India, June 27, 2024: Audio series platform Pocket FM achieved an unprecedented sweep in the Sci-Fi Category at E4M Golden Mikes 2024. The company has secured Gold award for “Shoorveer“, Silver award for “New Avataar“, and Bronze award for “Number Zero“.

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In addition to the Sci-Fi accolades, Pocket FM’s one of the most celebrated audio series “Yakshini” was honored with the Silver award in the Horror/Thriller category. Since its debut in 2021, “Yakshini” has captivated audiences with its gripping narrative. The audio series has garnered over 400 million plays across five languages.

In recent years, the landscape of Indian superheroes has transcended traditional mediums, finding a new home in the digital sphere. Pocket FM has been at the forefront of this evolution, spearheading the charge with its award-winning audio series – ‘Shoorveer’ (293M plays), ‘The New Avatar’ (207M plays) and ‘Number Zero’ (176M plays).

These audio series have not only redefined the superhero genre but have also made it more accessible to a diverse audience, including a younger generation of listeners aged 18 to 40 years. Through the power of compelling storytelling, immersive soundscapes, and dynamic characters, Pocket FM’s superhero and sci-fi series have captured the hearts and imaginations of listeners across the nation.

Excited about its success at E4M Golden Mikes Awards 2024, Vineet Singh, VP – Branding and Communications, expressed, “At Pocket FM, we are passionate about reviving Indian superhero stories and celebrating our rich cultural heritage through engaging storytelling. Our audio series ‘Shoorveer’, ‘New Avataar’, and ‘Number Zero’ exemplify our commitment to creating Indian superheroes, sparking the imaginations of millions.

“’Yakshini‘ holds a special place in our hearts as one of the finest horror stories ever told in India, and we strongly believe the series deserves all the credit for inspiring the entertainment ecosystem to reboot horror storytelling,” he added.

As Pocket FM celebrates these wins, it remains focused on its mission to create compelling audio series that resonate with audiences across the world. With an exciting growth trajectory, Pocket FM continues to pioneer and lead the audio series category, thereby building a new world of audio entertainment.