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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, US
Websiteepicgames.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureD+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)4,231(+3%)
Job Openings258
Revenue (Y, 2019)$4.2 B(-25%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Epic Games

Tim Sweeney

Tim Sweeney

Founder, CEO
Mark Rein

Mark Rein

Vice President, Co-Founder
Joe Babcock

Joe Babcock

CFO
Kim Libreri

Kim Libreri

CTO
John Farnsworth

John Farnsworth

VP of Operations
Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson

Director of HR & Recruiting
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Epic Games Office Locations

Epic Games has offices in Cary and Bertrange
Cary, 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

$3.4 b

Epic Games latest funding size

$1.53 b

Time since last funding

4 months ago

Epic Games investors

Epic Games's latest funding round in August 2020 was reported to be $1.5 b. In total, Epic Games has raised $3.4 b. Epic Games's latest valuation is reported to be $17.3 b.
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Epic Games Revenue

Epic Games's revenue was reported to be $4.20 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

17.3b
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

$119.40 m

Global Player Spending to Date (iOS), Fortnite

$630.40 m

Registered Players (Fornite)

125 m
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Epic Games Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SuperAwesomeSeptember 28, 2020
Cubic MotionMarch 13, 2020
QuixelNovember 13, 2019
HousepartyJune 12, 2019
KamuOctober 10, 2018

Epic Games Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Epic Games Online and Social Media Presence

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Epic Games Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    62/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    66/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

  • Diversity

    D

    59/100

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Epic Games News and Updates

Epic Games launches Houseparty video chat in Fortnite

Fortnite players will be able engage in video chat while playing thanks to the game's integration with Epic's Houseparty video chat app.

Apple’s Battle Royale With Epic Games Starts for Real Next Week

Apple’s Battle Royale With Epic Games Starts for Real Next Week

Apple countersues Epic Games for breach of contract

“Although Epic portrays itself as a modern corporate Robin Hood, in reality it is a multibillion-dollar enterprise that simply wants to pay nothing for the tremendous value it derives from the App Store,” Apple said in a filing Tuesday.

Epic Games requests return of Fortnite to Apple’s App Store in new filing

Epic Games Ltd. dropped its latest filing in its battle against Apple Inc. late Friday night with the games maker once again requesting an injunction to have Fortnite restored to the App Store. The dispute between the two companies began Epic filed a lawsuit against Apple Aug. 13 alleging that Appl…

Epic Games Asks Court To Reverse Fortnite App Store Ban, Says Daily Active iOS Users Have Dropped 60%

Epic objects to Apple’s policy of taking a 30% cut of all app and in-app purchases.

Epic Games asks court to stop Apple's 'retaliation' after App Store ban

Epic Games has filed a preliminary injunction that would put its game back in the App Store after Apple Inc. terminated its account last week.
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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 Joe Babcock.

  • How many employees does Epic Games have?

    Epic Games has 4,231 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 $992.7 k.

  • Who are Epic Games competitors?

    Competitors of Epic Games include Roblox, Remedy Entertainment and Electronic Arts.

  • 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.