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InnoGames

This is InnoGames

InnoGames is one of the worldwide leading developers and publishers of online games.
The company hit 100 million Euros revenue in 2015 and has over 150 million registered players from all over the world.

More than 400 people from over 30 countries are currently working in the offices in Hamburg and Dusseldorf.

Innogames at a Glance

2007
Founded
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Hamburg
and Dusseldorf
(Germany)

Locations
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400+
Employees
30+
Nations
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150M+
reg. Players
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InnoGames Free2Play

Our Management

InnoGames Management

From left to right:

Michael Zillmer Chief Operating
Officer

Christian Pern Chief Marketing
Officer

Hendrik Klindworth Chief Executive
Officer

Armin Busen Chief Product
Officer

Markus Lipp Chief Financial
Officer

Eike Klindworth Founder and
Board Member

Our History

From Hobby

2003
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Brothers Eike and Hendrik Klindworth start developing the browser game Tribal Wars with Michael Zillmer. The team is motivated by the idea of creating a game they would enjoy playing which would also offer an extensive, fun gaming experience.
InnoGames History
2004
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What was originally intended to be a hobby project grows much quicker than expected. After Tribal Wars was officially launched in June 2003, the number of players increases to several thousand by early 2004 which makes the introduction of a second world necessary.
2005
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Due to the increased popularity of Tribal Wars, the three company founders decide to work full-time on the development and operation of browser games.

To Full-time

2007
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InnoGames is founded in early 2007 to handle the operation and continued development of its games.
InnoGames History
2008
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Since its foundation the company´s growth rate is accelerating. The founders are able to hire additional team members and work on new games.
InnoGames' second browser game The West is voted browser game of the year and receives awards for best game idea, best gameplay, and best role-playing game.
InnoGames History
2009
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In December, Grepolis becomes InnoGames’ third game to be released to the market.
InnoGames History
2010
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In May, the investor group Fidelity Growth Partners Europe (known as Eight Roads Ventures since 2015) joins InnoGames with a minority share.
InnoGames History
2012
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2012 is the most successful year in InnoGames history. The company employs 250 people in its Hamburg headquarters and reaches over 100 million registered players.
2013
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From this year on, InnoGames focuses on the development of mobile apps.

In April, Forge of Empires scores the  “best browser game“ award from “Deutscher Computerspielpreis“.
2014
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Tribal Wars 2 joins the InnoGames portfolio.
In March, InnoGames moves to its new, bigger office rooms in Hamburg City South. InnoHub, a business center for start-ups and young entrepreneurs, starts in-house.
The company increases its overall revenue to over 80 million Euros and grows over 350 employees in total.
A big part of the new record turnover is due to the mobile games market, where InnoGames grows more than 500 percent.
InnoGames History
2015
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InnoGames wants to conquer the mobile games market even more. They open new office rooms in Dusseldorf and work towards this goal from January on.
The Forge of Empires iPad and iPhone apps have been followed by an app for Android devices.
Elvenar, a fantasy city builder, launches in April.
InnoGames
2016
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The company announces that it hit 100 million Euro revenue in 2015 and grew over 100 percent in mobile.
In March, the team and founders of developer Funatics Software GmbH join the InnoGames studio in Dusseldorf.
In October, the Swedish entertainment company Modern Times Group acquires 35 percent of InnoGames at a company value of 260m EUR, from the former investor Eight Roads Ventures and the company’s founders.
InnoGames

Our Offices

InnoGames

Address
Friesenstraße 13
20097 Hamburg
Germany

Phone
+ 49 40 7889335-0
Fax
+49 40 7889335-200
Email
info@innogames.com

InnoGames Düsseldorf

Address
Immermannstraße 59
40210 Düsseldorf
Germany

Phone
+ 49 40 7889335-0
Fax
+49 40 7889335-200
Email
info@innogames.com