Epic Games continue their stroke: its goose that puts the golden eggs, Fortnite, has reached the spectacular figure of 200 million players, according to the digital media released by Blomberg in a recent article.
These numbers represent 60% more registered users than in the month of June, the date in which the latest data was published. To continue with these comparisons, in January only a quarter of users are now (40 million) logged in in Fortnite.
The great growth of this game in recent months and in 2018 can generally be attributed to many factors. For example, the expansion of the game to South Korea, where it is a success in all platforms, or that is free compared to another battle royale as PUBG, its great competitor. In addition, it also helped that this be played by great celebrities and creators of renowned content.
However, not everything is pink for the players. It calculates that in the actual gaming games of addictive games, 60% will go for Fort Night.
Epic Games continue to invest in much money, both in the game itself and in its competitive way. The year 2019 is marked red for the company, because they will distribute more than 100 million dollars in prizes in various matches.
Without going on, this weekend will be the Winter Royale, an event that will have a million dollars in prizes and involve players from Europe and North America who have passed the previous qualification.
In October, Epic Games raised 1250 million dollars of investment group, which included KKR & Co., Vulcan Capital and Kleiner Perkins in an agreement, estimated by the company in capital of $ 15 billion.