A dedicated game publishing division by Nazara to publish high quality games for Indian market. We aim to enable future leaders of India’s gaming revolution, leveraging Nazara’s proven track record of scaling leading gaming companies and deep gaming expertise.


India is a land of experiences which have passed through generations in the form of stories, poems, narratives, performing arts, and in recent times through technologies of motion pictures and gaming. Nazara is privileged to be part of building the gaming ecosystem in India. We are excited about experiences that are manifested through games & inspired by the vision of India as a Gaming Nation.
At $3 billion in 2022, the Indian gaming market is just getting started, and will multiply in the next few years driven by mobile internet penetration, rapidly growing disposable incomes, enabling regulatory framework, innovation in game formats & business models. Nazara will pave the path ahead by enabling the future leaders of India’s gaming revolution, leveraging its proven track record of nurturing and scaling leading companies in the gaming industry.

Nazara's Ecosystem

Founded in 1999, Nazara Technologies is India’s only listed gaming company. It is a leading diversified gaming & sports media platform with strong presence in India and global markets and has offerings across interactive gaming, eSports, ad-tech and gamified early learning.

Nazara’s Ecosystem is inviting the next generation of gaming companies to come and build with us.

  • Benefit from deep industry expertise, and wealth of trusted relationships
  • Rapidly establish product-market fit, and accelerate scaling
  • Institutional patient capital and well-defined operational value creation playbook


Game development teams/studios looking for:

  • Publishing deal
  • Support in UA, Marketing, LiveOps
  • Mentorship and advisory support
  • Corporate investments for the studios (if required)

Application process is simple: Please fill-up online application form


Publishing partnership

Commitment on investing up to INR 2 Crores on publishing the games which includes user acquisition, marketing and forging valuable partnerships.


Corporate Investment towards game development and company growth.

Hands-on Support

For critical aspects including community management, localization, live ops & data analytics.

Guidance & Mentorship

From industry leaders in gaming & other sectors in areas of product, technology, design, corporate governance, legal, finance, HR and others.


To trusted partners in technology, CRM, game development networks.


Path to the next fund raise through support from Nazara Technologies & its network.



We are looking for gaming innovators unafraid to create new categories/ formats. You will find us eager risk-takers, and helpful as you scale - the product, the business and the team.


We are looking for great founding teams that are complementary, collaborative and coachable. You will find us respectful, all-weather partners and co-creators of wealth. You will find that it will remain your company, and we will help you grow.

Keep it Simple

We are looking for teams with bias for action. You will find us well-prepared to help you accelerate, and we will preach, and practice, long-term value creation. You will find that we appreciate clear thinking and measurable progress (a lot more than beautiful slides or flawless English).


We have a simplified 4 step process to identify & nurture future stars of Indian Gaming Industry. We follow a 45 day cycle from application to investment decision.

Application Screening

We aim to publish games that gamers love. Evaluation will focus on game quality and potential, with in-depth gameplay testing by dedicated gamer panels. Feedback from these tests will play an integral and vital role in our selection process.

Due Diligence

For the initial launch, we will shortlist games during IGDC. Come meet us at our booth, where we will engage in extensive founder interactions and thorough game assessments to develop a deep understanding of the screened applications.

Investment Decision

Publishing decisions will be based on comprehensive evaluation, ensuring alignment with our values and publishing thesis while offering a vast platform for developers to harness Nazara's scale, partnerships, and extensive reach.

Journey to Success

Investment commitment towards user acquisition, marketing, distribution, and partnerships. Nazara will also offer corporate-level investment support if needed, ensuring resources for both game growth and studio success.


Nitish Mittersain

CEO and Joint MD, Nazara Technologies

Nitish is the Joint Managing Director of Nazara Technologies. Passionate about value creation in the gaming space, he founded Nazara in 1999. Nazara Technologies has grown from a games portal built by a tech-obsessed college student to India’s only listed games company, a multi-million dollar diversified gaming & sports media platform. He is also a trustee of the Dr. B. K. Goyal Heart Foundation and India Business Group (Chamber of Commerce).

Sudhir Kamath

COO, Nazara Technologies

An alumnus of Delhi University and IIM Ahmedabad, Sudhir has 20+ years of experience in strategy consulting, private equity investing, operations and entrepreneurship. Across his career, he has handled strategy, asset acquisitions / exits, regulatory matters, fund-raising, and operations, including as a CEO and entrepreneur. Most recently, as the CEO and Founder of Sparskills Technologies, he developed and scaled the 9stacks gaming brand.

Akshat Rathee

Co-founder and MD, NODWIN Gaming

A serial entrepreneur who has shaped NODWIN into a global e-sports leader, now listed on the NSE: NAZARA. Akshat founded NODWIN in 2015, growing it to the top 3 esports companies worldwide. He's not only a gaming enthusiast but also a mentor to startups and talents in India, actively shaping the future of competitive gaming.