As good as movies are for getting people to choose a style and making it a trend on social media, games are no less so. The fanbase for both is gigantic, and as a result, the makers frequently depend on each other. Gaming apps have picked up this trend to convert Indian movie genres and storylines into games since the early 2000s. Fanatics in the gaming world seemed to have loved it and thus continue the trend. This trend has also been picked up in Indian cinema and here are some famous movies whose fame has been converted into video games.
Here is a list of video games based on famous Indian movies.
#1 Sultan: The Game
The 2016 romantic drama Sultan was a huge hit with over ₹600 crore at the box office, directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. The star of Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma was turned into a game shortly after its success. The official video game is developed by 99Games and is available for Android users only. In the game, two players enter the boxing ring and face off in an intense fight and one of them emerges victorious.
#2 Baahubali: the game
Directed by SS Rajamouli, the first installment, Baahubali: The Beginning, of both series, has been converted into a video game. Developed by Moonfrog, this video game was one of the most downloaded with its familiar gameplay, characters from the movie and the need to use real-time strategy. The goal of the video game is to expand the empire by conquering countries. To do this, the player will need to build a powerful army. The Android friendly game is worth your spare time.
#3 Kochadiiyaan: Reign of the Arrows
Directed by Soundarya Rajnikanth, the 3D Tamil film Kochadiiyaan was developed in-game by Vroovy Studios. Kochadiiyaan: Reign of Arrows game puts the player in the shoes of Rajinikanth as Kochadiiyaan who must single-handedly chase the invading army through an archery game. The game consists of different levels with changing environments to keep the game interesting. The video game was developed for Android users only.
#3 Little Singham
Directed by Rohit Shetty in Hindi, the starter Ajay Devgn Singham is a remake of a Tamil film of the same name. A movie that gained a lot of popularity for its police superhero character was turned into a kids’ video game after a television series of the same name. The super cop character in the game is played by Little Singham. The game titled Little Singham can be played with different avatars, police, army, navy, air force, cricketer, miner and many more.
#4 Ra One
Directed by Anubhav Sinha, this sci-fi action movie starring Shah Rukh Khan was developed into a video game by Sony Computer Entertainment for Play Stations 2 and 3. The single player game is a genre action game with movie characters that make it very real. for the player.
#5 Krish 3
Directed by Rakesh Roshan, the third installment in the Krrish series was developed into a game by Gameshastra. Endless runner game can be played by single player or multiplayer and one can choose to defeat AI or other players. The player can play as any of the listed Krrish 3 characters and reach the finish line while outpacing his rivals. This game is available only for Android users.
#6 Doom 3
Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, the 2013 action thriller starring Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Abhishek Bachchan in the lead roles has been converted into a movie by 99Games. Available on Android and iOS, this action-packed game is very close to the story of the movie. The player in the shoes of Amir Khan will have to run through the streets of Chicago and escape ACP Jai and the other cops.
Many other Indian cinema films have been converted into games. Exciting scenarios have been adapted into games to make the most of both markets. Films such as Chennai Express and Don have also been developed into video games.
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