It is abundantly clear that Epic Games is going to play an important role in the next generation of games. Not only ‘Fortnite‘is taking giant steps in terms of growth and ambition, Y it will clearly be part of the online landscape also in the next generation of consoles. Is that Epic Games is the creator of potentísimo motor Unreal Engine 5, whose presentation stunned industry and fans a few weeks ago.
That presentation, although it made it clear that it was valid for all platforms, It was shown on a Playstation 5, in a mutual support between both giants of video games very clear. Now, that support is strengthened with the announcement by Epic and Sony that the Japanese company has invested 250 million dollars in the creators of ‘Fortnite’. As they have reported in a press release, “The investment strengthens the already close relationship between the two companies, and reinforces the common purpose of progressing in terms of technology, entertainment and socially connected online services.”