What led David Guo to join Top Games and become a Game Developer?

The developer of the Evony game project is Top Games Inc., founded in 2015,  A global independent game developer and publisher, with releases available in more than 150 countries and 26 languages.

The full title of the game is called “Evony: The King’s Return“, which is an Epic Real-Time MMO War Strategy Mobile Game that starts its storyline from the selection of civilizations, and players can draw expertise from legendary generals to expand their kingdom.

In June, according to tracking records from data.ai, Evony led to record-breaking sales rank as the ninth overall-grossing RPG company in the United States, the first time Top Games Inc. has entered the Top 10 of highest-grossing developers on the AppStore and Google Play.

Honors once again, in the 2022 NYX Game Awards Season 1 cycle, Evony: The King’s Return is bringing home the bacon with the NYX Silver Award!

After receiving the award, Co-founder and CEO David Guo was interviewed by TechBullion and when asked “What led you to become a Game Developer?“, he said:

“I am a game player myself. In 2009, I found that many game companies don’t care about user experience and customer satisfaction. That’s the reason I joined Top Games Inc. Top Games focuses on providing top-tier Player Experiences and services. We design games from the player’s perspective. Noting that players not only make many friends but also live out portions of their lives in games, we aimed to create the best gaming experience possible and to cultivate long-lasting gaming communities that would continually enhance that experience.”

David Guo highlights the driving motivation behind the development of the project – a strong focus on enhancing the user experience. Since joining Top Games Inc., David Guo has moved firmly in this direction by leading a team of professionals.

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The team works quickly to implement solutions, and David thinks that work fast to find a way to make it better and don’t be afraid to look for issues–identifying areas that can be improved is the only way to create the best customer experience possible. The development team uses science to validate opinions and make decisions that positively affect players.

Early development experience paved the way for Evony’s success

In 1998 before David Guo graduated from university, created the famed Skynet firewall, the most popular consumer firewall, with tens of millions of internet users protected by it. In 2004, he co-founded one of the world’s largest virtual currency exchange platforms, facilitating millions of transactions and generating hundreds of millions in value by 2005.

David Guo brings over 25 years of software and game development, network security, UX, game theory, and API design.

The Future

Top Games Inc. plans to continue building on its popular catalog by releasing exciting titles with top-requested features, including co-op gameplay, 3-D sequencing, and real-time strategy play throughout this year. “We’re proud to both quickly put out new games and keep the customer experience at the forefront of all that we do.”David Guo said.


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