The $250m investment made by Sony in July was rolled into the Fortnite developer's latest round, which valued it at $17.3bn post-money.

US-based video game developer Epic Games confirmed $1.78bn in primary and secondary funding yesterday that included a $250m investment by consumer electronics producer Sony last month, valuing it at $17.3bn post-money. The round also featured investment and financial services group Fidelity, Baillie Gifford, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board, KKR, Smash Ventures, private…

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