Who Developed Roblox?

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Now, Roblox is a game platform which is very popular. A lot of people around the world play games on this platform. You may be one of the Roblox players and you wonder about who developed Roblox. You may wonder about it because you want to learn from them.

Well, the developer of Roblox is Robox Corporation. Roblox Corporation provides entertainment products and services. This company designs and develops a wide range of online games such as internet three dimensional and tutorial games for kids, teens and adults, Roblox. The Director of Roblox is David Baszucki. As you may have heard that this game platform was created by Erik Cassel and David Baszucki. But Erik Cassel passed away in 2013 due to cancer.

In Roblox Corporation, there are a number of people who are expert in their fields so that no wonder why now you are able to see Roblox has a lot of fun features and this game platform always develops from time to time to be the best gaming platform.

As explained above that David Baszucki is the director of Roblox now. He was born on January 20th, 1963. He is also known by his Roblox username builderman. He is a Canadian born American engineer, entrepreneur and inventor. Previously, he founded and served as the CEO of Knowledge Revolution  which was required by MSC Software in December 1998.

Along with Erik Cassel, he started working on an early prototype of Roblox under the working title DynaBlocks in 2004. Then, the name of it was changed into Roblox as a portmanteau of ‘robots’ and ‘blocks’ in 2005. In 2006, the Roblox site officially launched. Roblox Corporation headquartered in San Mateo, California and they provide a platform that permits people to be able to design their own games and play a variety of experiences which are developed by other users via its engine named Roblox Studio.


Baszucki stated in a June 2016 interview with Forbes that the idea for Roblox was inspired by the success of his Interactive Physics and Working Model software applications, especially among young students.

He believes that Roblox is taking in a new human co-experience category which will be bigger than gaming. In an interview with Forber in September 2018, Baszucki stated that when they started, they imagined a new category of people doing things together. A category which could involve friends like social networking, a category which could involve immersive 3D like gaming, a category which could involve cool content like a media and a category which had unlimited creation like a building toy.

Now, Roblox is able to be accessed on any devices such as Mac, PC, iOS, Android, Amazon Devices, Xbox One, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. This game platform has been played 37 billion hours since 2008. Each month this game platform has 3 billion total engagement hours and it has 5.2 million peak concurrent users.

Roblox has a mission to be able to bring the world together through play. With it, you are able to imagine, create, and have fun with your friends when you explore millions of immersive 3D experiences.

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