How to Publish a Game in Roblox

Roblox provides the opportunity to create games of your own using Roblox Studio and it provides almost all the tools and features that other popular gaming developing platforms provide. Creating a game is also a lengthy process but publishing it once you have created a game doesn’t require much of an effort. So, if you are looking for the process for publishing the game on Roblox and do not know where you can find your published games then read this guide.

Publishing Game on Roblox

The publishing phase come when you have created the game and here are few steps that you need to follow to get your game published successfully:

Step 1: Open the Roblox Studio and click on the “My Games”, next click on the game you want to publish:

Step 2: Next save the game by clicking on the option “Save to Roblox”:

Add the relevant details for the game like its name, description, and genre; once you are done click on “Save” button:

You may get the error of “Save Failed” but don’t worry, click on the “Retry” icon and your game will be saved.

Step 3: In the File menu now click on “Publish to Roblox”:

If you want to add more maps in the game or want to replace it with your any other game, then use the option “Publish to Roblox As…”:

Next select the game you want to publish:

After that add either click on “Add as a new place” or select the game and click on overwrite icon:

This option is mainly used when you already have a game published, once the game is published successfully, a window will appear saying “Successfully published!”:

Step 4: Open your Roblox account and click on the “Profile” option from the ellipsis menu on the left:

Next click on the “Creations” and you will come across all the games you published on Roblox. The game will appear in your creation after 10 to 15 mins as Roblox curation process verify the game first before publishing it on the platform:

Next click on the game and press the play button to play your game:

Step 5: If you want to configure the game on Roblox then click on “Configure this Place” option in the ellipsis menu on the top right side in the game page:

Here you can customize game settings like adding permission, changing the game icon, category of the game and bunch of other stuff:

So, this is how you can publish the game on Roblox and enjoy it with your friends.

Q: How Much Time Does It Take to Publish a Game on Roblox?
Apparently, there is no such fixed time mentioned but if your game is right according to the terms and conditions of Roblox then it takes around 10 to 15 mins approximately to appear in your creations.

Q: Is It Possible to Make Money by Publishing Games on Roblox?
Yes, Roblox provides the game developers 25 percent for the game earning under their “Developer Exchange Program”. Moreover, a game developer should earn 100,000 Robux to withdraw the money that would be around $350.

Q: Is Publishing a Game on Roblox Free?
Yes, publishing games on Roblox is completely free as it encourages the players to create games for free.


Creating games has now been made easy as there are several platforms that provide such opportunity, but Roblox is ranked one of the best among them. This is because it’s free and one can test the game and can take suggestions from the players to improve the gaming experience. Publishing the game on Roblox is completely free and you can publish it by going into the file menu of Roblox studio.

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Aaliyan Javaid

I am an electrical engineer and a technical blogger. My keen interest in embedded systems has led me to write and share my knowledge about them.