Our History

 
at present
 

2014

 

January

January

Farm Heroes Saga launches on Apple iOS and Android devices

 

2013

 

December

December

King reaches over 324 million average monthly unique users across its growing network on web, social and mobile platforms

 

November

November

King announces that it will open a new games development studio in Berlin

 

 

November

Papa Pear Saga launches on Apple iOS and Android devices

 

 

November

Pepper Panic Saga launches on Facebook

 

September

September

Candy Crush Saga launches on Kakao Talk, South Korea’s leading free mobile messenger application

 

June

June

Pet Rescue Saga launches on Apple iOS and Android devices

 

 

June

King begins offering games on the Amazon Kindle Store

 

May

May

Papa Pear Saga launches on Facebook

 

April

April

Farm Heroes Saga launches on Facebook

 

March

March

King.com celebrates its 10th year in business and rebrands as King

 

February

February

Candy Crush Saga and Bubble Witch Saga launch on King.com for Japan and South Korea

 

2012

 

November

November

Pet Rescue Saga launches on Facebook

 

 

November

Candy Crush Saga launches on Apple iOS and Android devices

 

July

July

Game studio opens in Barcelona

 

 

July

Bubble Witch Saga launches on Apple iOS devices, King’s first game to fully sync progress across Facebook, mobile and tablet devices

 

May

May

Game studio opens in London

 

April

April

Candy Crush Saga launches on Facebook

 

March

March

King acquires small Swedish game developer, Fabrication Games

 

January

January

Bubble Witch Saga is the first game to launch on Android devices

 

2011

 

November

November

Game studio opens in Malmö

 

October

October

King becomes a Top 10 Facebook game developer by DAUs (daily average users)

 

 

October

Game studio opens in Bucharest

 

September

September

Bubble Witch Saga launches on Facebook

 

July

July

Miner Speed is the first game to launch on Android devices

 

April

April

Miner Speed is the first game to launch on Apple iOS devices

 

March

March

Candy Crush Saga launches on King.com

 

2009

 

July

July

First game is launched on Facebook

 

2005

 

November

November

Midasplayer.com is rebranded to King.com

 

September

September

Apax Partners and Index Ventures invest in Midasplayer.com

 

2004

 

September

September

First games are launched on Midasplayer.com, including multiplayer 8-ball pool and 9-ball pool games

 

2002

 

September

September

Company is founded in Stockholm

 
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