February 3, 2024

Andreas Betsche

All Indie Games from Southeast Asia Released in January 2024

February 3, 2024 | Andreas Betsche

“What a year! – Captain, it’s only January!” This famous meme perfectly captures the whirlwind of excitement as we reflect on how many Southeast Asian games are already gracing the gaming landscape in 2024. Let’s have a closer look at the lineup featuring diverse gems from the region.

This month, our list includes a Singaporean JRPG, a Volleyball sim from the Philippines, a Malaysian horror game, an Indonesian aquascape builder and innovative projects by Thai university students. Join us as we delve into these new indie games from Southeast Asia that were released this month.

Here are the indie games from Southeast Asia released in January 2024:

Atelier Resleriana: Forgotten Alchemy and the Polar Night Liberator 🇸🇬

Release Date: January 25, 2024

Creamline Good Vibes Smash 🇵🇭

Release Date: January 24, 2024

Ruins of Majika 🇵🇭

Release Date: January 19, 2024

Aquascapers 🇮🇩

Early Access

Release Date: January 18, 2024

Chiyo 🇲🇾

Release Date: January 18, 2024

Legendary Hoplite: Arachne’s Trial 🇻🇳

Release Date: January 12, 2024

Legendary Hoplite Arachne's Trial

Temporarily 🇹🇭

Release Date: January 3, 2024

Alterhavoc 🇹🇭

Early Access

Release Date: January 3, 2024

A Technician’s Nightmare 🇹🇭

Release Date: January 1, 2024

Discover more indie games from Southeast Asia

The gaming scene in Southeast Asia is home to a wealth of talent. The region’s game developers have produced an incredible array of titles that showcase their prowess. Emerging from countries such as Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, and Thailand, these games offer a rich variety for gamers to explore. To stay up-to-date on the latest releases, follow our regularly updated release list.

Andreas Betsche

Andreas Betsche founded Virtual SEA in early 2016 after researching Cambodian mobile games for his Master’s thesis. He has a background in Southeast Asia studies and has worked and lived in Cambodia, Malaysia, and Indonesia. Since he has been actively playing games since the early 90s, combing both worlds in Virtual SEA brought together both of his passions.

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