About Us

We turn mobile games into chart-topping hits.

Lion Studios is a mobile games publishing studio based in San Francisco, California with offices across the globe. Our mission is to publish fun, entertaining games that are played by people all over the world.

Our team of gamers, designers, developers, and analysts partner with you through every step of the game development process.

How we help developers like you

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Experienced and passionate team

Get strategic advice from our experts on how to grow your game.

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Space to test and strategically iterate your mobile game

We partner with you to try out new creative ads and monetization strategies, constantly looking for better iterations.

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Continued access to all our resources

You’ll not only get access to AppLovin’s mobile gaming experts, but AppLovin’s suite of online developer tools to improve and market your game.

Our Beliefs & Values

Here at Lion Studios, we’re a tight-knit team of innovators, doers, and leaders. We value hard work, and great ideas — join us and create your mobile gaming legacy!


We’re direct, respectful, and build trust within our team.


We empower our team to take smart risks so we can move quickly and create better games.


We inspire others with our hunger for excellence and care intensely about success.


We always support each other and constantly improve through open and proactive communication.

Our Story

Lion Studios is a mobile game publishing studio with offices in San Francisco, Berlin, and Shanghai.

Since our launch in 2018, we’ve published 67 games with 13 games reaching #1 in the charts and many more breaking the top 10.

April 20, 2018
Love Balls from SuperTapx launched with Lion — reached #1 in App Store in 63 countries and #1 in Google Play in 54 countries — in just one day.

July 2018
Official launch of the Lion Studios brand!

July 12, 2018
Lion Studios launched the first Ultimate Game Changers Contest — selecting four mobile games based on virality and stickiness — proving to have the most promise to become the next chart-topper.

August 28, 2019
i Peel Good from Alpha Potato launched with Lion reaching #1 in App Store in 17 countries and #1 in Google Play in 4 countries.

October 9, 2019
Icing On The Cake from Alpha Potato launched with Lion reaching #1 in App Store in 40 countries and #1 in Google Play in 22 countries.

January 2020
We’ve reached a new year, and a new decade! We’re celebrating launching 44 games in 2019 and more to come!


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