Roblox Facts for Kids – 5 Revolutionary Facts about Roblox

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Updated on: Educator Review By: Michelle Connolly

We all lovee playing games! Let’s learn five revolutionary Roblox facts for kids.

Roblox Facts for Kids Fact Number 1: Roblox Was Created in 2006

Roblox is an online game platform and game creation system developed by Roblox Corporation. Users have the ability to program games and play games created by other users. It was created by David Baszucki and Erik Cassel in 2004 and released in 2006, making it over 15 years old. Dynablocks was actually the original name for Roblox.

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Roblox Facts for Kids Fact Number 2: Roblox Currency Is Known as “Robux”

Roblox allows gamers to buy, sell, and create virtual items which can be used to decorate their virtual character. Every user has their own character which acts as their avatar on the platform. Clothes can be bought by any user but only players with a Premium membership can sell virtual clothes to other players. The currency that users use to buy items in Roblox is known as Robux. Similar to how Sims use simoleons. The more Robux a user has the more accessories they can buy for their avatar. It is important to always ask a parent or guardian’s permission before buying Robux.

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Roblox Facts for Kids Fact Number 3: There Are Millions of Games on Roblox

There are over 40 million games on Roblox and this number is constantly growing. Games are known as “experiences” in the Roblox world. With this many games it is impossible for anyone to play every single game on Roblox. The good thing is that there is plenty of choice for you to choose from. You are sure to find a game you like.

Adopt Me! Is now a game about collectible pets. Players can trade their pets with other players kind of like how people trade Pokemon cards. Adopt Me! Has been played over 20 billion times and this number will rise even more. Have you ever played the game?

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Roblox Facts for Kids Fact Number 5: Roblox Is Known for a Famous Sound

Roblox has a popular sound effect which is an “oof” sound. Although it sounds like “oof” the word is actually “uuuuh”. This is a sound that a character makes when it dies in a game or if the game resets. The sound has become so popular that now when people hear it they are reminded of Roblox straight away.  Roblox even has a soundtrack called ‘uuuuuh.wav’. Roblox can be accessed on many different platforms such as mobile or PC and what’s even better is that friends can play multiplayer games on other devices too. The majority of Roblox users play the game on their mobiles.

We hope you enjoyed learning more things about Roblox much as we loved teaching you about it. Now that you know how majestic this technology is, you can move on to learn about other technologies like: coding, AI, Robotics, Computer and Java.

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