RocketWerkz is an ambitious video games studio based on Auckland’s waterfront.
Our sci-fi survival game Icarus debuted at #1 when it launched in December 2021, and we have a suite of games in development. We are locally run but have the backing of one of the world's largest games companies, Tencent.
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- Series B
The Matchstiq Top 100
Matchstiq's take on RocketWerkz
RocketWerkz's mission is to create a smart, world-class games studio in beautiful New Zealand.
The market opportunity ahead for RocketWerkz
The digitally-downloadable PC games industry was worth NZD$58 billion in 2020 and there are over 1.75 billion PC gamers worldwide. It's highly competitive, but RocketWerkz has established a global reputation.
Why RocketWerkz is a great place to work
We run a high-trust environment, combining frequent team communication with independence to get on with your work. We have generous leave, flexible working and diversity programmes and play video games and board games whenever we get the chance.