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Kiloo Games
IndustryVideo games
Founded2000; 23 years ago
HeadquartersAarhus, Denmark

Key people

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Jacob Møller
Simon Møller

Number of employees


Kiloo Games (commonly abbreviated as Kiloo and stylized in uppercase in its logo) was a Danish đoạn Clip game developer. It was founded in 2000 by Jacob Møller,[2] with a focus on developing entertainment nội dung for game console and handheld devices. In 2008, he was joined by his brother, Simon Møller. Together, they both lập cập Kiloo.

Kiloo's best known game, Subway Surfers, was released in the spring of 2012 and was developed in cooperation with SYBO Games. A few weeks after its release, the miễn phí running game for iOS was named trò chơi of the Week for 31 May 2012 by AppAdvice.[3] In September, the game made its way to tướng Android and gathered even more enthusiastic players.[4] One month after the Android release, Subway Surfers made it into the top đôi mươi growing Facebook apps by monthly active users.[5] In July năm trước, the game exceeded five hundred million downloads across all platforms. In September năm ngoái, the tải về numbers reached 1 billion.[6]


KILOO was founded in 2000, in a small apartment in Aarhus, Denmark, as a two-person company. In 2002, the partnership dissolved and KILOO changed into a private company. In the same year, KILOO won the Hãng Nokia Mobile Challenge in the games category[7] ahead of 500 competing companies, with their game Popstar, built on a Tamagotchi-like concept of managing the career and basic needs of an upcoming pop music star.

KILOO later entered an agreement with THQ Wireless to tướng develop the game Worms for mobile.[8] KILOO also cooperated with ITE on the development and distribution of mobile nội dung based on the TV and game character Hugo.[9] By 2004, the Hugo games had been bought by 1 million people.

Between 2006 and 2009, KILOO had the exclusive mobile rights for LEGO worldwide.[10] In 2007, KILOO broke into Børsen’s "Fast Track 100", which placed it in the league of Denmark’s fastest growing private companies. In the same year, KILOO acquired the exclusive rights for Whac-a-Mole worldwide with reference to tướng developing and selling Whac-a-Mole mobile nội dung.[11]

In 2008, KILOO raised capital from Danish VC FirmaInvest for further growth.[12]

In 2009, KILOO licensed the full suite of Wham-O rights for mobile (HackySack, SuperBall, Frisbee and Hula Hoop), which sánh far has resulted in Frisbee Forever and Frisbee Forever 2.[13]

In 2011, KILOO launched two games (Frisbee Forever and Bullet Time HD) and numerous apps.[14][15]

In 2012, KILOO released two successful games, Subway Surfers[16] and Frisbee Forever 2, a sequel to tướng Frisbee Forever, which had launched one year before.

In October năm trước, KILOO released Smash Champs, which turned out to tướng be another success.

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In March năm ngoái, KILOO released Stormblades, which was co-produced with the Canadian developer Emerald City Games.

In March năm nhâm thìn, KILOO released Tesla Tubes.

In June 2023, KILOO has laid off its staff and will close doors.[17]

KILOO Groups[edit]

In 2013, KILOO Group was founded by integrating three subsidiary companies in the KILOO family: Manatee, Katoni and GivingTales.


The company was established in 2012, and focuses on apps development. Customers include McDonald’s Denmark.[18] The McDonald’s Coinoffers tiện ích was developed in cooperation with DDB Copenhagen. The chiến dịch, including the tiện ích, won gold and silver in the categories “Integrated Campaigns”, “Events & Digital Events”, “Digital Campaigns” and “Brand Driven Apps & Utilities” at the CCA 2012.[19][20] The chiến dịch won also a Bronze Lion in the category “Best Integrated Campaign Led by Mobile” at Cannes Lions 2012 and another Bronze Lion in the category “Best Use of Integrated Media”.[21][22]


Katoni ApS was established in năm trước and specializes in the development of online shopping portals. In June năm trước, Katoni launched,[23] a shopping portal for fashion. In năm nhâm thìn, Katoni expanded to tướng Norway ( and in 2017 to tướng Finland (


GivingTales is a cooperation between KILOO and evershift. The project was established in 2012 to tướng develop an tiện ích with versions of popular Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales for children. The tales are narrated by actors and celebrities. The tiện ích was developed in Budapest (Hungary), and it was released in June năm ngoái, on App Store, Google Play Store and Windows Phone 8 Store with the following stories:

  • "The Princess and the Pea", narrated by Roger Moore
  • "The Ugly Duckling", narrated by Stephen Fry
  • "The Little Match Girl", narrated by Ewan McGregor
  • "The Emperor’s New Clothes", narrated by Joan Collins
  • "The Snow Queen", narrated by Joanna Lumley
  • "Little Claus and Big Claus", narrated by Michael Caine
  • "The Little Mermaid", narrated by David Walliams
  • "Thumbelina", narrated by Charlotte Rampling
  • "It's Quite True!", narrated by Paul McKenna
  • "The Nightingale", narrated by Michael Ball[24]


KILOO has created games licensed from brands and companies such as:

  • Maya the Bee and Friends for mobile – 2006
  • Hugo: Black Diamond Fever for mobile – 2004
  • Happy Tree Friends[25]
  • Whac-a-mole for iPhone
  • Commodore 64 for iPhone
  • Subway Surfers for iPhone, Android, Windows Phone and HarmonyOS
  • Smash Champs for iPhone and Android
  • Stormblades for iPhone and Android – March 19, 2015
  • Tesla Tubes for iPhone and Android – March 17, 2016
  • Dawnbringer for iPhone and Android

In 2010, KILOO Games announced a new original IP called Zoonies - Escape from Makatu for Nintendo DSiWare. It was sponsored by the New Danish Screen.[26]

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In 2011, KILOO released Frisbee Forever[27] and BulletTime HD.[28]

In 2012, the endless running game Subway Surfers[29] was released in co-production with Sybo Games, and KILOO continued the series with Frisbee Forever 2.[30]


In 2008, KILOO started developing mobile applications alongside game development. These include:

  • Issuu Mobile[31] – a magazine reader for iPhone
  • JokeToons – animated videocontent for iPhone
  • Games licensed from Wham-O[32]


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  5. ^ Darwell, Brittany. "Farmville 2, Instagram, Zuma Blitz, Subway Surfers and more on this week's top đôi mươi growing Facebook apps by MAU". Inside Facebook. Inside Facebook. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
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  11. ^ "Whac-a-Mole™ by KILOO Exceeds 1,500,000 U.S. Downloads on iPhone Over the 12 Days of Christmas". Press Release. PRWeb. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
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  14. ^ "Wham-O® Frisbee® Forever Lands in Apple App Store Today!". Press Release. Business Wire. 5 May 2011. Retrieved 27 January 2013.
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  24. ^ "Roger Moore backs children's fairytales tiện ích in aid of Unicef". The Guardian. 18 June năm ngoái.
  25. ^ Kiloo Happy Tree Friends Spin Archived 2 March 2012 at the Wayback Machine
  26. ^ New Danish Screen. Archived 11 March 2012 at the Wayback Machine
  27. ^ Touch Arcade Announce 03-25-2011
  28. ^ Touch Arcade Announce 09-02-2011
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  30. ^ Touch Arcade Announce 05-11-2012
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  32. ^ KILOO Licenses Various Wham-o Brands