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Roblox is a company that develops a platform for 3D creation, publishing, and gameplay. It offers game developers Roblox Client, an application for 3D digital development, and Roblox Cloud, a solution that powers the human co-experience platform. The company allows users to create and publish 3D models and games.

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

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)960(+167%)
Job Openings227
Revenue (FY, 2020)$923.9 M(+82%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$82.3(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Roblox

David Baszucki

David Baszucki

Founder + CEO
Mike Guthrie

Mike Guthrie

Chief Financial Officer
Matt Kaufman

Matt Kaufman

Chief Systems Officer
Manuel Bronstein

Manuel Bronstein

Chief Product Officer
Barbara Messing

Barbara Messing

Chief Marketing & People Experience Officer
Daniel Sturman

Daniel Sturman

Chief Technology Officer
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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

Roblox Revenue

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Roblox's revenue was reported to be $923.89 m in FY, 2020 which is a 81.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

387.0m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

289.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

74.7%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(136.1m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(135.1m)

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

46.9b

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

82.3

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

1.6b

EV

45.5b
Roblox's current market capitalization is $46.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

325.0m508.4m923.9m

Revenue growth, %

56%82%

Cost of goods sold

250.5m391.1m832.9m

Gross profit

74.5m117.3m91.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021

Revenue

387.0m

Cost of goods sold

97.9m

Gross profit

289.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

75%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

227.6m301.5m893.9m

Accounts Receivable

51.2m91.3m247.0m

Prepaid Expenses

8.4m11.5m17.6m

Current Assets

414.9m572.3m1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021

Cash

1.6b

Accounts Receivable

233.8m

Prepaid Expenses

29.1m

Current Assets

2.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(88.1m)(71.1m)(257.7m)

Depreciation and Amortization

11.9m27.7m43.8m

Accounts Payable

1.3m(113.0k)4.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

101.0m99.2m524.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2021

Net Income

(136.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

16.6m

Accounts Payable

(782.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

164.5m
USDFY, 2018

Financial Leverage

-4.8 x
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Roblox Operating Metrics

Roblox's Daily Active Users was reported to be 32.6 m in FY, 2020.
FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Daily Active Users

12.02 m17.62 m32.59 m

Average Daily Paying Users

125 k184 k490 k

Hours Engaged

9.43 b13.65 b30.6 b

Bookings

$499.04 m$694.26 m$1.88 b
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Roblox Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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

Roblox Revenue Breakdown

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Roblox revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.5% from Asia-Pacific, including Australia and New Zealand, 13.9% from Europe, 75.7% from United States and Canada and 4.0% from Other

Roblox Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

78/100

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Roblox Online and Social Media Presence

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Roblox Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    B

    76/100

  • Diversity

    B

    77/100

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Roblox News and Updates

Toya Raises $4M to Fuel Diverse Growth on Roblox

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Toya, the leading Roblox-focused gaming and female-founded gaming studio, today announced a $4 million funding round led by Drive by DraftKings, with gaming and media funds, Remagine Ventures and Powerhouse Capital participating. The...

Roblox will launch Twenty One Pilots virtual concert

Roblox and Warner Music Group announced that the popular band Twenty One Pilots will hold a virtual concert inside Roblox.

Voice chat is coming to Roblox

As one of the frontrunners in the race to build the metaverse, Roblox is thinking ahead to what virtual worlds really need. And while the platform has had no shortage of growth on its current path — as of July, it boasted 47 million daily active users — it’s looking to chart a course toward […]

Roblox opens a metaverse playground for Vans shoe fans

Roblox announced the launch of Vans World, an interactive Vans skateboarding metaverse playground inside the gaming world.

Roblox Partners With Vans To Launch Interactive Skatepark

Streetwear brand Vans has jumped into the Metaverse, launching a virtual skatepark and store on Roblox in collaboration with one of the site's many developer groups.

Why Vans is launching a skateboarding world inside of Roblox

Vans World is the latest way Roblox has become a marketing platform to help companies reach 42 million kids a day. Starting Tuesday, Roblox’s 46 million daily active users will be able to enter the world of Vans via an interactive, 3D environment that will allow them to perfect their ollie, kickflip…
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Roblox Blogs

Introducing Age Verification

A new way for users to access innovative social capabilities and age-appropriate content while also ensuring the safety of our community. The post Introducing Age Verification appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Working at Roblox: Meet Karla Polo

Karla Polo is a Senior Product Designer on the Economy team at Roblox. Learn about how her work shapes monetization in the metaverse. The post Working at Roblox: Meet Karla Polo appeared first on Roblox Blog.

Celebrating Our 2021 Interns

I’ve talked a lot about how the complexity of what we’re building requires an extremely talented team—and that team doesn’t just include the talent we have today. “Take the long view” is one of Roblox’s values and it’s a phrase you’ll hear all the time in the company. Nowhere is that value more appl…

Roblox Presents the Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience

Join Grammy Award-winning duo Twenty One Pilots on an electrifying musical adventure where you decide how the concert unfolds! The post Roblox Presents the Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience appeared first on Roblox Blog.

The Future of Communication in the Metaverse

At Roblox, we believe that the metaverse is for everyone. It follows that the communication capabilities we create must also be for everyone. In this blog, Chief Product Officer Manual Bronstein introduces Roblox’s vision for the future of communicat The post The Future of Communication in the Metav…

Working at Roblox: Meet Luna Sun

Luna Sun shares her experience as a Senior Software Engineer on the Game Engine Rendering team, where she focuses on the visual quality of Roblox experiences. The post Working at Roblox: Meet Luna Sun 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 Matt Kaufman.

  • How many employees does Roblox have?

    Roblox has 960 employees.

  • What is Roblox revenue?

    Latest Roblox annual revenue is $923.9 m.

  • What is Roblox revenue per employee?

    Latest Roblox revenue per employee is $962.4 k.

  • 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.