Goodgame Studios Timeline

The Goodgame success Story

Our milestones

In 2009, Goodgame Studios entered the game as a startup in Hamburg. Ever since, we have mastered level after level and have become a leading player in the market for video games.


  • Aug 2020

    Big Farm Story globally launched

    Launching Goodgame’s farm brand on Steam

  • Feb 2020
    Logo game - Verband der deutschen Games-Branche

    Goodgame becomes a member of game – Association of the german games industry

    Goodgame Studios becomes part of the strongest interest group in the games industry worldwide


  • Oct 2019
    Empire: Age of Knights

    Empire: Age of Knights

    Extending Goodgame’s hugely successful ‘EMPIRE’ brand

  • Aug 2019
    Goodgame Poker

    Goodgame Poker celebrates its 10th Anniversary

    Decennial anniversary of the debut game Goodgame Poker

  • Jan 2019
    Empire: World War III

    Empire: World War III

    Lead your army into war and dominate your rivals


  • Jul 2018
    Big Company: Skytopia

    Big Company: Skytopia

    Build up your own American Dream from scratch

  • Apr 2018
    Empire: Millennium Wars

    Empire: Millennium Wars

    The new and unique EMPIRE space adventure on Mars

  • Jan 2018

    Merger with Stillfront

    Goodgame is now publicly traded on Nasdaq First North Premier


  • Oct 2017
    Big Farm: Mobile Harvest

    Launch Big Farm: Mobile Harvest

    Best launch in company history

  • Aug 2017
    Goodgame Empire

    Empire: 800 Mio. $ revenue

    Empire is most successful game ever made in Germany.


  • Mar 2016

    300 Million Players

  • Jan 2016
    Launch of Legends of Honor

    Legends of Honor is launched


  • Mar 2015
    New corporate structure

    New Corporate Structure

    Under the umbrella of Goodgame Studios, autonomous development studios are founded.


  • Nov 2014

    Germany’s fastest growing tech company

    Received the Deloitte Germany Technology Fast 50 award for speedy growth by 28,000 per cent.

  • Oct 2014
    1000 employees

    1000 Employees

  • Jul 2014

    Shadow Kings is launched

  • Jun 2014

    200 Million Players

  • Apr 2014

    3x European Games Award

    Goodgame Empire and Empire: Four Kingdoms are named “Best Browser Game” and “Best Mobile Game”. Goodgame Studios is named “Best Studio”.


  • Sep 2013

    150 Million Players

  • Sep 2013
    New international offices

    New International Offices

    In order to better serve the Asian market, two offices are opened in Tokyo and Seoul.

  • May 2013

    500 Employees

  • Feb 2013
    TV spot

    Debut of TV

    First broadcasting of global TV commercials.

  • Feb 2013

    MMO of the Year Awards

    Goodgame Studios wins “Best Portal, Goodgame Empire “Best Strategy Browser MMO”, and Goodgame Big Farm “Best Casual Browser MMO”.

  • Jan 2013

    Empire: Four Kingdoms is launched

    Goodgame Studios publishes its first game app.


  • Dec 2012

    100 Million Players

  • Oct 2012

    Goodgame Big Farm is launched

  • Aug 2012

    BÄM! Awards

    Goodgame Empire wins “Best Online & Social Game”.

  • Aug 2012

    European Games Award

    Goodgame Empire wins “Best Browser Game”.

  • Jan 2012

    50 million players


  • Dec 2011

    German Developer Award

    Goodgame Empire wins “Best Browser Game” and “Best Casual Game”.

  • Oct 2011

    Entrepreneur of the Year

    Our founders are named “Entrepreneurs of the Year” by Ernst & Young.

  • Aug 2011
    Goodgame Empire

    Goodgame Empire is launched

  • Jan 2011
    Goodgame Fashion

    Goodgame Fashion is launched


  • Dec 2010

    Goodgame Disco is launched

  • Dec 2010

    100 Employees

  • Jul 2010

    Goodgame Café is launched

  • Mar 2010

    Goodgame Gangster is launched


  • Jun 2009

    Goodgame Poker is launched

  • Jun 2009
    Foundation of Goodgame Studios

    Foundation of Goodgame Studios

    Goodgame Studios is founded in Hamburg by brothers Kai and Christian Wawrzinek along with Fabian Ritter.