Hope your self-esteem is high today, because it’s time to learn about some teens who are richer than you.
And its independent developers (mainly young adults) are in for a major payday.
They’re working hard and playing harder
Roblox says it has 2m+ developers, ~345k of whom are making money. It splits the profits (generated from in-game purchases) with game-makers 50/50.
“People used to tell my mom, ‘Stop letting her play this video game; it’s not going to get her anywhere,’” Shoemaker told The New York Times. “And it’s getting me somewhere.”