About Support Store Games

Here you can find the games developed by Game Grotto Softworks, the history of Game Grotto, and links connecting you to the Game Grotto community.

Welcome to the Game Grotto!
Game Grotto Softworks is a multi-media production company creating video games and video game related content.

Husband and wife duo Don and Meg are the lead video game developers, and the hosts of the Game Grotto channel on Twitch.

Grab Game Grotto exclusive merchandise from our twitch show and video game titles at our online store, the Game Grotto Market!

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Game Grotto has worked with many talented voice actors, testers, programmers, artists, streamers, and vtubers over its time streaming and producing video games.

Interns and game development companions may come and go, but we value the time we have spent together and appreciate all the work they have done on our indie game titles and collaborative live streams.

We hope you stick around and watch the credits in our video games or videos to see all of the talented individuals that have contributed to Game Grotto's work!

Our History & Company Goals

Game Grotto Softworks is an American owned multi-media production company. We make video games, music covers, custom artwork, and entertainment content in the video game and social media community. Founded by Donovan Gates in 2015, Game Grotto released their first video game title in March of 2020, and began creating content on twitch in 2021.

Our video game titles feature strong gameplay fundamentals and we reach for a high level of quality in the game design, story telling, visual design, and player experience. We focus on creating unique games that can be enjoyed video game lovers of all ages and backgrounds. We love to tell stories that teach good life-lessons and inspire imagination, as well as challenge the player to grow in their everyday life.

Creating opportunities and sharing our knowledge video game industry is important to the Game Grotto team.

If you have a game concept that you would like input on, or would like to work on with us, please feel free to tell us about it!
We want to welcome others into the video game development community, and even if we cannot work on your game at the current time, there may be a place for you in the future.

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B.O.T.S. and the Robofriends is a sci-fi top-down shooter rouge-lite with multiple games modes. Play alone or with friends in 4-player co-op choosing from 4 unique robot characters with different attributes and attacks. Defend your home, rescue the Robofriends, and find MOTHER!

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Stream Runners: Heroes is a retro style idle game for live streamers to play with their viewers on Twitch. Players can add Runners to the game to fight enemies, earn points, and defeat bosses. There are many ways to use this game with your community, it's all up to you and your chat!

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Azyugo is a free to play fantasy collectible card game RPG inspired by Magic The Gathering, Dungeons and Dragons, and other classic card games.

released video Game Titles

Meagan Gates (Meg the Slime)

Self-taught 2D and 3D artist and animator. While in college, Meagan was unsuccessful getting the internship required to graduate, so she decided to drop out and start Game Grotto with Donovan. Her goal is to make opportunities in game development for people of all skills levels, providing the opportunity she didn't have. Meagan loves creating beautiful and interesting games, creating individual experiences for those who play her video game titles.

Donovan Gates (Don the Robot)

Founder of Game Grotto Softworks, Donovan is the lead programmer and game designer of the video game development team. He is a graduate in Computer Science and uses experience from his professional programming background to create expertly crafted systems. Donovan strives to create unique games with original concepts, he is a video game collector and historian who loves sharing his passion for video games with others.




about video Game Titles in development

A free to play multiplayer horror game inspired by the board game Betrayal at the House on the Hill. Explore a haunted mansion with up to six players, collecting cursed items and defeating haunting opponents. Will you combat the curse that has consumed the mansion, or be cursed yourself, and become the traitor?

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The Game Grotto on Twitch

In the Game Grotto, Don and Meg host a variety of content such as playing video games, artwork streams, community events, and video game development. You may also see the robot and slime on other channels in the vtuber community, or hanging out with friends as they play games and talk about video game development!

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Catch Game Grotto's streams LIVE with Don, Meg, and the Game Grotto crew on Twitch!


There are many ways that you can support Game Grotto!


Buy Our Merchandise!

Enjoy your day with a cup of coffee in an adorable Meg Mug, or show your support with a cute sticker.




Subscribe On Twitch!

Want to watch us play games, play games with us, and enjoy it all supporting us without adds? You also get our adorable emotes and enjoy our live streams as well as others.





Donate on Ko-Fi or Fourthwall!

Your donations mean the world to us, and make it possible for us to do what we do!







Know that when you choose to support Game Grotto, you are supporting small businesses in America. We will never stop fighting to make a way for gamers and creative individuals to break into the gaming industry, and we will continue to make games that can be enjoyed the way games should be!