Club Penguin History

Here, I will show you the story of this game named Club Penguin. I will don’t tell the entire story but I will put a timeline of every event in Club Penguin. Enjoy!

CLUB PENGUIN BETA VERSION ERA (August 2005-October 24, 2005)

August 2005

August 22, 2005: Club Penguin opens beta version

August 23, 2005: Mancala game removed from 1st floor of Coffee Shop

September 2005

September 12, 2005: Snow Forts added

September 21, 2005: Beta Test Party, peaking 155 penguins online at the same time

September 23, 2005: Newspaper Icon moves to the top left of the screen

September 27, 2005: “Find Buddy” feature added

October 2005

October 14, 2005: Account activation added. Beta testers had to activate their accounts to use Club Penguin

October 24, 2005: Club Penguin finally launched!!! Every unactivated account from the beta version was deleted.

October 27, 2005: Halloween party begins. Party only lasted for one day.

CLUB PENGUIN FULL VERSION ERA (November 2005-August 2007)

November 2005

November 1, 2005: New Clothing Catalog

November 1, 2005: Colors added to the catalog. Users will now buy different colors for their accounts.

November 2, 2005: Pay by Cash method to pay membership added

November 3, 2005: Sport Shop added

November 14, 2005: Room router feature added.

November 14, 2005: Buddy lists are limited to 100 buddies for nonmembers and 200 for members.

November 18, 2005: New Sled Races in Ski Hill

November 21, 2005: Little creatures were found around Club Penguin. One of these creatures was captured, and was discovered to be safe on November 23, 2005.

November 22, 2005: Igloo upgrades added. Now, the penguins can upgrade their igloos.

November 25, 2005: Buddy lists increased to 300 buddies for everyone, members and nonmembers.

December 2005

December 1, 2005: New Clothing Catalog

December 5, 2005: New Test Server

December 7, 2005: Paypal was added as method to pay membership.

December 8, 2005: The creatures found in Club Penguin are named “Puffles”.

December 14, 2005: New server added

December 14, 2005: Puffle Round-Up game added.

December 15, 2005: New Furniture Catalog

December 20, 2005: New Igloo Update: Igloos can be seen in the map.

December 22, 2005: Christmas Party begins

December 29, 2005: A new moderator joined to the CP staff: Gizmo.

December 30, 2005: New levels added to Astro Barrier.

January 2006

January 5, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

January 14, 2006: New Furniture Catalog

January 16, 2006: Test Server added

January 16, 2006: Clothing item added in the test server

January 23, 2006: A second clothing item added in the test server

January 25, 2006: Watching feature is added to Mancala.

January 27, 2006: Luau Party Begins

February 2006

February 5, 2006: Igloo Decoration Contest

February ?, 2006: New Servers added

February ?, 2006: Pizza Parlor Opening

February 27, 2006: Club Penguin Website upgraded

March 2006

March 3, 2006: Shoes added to the catalog

Match 3, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

March 6, 2006: Club Penguin debuts at

March 6, 2006: A subforum dedicated to Club Penguin is made in Miniclip. This one turns in the official Club Penguin forums and one of the first CP forums in the history.

March 10, 2006: Ice Fishing added

March 17, 2006: Puffles are available to adopt

March 17, 2006: First pin hidden: The Shamrock pin

March 17, 2006: Pet Shop added

March 17, 2006: St. Patrick Day Party begins

March 24, 2006: Australian servers added

March 31, 2006: April Fools Party

March 31, 2006: New Pin

April 2006

April 7, 2006: SMS added as method to pay membership (UK only)

