Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
July 29, 2015
arrowPress Releases
July 29, 2015
PR Newswire
View All

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

Digital Chocolate Games Surpass 20M Monthly Users On Facebook
Digital Chocolate Games Surpass 20M Monthly Users On Facebook
November 15, 2010 | By Kris Graft

November 15, 2010 | By Kris Graft
    Post A Comment
More: Console/PC

Mobile and social game developer Digital Chocolate says its Facebook titles now have 20 million monthly active users -- a milestone reached less than two months after the studio hit the 12 million mark.

Digital Chocolate claims to have attracted more new daily active users than any other app developer on Facebook. Many of those new users are playing Millionaire City, the studio's biggest title and the seventh most popular game on Facebook with 12.4 million users, according to figures from AppData.

Founded in 2003 by Trip Hawkins and headquartered in San Mateo, Digital Chocolate has offices in Helsinki, Barcelona, Bangalore, and Mexicali. It is best known for mobile and social game releases like MMA Pro Fighter, Rollercoaster Rush, Tower Bloxx, and the aforementioned Millionaire City.

The studio has launched four titles on Facebook in the past two weeks -- Hollywood City, Island God, Vegas City, and Epic Fighters -- and plans to introduce one more game later this month. Digital Chocolate is currently the tenth biggest application developer on Facebook.

Digital Chocolate also notes that its games have seen over 80 million downloads on smartphones like Apple's iPhone and Google's Android devices. It has released an iPhone edition of Millionaire City, and an Android edition is forthcoming.

"Our growth across the world's most exciting platforms separates us from the crowd," says Digital Chocolate president Marc Metis. "We are unique in combining social gaming expertise, leadership on both Facebook and mobile, a global approach, technology leverage, and scale."

Related Jobs

Powerhouse Gaming, Inc.
Powerhouse Gaming, Inc. — Sacramento, California, United States

Game Programmer
Boss Key Productions Inc
Boss Key Productions Inc — Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Senior Gameplay Engineer
Monolith Productions
Monolith Productions — Kirkland, Washington, United States

Art Lead, Characters
Visual Concepts Entertainment
Visual Concepts Entertainment — Novato, California, United States

Character Artist - NBA 2K16

Loading Comments

loader image