To play ROBLOX online, first register for an account on ROBLOX.com, then select or create a game to play with other users. ROBLOX is an online multi-player platform that allows players to design and create their own games.
ROBLOX.com is a website that allows users to create their own multi-player mini games. Players must have an account on the website in order to play the games.
All the games on ROBLOX are created using the platform's game creation tools. Therefore the games all share similar graphics and character design, though the environments and game play vary widely. Registered users create custom avatars that appear the same in all of the mini games. During game play, players perform various tasks and have the option to interact and chat with other ROBLOX users.
The ROBLOX platform is not specifically aimed at children, though according to CommonSenseMedia.org it is generally safe for children 10 years of age and older. For players under the age of 13, the game offers a safe chat mode as well as options for parental supervision. The game creation tool may help players of all ages learn and develop game design skills. The ROBLOX platform is also available in a mobile format for Android devices.