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'''Babil Games LLC''' is a mobile games publisher based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://gulfnews.com/technology/arabic-arrives-on-apples-app-store-1.66528719|title=Arabic arrives on Apple's App Store|website=gulfnews.com}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.pocketgamer.biz/news/74890/celebrate-the-fast-growing-middle-east-and-north-african-games-industry-at-pocket-gamer-connects-digital-4/|title=Celebrate the fast-growing Middle East and North African games industry at Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #4|first1=Charlie|last1=Scowen|first2=Events Marketing|last2=Executive|website=pocketgamer.biz}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.almaktouminitiatives.org/ar/middle-east-exchange/story/المستثمرون-يستهدفون-مطوري-الألعاب-بالشرق-الأوسط-في-ظل-ازدهار-الصناعة-بالمنطقة|title=المستثمرون يستهدفون مطوري الألعاب بالشرق الأوسط في ظل ازدهار الصناعة بالمنطقة|website=Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum Global Initiatives}}</ref> It is a subsidiary of Swedish gaming group, [[Stillfront Group]].<ref>{{Cite news|url=https://www.reuters.com/article/idINASM00087X|title=BRIEF-Stillfront acquires Dubai-based Babil Games|first=Reuters|last=Staff|newspaper=Reuters|date=December 16, 2016|via=www.reuters.com}}</ref> Mohammed Fahmi is the chief executive officer of the company.<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/jordan-poised-become-hub-arab-game-producers%E2%80%99|title='Jordan poised to become hub for Arab game producers'|date=November 12, 2016|website=Jordan Times}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://alwatan.ae/?p=449812|title="هواوي" تطلق منصةAppTouch الرقمية لشركات الاتصالات العالمية خلال مؤتمر الألعاب الرقمية 2019|first=جريدة|last=الوطن}}</ref>
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'''Babil Games LLC''' is a mobile games publisher based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://gulfnews.com/technology/arabic-arrives-on-apples-app-store-1.66528719|title=Arabic arrives on Apple's App Store|website=gulfnews.com}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.pocketgamer.biz/news/74890/celebrate-the-fast-growing-middle-east-and-north-african-games-industry-at-pocket-gamer-connects-digital-4/|title=Celebrate the fast-growing Middle East and North African games industry at Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #4|first1=Charlie|last1=Scowen|first2=Events Marketing|last2=Executive|website=pocketgamer.biz}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.almaktouminitiatives.org/ar/middle-east-exchange/story/المستثمرون-يستهدفون-مطوري-الألعاب-بالشرق-الأوسط-في-ظل-ازدهار-الصناعة-بالمنطقة|title=المستثمرون يستهدفون مطوري الألعاب بالشرق الأوسط في ظل ازدهار الصناعة بالمنطقة|website=Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum Global Initiatives}}</ref> It is a subsidiary of Swedish gaming group, Stillfront Group.<ref>{{Cite news|url=https://www.reuters.com/article/idINASM00087X|title=BRIEF-Stillfront acquires Dubai-based Babil Games|first=Reuters|last=Staff|newspaper=Reuters|date=December 16, 2016|via=www.reuters.com}}</ref> Mohammed Fahmi is the chief executive officer of the company.<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/jordan-poised-become-hub-arab-game-producers%E2%80%99|title='Jordan poised to become hub for Arab game producers'|date=November 12, 2016|website=Jordan Times}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://alwatan.ae/?p=449812|title="هواوي" تطلق منصةAppTouch الرقمية لشركات الاتصالات العالمية خلال مؤتمر الألعاب الرقمية 2019|first=جريدة|last=الوطن}}</ref>
  
 
It was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi and Abdullah Fahmi.<ref name="auto">{{Cite web|url=https://www.wamda.com/2016/12/babil-games-acquired-17m|title=Babil Games acquired for $17M|website=Wamda}}</ref>
 
It was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi and Abdullah Fahmi.<ref name="auto">{{Cite web|url=https://www.wamda.com/2016/12/babil-games-acquired-17m|title=Babil Games acquired for $17M|website=Wamda}}</ref>
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It is known for mobile games such ''Admiral'', ''Asefat Al-Dababat'', ''Niba Harb 2'', ''Tank Storm'', ''Jaish Al-Foolath'', ''Call of War 2'', and ''Call of War 3''.<ref name="auto1">{{Cite web|url=https://venturebeat.com/2016/12/17/swedens-stillfront-group-buys-dubai-based-babil-games-for-17-million/|title=Sweden's Stillfront Group buys Dubai-based Babil Games for up to $17 million|date=December 17, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://aitnews.com/2016/12/18/شركة-عالمية-تستحوذ-على-شركة-الألعاب-ال/|title=شركة عالمية تستحوذ على شركة الألعاب العربية "بابل" مقابل 17 مليون دولار|date=December 18, 2016}}</ref> More than 50 percent of top-ten mobiles are published Babil Games.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://maaal.com/ict/2016/12/19/84439/|title=مجموعة سويدية تستحوذ على شركة ألعاب عربية|date=December 19, 2016}}</ref>
 
