OUR STORY BEGAN

2013.9.1

FOUNDING OF GALA SPORTS

GALA Sports was founded in Shenzhen by a group of sports and technology enthusiast that wanted to create powerful gaming experiences for sports fans.

2014.4

AI ENGINE 1.0

When we chose to do mobile sports games we knew that to make the game stand out we needed to raise it to the next level. In order to do that, we needed to make the users feel the player’s determination and amazing athletic ability on the screen experience, so our technical team created our first generation AI engine.

2014.9.24

FOOTBALL MASTER GOES LIVE

After months of hard work and dedication from the team, our first creation “Football Master” is finally published. It was one of the most important steps in our development, as our team’s efforts finally paid off.

2015.5

NEW OFFICE

After the successful launch of “Football Master” and receiving positive reviews by the users and the public, our sudden success brought new challenges. To meet those challenges, our family grew bigger and stronger and we moved into a new office in May 2015 in order to keep chasing our growing ambitions and dreams.

2015.9.1

FIRST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITY

After the 2nd anniversary of the company, it was time to celebrate, we organized a team building exercising at the beach in Shenzhen. Barbecue, beers and some relaxation permitted us to forget about the busy weekdays and enjoy ourselves with our colleagues.

2015.12

BASKETBALL MASTER

Always looking for new opportunities in the mobile game industry, we are seizing an opening to enter the Basketball market. At the moment, basketball is one of the most popular sports in China with hundreds of millions of fans that are passionate about the game. Achieving success with this game will be a fundamental step to reach the global market and we are confident to reach our goal to be a global company.

2016.1

LAUNCH OF THE INNOREAL PROJECT

As you know, they are millions of passionate sports fans all around the world. But for a number of reasons, they can’t attend a live sports game, whether it is limited seating in the venue or living too far away from it. This situation got us thinking, how can we permit a larger number fans to witness the action, or even better live the action on the pitch so, we created InnoReal.

2016.3.8

INTERNATIONAL RELEASE OF
“FOOTBALL MASTER”

To reach abroader user base, we have published “Football Master” internationally in different app stores. Localizing the game being a key factor in the success of an app, it is now available in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Arabic and Chinese with many more languages to come. It is a tough market out there but so far our efforts have paid having received positive reviews from around the world.

2016.5

The Chengdu Office

With the development and expansion of the company and in order to attract relevant talents, we have opened an office in Chengdu in May 2016. The Chengdu office is mainly composed of the operations and marketing departments. Now opened for more than a year, the company has gathered a team of like-minded people, most of the members have graduated top universities in China or from overseas college/universities and the average age of the team is less than 27-year-old. Over the passed year, this young team have performed extremely well. In the future, the team will continue to follow its own ideals, while at the same time bringing their own contribution to a career in the sports industry.

2016.9

FOOTBALL’S BIG NAMES JOIN
FOOTBALL MASTER

In order to improve the game and increase user’s engagement in the game, we have contacted several of the major European football club. And after some negotiation, we have reached agreements with a number major clubs, so that we can use their materials in the game. Now, fans can choose and manage their favorite clubs.

2016.12.1

LABORATORY FOR 3D RECONSTRUCTION

We have partnered with one of China’s top university -Zhejiang University , and the world’s leading graphics chipmaker, Nvidia, to set up a research laboratory. The laboratory is led by Prof. Bao HuJun , Prof.Xu WeiWei and Huang Xiang, the CTO of Gala Sports, is focusing on research and development of 3D reconstruction technologies. At the moment, the lab has a full-time R&D team of 15 people, including two professors and 6 doctoral students.

FUTURE

This is only the beginning,
we are dedicated to sports fans around the
world to create the best quality entertainment,
it is our dream, it is our force.

THAT IS GALA SPORTS