The CEO behind ‘Fortnite’ says the entire video game industry is missing the ‘inevitable’ trend as the barriers between consoles and smartphones get obliterated
|03/22/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Tim Sweeney, the CEO ofEpic Games, tells Business Insider that the success of “Fortnite” shows that there’s no such thing as a “mobile gamer” or a “console gamer” anymore — there’s just gamers.
- That’s a big part of why the company this week launched Epic Online Services, which will let video game developers easily create games that include cross-play across PCs, consoles, and smartphones.
- Sweeney says that it’s all based on tech that Epic came up with itself for “Fortnite,” and indeed, the success of that game has allowed the company to reinvest in Unreal Engine and the read more >>>