We dug deep into our data pool to showcase how active our players really are!
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 — Berlin | On the 1st of July 2016, we released our first game Idle Miner Tycoon. In the early days, we hit a few thousand downloads each day. We were delighted to see that players enjoyed our game and that our player base kept increasing. Fast forward to today and Idle Miner Tycoon has reached over 50 million global downloads. Our players have spent over 540 million hours in total in the game — that’s over 22 million days or over 61 thousand years — and because so much has happened, we have dug deep into our data pool to showcase how active our players really are:
About Kolibri Games
Founded in a student flat in 2016 as Fluffy Fairy Games by a group of IT and Business students, Kolibri Games is a young games company based in Berlin, Germany. The team developed their first title Idle Miner Tycoon in just eight weeks, following their signature lean approach. In February 2020, Kolibri Games joined the Ubisoft family, an exciting evolution in the company’s growth as they continue to pursue their goal to become the most player-centric games company in the world.
Idle Miner TycoonandIdle Factory Tycoonhave cumulatively reached over 160 Million downloads, enabling the company to grow to more than 100 dedicated engineers, artists and game designers.
Kolibri Games’ exceptional growth story has been recognized several times: LinkedIn added the company to the 2018 and 2019 list of Top 25 startups in Germany; Red Herring placed Kolibri Games among the 2018 Top 100 Global and Deloitte awarded the company with a first place in the 2020 Deloitte Technology Fast 50.