Goodgame Studios in the press
This section offers a selection of the most relevant news reports about Goodgame Studios, covering all business, trade and lifestyle media.
Creating a company that people want to work for is vital to ensure sustainable growth in your business. German gaming business Goodgame Studios has done just that – growing to 1,100 staff in just five years: their head of talent gives her view on how to do the same
Nick Gibson takes a closer look at the growing European mobile and browser developer
Goodgame Studios is a German company which develops and publishes free-to-play web and mobile games. Founded in 2009, their portfolio now comprises nine games with over 200 million registered users.
To continuously improve the user experience of the games, it is crucial to analyze the impact of new features, prime times and game tutorials. To make this possible, specific player actions and events are registered, stored at a central data storage and evaluated by data analysts. We refer to these as tracking events.
Brothers Dr Kai Wawrzinek and Dr Christian Wawrzinek started out, like many Edge readers, playing 8bit computer games and experimenting with creating their own. It wasn’t until much later, however, that they turned game development into a career, founding Goodgame Studios in 2009. As relatively late starters in the world of commercial game production, perhaps they felt like they needed to make up for lost.
Goodgame Studios will push to expand its presence in Korea this year as a rapidly-growing international game developer, the Seoul branch of the Hamburg-based company said Wednesday.
To this end, the German game manufacturer will focus on sales of its two flagship products Goodgame Empire and Empire: Four Kingdoms, the company said.
With Bioware’s founders having retired, meet the ‘other’ two doctors Kai and Christian Wawrzinek. Together, they are responsible for the highly successful social game studio Goodgame Studios in Hamburg, Germany. Founded back in 2009 and now one of the biggest social game studios in Europe, the Goodgame Studios staff has camped out their massive success and exponential growth at the very same office they started out in.