Sony has invested $ 250 million in EpicGames, one of the major companies in the game world. The investment is claimed to be directly related to the release of PlayStation 5.
Sony has bought $ 250 million “small scale” shares!
Sony, which has a very important place in the game world, decided to invest in Epic Games. The company has purchased “small scale” shares of 250 million dollars. Behind this investment is seems to be Playstation 5 and Unreal Engine 5. As you know, Unreal Engine 5 is optimized for PlayStation 5. Because of that, Sony seems to have preferred to have closer relationships with Epic Games. On the other hand, it is thought that Sony will not use this relationship only for game development. It is also said that the company will want to benefit from Epic Games’ experience in innovative technologies.
While the Sony is very hopeful in terms of investment, the firm stated that they are aware of the importance of Epic Games in game and software development. On the other hand, Epic Games, which incorporates a larger-scale investment compared to the investment made by Sony, is quite pleased with the situation. The company said that PlayStation 5 will be an important help for the development of Unreal Engine 5.