Leyou is a vigorous, ambitious and rapidly expanding developer and publisher of PC and home console video games around the globe, and also a market leader in the niche of free-to-play online multiplayer games. Headquartered in Hong Kong, Leyou owns several game development studios across the world, including the globally renowned Digital Extremes and Splash Damage, and has around 600 full-time employees.
Leyou is currently running several most successful free-to-play multiplayer games worldwide. Warframe, one of our flagship product, is self-created and published by Digital Extremes. The game has constantly maintained a top ten ranking among all games on Steam, and third ranking in the free-to-play category, only to follow Dota 2 and Team Fortress 2. Besides, Leyou is focused to develop new free-to-play online multiplayer games and maintains a strong pipeline within the niche, including The Amazing Eternals, Transformers Online, Civilization Online and some unannounced new projects.
The free-to-play model has been proven very successful in some Asian countries and has vast potential in the rest of the world; in line with this observation, Leyou’s product strategy is to focus on the development of high quality PC and home console video games with free-to-play model. To achieve this, Leyou will further expand its internal developing and publishing teams and build synergies within existing studios and functions, continue to look for opportunities for acquisition of other world class game studios to further increase the company’s developing capability, and work closely with various business partners, such as top IP owners, to gain more resources for game developing and publishing.