Epic founder and CEO Tim Sweeney will retain control of the company.
"We're excited to partner with the finest minds in the financial, sports, and entertainment communities", Sweeney said in the release.
The tactical tournament game, whose first version was released in 2017, has been called a "game-changer in the industry" by analysts after it signed up tens of millions of users in recent months for its last-player-standing "battle royale" format.
Dodgers' Machado insists he didn't spike Pearce on goal
The center fielder pulled it into the left field seats, marking his first career postseason home run and upping the lead to 3-1. Kelly was the only guy Cora wanted on the mound between Price and Sale last night, and again he fired a scoreless inning.
Angela Merkel won't seek re-election as party leader, sources say
CDU leaders will meet next Sunday to prepare for a summit in December where party members will vote for a new chairman. Had the party relinquished control in Hesse, some analysts saw her as vulnerable to an intraparty challenge.
Rockets need to figure out defense, Anthony says
In a game where the Rockets didn't have James Harden , the Clippers needed to capitalize by relentlessly attacking, and they did. The Rockets have a few days off before hosting the Trail Blazers on Tuesday with tip-off scheduled for 8 p.m.
Epic Games' overall sales are expected to top US$4 billion this year, according to a person familiar with the finances, who asked not to be identified because the details are private.
"Fortnite" continues to see surging success, celebrating 80 million players during August 2018.
Anyone can play Fortnite because it is free on the vast majority of gaming portals. In May 2018, the game reached a monthly record of $318 million United States dollars in revenue.
Beyond publishing major titles like "Fortnite" and "Gears of War", Epic Games creates game design tools for other developers. The Epic Games approach includes reducing the cost of the Unreal game engine, over time, and at the same time upgrading the technology behind the platform, such as smoother compatibility on mobile and better support for Switch.
At least some of the funding is coming from some existing shareholders in the company selling shares, sources told the newspaper.