DoubleDown Interactive Co., Ltd. engages in the development and publishing of digital games on mobile and web-based platforms for casual players in South Korea. The company offers DoubleDown Casino, DoubleDown Classic, DoubleDown Fort Knox, and Undead World: Hero Survival games. Its games are primarily distributed, marketed, and promoted through third party platform providers. The company was formerly known as The8Games Co., Ltd. and changed its name to DoubleDown Interactive Co., Ltd. in December 2019. The company was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. DoubleDown Interactive Co., Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of DoubleU Games Co., Ltd.
DoubleDown began in 2011 when two entrepreneurs in Seattle, Washington, David Gralnek and Jeff Connolly, decided to combine their technology backgrounds to create a social, real-time gaming platform. The DoubleDown Casino was launched in 2012 and quickly rose to become one of the most popular gaming platforms in the world.
DoubleDown Interactive's mission is to provide the most engaging, innovative, and entertaining gaming experiences worldwide.
DoubleDown Interactive's vision is to be the global leader in interactive gaming, with products that are enjoyed and respected by millions of people worldwide.
Mr. Ki Chul Kim (Chief Data Officer & Director)
Recognition and Awards
DoubleDown has won numerous awards, including the People's Choice Webby Award, the Mobile Excellence Award, the W3 Award, the Best Mobile Application Award, and the Top Developer Award.