Tim Sweeney

Fortnite Lowers Price Of V-Bucks, Adds Direct Pay To Mobile

Fortnite Lowers Price Of V-Bucks, Adds Direct Pay To Mobile

This morning, Fortnite developer Epic announced it’s permanently lowering the cost of in-game currency V-Bucks across all platforms. It’s also added its own direct payment system to Apple and Android devices, circumventing the App Store and Google Play. It’s the latest move against what Epic calls the companies’ “exorbitant 30…

Epic’s Co-Founder Has Saved A 7000-Acre Forest

Epic’s Co-Founder Has Saved A 7000-Acre Forest

If you play video games, you’ve got Tim Sweeney — co-founder of Epic Games — to thank for everything from the Unreal Engine to Gears of War. If you live in North Carolina, though, you can thank him for something a bit more substantive.