Google has announced the winners of its annual independent game competition, Indie Games Festival 2021, where it selects the finest Android games created by independent creators.
As a result of this event, we now know which Android indie games are the greatest this year. The choice has been made based on various parts of the world each year. As a consequence, we can identify which are, for Google, the best indie games for Android in Europe, Japan, and Korea.
Best Indie games in Europe
- Bird Alone by George Batchelor, United Kingdom
- Cats in Time by Pine Studio, Croatia
- Gumslinger by Itatake, Sweden
Best Indie Games from Korea
- CATS & SOUP by HIDEA
- Rush Hour Rally by Soen Games
- The Way Home by CONCODE
- User’s choice: Animal Doll Shop by Funnyeve
Best Indie Games from Japan
- Mousebusters by Odencat
- Quantum Transport by ruccho
- Survivor’s guilt by aso
- Student Category: Japanese Train Drive Simulator 2 “OneMan2” by HAKOT
The winners and finalists have received numerous rewards including Pixelbook Go devices, Google Pixel 5 smartphones, promotional marketing campaigns worth up to €100,000 to market their games, and much more.