Fortnite Mania Fuels Epic Growth to $8.5 Billion


Epic Games’ profits on the game have made “legendary character” Tim Sweeney a billionaire.

Tim Sweeney made Fortnite a phenomenon by doing something that sounds crazy: He gave it away.

That strategy has made him a billionaire.

In an industry chock-a-block with monster hits, such as Candy Crush and Pokemon GoFortnite’s popularity isn’t surprising. Its revenues are. Between the release of the current version in September and the end of May, Fortnite brought in more than $1.2 billion, according to SuperData Research. As of early June, it has been played by 125 million people…

Fortnite Mania Fuels Epic Growth to $8.5 Billion

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