2010-07-23 08:15 by Rohit Shirke
Maximum Gaming Café also known as MAG is located in Santacruz East, Mumbai and is amongst the few high end gaming cafes in India who have PCs enables with NVIDIA 3D vision. MAG does a lot of events throughout the year as well attracting gamers and clans from all over Mumbai. MAG is about to complete a year and on the anniversary occasion GamingXpress.com spoke to Dipika Jerome, Marketing Head of Maximum Gaming and in this short Q&A she told us the response that they have got till now and the highlights of Maximum Gaming Café.
- What is the configuration of the Gaming PC's at Maximum
We have very high end gaming PCs at MAG. For optimum system performance we have Cooler Master well ventilated cabinets, Core2Quads with 200 series NVIDIA graphic cards, visuals on 22" gaming LCD monitors. Internal wired LAN using upto 1 Gbps LAN. Other than that we have 2 high end gaming PCs which have the latest Intel Core i7 processors and they are enabled with the NVIDIA 3D vision technology.
- What has been the most played game at your cafe?
Call of Duty 4 and Crysis are the most played games at our cafe. Other games played are NFS and FIFA. Gamers play a lot of single player games as well.
- What is the highlight of Maximum Gaming cafe? What attracts gamers the most according to you?
A comfortable environment, good quality systems, good service and good crowd is the main plus point of Maximum Gaming. According to me the whole package is a major attraction for the gamers as they get to play their favorite games with their friends on the best PCs and an awesome ambience adds to it. We do game reviews and hardware reviews as well.
- How many tournaments have you hosted in the past year and which has been the most
We have had around 9 tournaments in the past year and the most memorable one was the last tournament we conducted on 11th July 2010. It was a CoD4 Tournament and the crowd turnout was really good. We hope to have many such tournaments for other games as well in the coming year. We organized PC as well as console game tournaments for schools, colleges and also for institutes. We had done one such Wii gaming tournament for KES School and a PC and Wii gaming tournament for the Mithibai College Annual Festival.
- What is the demographic of gamers coming to your cafe?
Most of the gaming crowd consists of school and college going students. They
come on the week days as well as weekends. The office going crowd generally
come in the evenings. On weekends we have gamers who are professionals and
others who can’t come on the weekdays.
- Other than clan based games, do you encourage gamers to play the latest single player games as well?
We do get a lot of people wanting to play the single player games as we have two good high end gaming systems especially for the single player games. And these PCs have the NVIDIA 3D vision as I mentioned above. We keep our game library up to date all the time.
- Do you have consoles at you cafe as well?
We have PS3 and the Wii for console gaming and two 32" LCD screens for the 2 consoles.
MAG is hosting a CS tournament on 25th July 2010 as a part of its anniversary celebration and a COD 4 tournament on 1st August 2010 as well. To register, you can mail the MAG team at email@example.com.