Last Updated on March 18, 2023
Thinking to make Roblox popular games in 2021 and you are looking for a good range of game ideas list to choose from? To get started in New Year.
Have you ever sat down open up Roblox Studio and found yourself doing nothing but staring blankly at your computer screen?
Coming up with game ideas that are going to be trending in Roblox is not an easy task as it looks. However, I have got you a list of game ideas that you can get started right from home.
Best Roblox Game Ideas for Beginners
We have got you good game genre ideas that you can take inspiration from and can help your game a decent amount of players playing.
Keep in mind that with these genres you can make a unique game based on different aspects or elements.
Roblox Simulator Games
You have probably seen how trending Roblox Simulators are these days. Bubble Gum Simulator is a good example of how most common Simulators are.
Most Simulator genre game player’s objective is to click repeatedly or collect coins till they reach the maximum amount they can hold. This is where backpacks or upgrades come in which increases the number of coins they can hold in their bag.
What do most Popular Simulator games have in common?
There is so much into the endless progression Simulator game to grind. Here are some list of common features:
- Eggs (Includes Pets with rarities)
- Trading System (A System that allows you to exchange pets)
- Upgrades (Tools that helps you gain a higher amount of coins)
- Areas (The areas are there to unlock, explore, and get different coins that give you more amount than usual)
- Prizes (There are small tasks that give you rewards which helps the players be more engaged)
How to make a Roblox Simulator Game?
Making a Roblox Simulator it takes time to create and requires you to learn Lua scripting language. Watch this tutorial by Gamer M8 to learn to script a simulator:
This is only Part One, watch the rest of the video to get your Simulator game finished.
Familiar with Tycoons, have you ever played a Tycoon game? Is the genre out of trend?
Tycoon is one of the easiest games you can create today and still gets a decent amount of people playing. A tycoon as you may know is a business simulation game where the players’ objective is to build bases or factories and keep upgrading with cash till you finish the whole tycoon. Tycoons are still trending you can see games like Restaurant Tycoon 2 on the popular page.
How to make a Tycoon in Roblox Studio?
Making a Roblox Tycoon has made a lot easier since there is a model kit that you can use to get a head start. Watch this video tutorial by JNM_gamer to know how to use the kit to make your own tycoon.
Click here to get the Tycoon Model Kit created by Zed this will help you build the tycoon much easier than from scratch.
Making an Obby is the easiest to create in Roblox Studio from this list. The player’s objective is to pass through different stages of obstacles to win the game.
We suggest you make a progressive easy good Obby with checkpoints and spawns. This will help players be more engaged and give the motivation to finish the game. Add as many stages as you can to keep the players longer till they finish the game.
How to create an Obby in Roblox Studio
Creating an Obby in Roblox Studio with your computer at home is easy, simple, and not hard. Watch this tutorial video by Lonnie:
However, when it comes to revenue is not great as Tycoons and Simulator games.
Roblox Adventure Chapter Games
Adventure Chapter Story games came back to trending and Piggy has got over 450K Top playing count. Most of the popular Adventure games have to do escaping from someone and they have a lot in common:
You can use this inspiration to create your own adventure game but with different characters and maps.
How to come up with Roblox game ideas
There are plenty of ways of coming up with some good ideas to create a unique Roblox Game.
But first, we suggest you pick a genre that you enjoy playing or want to have a similar system it can be either a tycoon, simulator, adventure game, Obby, or other genres you can think of. We also have got you a list of suggestions that can help you figure out what game you would like to create:
- Watch Movies/Tv Shows (Maybe make a game based on your favorite anime series or on a movie that you really like and would like to bring it to Roblox
- Look at new Popular Games coming on the front page (This will help you to understand what people enjoy playing these days)
- Join Discord Server to ask for ideas
How to plan a Roblox game?
Making a plan to create your Roblox Game is the most important first step to take.
Don’t skip this step.
As you know planning your Roblox game helps you to achieve your goals and be more realistic. To get started choose a genre that you enjoy playing or you want to make it based on that specific genre.
Answer these questions to get started:
- What audience do you want to target?
For Example, I want to target players that are around the age of 13 – 18 that watch my favorite Anime Dragon Ball Z.
- Why would someone play your game than other popular games out there?
For Example, I believe the game is better than other Dragon Ball Z simulators because it has a better user experience and got more areas, prizes, characters, powers compared to the popular game.
- Do you have a team of potential Developers?
For Example, Yes, I have got a team of developers that can build, script, design and animate. They are also capable of doing the task I have given.
If you don’t have a team you can still go SOLO or you can join a Discord Server and look for scripters, builders, GUI designers, or animators. If you manage to come up with some potential ideas and you are ready to take the next step read this article on Gamepass ideas to make revenue in Roblox.
How to make your game popular and get it on the front page?
Getting your Roblox Game on the front page is not as easy as it looks, in fact is hard since it requires you to also have a budget, dedication and so much more into it.
Read this guide about How to get your Roblox game on front page in 2021.
We really hope you have found this article very useful and learned at least something new. Follow us on Twitter or join RobloxDiscussion if you would like your game more recognized and for updates. Comment down below if you have a question you can think of.