Chukong Technologies is a mobile entertainment platform company that provides tools to enhance efficiency and lower costs for developers and mobile content creators across the world.
Born from CocoaChina.com, the largest iOS developer community in China, Chukong is headquartered in Beijing, China, and also has operations in Tokyo, Seoul, Taipei, and Menlo Park, California.
Chukong sponsors and maintains Cocos2d-x , the cross platform open source game engine that has been downloaded more than 1.1 million times across 150 countries. Seven of the 10 top grossing games in China were built on Cocos2d-x. To complement the game engine, Chukong has created the developer toolset CocoStudio, which makes it easy for teams to design, build and animate games.
Chukong’s in-house development studio has built top-ranking games for players around the world. Previously operating under the name Punchbox, Chukong’s game development team, Coco, is behind top games such as the Fishing Joy franchise (one of the most popular and highest grossing mobile games in China). Pocket Climber, and Where’s My XiYangYang.
To date, the company has released 8 games developed in-house since it was founded in 2008. Combined with its published titles, the company’s portfolio has more than 1 billion sessions per month, 63 million monthly active users, and 350 million activated downloads.
Under their CocoaChina brand, Chukong Technologies partners with international developers who want to access the Chinese mobile gaming market. CocoaChina offers a full suite of services to help developers go East, from offering feedback on game design to maximize montetization and handling local app store distribution to combating fraud and piracy and assisting with translation and localization.
Chukong has worked with more than 20 international studios to help bring their games to Chinese audiences, including mobile gaming giants like Nexon, GameLoft, Disney, Gumi, and Konami.
In addition, Chukong is helping elite Chinese developers to explore opportunities overseas and has published top grossing and top downloaded games in Taiwan, Korea, United States and many other markets.