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Indian Locations Featured in Esports Titles


Riot Games’ Valorant map Lotus is based on real-life Indian locations.


Lotus is located on the Western Ghats and the map’s structure is inspired by Indian architectural styles.


The Buddh International Circuit in Noida, Uttar Pradesh is featured in F1 2011 and F1 2012. However, these games are no longer available on Steam.

Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties introduced India as a new civilization and the Indian campaign is about the Sepoy Rebellion of the 19th Century. 


Age of Empires III: The Asian Dynasties also has the following Indian locations as maps: Deccan, Himalayas, and Upper Himalayas.


Likewise the remastered version – Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition – also features Indian civilization with Indian wonders and maps. 

The Street Fighter franchise has multiple stages situated in India. In Street Fighter II, one of the stages is Maharaja's Palace.

The Exciting Street Scene stage which was introduced in Super Street Fighter IV also takes place in India and has elephants and Hindi text in the background.


In Street Fighter V, the Apprentice Alley is a stage located in India as first seen in fighter Dhalsim's reveal trailer. Several people watch the fight, including Sally and Datta in the center of the stage.

Some of the other Indian stages are Jaunpur Monument in Street Fighter Alpha 3 and Bank of the Ganges River in Street Fighter Alpha 2.

India is an upcoming map in Overwatch 2 and will be one of the largest maps in the game, according to Overwatch 2 Wiki.

The Indian location in Overwatch 2 will likely be featured in the cities of Hyderabad and Roshani, among others.