Games from Indian Creators - 2021
A small round up of games by Indian creators out now and coming soon.
Here is a small round up of games by Indian creators that are out now or coming soon to a store near you! Please buy and support the devs as well as Wishlist and follow them for updates regarding upcoming releases!
For a much more comprehensive list of games from India, please consider following our Steam Curator page and lists.
Ones you can get your hands on now!
In My Shadow
In My Shadow from Playbae is out now on Steam. Play with shadows in your own imaginative ways to solve twisted puzzles as you unfold the memories of a girl who struggles to confront herself in her past.
Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator
Two Leaves and a bud - Tea Garden Simulator by Flying Robot Studios is out now on Early Access. It's your chance of becoming the master of your tea estate, to brew your journey towards discovering ancient secrets, nurturing the plant with skills beyond perfection, and finding your way through processing to be called the Ultimate Tea Master.
Forgotten Fields by Frostwood Interactive is out now on Steam, GOG and itch.io. Forgotten Fields is a cozy narrative game about Sid - a struggling writer who travels back to his childhood home one last time before it's sold off. Visit old friends, relive memories, solve puzzles and play through sections of Sid's book in this warm game about nostalgia and the passage of time.
Speedy Gun Savage
Speedy Gun Savage by Gamitronics is a first person shooter VR game where Wolf, the hero of the game is an intergalactic bounty hunter and travels to different planets to collect bounties. The game has three different planets with several enemies and three main boss.
Ones to Wishlist and Follow
The Other Symmetries of an Absence
The Other Symmetries of an Absence by Studio Oleomingus will be out later this month. The Other Symmetries of an Absence is a two player installation, written to ponder such confinement. Created to lament the detentions of authors, poets, students, professors, reporters, lawyers and activists in my country (India), the game is a modest attempt at finding solace in the promise of companionship, while contemplating the violent cost of withdrawing bodies from public spaces and imaginations.
Prateek Jadhwani’s Vampire RPG will be coming out soon this Summer. Brocula is a Role Playing Game about a vampire who has been asleep for 500 years. He is suddenly awoken when a car crashes into his castle. He has been living for ever, but in modern times, his money is useless. He has no food. And his castle is crumbling.
Abyss of Neptune
Abyss of Neptune by Abyssmal Games is a survival horror game set in the deep seas of the Bermuda Triangle. You are sent to investigate a mysterious underwater signal, but there is more to it than meets the eye. Do you have what it takes to survive the abyss?
The Palace on the Hill
The Palace on the Hill by Niku Games is still under development and will come to you sometime in 2022. In the meantime, you can Wishlist the game on Steam. An open-world adventure, exploration game where you tend to your farm, talk to villagers and collect stories from them to make beautiful Indian miniature inspired paintings in your own unique way.
Venba by Visai Games will come out sometime in late 2021, do Wishlist while you wait! Venba is a narrative cooking game, where you play as an Indian mom, who immigrates to Canada with her family in the 1980s. Players will cook various dishes and restore lost recipes, hold branching conversations and explore in this story about family, love, loss and more.
Missing - The Complete Saga
Missing - The Complete Saga by Flying Robot Studios has a listing on Steam that you an Wishlist and Follow. Missing is an open-world role-playing game set in the rural Indian countryside. You take the journey of an impoverished but brave village girl, Devi in her fight against her nefarious circumstances and finding her own place in the world thereafter.
Heroes Must Diee
Heroes Must Diee by Vishwa Karma Studios is an RTS/Tower Defense game that is coming soon to Early Access. Tired of quest going, monster killing "Heroes" who keep raiding your house for household items. You build traps and hire minions to fight them off. Stop these Heroes from taking what is yours. TLDR: build a dungeon & be a dungeon master !
Bot Rods by Holy Cow Productions will be out soon, be sure to Wishlist and Follow. Bot Rods is a family-friendly arcade style racing game with adorable characters and bots, racing around a futuristic world. Use power-ups, weapons & shortcuts to pilot your way to the top. Feel free to ram your opponent into a barricade while you are at it.
Meteora by Big Boot Games is different take on action racing games and will be out in 2021, Wishlist and Follow now! Destroy Planets, Save Suns and traverse through the Universe at Unbelievable Speeds in the first ever Meteor Action Racing Game!
Mumbai Gullies by GameEon is an open world action adventure game that does not have a release date yet, but you can Wishlist and Follow it for future updates. Come and experience a thrilling and exciting story based in Mumbai, the city of dreams!
Mukti by underDOGS Gaming is a first person story exploration game setup in an Indian Museum that revolves around one of the hard hitting social issue globally, human trafficking!
Puzzle Dazzle 3D
Puzzle Dazzle by Smash Game Studios is a unique, addictive and breathtaking take on the classic block puzzle game formula. Immerse yourself into the world of puzzle dazzle, each level different from the last one you’ve played. The music, backgrounds and all the animations react to exactly how you play.
Yodha is an Indian RPG in development at Ogre Head Studio and it does not have a release date as of yet. But you can follow their regular development updates on their Twitter and YouTube.
Indian Harvest Festival 2021
If you are interested in more games from Indian creators, there is the Indian Harvest Festival running from the 14th to the 22nd, 2021 on Steam. Please do check it out
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