Sina Technologies News, Beijing time on the morning of October 29, news, Epic Games developed a popular series of games, "Fortress Night" let the company's fame and fortune double.
The developers behind the global video game have completed a new $1.25 billion round of financing, including KKR
The diversified company covers most areas of the entertainment world, including technology, traditional sports, E-sports and live events. According to people familiar with the matter, after the deal, the valuation of Epic Games amounted to $15 billion.
For a closed company like Epic Games, it is rare to admit new investors. The company is now CEO Tim
Launch Fortress Night for free on Epic Games and introduce compelling
Months after the game was launched, Fortress Night earned $1.2 billion in sales, making Sweeney, the company's controlling shareholder, a billionaire. Tencent bought a 40% stake in Epic Games at a valuation of $825 million. Other minority shareholders include Walter.
In addition to Fortress Night and other games, Epic Games, based in Carrey, N.C., has also developed Unreal Engine