Epic Games’ financial wealth has skyrocketed since Fortnite’s launch and they’ve used that capital to open a new studio in Cologne, Germany.
In order to grow a company past its current bounds, gaming developers must expand with new studios and technologies. After all, without innovation and hard work, gaming today would not be possible.
Epic Games seeks to advance the gaming industry and their own goals with the opening of a new studio in Germany.
The post has quickly drawn speculation about Epic’s possible dream of creating its own streaming platform to rival Twitch. However, the studio could have other, more Fortnite-centric, goals.
Epic Games potentially making a streaming platform
Epic Games has opened an all-new studio in Cologne, Germany with the intention of pursuing ‘interactive media and streaming technologies’. This was announced via an Unreal Epic blog post on August 15.
The new studio is led by founders from…