Disney Invests $1.5B in Epic Games, Owner of Fortnite

Disney announced the company is investing $1.5 billion in Epic Games, the company behind Fortnite. Disney CEO Bob Iger called the investment “probably our biggest foray into the game space ever.” Iger also called the move “ … an important step when you look at the demographic trends and where Gen Alpha and Gen Z and even millennials are spending their time and media.”

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