Apr 11, 2017

Code to Crack

Code to cracking Championship Mode

Come, sit in front of me, my fantasy friend, and open your eyes to the glory of the game. Put a finger on your lips, listen to my tips, and no one can stop, your rise to the top.

Apr 03, 2017

Fandromeda Unboxed

Anik Bagchi

Fandromeda Team
Presenting our FAN OF THE YEAR

Anik Bagchi, 38, is possibly the biggest fan of Caribbean cricket in Calcutta, so much so that he can rattle off the exploits of every eve in maroon jersey.

Mar 29, 2017

Arnab Ray
Indian T20 2017 - The teams. Their schemes.
And your Fantasy dreams.
Pre-season preview

Gujarat Lions, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore,
Kings XI Punjab, Sunrisers Hyderabad,
Pune Rising Supergiant, Kolkata Knight Riders, Delhi DareDevils more...

Feb 16, 2017

Great Gang Leader

Ramesh Srivats
Guide to getting to be a great Gang Leader

Now, that you’ve created a Fandromeda Fan Gang, you’ve taken your first step in the path to becoming the next Don; or Gabbar; or even

Jan 24, 2017

Lodha Recommendations - The Supreme Court Verdict

Lodha Recommendations - The Supreme Court Courts Supremacy.

The one in which Ramesh and Prem take on the Supreme Court's take on the Lodha Recommendations.

Jan 06, 2017

Lodha Recommendations - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Lodha Recommendations - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.

The one in which Prem Panicker and Ramesh Srivats discuss the Lodha recommendations and pick their personal favorites and their not-so-favorites.

Jan 02, 2017

Lodha ke Pehle

Lodha ke Pehle - Spot Fixing Spotted

The one in which Ramesh and Prem discuss the series of unfortunate events that led up to the Lodha Commission being formed.

Nov 28, 2016

Fandromeda Unboxed

Mahesh Shankar
Unboxing Fandromeda

When we made a decision to start working on Fandromeda V2, we realized early on that it wouldn't (and shouldn't) be purely cosmetic.

Nov 15, 2016

Gyandromeda S01E04

Three Much - Does Cricket Need 3 Formats?

The one where Ramesh and Prem murder a cricket format or two, restructure the game's calendar and turn cricket into a club based sport.

Nov 07, 2016

Gyandromeda S01E04

India's Test Season - The Team

The one where Ramesh and Prem discuss the Indian team's composition and whether the team has the right players to win matches at home.

Nov 06, 2016

Gyandromeda S01E03

India's Test Season - Will It Test Our Patience?

The one where Ramesh and Prem ponder whether India's home test season is a bit too long, aided by copious beverage intake and ill-advised puns.

Oct 18, 2016

Fandromeda Unboxed

Ramesh Srivats
Fandromeda Unboxed

Fandromeda was launched in March 2016, and it has been quite a ride.

May 17, 2016

Arnab Ray
Back to Future

It has been a lackluster IPL season, and I don’t just say that because my Fantasy team has crashed and burned and my team KKR is, at the time of writing, looks dangerously posed to crash and burn also at the end of season, just like they did last year. Which is why I have felt myself mentally turning off, till two disturbances in more...

Apr 19, 2016

K Balakumar
A Theatre Named IPL

Every year I used to take my daughter to the IPL matches, subtly introducing her to the various rites of passage involved in being a spectator at the stadium. When she grows up, I am sure, she will proudly recall with warm nostalgia how her dad and men of his (middle) age rose over the high-nosed snobbery more...

Apr 19, 2016

Arnab Ray
5 Unforgettable Lessons From the T20 World Cup

There is a place in the game for men with girth: When Mohammed Shahzad, in a spectacular orgy of hitting, sent the oh-so-fit lean-body-mass South Africans scurrying for cover, the soul of the fatman, long suppressed found utterance. In a world of cookie-cutter more...

Apr 08, 2016

Arnab Ray
Indian T20 League Fantasy - Player Guide

It's easier to get a willful defaulter who has fled the country to pay up his loans than to know which of Bangalore's superstars to pick in your Fantasy eleven. This team is a Fantasy player's nightmare. more...

Mar 29, 2016

Gyandromeda S01E02

Gyandromeda S01E02

This time on the India vs Australia WT20 match. In other words, mostly about Kohli.

Mar 21, 2016

Gyandromeda S01E01

Gyandromeda S01E01

Prem and Ramesh discuss the IND vs PAK T20 World Cup game, and a few other things.

Mar 14, 2016

Arnab Ray
The Everyman

When you get into the forties, as I have, you wake up to find that each decade has added a layer around your waist, like it does to the trunks of trees, and that, when you make sudden movements, your knees protest louder than a CPM trade-union leader at a jute-mill in Bengal. more...

Mar 04, 2016

Arnab Ray
The Five Plus One Commandments of Fantasy - Championship Mode

Read the Rules: Ever since Apple came up with that thing called the iPod, people stopped reading the manual. You just open the box, play around with the controls, and boom you just know, but if you want to be a good Fantasy player more...