In the year 2002, Alexander Rösner laid the foundation for one of the world's most successful companies in the Free-to-Play online games industry, with the browser game OGame. Just one year later he founded Gameforge together with Klaas Kersting. In 2006, Gameforge brought what has become Europe's most successful MMO, Metin2, to Germany. With the game's success, the player numbers grew, along with the company itself. Gameforge now employs 500 members of staff. Over 400 million registered players immerse themselves into the fascinating worlds of more than 20 games every day; which are available in over 50 languages.