Geewa is a social gaming developer founded in Prague, Czech Republic. Their flagship game, Pool Live Tour, is the most popular pool game on Facebook with over 11M monthly active users. Social Games Observer talked to them to find out more.
Where founded: Founded in Prague, Czech Republic. Offices also in Berlin, Germany and Brno, Czech Republic
Founded by: Milos Endrle
Founded in: 2005
Funding: Yes, 1.15M € in 07/2007, MCI Investments (Series A)
Acquisitions: Yes, CUKETA studio (developed Age of Defenders), 09/2012
Number of employees: 60
Number of Games published: 3 main + 20 more minigames at Geewa.com
List of Games published: Main games are:
Describe what you do in a sentence: We develop and publish casual competitive multiplayer games for online and mobile platforms.
Games published on: Online (browser based), mobile (iOS, Android)
Working with publisher: No, self-published
Acting as a Publisher: Yes, for itself and partners at Geewa.com
Publishing games in with languages: English, German, Spanish, French, Polish, Italian, Indonesian, Portuguese, Serbian, Turkish, Czech, Arabic
Game genre/s: Casual competitive and tower defense
User demographics (gender): 75% male
User demographics (location): Turkey, Argentina, USA, Indonesia, Egypt
Best-selling virtual item: Special edition cues in Pool Live Tour, which come out regularly in bi-weekly intervals
Most expensive virtual item: Largest coins package in Pool Live Tour for 120 USD
What do you see as currently most exciting trend in the industry: The move to free-to-play model across the board and the need to find new avenues of monetization.