Epic Games

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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 Ratings4.5
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Aug 2022)6,828(-2%)
Job Openings294
Revenue (Y, 2020)$5.1 B(+21%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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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
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Epic Games Office Locations

Epic Games has offices in Cary, Bellevue, Austin, Larkspur and in 19 other locations
Cary, NC, US (HQ)
620 Crossroads Blvd
Bellevue, WA, US
10400 NE 4th St #800
Helsingfors, FI
Arkadiagatan 4
Bertrange, LU
Atrium Business Park, 33 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

a year 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 $5.1 b in Y, 2020 which is a 20.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2020)

5.1b

Revenue growth (Y, 2019 - Y, 2020), %

20.8%

Market valuation

28.9b

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

2.4b

EV

26.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2018EFY, 2019Y, 2020

Revenue

5.6b4.2b5.1b

Revenue growth, %

(25%)21%

Cost of goods sold

1.9b2.4b

Gross profit

3.7b1.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

1.2b1.1b960.0m

Cost of goods sold

549.0m521.0m690.0m

Gross profit

612.0m581.0m270.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

53%53%28%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.5b2.4b

Accounts Receivable

767.0m413.0m

Prepaid Expenses

46.0m333.0m

Current Assets

3.4b3.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

2.8b2.3b2.4b

Accounts Receivable

490.0m458.0m372.0m

Prepaid Expenses

272.0m448.0m328.0m

Current Assets

3.5b3.2b3.1b
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

2.8b642.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.2b875.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(36.0m)(63.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(70.0m)(734.0m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

3.8m
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Epic Games Operating Metrics

Epic Games's Daily Active Users was reported to be 31.3 m in Y, 2020.
Y, 2019Y, 2020

Daily Active Users

31.3 m

Peak Concurrent Users

7 m13 m

Mobile Monthly Active Users

32 m56 m

Games

290471

Epic Games Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Sketchfab, Inc.July 21, 2021
ArtStationApril 30, 2021
Capturing RealityMarch 09, 2021
Tonic Games GroupMarch 02, 2021
RAD Game Tools IncJanuary 07, 2021
BinaryVR, Inc.November 17, 2020
SuperAwesomeSeptember 28, 2020
Cubic MotionMarch 13, 2020
QuixelNovember 13, 2019
HousepartyJune 12, 2019
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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+

    66/100

  • Diversity

    D

    56/100

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Epic Games News and Updates

Mythical Games’ Blankos Block Party will debut on Epic Games Store

Mythical Games announced that its flagship game Blankos Block Party, a title that uses non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to authenticate digital items, will debut on the Epic Games Store. At the NFT NYC event, the company said it now has a chance to reach Epic’s 180 million players who have interacted with…

Epic Games Adds Gala's Web 3 Wild West Themed GRIT to Its Store

Gala Games’ Grit, a wild west battle royale, is now available for gamers on the Epic Games Store, according to a statement Monday.

Sniper Elite 5 pulled from Epic Games Store

Sniper Elite 5 launched today on most standard platforms but not on Epic Games Store. Customers have been receiving refunds out of the blue.

Epic Games points to Mac’s openness and security in its latest filing in App Store antitrust case

In a new court filing, Epic Games challenges Apple’s position that third-party app stores would compromise the iPhone’s security. And it points to Apple’s macOS as an example of how the process of “sideloading” apps — installing apps outside of Apple’s own App Store, that is — doesn’t have to be the…

NASA Teams Up with Epic Games and HeroX to Source VR Technology for Future Mars Exploration

Top Solutions for Extravehicular Simulations Will Earn Prize Purse of $70K HOUSTON, May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- HeroX, the leading platform and open marketplace for crowdsourced solutions, with Epic Games and Buendea, today launched the crowdsourcing competition, NASA MarsXR Challenge....

Apprenti and Epic Games Announce First-of-its-Kind Unreal Engine Apprenticeship Program

New Partnership to Introduce Diverse Talent and Expanded Opportunities SEATTLE, May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Apprenti, a national leader in registered tech apprenticeships, today announced a partnership with interactive entertainment company provider of 3D engine technology Epic Games to...
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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 6,828 employees.

  • What is Epic Games revenue?

    Latest Epic Games annual revenue is $5.1 b.

  • What is Epic Games revenue per employee?

    Latest Epic Games revenue per employee is $746.9 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, Bellevue, Austin, Larkspur and in 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does Epic Games have?

    Epic Games has 23 offices.