Fall is coming, and a global pandemic situation can make traveling abroad much more difficult. Don’t worry! We have a solution in the form of gaming recommendations set in the most fascinating corners of the world. Today, welcome to India!

The majestic Taj Mahal. Ancient artifacts hidden in monumental temples. Adventure and atmosphere of mystery. These are just a few of the features that define games set in India. Do you dream of a virtual trip to this beautiful country?

Video Games set in India
Tomb Raider III 2012-11-28 Adventure Core Design
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India 2016-01-12 Adventure Climax Studios
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time 2003-12-02 Adventure Ubisoft Montreal
Sid Meier's Civilization VI | Platinum Edition 2016-10-20 Economy Firaxis Games
Unrest 2014-07-23 Indie Pyrodactyl Games

Tomb Raider III: Adventures of Lara Croft

Release year:2012-11-28
Developer:Core Design

Classic action game from the 90s in which fearless Lara Croft visits India, London, Nevada, and even frosty Antarctica. Play as the bravest archaeologist and discover the secret of a mysterious meteorite.

Search for valuable artifacts scattered all over the world! Your adventure will be exciting and full of twists. Sneak, shoot your best weapons, explore and drive mighty vehicles. Feel the call and solve the mystery of the strange meteorite.

Key features
  • Play as the most famous adventurer in the world of gaming
  • Engage in an intrigue involving powerful artifacts scattered all over the world
  • Sneak, solve puzzles, and discover long-forgotten locations
  • Use powerful weapons and eliminate your enemies one by one

Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India

Developer:Climax Studios

A platform spin-off of the famous series of action games. Witness the conflict between Sikhs and Brits and become the legend of this story.

Play as a young assassin and see the stunning detail of India in 2.5D. Experience the classic Assassin Creed gameplay in a whole new form. Jump, perform air acrobatics and eliminate enemies by surprise. This title is the legendary Assassin’s Creed adventure in a simpler and especially magical version.

Key features
  • Experience the vibe of India in the Assassin’s Creed spin-off
  • Perform air tricks and be undetectable
  • Sneak and eliminate enemies by surprise
  • Immerse in an exciting storyline

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

Developer:Ubisoft Montreal

Though The Sands of Time takes place in a fictional oriental country, it is easy to spot Indian influences. Play the role of a reckless prince and experience an adventure among the Sands of Time.

When the Sands of Time are released, it seems that the well-being of the entire world is at stake. Turn the clock and embark on an adventure full of dangers together with the Indian princess Farah!

Key features
  • Play the legendary adventure game
  • Immerse in the plot and turn the unfortunate course of time
  • Explore and collect equipment
  • Learn to wield weapons and eliminate enemies

Sid Meier's Civilization VI

Developer:Firaxis Games

A 4X strategy in which you create your civilization and guide its development over the centuries. Choose one of the available nations and take over the entire map for yourself!

There are several civilizations available in the game, including the Indian one led by the once-famous Nuclear Gandhi himself. Choose the terrain that suits you best, create a city and road network, and develop your nation. Stay ahead of your opponents and defeat them in the race for better technology, wonders, and weapons.

Key features
  • Play the sixth installment of fantastic strategy games from Sid Meier
  • Select one of the civilizations and lead it along the centuries of development
  • Build a capital city, earn new achievements and construct better and better wonders
  • Play solo or in multiplayer for up to 8 people


Developer:Pyrodactyl Games

It is an independent game from 2014 in which you will face the horror of ordinary human life, set in the fictional reality of ancient India.

Immerse in five unique stories regarding the ordinary citizens of Bhimra and lead their lives. Engage in complex dialogues, make difficult decisions and watch how they affect the lives of your heroes. Unrest is not an adventure but a truly touching story.

Key features
  • Take control of the actions of five heroes
  • Chat with NPCs and see how the game reacts to your actions
  • Make decisions and discover their consequences
  • See the inspiring world of ancient India

The best video games in India offer quite varied gameplay, full of twists and fantastic stories. Their action immediately attracts attention, drawing us to the colorful world of oriental fairy tales. Regardless of whether the game is an adventure title or a strategy, we feel intrigued by the continuation of the story. Why is that? Well, the golden dust of Indian streets hides many secrets. Unravel them for yourself!