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Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana (Windows)

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This adventure games takes place in India. You are an American student named Fred Reynolds. You have only three days to find your girlfriend who was kidnapped by the Thugs - a Hindu sect known already during the days when India was a British colony. You will visit New Delhi, the great palace Taj Mahal and other exotic places while trying to save the woman you love.

This is a 3D adventure with 360 degree rotation. Its gameplay is similar to that of Atlantis.


Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana Windows The tiles puzzle
Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana Windows Where d'ya wanna go?
Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana Windows This cursor means that you can go in this direction... Are you sure you want to jump directly into Kali's mouth? :()
Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana Windows No matter how, I'll open this gate!

Alternate Titles

  • "Дорога в Индию" -- Russian spelling
  • "Road to India: Zwischen Hölle und Nirvana" -- German title
  • "Road to India: Sacrificio alla Dea Kali" -- Italian title
  • "Road to India: Entre mystère, rêve et réalité" -- French title
  • "Road to India: Entre el infierno y el Nirvana" -- Spanish title
  • "Nirvana: The Road to India" -- Budget re-release title
  • "Droga do Indii" -- Polish title
  • "Doroga v Indiju" -- Russian title
  • "Cesta do Indie" -- Czech title

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Makes India look like Greenland Cor 13 (174226) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
An easy-going game with a good measure of mystery Jeanne (75469) 3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars3.83 Stars

Critic Reviews

Adventurespiele Aug 11, 2005 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks Mar, 2002 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adventurearchiv Nov 11, 2001 72 out of 100 72
Adventure Gamers Sep 23, 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Games (Germany) Sep 11, 2001 64 out of 100 64
Just Adventure 2001 C+ 58
JeuxVideoPC.com Aug 05, 2006 11 out of 20 55
4Players.de Aug 06, 2001 54 out of 100 54
Przygodoskop Jun 18, 2003 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 2002 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20


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The Thugs, which are the bad guys of the game, were a sect that worshiped the goddess Kali, sacrificing people to her. The sect's origin is of the 13-th century, but it became famous mostly during the time of the British colonization, in 19-th century. Both Moslems and Hindus belonged to the members of the sect. "Road to India" follows a popular tradition of picturing this dark and demonic cult - the most famous example is probably the movie "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom".

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Cor 13 (174226) added Road to India: Between Hell and Nirvana (Windows) on Aug 29, 2001