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PopCap Games, Inc.

Historical Events



    • Founders quit working out of their homes and open the company's first office.

    Mar 07, 2005:

    • The company releases the PopCap Games Framework, the in-house development toolset used to create their games. It is offered under an open source license and can be used free of charge by any developer for commercial or non-commercial use.

    Aug 16, 2005:

    Feb 01, 2006:

    • The company expands into overseas markets with the opening of PopCap Games International, based in Dublin, Ireland. The new operations center serves as a local hub for PopCap’s European and Asian business activities, as well as studio facilities for international games and new title development.

    Mar 14, 2006:

    • The company opens a new game development studio in San Francisco, California.

    Jul 12, 2007:

    Jul 16, 2007:

    Jun 24, 2008:

    • The company announces to open a Asia/Pacific office, headed by James Gwertzman.

    Feb 24, 2009:

    Jul 12, 2011:

    Company history contributed by jlg (762), Sciere (533929), Kabushi (218230) and Jeanne (76503)