underDOGS Gaming Private Limited

  • Mumbai, India
  • GamingMobile games, Gaming, Animation, Mobile, Engineering

India plays a vital role in providing entertainment globally for decades. underDOGS, an Indie studio comes with wide experience to bring immersive & storytelling games putting India on global map

Founded:
2014
Stage:
Early Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

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Founded

Officially incorporated

Dec

2014

New Product Release

Skatelander released on Apple worldwide

Apr

2015

Official Selection

Skatelander officially selected for a global event called CASUAL CONNECT SINGAPORE

Jul

International Publishing Deal

Spil games, Amsterdam signed a publishing deal for Skatelander

Aug

Official Selection

Skatelander officially selected for CASUAL CONNECT USA and Nasscom Delegation

Sep

Skatelander relaunch by Spil

Spil games published Skatelander on Google Play and Apple Appstore worldwide

Oct

Customer

Skatelander crossed 1 million downloads worldwide

Feb

2016

New Team Member

Team grown from 4 people to 12 people

Jul

Continued B2B Servicing for a while

Crossed a mark of 200 games in B2B for clients across globe.

Oct

2 Big B2B Games

Made 2 big B2B IPs: - MOANA for Disney - Chakra for Mobango, Mauj

Dec

First official bollywood game

Made SHUBH MANGAL SAVDHAN movie's official game

Mar

2017

New Team Member

Sameer Mahuli, MD on board Ex-Endemol, Ex-Chernin, Ex-Tektronix

Jun

Official Selection

MUKTI, our new game officially selected for CASUAL CONNECT SINGAPORE

Aug

Best Game Award

MUKTI won the BEST UPCOMING GAME OF THE YEAR Award at NGDC 17

Nov

Mercedes Benz DLD Product

Made a gaming environment for Mercedes as a B2B gamification product for autonomous cars

Apr

2018

Google Indie games accelerator selection

Nightclub Miami officially selected in Google Indie games accelerator program among top 30 games

Sep

Cologne Game Mixer

Officially selected for Cologne Game Mixer

Oct

Jobs


Team Summary

Vaibhav Chavan - Founder/CEO [Business, Game Design and production, 7 years XP] - Ex-Hungama, Ex-Indiagames & Ex-Games2win

Sameer Mahuli - MD [ Business and Strategy, 18 years XP] - Ex-Endemol, Ex-Chernin, Ex-Tektronix (Technology, media, content and digital production)

Sankesh More - Operations [ Daily operations, 3D Modeling and Game Designing , 8 years XP]

Arti Lanke - Lead Game Programmer, 3 years XP

Amit Aware - Art Director [2D/3D, Animation, FX, 8 years XP]

Hayungsa Baglary - Art Head [ Art, 3D Modeling and animation, 8 years XP]

Adam Saudagar - Game Programmer [ Code and Tech , 2 years XP]

Balkrishna Guru - Game Artist [ 3D Art and texturing , 2 years XP]

3 Interns

Team

Founding Team

Vaibhav Chavan


Founder, CEO

12+ years in gaming industry - Game Design, Production and Business Ex-Indiagames, Ex-Games2win, Ex-Hungama

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Private Limited
Founder and CEO

Hungama Digital Media Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. (2010 - 2011)
Game Producer

Games2win India Pvt Ltd (2009 - 2010)
Game Designer

EDUCATION

SSJ College of Engineering
BE Information Technology • 2004 - 2007

MMJS Polytechnic
Diploma Computer Technology • 2001 - 2004

Sameer Mahuli

Sameer Mahuli


Co-Founder

Ex-Endemol, Ex-Chernin, Ex-Tektronix 18+ years in technology, media, content and digital production

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Private Limited
Managing Director

The Chernin Group (2012 - 2017)
Head of Social Media, Strategy & Artist Alliances

Endemol India (2006 - 2012)
Project Head

EDUCATION

Dominic Savio / The NBWS High School

Team Members

Amit Aware

Amit Aware


Creative Head

8 years experience in 2D game art, animation and texturing

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Studio
Creative Director

EDUCATION

University of Mumbai
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)

Arti Lanke

Arti Lanke


Tech Lead

3 years in Game Programming, Management, Network and tech. Frontend/backend

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Private Limited
Game Developer

Capgemini (2017 - 2019)
Senior Analyst

EDUCATION

University of Mumbai
2013 - 2016

Adam Saudagar

Adam Saudagar


Game Programmer

Unity3D Specialist, Android and iOS games, HTML5, Godot

WORK

Self employed
Freelance Software Engineer

EDUCATION

Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI)
Bachelor of Technology - BTech • 2014 - 2019

Balkrishna Guru

Balkrishna Guru


Game Artist

Game Art, 3D modelling and texturing

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Private Limited
Game Artist

EDUCATION

seamless education academy
Bachelor’s Degree • 2012 - 2016

Hayungsa Baglary

Hayungsa Baglary


Art Director

8 years in Game Art, 3D modelling and managing art production and teams

WORK

underDOGS Gaming Private Limited
Senior Art Lead

vstrecth image works (2015 - 2016)
Senior 3D Artist

Rhythm & Hues (2013 - 2015)
Mid Level Rigging Artist

EDUCATION

Indian institute of digital art and animation
Bachelor of Arts - BA • 2007 - 2009

Sankesh More

Sankesh More


COO

8 Years in managing operations, game design and modelling

Product/Service Summary

MUKTI is a first person story exploration game for PC, PS4, XBOX and Mobiles.
It's a first person story exploration game based in Indian museum that tells a gripping story about human trafficking.
With couple of awards already, MUKTI has been showcased globally at multiple events and claims to be India's most anticipated game for global audience.

Nightclub Miami (NM) is our next big mobile title currently in development and is expected to launch after MUKTI mid next year (2020). NM is one among the top 30 global games selected by GOOGLE for Google Launchpad's Indie game accelerator and provided mentorship to the team in Singapore.

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