia Pvt. Ltd., which is a subsidiary of Nazara Technologies Ltd. Launched in November 2020, the third instalment is the latest in the series and offers new controls, real-time motion capture, as well as Hindi and English commentary from Aakash Chopra and Matthew Hayden respectively.

The game has won the Indian Game Developers Conference’s “Studio Game of the Year” award and Google Play Store’s “Users Choice'' Award 2020 months after its launch. The WCC franchise has over 165 million downloads combined across all the titles in the series. 

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Abhimannu Das is a part of the content team at AFK Gaming and a lifelong obsessive gamer. He is covering content on esports titles like VALORANT, CS: GO, Call of Duty, Fortnite, PUBG and more. He also writes opinion pieces, cover stories and conducts interviews with esports professionals.