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Nakama is the leading open source game server framework for building online multiplayer games in Godot, Unity, Unreal Engine, MonoGame, LibGDX, Defold, Cocos2d, Phaser, Macroquad and more.
Nakama is equipped with all the real-time multiplayer and social and competitive features you need for your game - all customizable from the client and on the server with Go, TypeScript and Lua.
How to Make real-time client server multiplayer games, customize the multiplayer matchmaker algorithms, add daily rewards to your game, create leaderboards in you game, add in-game currencies to your game, add real-time in-game chat.
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Social and Competitive Features
Core game technologies and infrastructure to accelerate your development and operations.
Real-time online multiplayer games
Build the best competitive games
Social features for every game
Develop the ultimate custom game server
Build scalable multiplayer games with Nakama Open Source.
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Nakama by Numbers
Used by 500k game developers, studios and publishers.
Developed since 2015, with more than 60 releases.
Proven scalability with performance tests up to 2 million CCU.
Handles gameplay for over 1 billion players and counting.
Supporting our customers bring in over $1 billion in annual revenue.
Nakama serves over 1 trillion requests per month.