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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.) (Apr 2021)4,915(+4%)
Job Openings391
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
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

25 days 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

C

77/100

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Epic Games Online and Social Media Presence

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Epic Games Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    67/100

  • Compensation

    C

    65/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    57/100

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Epic Games News and Updates

Epic Games launches early access for MetaHuman Creator tool to make realistic animated people

Epic Games is launching early access for its MetaHuman Creator tool, which enables people to create realistic humans in minutes.

Epic Games raises $1B for long-term metaverse plans, with $200M from Sony

Epic Games has raised another $1 billion to fund its plans to build a metaverse, with Sony contributing $200 million.

Epic Games gives Australian medtech startup Vantari VR a $131,000 grant

Virtual reality startup Vantari VR, which has developed the medical version of a flight simulator for doctors, has scored a US$100,000 (A$131k) grant from US video games giant Epic Games, the company behind smash hit video game Fortnite. The Epic MegaGrants are designed to assist game developers and…

Apple’s Battle With Fortnite Maker Epic Games Intensifies As Lawsuit Challenges 30% App Store Commission

Apple claimed Thursday that Epic’s lawsuit is an attempt to boost waning interest in Fortnite, adding the developer made $700 million from Fortnite on the App Store and was free to distribute it elsewhere.

: Apple faces new competition complaint from Epic Games in global battle over App Store payments

The developer of the popular "Fortnite" videogame said on Tuesday that it had filed a complaint with the U.K.'s Competition and Markets Authority amid the regulator’s investigation into Apple for suspected anticompetitive behavior.

Manticore Games just raised $100 million to help it take on Roblox and grow its reach, including by launching on the Epic Games store

Summary List PlacementSix-year-old startup Manticore Games just raised a $100 million Series C round of funding led by XN Capital to grow its online gaming platform, Core.  The fresh funding comes on the heels of the blockbuster direct listing of competitor Roblox: Both firms offer tools that peop…
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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 4,915 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 $854.5 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.