April 7, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

April 14, 2006: Buddy indicator feature in servers added

April 14, 2006: New Pin

April 27, 2006: Find Four added to the lodge attic

April 27, 2006: New Room added, the LODGE ATTIC

April 28, 2006: Three new tables of find four added in the ski lodge

April 28, 2006: New Pin

May 2006

May 4, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

May 4, 2006: Backgrounds added to the clothing catalog

May 11, 2006: New Pin

May 18, 2006: New Furniture Catalog

May 18, 2006: Postcards feature added

May 25, 2006: New Pin

May 25, 2006: Underground Opening

June 2006

June 2, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

June 5, 2006: Cart Surfer game added

June 9, 2006: New Pin

June 16, 2006: Summer Party begins

June 23, 2006: New Pin

June 30, 2006: Agent HQ Updated

July 2006

July 7, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

July 7, 2006: New Pin

July 11, 2006: Server Upgrade

July 14, 2006: Western Party Begins

July 21, 2006: “The Band’s Lost Instruments” Scavenger Hunt begins

July 21, 2006: New Pin

August 2006

August 4, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

August 4, 2006: New Pin

August 11, 2006: Sports Party begins

August 18, 2006: New Pin

August 25, 2006: New Puffle added to the Puffle family: The Purple Puffle

August 25, 2006: First ever Mission in Agent HQ; Case of the Missing Puffles.

August 31, 2006: Club Penguin Shop opens

September 2006

September 1, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

September 1, 2006: New Pin

September 7, 2006: New Servers added to American and Australian servers.

September 15, 2006: “Lightbulb” Scavenger Hunt begins

September 15, 2006: New Furniture Catalog

September 15, 2006: New Pin

September 22, 2006: Lighthouse Opening Party

September 29, 2006: The ACP or Army of Club Penguin is created becoming the first organized army in Club Penguin.

September 29, 2006: “Walking your puffle” feature added

September 29, 2006: New Pin

October 2006

October 4, 2006: New Version of Club Penguin added (version 1.2)

October 4, 2006: Bad penguin names option added to report menu

October 4, 2006: Spyphone moved to player card

October 6, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

October 13, 2006: Rockhopper’s first arrival

October 13, 2006: New Pin

October 24, 2006:  First CP Anniversary Party begins

October 27, 2006: Halloween Party begins

October 27, 2006: New Pin

October 27, 2006: An eclipse covers Club Penguin in darkness, right during the halloween party.