It is known for mobile games such ''Admiral'', ''Asefat Al-Dababat'', ''Niba Harb 2'', ''Tank Storm'', ''Jaish Al-Foolath'', ''Call of War 2'', and ''Call of War 3''.<ref name="auto1">{{Cite web|url=https://venturebeat.com/2016/12/17/swedens-stillfront-group-buys-dubai-based-babil-games-for-17-million/|title=Sweden's Stillfront Group buys Dubai-based Babil Games for up to $17 million|date=December 17, 2016}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://aitnews.com/2016/12/18/شركة-عالمية-تستحوذ-على-شركة-الألعاب-ال/|title=شركة عالمية تستحوذ على شركة الألعاب العربية "بابل" مقابل 17 مليون دولار|date=December 18, 2016}}</ref> More than 50 percent of top-ten mobiles are published Babil Games.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://maaal.com/ict/2016/12/19/84439/|title=مجموعة سويدية تستحوذ على شركة ألعاب عربية|date=December 19, 2016}}</ref>
  
The company has presence in the United Arab Emirates and [[Jordan]].<ref name="auto1"/><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.capital.bg/biznes/kompanii/2018/09/28/3317303_imperiiata_veche_e_shvedska/|title=Империята вече е шведска|website=www.capital.bg}}</ref>
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The company has presence in the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.<ref name="auto1"/><ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.capital.bg/biznes/kompanii/2018/09/28/3317303_imperiiata_veche_e_shvedska/|title=Империята вече е шведска|website=www.capital.bg}}</ref>
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
 
The company was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi, Abdullah Fahmi, and Hubertus Thonhauser.<ref name="auto"/>
 
The company was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi, Abdullah Fahmi, and Hubertus Thonhauser.<ref name="auto"/>
  
In 2017, Swedish gaming group, [[Stillfront Group]], acquired Babil Games for USD 17 million.<ref name="auto1"/>
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In 2017, Swedish gaming group, Stillfront Group, acquired Babil Games for USD 17 million.<ref name="auto1"/>
  
Babil Games has made localized versions of ''Strike of Nations'' in eight languages.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.jordannews.jo/Section-129/Technology/Babil-Games-develops-in-house-green-screen-for-virtual-production-5214|title=Babil Games develops in-house green screen for virtual production|date=July 20, 2021}}</ref> It is also publisher of ''Call of War 3'' which was a high-grossing game in the [[Middle East]] and [[North Africa]].<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.pocketgamer.me/ubisoft-king-unity-maysalward-speaking-pocket-gamer-connects-jordan/|title=شركة Ubisoft و King و Unity وميس الورد الأردنية في أول ظهور لها في مؤتمر الألعاب Pocket Gamer Connects Jordan|date=October 7, 2019}}</ref>
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Babil Games has made localized versions of ''Strike of Nations'' in eight languages.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.jordannews.jo/Section-129/Technology/Babil-Games-develops-in-house-green-screen-for-virtual-production-5214|title=Babil Games develops in-house green screen for virtual production|date=July 20, 2021}}</ref> It is also publisher of ''Call of War 3'' which was a high-grossing game in the Middle East and North Africa.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://www.pocketgamer.me/ubisoft-king-unity-maysalward-speaking-pocket-gamer-connects-jordan/|title=شركة Ubisoft و King و Unity وميس الورد الأردنية في أول ظهور لها في مؤتمر الألعاب Pocket Gamer Connects Jordan|date=October 7, 2019}}</ref>
  
 
In 2021, the company was included in the ''Great Place to Work'' list and also received Best Office Luxury Award.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://alghad.com/اعتماد-شركة-بابل-جيمس-كأفضل-بيئة-عمل-ف/|title=اعتماد شركة "بابل جيمس" كأفضل بيئة عمل في الأردن|date=June 28, 2021}}</ref>
 
In 2021, the company was included in the ''Great Place to Work'' list and also received Best Office Luxury Award.<ref>{{Cite web|url=https://alghad.com/اعتماد-شركة-بابل-جيمس-كأفضل-بيئة-عمل-ف/|title=اعتماد شركة "بابل جيمس" كأفضل بيئة عمل في الأردن|date=June 28, 2021}}</ref>

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Babil Games
Type Private
Industry Gaming
Area served Worldwide
Parent Stillfront Group
Website babilgames.com

