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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. It offers a platform for emerging and independent game developers.

TypePrivate
Founded2006
HQSan Mateo, CA, US
Websiteroblox.com
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)2,558(+10%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

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, CA, US (HQ)
970 Park Pl #100
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Roblox Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2006

Roblox total Funding

$855.7 m

Roblox latest funding size

$520 m

Time since last funding

21 days ago

Roblox investors

Roblox's latest funding round in January 2021 was reported to be $520 m. In total, Roblox has raised $855.7 m. Roblox's latest valuation is reported to be $29.5 b.
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Roblox Revenue

Market valuation

29.5b
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Roblox Operating Metrics

Roblox's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 150 m in Jul, 2020. Roblox's Daily Active Users was reported to be 31 m in Jan, 2021.
Jan, 2012Mar, 2017Apr, 2019Aug, 2019Feb, 2020Jul, 2020Jan, 2021

Average Amount of Time Spent on Platform, hours

1.50 b

Daily Active Users

31 m

Developers

345 k

Monthly Active Users

7 m48 m90 m100 m115 m150 m
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Roblox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Loom.aiDecember 14, 2020
PacketZoomOctober 11, 2018

Roblox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

69/100

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Roblox Online and Social Media Presence

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Roblox Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    78/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    80/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    80/100

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Roblox News and Updates

Extra Crunch roundup: 2 VC surveys, Tesla’s melt up, The Roblox Gambit, more

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The Roblox Gambit

The Roblox direct listing will lay down some groundwork for new conventional wisdom when it comes to pricing public listings and which methods are good to use.

Roblox is now worth $30 billion, more than 7X its valuation from 11 months ago. The CEO told employees why this will be good for them.

Summary List PlacementRoblox, the online gaming engine that's popular with kids and teens, has lassoed new venture capital funding that gives it a near $30 billion valuation. The next stop is to become a public company, it said on Wednesday. The CEO told employees on Wednesday that the deal is par…

Roblox Switches to Direct Listing From IPO With Investment

Roblox Switches to Direct Listing From IPO With Investment

: Roblox funding round values tween-centric gaming platform at $29.5 billion, may go direct listing route

Roblox Corp. RBLX said late Wednesday that it raised $520 million in a funding round that values the tween-centric gaming platform at $29.5 billion along with reports the company may go the direct listing route. Roblox said it sold shares at $45 apiece to investors led by Altimeter Capital and Drag…

Roblox raises $520 million at $29.5 billion valuation, will go public through direct listing

User-generated game platform Roblox has raised $520 million in a direct listing. The deal values Roblox at $29.5 billion.
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Roblox Blogs

Using Roblox in the Classroom: Teachers Share Advice

Hear how these two educators are getting creative in the classroom with Roblox. The post Using Roblox in the Classroom: Teachers Share Advice appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Digital Civility 2020 Highlights

Reflecting on the multitude of ways our community learned, connected, and shared with one another in 2020. The post Digital Civility 2020 Highlights appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Explosive Lil Nas X Concert Paves the Way for Bold New Roblox Experiences

Catch up on—or re-watch—this first-of-its-kind event on Roblox! The post Explosive Lil Nas X Concert Paves the Way for Bold New Roblox Experiences appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Roblox Is Now on TikTok

Join us in showing off your best content! The post Roblox Is Now on TikTok appeared first on Roblox Blog.

The Treasure Hunt Begins in Roblox’s Ready Player Two Event

Follow the clues. Beat the odds. Become a legend. Glorious prizes await. Are you ready? The post The Treasure Hunt Begins in Roblox’s Ready Player Two Event appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Skinned Meshes: A Visual Showcase

Skinned meshes are enabling creators to achieve higher visual fidelity in their experiences. The post Skinned Meshes: A Visual Showcase 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 2,558 employees.

  • Who are Roblox competitors?

    Competitors of Roblox include FlowPlay, Epic Games and Unity Technologies.

  • 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.