Sony has announced a strategic investment program under which it will invest $ 250 million in Epic Games, which created the hit game Fortnite. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this will allow Sony to acquire its minority stake.
A joint statement from the partners emphasizes that the investment “enables Sony and Epic to expand their partnership through Sony’s core portfolio of entertainment assets and technologies,” as well as through “Epic's social entertainment platform and digital ecosystem, providing a unique experience for both consumers. and for the creators. "Sony's Epic deal is subject to the usual regulatory approval and approval conditions.
As a reminder, the Fortnite shooter debuted in 2017. The game is a survival simulator in which players By choosing one of four classes (Ninja, Commando, Outlander and Builder), must join forces to build a fort and hold back the onslaught of bloodthirsty zombies.
At the end of 2019 "Fortnite"competed for the title of "best esports game" during the presentation of the annual The Game Awards.
The Topic of Article: Sony to Build Quarter Billion in Fortnite.