Roblox surpasses 1.7 million game creators

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

March 2nd 2017 at 11:36AM
UPDATED March 3rd 2017 at 2:03PM
Roblox surpasses 1.7 million game creators

Following the milestone, the user generated gaming platform is now looking to increase staff to help support its growth.

Roblox has reached a new milestone garnering 1.7 million game creators online, making it one of the world’s largest user-generated gaming platform.

Following the milestone, Roblox plans to expand with a new recruitment phase to help support the comapny's growth.

“Roblox is continuing to push the boundaries of user-generated play as we provide our developer community with better tools to create immersive social experiences across all platforms,” said David Baszucki, CEO and co-founder of Roblox.

“We are excited to strengthen our infrastructure with more creative thinkers who can support our mission to power the imaginations of people around the world.”

Since its launch back in 2006, Roblox has witnessed a 330 per cent year-over-year growth, while more than 1.6 million independently developed Roblox games are played each month.