November 2006

November 1, 2006: New servers added to Canada

November 3, 2006: New Clothing Catalog

November 6, 2006: Jetpack Adventure added

November 10, 2006: New Pin

November 24, 2006: Color Party begins

November 24, 2006: “Bath your Puffle” feature added

November 24, 2006: New Pin

November 27, 2006: New Mission added; G’s Secret Mission

  • December 2006
    -New Stuff added to the CP Shop (keychains and shirts)
    -Rockhopper’s second arrival
    -Red Puffle added
    -Coolest Igloo ever added: Snow Globe.
    -Christmas Party begins
  • January 2007
    -Igloo Flooring Added
    -New Section added to Fun Stuff page in CP site
    -Winter Fiesta Begins
    -Tour Guides added
    -Drawing Contest begins
  • February 2007
    -Festival of Snow begins
    -Rockhopper’s third arrival
    -New Valentine’s Day Post Cards added
    -Ice Palace igloo added
    -Pizzatron 3000 added to Pizza Parlor
    -Message in a bottle seen in telescope
  • March 2007
    -The official Club Penguin forums were made by Miniclip and CP staff.
    -Buddy Icon disabled by a few days
    -New Servers added
    -Rockhopper’s fourth arrival
    -St. Patrick Day Party begins
    -New Mission added
    -Message in a bottle seen in telescope
    -April Fools party begins
  • April 2007
    -Easter Scavenger Hunt II
    -New Stage in the Lighthouse
    -Pirate Party begins
    -Rockhopper’s fifth arrival
    -New room added to the Migrator
  • May 2007
    -“How to draw a penguin” guide added
    -First hints of a second beach
    -Forest’s grand opening by the map
    -Cove opening party begins
  • June 2007
    -Catchin’ Waves added
    -Summer Party Begins
    -Rockhopper’s Sixth Arrival
    -Polls added to CP website
    -New Surfing Levels added to Catchin’ Waves
  • July 2007
    -Fireworks for USA Independence Day
    -Flooding in the pool expands to the entire underground
    -Water Party begins
    -Aquarium Igloo added to igloo catalog
    -Numbers removed from chat
    -Rockhopper’s seventh arrival
    -Eyepatch replaced by Rockhopper background (signed by Rockhopper) when you find Rockhopper.
  • August 2007
    -Club Penguin joined with Disney
    -First ever “Best Outfit” contest
    -Rockhopper’s eighth arrival
    -New Mission added
    -Ski Hill sled races disabled due to Avalanche in the mountain
    -Tent igloo added to igloo catalog
    -Camp Penguin party begins
    -Sport shop updated with sport stuff
  • September 2007
    -New Wakeboards added to Ballistic Biscuit
    -Rockhopper’s ninth arrival
    -The biggest party ever (The Fall Fair) begins!
    -New prizes added to prize booth in fall fair
    -New game added to Ballistic Biscuit: HYDRO-HOPPER!
  • October 2007
    -New Wigs Catalog added
    -New Happy emote added (isn’t it cute?)
    -Jack-O-Lantern Igloo added to igloo catalog
    -CP Second Anniversary Party
    -2006-2007 Yearbook added
    -Halloween Party begins
    -Comics added
  • November 2007
    -Voting for Surprise Party in Newspaper
    -Rockhopper’s tenth arrival
    -New Stage added
    -New Surprise Party: Western Party!
    -First hints of Coins for Change project
    -Yellow Puffles added to Puffle Family
  • December 2007
    -“Skull” and “Heart” emote removed
    -New Emotes added
    -New Stage play added (The Twelfth Fish)
    -Coins for Change project begins
    -CP Game Cards added to US stores to pay membership
    -Christmas Party Begins
  • January 2008
    -“Heart” emote is back to the emotes
    -New Stage play added (Squidzoid VS Shadow Guy and Gamma Gal)
    -New Igloo Storage added
    -The Migrator chashes with a little iceberg
    -Fiesta Party II Begins
    -New Mission added
    -Rockhopper’s eleventh arrival (first arrival without the Migrator)
    -New CP Blog Update added
    -New Igloo Music added
  • February 2008
    -“Save the Migrator” project begins
    -New Play added (Blue Team’s Rally Debut)
    -Screenhog becomes part of the CP Blog Team
    -New Construction of Submarine begins
    -Underwater Party begins
    -Aqua Grabber added
    -First pieces of the Migrator appears in the Beach
  • March 2008
    -Update at Jetpack Adventure
    -First hint of the “Club Penguin Improvement Project”
    -First ever play coming back to Stage: Space Adventure
    -Paint by Letters game launched
    -St. Patrick Day III begins
    -Second 2005-2006 Yearbook added
    -Easter Scavenger Hunt begins
    -WACKY! April Fools Party begins
    -Penguins are turned in puffles in test servers!
  • April 2008
    -New Club Penguin homepage
    -Club Penguin game improved
    -Club Penguin UK opens
    -CP Event at British Zoo due to Club Penguin headquarters at UK
    -Clock Tower suffers technical troubles due to the target’s dissapareance.
    -Mission 7 begins.


Beta Test Party

parties1.png Beta Hat

parties2.png Club Penguin map in beta days

parties8.png Beta Party in Town

parties9.png Beta Party in Coffee Shop Second Floor

Halloween Party 2005:

Christmas Party 2005:

Luau Party:

St. Valentine Day’s Party:

Pizza Parlor Opening:

April Fools Party 2006:

Cave Party:

Summer Party:

Western Party:

Sports Party:


This is everything!





29 Responses

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  2. Yes it’s SOOOOOOOO COOL! I never did know that the Pool ounce did not have a pool… dose that make sense??

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  4. awesome new page

  5. Tom Y thank you so much for putting all that work into this page. I love it!

  6. Thanks for putting so much work into this page. I love it!


  8. Thank-you for giving these pictures because these pictures are rare
    PS.My new knowledge is when the pipe has no pool

  9. ur a beta tester? 😦 no fair

  10. Crazy can i copy them onto my site and give you a link to your site??

  11. While you give me credit, you can use it. 🙂

    By the way, what is your website?


  12. 😀
    Cpskater :mrgreen:

  13. Hey tomY how are those chat rooms still open cause i wanna try to get to the crab chat and stuff.
    :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:


  15. cp the best

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  17. 😀 i will do it

  18. Hi. aum does anyone knows the WHOLE history? I mean from the start of Club Penguin to oct. 2008. I would be very thankfull for this, couse im doing a research and you would really help me out.

    Thank you.

    TomY: I am working on updating until TODAY.

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