• The creators of 'Fortnite' just landed $1.25 billion in new investments, the largest ever financing round for a video game company

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Fortnite" creator Epic Games has announced $1.25 billion in new funding from multiple investors.
    The announcement marks the largest ever investment in a video game company, according to PitchBook.
    " Fortnite" is the most popular video game in the world, with nearly 80 million players per month.
    The Unreal Engine , Epic's game design software suite, has been used by a variety of developers to create hundreds of games since 2001.
    Epic Games has announced $1.25 billion in new investments, the largest ever funding round for a video game company, according to PitchBook.
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  • Sweetgreen is reportedly on track to be valued at $1 billion

    Sweetgreen is reportedly on track to be valued at $1 billion

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sweetgreen is reportedly raising $200 million in a new round of funding led by Fidelity Investments that would value the company at $1 billion.
    The fast-casual salad chain has grown rapidly since it launched in 2007, opening stores around the US, and launching a mobile ordering platform.
    It has raised over $128 million in funding so far.
    Sweetgreen, the fast-casual salad chain that's known for its cult-like following and drawing long-lines during lunchtime hours, is on track to be valued as a billion dollar company, CNBC reported Friday.
    The company is reportedly raising $200 million in a...
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  • The creators of 'Fortnite' just landed $1.25 billion in new investments, the largest ever financing round for a video game company

    The creators of 'Fortnite' just landed $1.25 billion in new investments, the largest ever financing round for a video game company

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Fortnite" creator Epic Games has announced $1.25 billion in new funding from multiple investors.
    The announcement marks the largest ever investment in a video game company, according to PitchBook.
    " Fortnite" is the most popular video game in the world, with nearly 80 million players per month.
    The Unreal Engine , Epic's game design software suite, has been used by a variety of developers to create hundreds of games since 2001.
    Epic Games has announced $1.25 billion in new investments, the largest ever funding round for a video game company, according to PitchBook.
    Epic is the creator of...
    Read more ...

     

  • Sweetgreen is reportedly on track to be valued at $1 billion

    Sweetgreen is reportedly on track to be valued at $1 billion

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sweetgreen is reportedly raising $200 million in a new round of funding led by Fidelity Investments that would value the company at $1 billion.
    The fast-casual salad chain has grown rapidly since it launched in 2007, opening stores around the US, and launching a mobile ordering platform.
    It has raised over $128 million in funding so far.
    Sweetgreen, the fast-casual salad chain that's known for its cult-like following and drawing long-lines during lunchtime hours, is on track to be valued as a billion dollar company, CNBC reported Friday.
    The company is reportedly raising $200 million in a...
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  • Fortnite makers Epic Games raises a landmark $1.25 billion

    Fortnite makers Epic Games raises a landmark $1.25 billion

    17 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Epic Games has received funding of about $1.25 billion thanks to a large group of new investors.
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  • 'Fortnite' creator Epic Games raises $1.25 billion from KKR, others

    'Fortnite' creator Epic Games raises $1.25 billion from KKR, others

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    Epic Games, creator of popular online video game "Fortnite", said on Friday it received $1.25 billion in funding from investors, including KKR & Co Inc , Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures.
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  • Fortnite creator Epic games raises $1.25 billion from investors

    17 days ago - By Reuters

    Epic Games, creator of popular online video game "Fortnite", said on Friday it received $1.25 billion in funding from investors including KKR & Co Inc , Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures.
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  • Epic Games, the creator of Fortnite, raises $1.25 billion

    17 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    It pays to have the most popular game in the world.
    Epic Games , the creators of the runaway gaming smash hit Fortnite, have raised $1.25 billion in a new round of financing.
    via GIPHY
    It's been 20 years since Epic Games first released its Unreal game development engine in concert with its first free-to-play, first person shooter, Unreal. Since then, the company has been releasing free-to-play games as a loss leader to show off what its powerful development toolkit can do.
    Now, with the insane success of Fortnite, the company has flipped the script.
    Since Fortnite became the thing that...
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