Narrative Cooking Game 'Venba' Comes to Xbox Consoles and Game Pass Summer 2023

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Team Visai’s debut title ‘Venba’ will be launching on Xbox consoles, PC, and Game Pass this upcoming summer. A story about an Indian immigrant mother in Canada, players will cook dishes of all sorts and explore the meaning of family, love, and loss told through this visually pleasing cooking adventure of sorts.

Some of the team will be available at Game Developers Conference as part of the ID@Xbox showcase, so if you find yourself running about the halls of GDC feel free to check out Venba.

The full press release can be found below:

TORONTO, MARCH 20, 2023 – Team Visai is thrilled to announce that their debut title Venba will also be heading to PlayStation 5 and Xbox One, Xbox Series X & S & Windows 10, as part of Game Pass. Part of the team will be demoing the game at GDC this week as part of the ID@Xbox Showcase.

Venba will be hitting Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Series S & X, PlayStation 5 and PC this Summer.

About Venba
Play as an Indian mother, Venba, who immigrates to Canada with her family in the 1980s. Players will cook various dishes and decipher long lost family recipes. Through branching conversations, explore this story about family, love and loss.

Cook Mouth Watering Dishes
Venba’s recipe book gets damaged when she moves to Canada. Restore the lost recipes to cook delicious, mouth-watering dishes that serve as a connection to the home left behind.

Explore, Converse, Experience
Get to know the family well, hold branching conversations, and explore as you face the challenges that arise from day to day life.


  • Cook Authentic And Delicious Recipes Handpicked From Regional Southern Indian Cuisine
  • Hold Branching Conversations and experience the journey of an immigrant family
  • Beautiful 2D Visuals And Animations
  • Unique Soundtrack Inspired By Tamil Movies And Music

Team Visai


Did this one show up at one of those indie game shows last year? I remember something that sounds along these lines that looked pretty interesting, so will check this out.

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