Fortnite, a battle royale game that can be downloaded and played for free, only earned Epic Games $ 296 million in April.
Epic Games seems to have earned huge revenues from various sources through Fortnite games for free. With the free PUBG motto spreading, and with a player in the beginning, Fortnite has the most brilliant period at this time. The game, which doubled the revenue of $ 126 million in February, has earned a total of $ 296 million in April.
Epic Games, which also handles mobile platforms, has released a version of the game for smartphones in its application markets. The game, which also achieved great success on the mobile version after the desktop version, showed once more that it was not a PUBG-imitated game. In April, Fortnite earned a total of $ 296 million in profits from various income items.
In the past days, Fortnite’s producer Epic Games announced a budget of $ 100 million for the first season of e-sports tournaments and it was a record in e-sports history. The success of Epic Games with Fortnite, which has doubled the previous award-winning “The International 2017 (DOTA)” to four, has gained recognition in the whole game world.