PlayFab’s mission is to power the future of live games by providing developers and publishers with the best liveops platform in the industry. Game developers shouldn’t need to worry whether their servers can scale, or which of the ten SDKs they’re trying to use broke the build. With PlayFab, they don’t have to. PlayFab tell game developers, “you bring the fun, we’ll do the rest.”

Parent CompanyMicrosoft
HQRedmond, WA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
PlayFab was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Redmond, WA, US

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PlayFab Office Locations

PlayFab has an office in Redmond
Redmond, WA, US (HQ)
1 Microsoft Way
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In total, PlayFab had raised $9.9 m. PlayFab is a subsidiary of Microsoft

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PlayFab News and Updates

Microsoft shifts PlayFab game services pricing to pay-as-you-go

Microsoft's PlayFab division said it is introducing a pay-as-you-go plan for its game developer services with no minimum monthly fees.

Microsoft’s PlayFab cuts prices for its networked player game services

Microsoft's PlayFab game services division said it is cutting prices for its networked player game services such as game chat and data comms.

Microsoft previews PlayFab multiplayer game services

Microsoft previews PlayFab multiplayer game services. Microsoft acquired Seattle-based PlayFab back in January for its Azure platform.

Microsoft buys live game operations startup PlayFab, will integrate into Azure

Microsoft has acquired PlayFab, a startup which accelerates game development by handling live operations and other tasks so developers can concentrate on making their games. PlayFab runs backend services for 1,200 cloud-connected games with more than 700 million players, and now Microsoft will integ…

PlayFab Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PlayFab founded?

    PlayFab was founded in 2014.

  • How many employees does PlayFab have?

    PlayFab has 2 employees.

  • Who are PlayFab competitors?

    Competitors of PlayFab include Riot Games, Codemasters and Activision.

  • Where is PlayFab headquarters?

    PlayFab headquarters is located at 1 Microsoft Way, Redmond.

  • Where are PlayFab offices?

    PlayFab has an office in Redmond.

  • How many offices does PlayFab have?

    PlayFab has 1 office.