After investing in Epic Games last year, Sony invested another $ 200 million yesterday. Small step for Sony but big leap for the industry.
Epic Games, owner of big names such as Fortnite, Rocket League and Unreal Engine, received an additional $ 200 million investment from Sony after announcing that it has completed its $ 1 billion investment tour. Sony continues to invest in Epic Games. It had previously made a strategic investment of $ 250 million in July 2020 and has minority shares in the company.
Sony continues to invest in Epic Games
Epic Games CEO, following Sony’s investment in Epic Games Tim Sweeney “We are grateful to our new and existing investors who support our vision of Epic and Metaverse,” he said. “Their investments will help accelerate our work on creating connected social experiences in Fortnite, Rocket League and Fall Guys, while empowering game developers and content creators with Unreal Engine, Epic Online Services and Epic Games Store.
Sony CEO Kenichiro Yoshida said: “Epic continues to deliver revolutionary experiences through the latest technologies that support creators in games and the digital entertainment industry. We are excited to strengthen our collaboration to deliver new entertainment experiences to people from all over the world. I sincerely believe that its power is in line with our purpose of filling the world with emotions. “
In addition, some news started to circulate on the internet before Sony made this investment in Epic Games. Horizon Zero Dawn Making such an investment on the rumors that the main character Aloy, which you will know from the game, will be coming to the Fortnite game strengthens the possibilities. You can also express your opinions in the comments.