Latest press release
27 July 2017
Gaming startup Quizdom acquired by friends4media Group
The gaming startup Quizdom has been acquired by the German-based friends4media Group. Quizdom
is the largest game app in Greece with more than 2 million users and the TV-show “Quizdom The
Show”. It was founded in 2014. Since then, its flaghship app has been installed on more than half of the
country’s smartphones. In 2017, Quizdom also added Germany and UK to its reach. The European
gaming company friends4media is based in Germany and will position Quizdom as a core brand inside
Managing Director Thomas Koller comments: “We have worked with Quizdom in the past and are
excited to move closer together. We are currently working on several Quizdom spin off's and preparing
launches in Europe, Asia and South America. We are looking forward to have Quizdom as a core brand
in our worldwide expansion and are eager to provide superb gaming experiences to players around the
Quizdom’s founder Dr. Triantafyllos Xylouris adds: “This is great news for our customers and both of
our companies. With friends4media’s help, we will be able to provide new and exciting games to our
current players and scale those world-wide. Finally, this is a confirmation of the amazing Quizdom
team, which now gets a strong partner to leverage their skills and current success.”
Recently, Quizdom won the Startupper award for the best mature Greek startup and the Hellenic
Entrepreneurship Award for Quizdom Education. The latter project is a separate entity inside Quizdom,
and aims to revolutionize the way students prepare for exams. This project has attracted tremendous
interest in Greece and Asian countries, where competition at university-entry exams is extremely high.
Quizdom and Quizdom Education will be lead in Greece by Managing Director Christos Tsounis.
Founder Triantafyllos Xylouris will move to the board of friends4media and help the group at its
international expansion. As many new hires will be necessary, Quizdom strongly encourages interested
candidates to be on the lookout for upcoming job openings.