Best Indie Game Debut

The best game this year that was the first game from the development studio.

Grimmy Winner

Eastward - Pixpil

Eastward just seems like it was made by a team of veteran RPG designers who have played our favorites. You are instantly drawn to the characters and the world is wondrous, beautiful, and yet familiar. It’s going to be tough for Pixpil to top this, but we can’t wait to see them try.


  • Gunfire Reborn - Duoyl Games
  • Kena: Bridge of Spirits - Ember Lab

The 2021 Grimmys