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Founded in 1991, Epic Games is the creator of Fortnite,

About Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is the creator of Fortnite,
Founded in 1991, Epic Games is the creator of Fortnite, Unreal, Gears of War, Shadow Complex, and the Infinity Blade series of games. Epic’s Unreal Engine technology brings high-fidelity, interactive experiences to PC, console, mobile, AR, VR and the Web. Unreal Engine is freely available at unrealengine.com. For more information, visit epicgames.com and check out @EpicGames.

Epic Games owns video game developer Chair Entertainment and cloud-based software developer Cloudgine, and operates eponymous sub-studios in Seattle, England, Berlin, Yokohama and Seoul. Key personnel at EpicGames include chief executive officer Tim Sweeney, lead programmer Steve Polge and art director Chris Perna.Tencent acquired a 40% stake in the company in 2012, after EpicGames realized that the video game industry was heavily developing towards the games as a service model.