Nival is an independent game developer focused on the strategy genre. The company was founded in 1996 by games industry veteran Sergey Orlovskiy, who currently serves as the company’s CEO. Nival began publishing its own games in 2005.

At Nival, we strive to bring innovations to traditional game genres. Through changing the gaming landscape by implementing new, unique features, Nival aims to create an amazing experience for its players through a mix of a addicting gameplay and our signature art style.

Nival's track record includes the best-selling Blitzkrieg, Heroes of Might and Magic V, Silent Storm and Etherlords game series.

Our core development studios are currently working on the collectable tower defense Defenders 2, the  World War II real-time strategy Blitzkrieg 3 and an award-winning MOBA Prime World.

With offices in St. Petersburg and Moscow, Russia; Kiev, Ukraine and Minsk, Belarus, Nival currently has almost 200 employees across four development studios.