Jaiswal pursued his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from MIT, Bulandshahar. As part of his thesis, he created a video game called ‘Eggy Boy’, which was named PCQuest magazine's ‘Game of the Month’ for July 2003. In 2004, Jaiswal graduated from MIT, and moved to Mumbai. He started working as a tech lead for Indiagames Ltd.
In 2008, Jaiswal quit his job and started his own gaming company, Gametion, with an investment of ₹2.5 lakh and a team of seven. Gametion originally created browser games, however it shifted into making game for Android and iOS.
In October 2015, Jaiswal came up with the idea for Ludo King, after coming across a Snakes and Ladders game app. Ludo King was launched in December 2016 and has "the list since May 2017." By November 2017, the game had 120 million users worldwide, of which 'around 100 million were in India, followed by Indonesia, Pakistan, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, Brazil.' 
Gametion participated in the IGDC 2019 event, one of the most significant game developer conference in South Asia. 
Mr. Vikash Jaiswal has been recognized as "Icons of Navi Mumbai" by the Economic Times group.
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