Journey with us beyond the horizon!

Immerse in beautiful and heart-wrenching fantasy universes.

Success partners

We've teamed up with incredible mentors and forged valuable partnerships that expanded horizons, and ignited our passion for creating memorable gaming experiences.

Who is Starvania?

Starvania is an indie game development studio based in Saudi Arabia. We are dedicated in our quest to create high-quality fantasy universes that our audience will be inspired and uplifted by.

Meet the stellar founders!

Meaad Aflah

Muslih Alzahrani
Creative Director


  • Best Games Startup Award Winner by Pocket Gamer Connects, 2024

  • Driver of Sectoral Growth (Gaming) Award by AstroLabs, 2024

Life at Starvania

In Starvania, we embrace a remote work culture that prioritizes
comfort, freedom, and creativity. No cubicles or suits here,
cultivating strong bonds and exploring a universe of possibilities.
Our inclusive, accepting, and innovative workplace awaits beyond the horizon!

The next game by Starvania

2D adventure game inspired by Arabian and Middle Eastern mythology. Dive into an immersive underwater realm, explore areas of the cosmic sea, restore it's radiance, and uncover the secrets of an ancient mystery.

Past work

Blood Moon


A Platform adventure game where a ninja is
getting revenge for the deaths of his family.

Hot Hot Potato!


Juggle the potato as fast as you can before the
radio breaks, otherwise, your hands will be burned!

Lights Out


Ghosts live in the dark. Navigate the darkness,
extinguish lights, and evade waking humans.

Koka Potions

Puzzle, Crafting

Blend matching ingredients to craft potions
for speedy service to sick customers.


Arcade, Action

Cooperate, carry Kabsa plate, avoid obstacles,
reach the Azooma swiftly!



StarvaniaBased in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Release date:

Q4 2024



Regular Price:


Bahamut and the Waqwaq Tree

Bahamut and the Waqwaq Tree is an immersive 2D Adventure narrative driven game inspired by Arabian and Middle Eastern mythology. Submerge yourself in a captivating Underwater realm, explore the various areas of the cosmic sea, restore the ocean's radiance, and unlock the secrets of an ancient mystery.


In 2020, co-founders Meaad Aflah and Muslih Alzahrani based in Saudi Arabia, started working on project Bahamut and the Waqwaq Tree just before graduating from The Game Changers apprenticeship program. In 2021, they established Starvania Studio and kicked off production at full scale. The game is expected to release in October 2024.


  • Explore the the cosmic sea, Ma'een.

  • Discover landmarks, vibrant areas, and ruins of an ancient civilization.

  • Harness the power of the light to illuminate the dark ocean.

  • Shield yourself from lurking dangers and repell dark entities.

  • Restore darkened areas and uncover hidden paths.

  • Solve puzzles rooted in the lore of the lost civilization.

  • Unlock the secrets of the forgotten kingdom.



Additional Links


Meaad Aflah

Muslih Alzahrani

Waleed Hassan

Mashael Al-khilfah

Ahmad Majdoubi

German Dartsch

Rafif Kalantan

Ghadeer Nemer

Abdulrahman Jan

Muhannad Al wagdani

Yassir Kerbal

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