King.com Reaches 1 Billion Plays a Month
King.com announced last week that they passed one billion gameplays per month, and are now part of the elite top 10 developers on Facebook. Alongside the announcement of this momentous achievement, King.com have also announced that they are expanding its business in the US, with the opening of new offices in San Francisco. King.com currently provide close to 200 different platform games in over 10 languages.
Facebook houses many platform games, and its a constant battle for developers to get their game to the top of the apps lists. However, King’s “Saga” games “Bubble Saga and Bubble Witch Saga have been very well received over the social network with over 600 million gameplays in the last month.
King develop across many platforms, but recently its turned its attention to mobile. They have started to look at transferring many of their hit games over to alternative platforms, with close attention being paid to Android and iOS releases. Rumors have it that there will be a string of releases around January 2012.
King.com is only 8 years old, but its still showing telltale signs of a start up. They only have 3 games on Facebook, but they are all performing phenomenally. With the upcoming release of games on mobile platforms, as well as the development of new games and the companies expansion, it would come as no surprise if we heard more from King.com in the near future.News Source: techcrunch.com