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Epic Games is a video game and software development company. It develops games for PCs, consoles, mobiles, VRs, and the web. The company also offers game engine technologies to developers worldwide. Epic Games provides Unreal, Gears of War, Fortnite, and Infinity Blade series of games.
TypePrivate
Founded1991
HQCary, NC, US
Websiteepicgames.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureC-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)5,317(+2%)
Job Openings464
Revenue (Y, 2019)$4.2 B(-25%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Epic Games

Tim Sweeney

Tim Sweeney

Founder, CEO
Mark Rein

Mark Rein

Vice President, Co-Founder
Kim Libreri

Kim Libreri

CTO
John Farnsworth

John Farnsworth

VP of Operations
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Epic Games Office Locations

Epic Games has offices in Cary and Bertrange
Cary, NC, US (HQ)
620 Crossroads Blvd
Bertrange, LU
33 - 39 Rue du puits Romain
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Epic Games Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1991

Epic Games total Funding

$4.4 b

Epic Games latest funding size

$1 b

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Epic Games investors

Epic Games's latest funding round in April 2021 was reported to be $1 b. In total, Epic Games has raised $4.4 b. Epic Games's latest valuation is reported to be $28.9 b.
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Epic Games Revenue

Epic Games's revenue was reported to be $4.2 b in Y, 2019 which is a 25% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2019)

4.2b

Revenue growth (Y, 2018 - Y, 2019), %

(25%)

EBITDA (Y, 2019)

730.0m

Market valuation

28.9b
USDY, 2108EY, 2019

Revenue

5.6b4.2b

Revenue growth, %

(25%)

EBITDA

2.9b730.0m

EBITDA margin, %

52%17%
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

3.8m
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Epic Games Operating Metrics

Jun, 2018Sep, 2018Q1, 2019May, 2019

Fortnite Android Installs

15 m

Global Player Spending (iOS), Fortnite

$119.4 m

Global Player Spending to Date (iOS), Fortnite

$630.4 m

Registered Players (Fornite)

125 m
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Epic Games Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RAD Game Tools IncJanuary 07, 2021
SuperAwesomeSeptember 28, 2020
Cubic MotionMarch 13, 2020
QuixelNovember 13, 2019
HousepartyJune 12, 2019
KamuOctober 10, 2018

Epic Games Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Epic Games Online and Social Media Presence

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Epic Games Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    67/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    67/100

  • Diversity

    D

    57/100

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Epic Games News and Updates

A Taylor Swift-inspired ode to Epic Games v. Apple

A spoof of Taylor Swift's "Cardigan" in honor of the Epic Games v. Apple trial. Read More

Epic Games launches Unreal Engine 5 early access, shows massive 3D scenes

Epic Games launched the early access version of Unreal Engine 5, which can create massive 3D scenes for video games.

Epic Games vs. Apple: Here’s the trial’s likeliest outcome

Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers will likely opt for a compromise. Read More

The ACCC is trying to insert itself into the App Store fight between Apple and Epic Games

Competition regulator the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) is applying to the Federal Court to appear as part of a local legal battle between Fortnite maker Epic Games and Apple over control of the App Store. Epic has filed an anti-competition complaints against Apple in the Eur…

The DeanBeat: Sorting through the steamy evidence in Apple v. Epic Games

Apple v. Epic has provided us funny moments, surprise leaks, and interesting arguments about antitrust for tech giants.

Epic Games lawsuit against Apple for alleged anti-competitive behavior finally comes to court

Epic Games Ltd.’s lawsuit against Apple Inc. over alleged anti-competitive behavior has finally come to court with Apple defending its control of its App Store. Epic, perhaps best known as the creator of the popular battle royale game Fortnite, filed a lawsuit against Apple in August after Fortnite…
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Epic Games Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Epic Games founded?

    Epic Games was founded in 1991.

  • Who are Epic Games key executives?

    Epic Games's key executives are Tim Sweeney, Mark Rein and Kim Libreri.

  • How many employees does Epic Games have?

    Epic Games has 5,317 employees.

  • What is Epic Games revenue?

    Latest Epic Games annual revenue is $4.2 b.

  • What is Epic Games revenue per employee?

    Latest Epic Games revenue per employee is $789.9 k.

  • Who are Epic Games competitors?

    Competitors of Epic Games include Riot Games, Activision and Roblox.

  • Where is Epic Games headquarters?

    Epic Games headquarters is located at 620 Crossroads Blvd, Cary.

  • Where are Epic Games offices?

    Epic Games has offices in Cary and Bertrange.

  • How many offices does Epic Games have?

    Epic Games has 2 offices.