Roblox is an online game platform and game creation system that allows users to program games and play games created by other users. Founded by David Baszucki and Erik Cassel in 2004 and released in 2006, the platform hosts user-created games of multiple genres coded in the programming language Lua. For most of Roblox's history, it was relatively small, both as a platform and a company, due to both co-founder Baszucki's lack of interest in press coverage and it being "lost among the crowd" in a large number of platforms released around the same time. Roblox began to grow rapidly in the second half of the 2010s, and this growth has been accentuated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Roblox is free-to-play, with in-game purchases available through a virtual currency called "Robux". As of August 2020, Roblox has over 164 million monthly active users, with it being played by over half of...
How Many People Play ROBLOX?
We estimate that 290,539 people play per day, with a total player base of 15,291,537.
- Subscribers: 15,291,537
- Daily Players: 290,539
- Genres: Action, Shooter, Adventure, RPG, Strategy, Simulation, Sports, Racing, Arcade, Board Games, Casual, Card, Educational, Family, Fighting, Massively Multiplayer, Indie, Puzzle, Platformer
- Platforms: iOS, Xbox One, macOS, PC, Android
- Released: 2006-08-27
The Players and Daily login numbers are estimations based on subscriber numbers and online sentiment.
All the games on ROBLOX are created by gamers like you! Play solo or with friends in a variety of indie games exclusive to ROBLOX. Find Strategy, Platformer, Role Playing, Tycoon, Shooter, Survival games and more! ROBLOX is free to play, although you can buy ROBUX, our virtual currency, to upgrade the look of your ROBLOX avatar or to get optional in-game power-ups.
Create your own games for FREE at ROBLOX.com/develop
Xbox Live Gold and an internet connection of 192 Kbps or higher required to play on Xbox One. THE ROBLOX GAME RATING APPLIES ONLY TO THE ROBLOX APP, NOT TO ANY USER GENERATED CONTENT INCLUDED WITHIN THE APP, WHICH IS UNRATED.