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Albert-Nestler-Strasse 8
Karlsruhe, 76131, DEU
Gameforge Berlin AG
Hardenbergstr. 9A
Berlin, 10623, DEU

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Gameforge

With an impressive portfolio of around 20 titles and over 300 million registered players, Gameforge is the leading provider of massively multiplayer online games (MMOGs) in the western hemisphere. The internationally active corporate group, based in Karlsruhe, offers its online games in more than 50 languages. Its portfolio includes client-based game worlds such as AION, TERA, Europe’s most successful MMOG Metin2, 4Story, Runes of Magic, Elsword, Wizard101 and RaiderZ as well as browser-based online games such as the award-winning Ikariam and OGame. The company employs approximately 600 staff members at its Karlsruhe and Berlin locations. Gameforge was founded by its CEO Alexander Rösner in 2003.

Recent Milestones

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    Gameforge — Successful start of German online game publisher's cross-platform mobile strategy (1/1/12)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gamesindustry.biz
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    Gameforge — Gameforge wins Red Herring 100 Europe Award 2012, a business disctinction for particularly fast-growing technology companies. (1/1/12)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gamasutra.com
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    Gameforge — Gameforge records over 300 million registered game accounts. (1/1/11)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gameinformer.com
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    Gameforge — Gameforge Acquires 60% Stake of Frogster For $33 Per Share (8/9/10)
    Posted 12/9/10 at 5:24am via 178.com
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    Gameforge — TOP JOB distinguishes Gameforge as the best employer 2010 with the ‘Top-Arbeitgeber 2010’ (Employer of the Year) prize. (1/1/10)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gameswelt.de
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    Gameforge — The International Business Awards honour Gameforge with the ‘Most Innovative Company of the Year in Europe’ prize. (1/1/09)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via stevieawards.com
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    Gameforge — Gameforge founds its own producing department. (1/1/09)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gameforge.com
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    Gameforge — Gameforge wins the ‘Red Herring 100 Europe’. (1/1/08)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via deutsche-startups.de
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    Gameforge — Christoph Jennen becomes Gameforge’s CFO. (1/1/08)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gruenderszene.de
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    Gameforge — Gameforge launches the Asian online role-playing game Metin2 in Europe, thereby publishing its first client-based game. (1/1/06)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gameforge.com
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    Gameforge added Klaas Kersting as CEO, founder. (12/1/03)
    Posted 2/26/10 at 2:34am
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    Gameforge — Klaas Kersting and Alexander Rösner found Gameforge. The Karlsruhe company is a pioneer in the online games field and uses the rapid growth of the internet to establish a new market segment within the games industry. (1/1/03)
    Posted 8/6/12 at 6:34am via gameforge.com
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    Gameforge added Tim Campbell as Vice President, Portfolio Planning.
    Posted 3/3/11 at 4:51am

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Above: Gameforge Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 3/3/11

Sources

    Gameforge Acquires 60% Stake of Frogster For $33 Per Share (chinagame.178.com) [edit]
    Company Foundation (corporate.gameforge.com) [edit]
    First client-based game (corporate.gameforge.com) [edit]
    ‘Red Herring 100 Europe (deutsche-startups.de) [edit]
    CFO (gruenderszene.de) [edit]
    Producing (corporate.gameforge.com) [edit]
    International Business Award (stevieawards.com) [edit]
    Employer of the Year (gameswelt.de) [edit]
    300 million players (gameinformer.com) [edit]
    Red Herring 100 Europe Award (gamasutra.com) [edit]
    Gameforge enters mobile gaming (gamesindustry.biz) [edit]
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