Epic Games, the publisher of the vieojuego Fortnite, announced that it raised a thousand 780 million dollars from several investors and that this raised the value of the firm to about 17 thousand 300 million dollars. This is, without doubt, a capitalization important part of the company by virtue of its cross-platform game that, from 2017, it has gained a great popularity at the global level.
This amount includes $ 250 million already announced in July by Sony, as well as amounts invested by the companies Baillie Gifford, Fidelity, Lightspeed Venture Partners, the pension fund of teachers in Ontario, the investor David Tepper and funds managed by BlackRock and T. Rowe Price. In addition, investors already present in the capital of the publisher of video games, KKR and Smash Ventures, increased their participation, said a press release.
Fortnite was announced in 2011 and released in 2017, released as different software packages have different game modes, sharing the same engine and mechanics. The video game is available to be played on different platforms of desktop and mobile as PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Windows, IOS, and Android.
Also Provided, in Mexico, according to official data, some of the games more Epic Games are Ooblets, Grand Theft Auto, Assasin”s Creed Odyssey, Rainbow Six Siege and SnowRunner.
With information from AFP