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Roblox is a provider of a 3D creation, publishing, and gameplay platform that empowers players to create 3D models and games and get them in front of a massive audience. It is a platform for emerging and independent game developers. 

TypePrivate
Founded2006
HQSan Mateo, US
Websiteroblox.com

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2020)2,187(+4%)
Job Openings111
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Roblox

David Baszucki

David Baszucki

Founder & CEO
Mike Guthrie

Mike Guthrie

Chief Financial Officer
Teresa Brewer

Teresa Brewer

VP of Corporate Communications
Matthew Curtis

Matthew Curtis

VP of Developer Relations
Sorcus Chandrasekaran

Sorcus Chandrasekaran

VP of Product, Developer
Hans Gunawan

Hans Gunawan

VP of Finance
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Roblox Office Locations

Roblox has offices in San Mateo and Shenzhen
San Mateo, US (HQ)
970 Park Pl #100
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Roblox Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2006

Roblox total Funding

$335.7 m

Roblox latest funding size

$150 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Roblox investors

Roblox's latest funding round in February 2020 was reported to be $150 m. In total, Roblox has raised $335.7 m. Roblox's latest valuation is reported to be $4 b.
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Roblox Revenue

Market valuation

4.0b
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Roblox Operating Metrics

Roblox's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 150 m in Jul, 2020.
Jan, 2012Mar, 2017Apr, 2019Aug, 2019Feb, 2020Jul, 2020

Average Amount of Time Spent on Platform, hours

1.50 b

Developers

345 k

Monthly Active Users

7 m48 m90 m100 m115 m150 m
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Roblox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PacketZoomOctober 11, 2018

Roblox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

78/100

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Roblox Online and Social Media Presence

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Roblox News and Updates

Roblox jumps to over 150M monthly users, will pay out $250M to developers in 2020

Gaming platform Roblox, which has seen a surge of use due to the coronavirus pandemic, now has over 150 million monthly active users, up from the 115 million it announced in February before the U.S.’s shelter-in-place orders went into effect. The company also said its developer community is on pace …

Roblox expects to pay $250 million to its mostly young-adult developers this year

The blocky and cartoon style virtual world Roblox expects to pay $250 million to its mostly teen developers this year. It now has 150 million users.

Crayta Impressions: Stadia’s Answer To Roblox And Minecraft Packs Potential, But Feels Like Early Access

Crayta launches first on Google Stadia July 1st and I've spent a week with it pre-launch. Here are my early first impressions of the collaborative sandbox game creation platform!

Roblox teams with Warner Bros. and DC on Wonder Woman: The Themyscira Experience

Roblox announced it has teamed up with Warner Bros. and DC to create Wonder Woman: The Themyscira Experience inside Roblox.

Roblox believes user-generated content will bring us the Metaverse

Roblox believes the future of gaming is user-generated content, says Matt Curtis. It's hard to argue with that, given its huge numbers.

User-generated content platforms like Roblox and Minecraft are in ‘good position’ during pandemic

Resolute Partners Group's Ryan McDermott uses GamesBeat 2020 to talk about the macroeconomic impacts on the game industry from COVID-19.
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Roblox Blogs

Updates to Private Servers (Formerly Known as VIP Servers)

We’re making it easier than ever to play with your friends. The post Updates to Private Servers (Formerly Known as VIP Servers) appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Revolutionizing Our Micro Frontend Build Pipeline

Modernizing the Roblox Web Application for flexibility and ease of use. The post Revolutionizing Our Micro Frontend Build Pipeline appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Video Creator Spotlight: Denis

We caught up with the 7th Annual Bloxy Award winner to talk about his rise to fame, making videos, and more. The post Video Creator Spotlight: Denis appeared first on Roblox Blog.

A Search for Better Convex Decomposition

Building better physics and collision geometry for a better game experience. The post A Search for Better Convex Decomposition appeared first on Roblox Blog.

New Benefits Added to Premium

Get more from Roblox with these additional subscriber-only perks! The post New Benefits Added to Premium appeared first on Roblox Blog.

DC’s Wonder Woman Comes to Roblox

Discover the home of DC’s Wonder Woman as Themyscira comes alive in an all-new Roblox experience. The post DC’s Wonder Woman Comes to Roblox appeared first on Roblox Blog.
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Roblox Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Roblox founded?

    Roblox was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Roblox key executives?

    Roblox's key executives are David Baszucki, Mike Guthrie and Teresa Brewer.

  • How many employees does Roblox have?

    Roblox has 2,187 employees.

  • Who are Roblox competitors?

    Competitors of Roblox include Quixant, Ryff and Supergaming.

  • Where is Roblox headquarters?

    Roblox headquarters is located at 970 Park Pl #100, San Mateo.

  • Where are Roblox offices?

    Roblox has offices in San Mateo and Shenzhen.

  • How many offices does Roblox have?

    Roblox has 2 offices.