01 Laser fast install
> brew install nakama cockroachdb > cockroach start --background; # database engine > nakama migrate up; # run once per install/upgrade > nakama
What you can build
Nakama is the open-source scalable server that makes building social and realtime games dramatically easier. Build any kind of gameplay from MMO/MOBA and PvP to all kinds of casual social games.
Built for any cloud
Nakama is cloud-agnostic. Easily switch between cloud providers and avoid lock-in or run it on private servers. Learn more
Use built-in social graph for friends and groups, add social login and you can build your own community of players in game. Learn more
With the realtime multiplayer engine, matchmake queries and in-game chat you can build modern engaging games. Learn more
Core Game APIs
First-class APIs for guilds, leaderboards, player data and more lets you spend less time writing server code. Learn more
Nakama leverages cutting edge database technology to ensure your data is always safe at scale.
Nakama automatically self heals in bad network conditions and hardware degradation so your players always have access to your games.
Download Nakama to your personal machine and develop using the exact same server as you'd run and scale in the cloud. Learn more
OSS Apache Licence
Nakama is free software, released under Apache license v2.0. Nakama has an active and growing developer community. Learn more
03 Community Users
Loved and used by many...
04 System Architecture
Built for developers
We measure our success in how little server code you have to write. Quickly integrate our simple, composable APIs that are battle-tested for scale and built for high availability. Nakama lets you spend your development time on app improvements and ship them faster.
- Libraries that play nice with your existing stack for desktop, web, iOS, and Android — from Unity and Unreal to Defold.
- World-class documentation, guides, and scripts that make building any gameplay experience simple and easy.
- Upgrade your mission critical live games without downtime or surprises.
- Chat directly with our friendly engineers anytime if you need support. Join the community on Gitter.