Nagaland’s ReDimension Games Studio, an emerging game development studio based in Kohima, Nagaland, has achieved a remarkable feat by securing a spot in the top 5 finalists of the India Game Developers Conference’s (IGDC) ‘Upcoming Game of the Year Award’ with its game ‘Sojourn Past.’ The conference is scheduled to take place from 2 to 4 November during which the winners will be announced.
Pekrukhrietuo, who wears the hats of both programmer and game designer for ‘Sojourn Past,’ expressed the team’s excitement about showcasing their creation at the conference. This event provides a platform for ReDimension Games Studio to receive invaluable feedback, engage with industry leaders, and potentially gain recognition for their exceptional work.
The India Game Developers Conference (IGDC) is renowned as India’s premier gathering for game developers, where industry professionals come together to exchange ideas and experiences. The conference prides itself on being an event ‘by the industry,’ organized by industry volunteers with support from corporations and industry leaders.
IGDC is generously sponsored by influential names in the industry, including Epic Games, Unreal Engine, Nazara Technologies Limited, Krafton, the Government of Telangana, MIXI, Dawon, Unity, and many others.
ReDimension Games Studio is all set to make a significant mark in the gaming industry with the upcoming launch of its debut PC game, slated for release in the first quarter of 2024. Comprising a talented two-member team, ReDimension Games Studio is spearheaded by Pekrukhrietuo, who fulfills the roles of both programmer and game designer, while Imlijungshi contributes through his artistic talent by creating most of the game’s assets.
Notably, the studio draws musical inspiration from their third collaborator, Loyievi, who composes the music for the team.