World’s most immersive virtual reality cricket, iB cricket has joined hands with two more Indian Premier League franchises; Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) as their VR Gaming Partner for IPL2020 season. The deal allows iB cricket to use Intellectual properties of the teams for its own promotional purposes.
Earlier, the brand has also signed a contract, continuing its partnership with four IPL franchises; Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Chennai Super Kings (CSK), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) as their VR Partner for the IPL 2020 season.
With this partnership, iB Cricket would try to bring cricket closer to the fans by through the most immersive cricketing experience. This year, fans would not only watch and cheer for their favourite teams, but would also play along with their favourite IPL cricketers.
iB Cricket transforms your surroundings into a virtual world, where you can play cricket in world-class stadiums. All the details in iB Cricket like customized commentary, cheering crowd, pitch, bowlers, scoreboards, etc. are designed meticulously, giving a realistic experience of playing cricket in international stadiums.
The brand has now partnered with six out of eight teams of the leagues who’ve a huge fanbase and equally strong brand profile.
In the previous season, iB cricket partnered with five IPL teams as their VR partner, including RR, KKR, CSK, RCB and DC. It has discontinued its partnership with DC, while retaining the partnership with others.