Roblox, the video game app that’s mega-popular with younger players, is on track to pay out $70 million to its developers this year. That’s up from $30 million last year.
There are 4 million developers building 400 million Roblox games. They’re all free to play, with the premium Robux currency as a way for developers to monetize — which has made for some young millionaires.
Now, the company is looking for ways to increase opportunity for developers, says CEO David Baszucki. To that end, Roblox has hired on former Activision exec Enrico D’Angelo as vice president of product for the developer read more >>>