|Key people||Semyon Voinov (Founder)
Efim Voinov (Founder)
Misha Lyalin (Chairman & CEO)
ZeptoLab is a Russian entertainment and gaming company best known for developing the game Cut the Rope, which has been downloaded more than 400 million times since its release and can be played on major platforms including Android, iOS, HTML5, OS X,Nintendo DSi and Nintendo 3DS.
ZeptoLab has also announced licensing and merchandising partnerships for Cut the Rope and its popular character, Om Nom.
ZeptoLab was founded in 2010 by self-taught twins Efim and Semyon Voinov, who have been making games since the age of ten. “Zepto,” a math prefix meaning 10−21, was “meant to signify how truly boutique their operation was.”
ZeptoLab has not received any external funding to produce their games.
List of games released
- Parachute Ninja (February 2010)
- Cut the Rope (October 2010)
- Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift (December 2010)
- Cut the Rope: Experiments (August 2011)
- Pudding Monsters (December 2012)
- Cut the Rope: Time Travel (April 2013)
- Cut the Rope 2 (December 2013 on iOS, March 2014 on Android)
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