TIMES NOW deploys breakthrough innovation for Counting Day LIVE
As the nation awaits the election results, TIMES NOW, India’s leading English news channel and country’s election news headquarters with MANDATE 2019 presents the most realistic virtual reportage of election results LIVE on May 23, 2019.
Augmenting the elections news viewing experience like never seen before on Indian Television, TIMES NOW deploys state-of-the-art technology using Unreal Engine to deliver fastest graphics rendered in a virtual space with the most authentic and reliable data. Through the Unreal Engine, TIMES NOW will recreate the Lok Sabha as the anchor explains the formation of the parliament and what permutations and combinations will enable the formation of the government at the Centre. Unreal Engine comes from the gaming pedigree known for its unparalleled rendering of scenes, real-life entities and movements. This LIVE segment has been created in association with Pixotope, a virtual production system developed in Norway by The Future Group.
Additionally, TIMES NOW through its unique innovations will keep its viewers ahead with the fastest updates on the counting day. TIMES NOW with 600+ screens across Mumbai and Delhi key locations including metros, railways, airports, etc. will LIVE broadcast and share updates on the 2019 election results. Steering a first-time ever experiential advertising, the channel will have announcers at Mumbai Metro share LIVE updates of election results through their public- address system. Outside the Mumbai metro stations, Lookwalkers wearing Times NOW billboard screens will also lead the outreach, thereby providing an unparalleled experience to the viewers.