Reflections & Lessons Learned from Roblox, After More Than a Decade of Partnership

Roblox CEO in front of NYSE
A photo I snapped of Roblox founder and CEO David Baszucki this morning

Investors, take a second look. Founders, keep iterating.

A screenshot from our notes in 2008 in First Round’s Salesforce account.
A screenshot from our notes in 2008 in First Round’s Salesforce account.
Here, Max and a buddy can be seen playing on the first day avatar clothing was introduced on Roblox, discovering that pants can be underpants.
Here, Max and a buddy can be seen playing on the first day avatar clothing was introduced on Roblox, discovering that pants can be underpants.

Slow vs. fast bake: Patience and non-linear growth.

Me and Roblox CEO Dave Baszucki in 2019.
Me and Roblox CEO Dave Baszucki in 2019.
Chart showing Roblox’s valuation growth that says: Valuation growth isn’t linear
A wall lined with letters from young Roblox fans

Looking to the future

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