Babil Games LLC is a mobile games publisher based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.[1][2][3] It is a subsidiary of Swedish gaming group, Stillfront Group.[4] Mohammed Fahmi is the chief executive officer of the company.[5][6]

It was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi and Abdullah Fahmi.[7]

It is known for mobile games such Admiral, Asefat Al-Dababat, Niba Harb 2, Tank Storm, Jaish Al-Foolath, Call of War 2, and Call of War 3.[8][9] More than 50 percent of top-ten mobiles are published Babil Games.[10]

The company has presence in the United Arab Emirates and Jordan.[8][11]

History

The company was founded in 2012 by Mohammed Fahmi, Abdullah Fahmi, and Hubertus Thonhauser.[7]

In 2017, Swedish gaming group, Stillfront Group, acquired Babil Games for USD 17 million.[8]

Babil Games has made localized versions of Strike of Nations in eight languages.[12] It is also publisher of Call of War 3 which was a high-grossing game in the Middle East and North Africa.[13]

In 2021, the company was included in the Great Place to Work list and also received Best Office Luxury Award.[14]

Games

Following are the some notable games published by Babil Games:[15]

  • Nida Harb 3[16]
  • Strike of Nations
  • Baloot Royale
  • War Storm
  • Rage of Kings
  • Tank Storm
  • Admiral

References

  1. "Arabic arrives on Apple's App Store". https://gulfnews.com/technology/arabic-arrives-on-apples-app-store-1.66528719. 
  2. Scowen, Charlie; Executive, Events Marketing. "Celebrate the fast-growing Middle East and North African games industry at Pocket Gamer Connects Digital #4". https://www.pocketgamer.biz/news/74890/celebrate-the-fast-growing-middle-east-and-north-african-games-industry-at-pocket-gamer-connects-digital-4/. 
  3. "المستثمرون يستهدفون مطوري الألعاب بالشرق الأوسط في ظل ازدهار الصناعة بالمنطقة". https://www.almaktouminitiatives.org/ar/middle-east-exchange/story/المستثمرون-يستهدفون-مطوري-الألعاب-بالشرق-الأوسط-في-ظل-ازدهار-الصناعة-بالمنطقة. 
  4. Staff, Reuters (December 16, 2016). "BRIEF-Stillfront acquires Dubai-based Babil Games". Reuters. https://www.reuters.com/article/idINASM00087X. 
  5. "'Jordan poised to become hub for Arab game producers'". November 12, 2016. http://www.jordantimes.com/news/local/jordan-poised-become-hub-arab-game-producers%E2%80%99. 
  6. الوطن, جريدة. ""هواوي" تطلق منصةAppTouch الرقمية لشركات الاتصالات العالمية خلال مؤتمر الألعاب الرقمية 2019". https://alwatan.ae/?p=449812. 
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Babil Games acquired for $17M". https://www.wamda.com/2016/12/babil-games-acquired-17m. 
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 "Sweden's Stillfront Group buys Dubai-based Babil Games for up to $17 million". December 17, 2016. https://venturebeat.com/2016/12/17/swedens-stillfront-group-buys-dubai-based-babil-games-for-17-million/. 
  9. "شركة عالمية تستحوذ على شركة الألعاب العربية "بابل" مقابل 17 مليون دولار". December 18, 2016. https://aitnews.com/2016/12/18/شركة-عالمية-تستحوذ-على-شركة-الألعاب-ال/. 
  10. "مجموعة سويدية تستحوذ على شركة ألعاب عربية". December 19, 2016. https://maaal.com/ict/2016/12/19/84439/. 
  11. "Империята вече е шведска". https://www.capital.bg/biznes/kompanii/2018/09/28/3317303_imperiiata_veche_e_shvedska/. 
  12. "Babil Games develops in-house green screen for virtual production". July 20, 2021. https://www.jordannews.jo/Section-129/Technology/Babil-Games-develops-in-house-green-screen-for-virtual-production-5214. 
  13. "شركة Ubisoft و King و Unity وميس الورد الأردنية في أول ظهور لها في مؤتمر الألعاب Pocket Gamer Connects Jordan". October 7, 2019. https://www.pocketgamer.me/ubisoft-king-unity-maysalward-speaking-pocket-gamer-connects-jordan/. 
  14. "اعتماد شركة "بابل جيمس" كأفضل بيئة عمل في الأردن". June 28, 2021. https://alghad.com/اعتماد-شركة-بابل-جيمس-كأفضل-بيئة-عمل-ف/. 
  15. "Mobile Games". https://babilgames.com/games/. 
  16. "تحميل لعبة نداء الحرب Nida Harb 3 اللعبة الرائعة للاندرويد مجانا". November 10, 2020. https://mobtelapp.net/nida-harb/.