Looking for good games? The best indie games for Android in 2021 according to Google.
Like every year around this time, Google has announced the list of finalists for the Indie Games Festival 2021 championship, in which the best titles created by independent developers are chosen.
Once again, Google has divided the finalists into different categories, based on the developers’ countries of origin. Thus, we can find the best indie games created in Europe, Japan, and South Korea.
In total there are 20 games from each country, for a total of 60 titles. From all of them, the juries will choose the winners on September 4 in a ceremony that will be broadcast online for free for the attendees.
Best Indie Games in Europe
- Beat Workers by NaturalPad Games, France
- Bird Alone by George Batchelor, United Kingdom
- Cats in Time by Pine Studio, Croatia
- Figment by Bedtime Digital Games, Denmark
- Froglike: The Frog Roguelike by Jimjum Studios, Israel
- Garson by Anastasiya Shabunia, Belarus
- Gumslinger by Itatake, Sweden
- Lyxo by Emoak, Austria
- Psychofunk by Tommy Søreide Kjær, Norway
- Railways by Infinity Games, Portugal
- Fixed Sticky Terms by kamibox, Germany
- Sweet Sins Superstars by Platonic Games, Spain
- Tiny Robots Recharged by Big Loop Studios, Bulgaria
- Tofu Drifter by Roach Games, Russia
- Towers by JOX Development, Ukraine
- Unholy Adventure by Dali Games, Poland
- Warplane Inc by Nuclear Games, Russia
- Watch Me Stream My Mental Breakdown by Ultaan Games, Poland
- Woof: The Good Boy Story by CHPV.GAMES, Russia
- Zen Symmetry by 8tbl, Russia
Best indie games from Japan
- 3D Chess: NOCCA NOCCA by Curiouspark, Inc.
- Amabie san by HARAPECORPORATION Inc.
- Archer Battle Online by Takuya Fujieda
- Cthulhu DreamStairs by Tenyu
- ElectriarCode by ELECTRIAR LABO
- Scape From The Closed Circle by Hanachiru
- Heart of Sengoku by ZEN APPLICATION
- Leaving Two Tiles Dojo by ScreenPocket
- Living in the Ending World by illuCalab.
- MAKOTO WAKAIDO’s Case Files “Executioner’s Wedge” by HafHaf-Oden （Sukashiuma-LAB）
- Mini mini Farm by CoffeeBreak
- MonohakobiPro by CGO
- Mousebusters by Odencat
- Numpurr card war by Nukenin
- Parasite Days by Zxima
- Quantum Transport by ruccho
- Super Glitter Rush by tiny cactus studio
- Survivor’s guilt aso
- Wolf Chess by Baton
Best indie games from South Korea
- Angel Saga from Alchemist Games Inc.
- Animal Card Royale by Banjihagames
- Animal Doll Shop by Funnyeve
- BattleLive: Zombie & Human by PLOTRICK
- Box It Up! Inc. by the TAPE team
- CATS & SOUP by HIDEA
- Cats are Cute: Pop Time by kkiruk studio
- Detective Mio by 1N1
- Dicast: Rules of Chaos by BSS COMPANY
- Forest Island by Nanali Studios
- Frontier of Fortune by Dotomchi Games Inc.
- FUNKYGUNNER by FUNKY5
- Group Project Simulator! by Studio806
- Gun Tactics by Gimle Games
- Hybrid Warrior: Dungeon of the Overlord by Cat Lab
- Metro Blossom by The Sane Studio
- Oblique Line Dungeon Portal
- Rush Hour Rally by Soen Games
- The Way Home by CONCODE
- Titan Slayer by Touchholic