ROBLOX is a comprehensive 3D creation, publishing, and gameplay platform that empowers players to create 3D models and games and get them in front of a massive audience. We’re the world’s biggest platform for emerging and independent game developers, and we’re changing the future of gaming by offering developers capabilities they’ve never had before -- including the ability to earn money from their efforts. Our mission: to become the global leader in user-generated gaming and creation for all ages. Our mission: to become the global leader in user-generated gaming and creation for all ages.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
San Mateo, US
Founded
2006
Size (employees)
808 (est)+6%
Website
roblox.com
Roblox was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Mateo, US

Key People at Roblox

David Baszucki

David Baszucki

Founder and CEO
Keith Lucas

Keith Lucas

SVP, Engineering & Operations

Roblox Office Locations

Roblox has an office in San Mateo
San Mateo, US (HQ)
60 E 3rd Ave

Roblox Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2006

Total Funding

$99.2 m

Latest funding size

$92 m

Time since last funding

5 months

Investors

Roblox's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $92 m. In total, Roblox has raised $99.2 m

Roblox Operating Metrics

Roblox's Active Users was reported to be 48 m in Mar, 2017
Jan, 2012Mar, 2017

Active Users

7 m48 m

Roblox Median Salaries

Source: 39 public H-1B filings from Roblox

Traffic Overview of Roblox

Roblox Online and Social Media Presence

Roblox News and Updates

A video game that has turned players into $50,000-a-month entrepreneurs just raised $92 million to turn them into media moguls

Though it has been around for over a decade, the video game Roblox — for smartphones, PCs, and game consoles — might still be flying under your radar. This is especially true if you're, say, older than 13. On Tuesday, Roblox, already profitable, announced a $92 million roun…

Roblox raises $92 million in funding for its Lego-like virtual game world

Roblox said that it has raised a whopper of a round of $92 million in funding for its social platform for user-generated games. The social game world now has more than 48 million monthly active players and 22 million online games. It also has more than 1.7 million creators of Lego-like games on its …

Roblox nabs $92 million to power its massive social gaming platform for kids

 Capturing kids’ attention can be expensive. Roblox has spent the greater part of the millennium creating a cool place for kids to play a diverse collection of games inside a single cross-platform world for its huge audience of tens of millions of monthly active youngsters. The company announced Tue…

Roblox reaches 1.7 million game creators on its Lego-like platform

Roblox said that it has reached a milestone in user-generated games. It now has more than 1.7 million game creators on its Lego-like game platform. The social game world now has more than 48 million monthly active players and 22 million online games. The company announced the numbers at the Game Dev…

Roblox launches toys based on its user-generated games

Roblox had more than 44 million monthly active users in December, and many of them are creating their own games for others to play in the Lego-like block world. Now the company is launching a line of toys based on characters from those user-generated games. Toys are a risky business. But San Mateo, …

At 10, Roblox surpasses 30 million monthly users and 300 million hours of engagement

It’s not quite Minecraft, but the Lego-like block world of Roblox is doing just fine at its tenth anniversary. The San Mateo, Calif.-based company has more than 30 million monthly active users for its sandbox video game that lets users create their own spaces and games. Roblox is near 900,000 concur…
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