Why Roblox

Roblox lets developers focus on gameplay

Build Once, Play Anywhere

Maintain a single codebase that works seamlessly across every platform Roblox supports. You can immediately ship your projects on phones, desktops, consoles, and VR with a single click.

Reach a Massive, Highly Engaged Global Community

As one of the top digital properties in the U.S. for kids under the age of 18 (comScore), players enjoy more than 600 million hours of engagement on Roblox each month.

Real-Time Social Ecosystem

Roblox isn’t just a game engine. With Roblox’s uniquely inherent social ecosystem, it’s easier than ever for developers to leverage network effects and achieve viral growth.

Fully Managed Cloud Infrastructure

Roblox’s proprietary cloud software and fully managed infrastructure for multiplayer gameplay removes complexity from game updates, scaling, matchmaking, and monetization.

See what you can build on Roblox

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Your Imagination, Your Worlds

Your creations need not be restricted to Roblox’s classic and iconic style. The Roblox game engine and API gives you unparalleled freedom to control the look and feel of your experiences.

Gravity Shift is a unique 3D marble madness game in which players defy gravity while steering a ball through challenging obstacle courses.

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Build Deeply Immersive 3D Experiences

Roblox’s best-in-class development toolset can be used to model, design, and build incredibly rich and detailed 3D worlds that can be rendered equally well across desktop, mobile, console, and VR.

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Dynamic Lighting and Effects

Roblox comes complete with all the design tools to easily create photo-realistic lighting and particle effects, as well as all the APIs needed to engineer your own custom effects.

Roblox released this screenshot of a test environment it built during the development of its lighting framework.

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Custom User Interfaces

Roblox supports the development of immersive 3D environments and beautiful 2D interfaces, making it easy for developers to transition between the two seamlessly during gameplay.

Robeats blends custom user interfaces and GUIs in a 3D world to create a fun and social music game.

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Create Amazing Stories

With the ability to create detailed 3D environments and immersive soundscapes, Roblox is a robust storytelling environment that can bring characters and worlds to life.

Roses offers players an interactive cinematic experience where you are taken on an eerie quest in search of your friend lost in an abandoned insane asylum.