ASUS launches 'Republic of Gamers' store in Bhubaneswar

New Delhi: Taiwan-based technology major ASUS on Monday launched India’s second exclusive ‘Republic of Gamers’ (ROG) store in Bhubaneswar after launching the first exclusive store in Kolkata on July 1. The gamers can visit the store to experience the latest devices, game titles and accessories, the company said in a statement here. The store is also equipped with "Battle Ground" where six gamers can compete against each other and experience local area network (LAN) gaming at its best. “Our aim has always been to provide the best technological experience to the consumers and this store is one such step towards our objective,” said Arnold Su, National Sales Manager, System Business Group, ASUS India, in a statement. "we firmly believe that such initiatives will help more and more gamers to come and experience the latest technology first hand without having to buy any of these," Su added. ASUS India is aiming to capture a 50 per cent share of the gaming laptops market in India by next year. In India, the gaming PC market including laptops and desktops is growing by 30 per cent year-on-year and the share of gaming desktops is less as compared to that of laptops.