We're in the business of creating fun games we want to play, and the mind-blowing art and tech we need to bring those games to life. We consistently strive to stay on the cutting edge of our industry. So we iterate to improve everything, every day.
Epic Games is headquartered in Cary, NC. Our external studios are: People Can Fly in Warsaw, Poland; Chair Entertainment in Salt Lake City, Utah; Epic Games China in Shanghai; Epic Games Korea in Seoul; Epic Games Japan in Tokyo.
Established in 1991, Epic Games develops cutting-edge games and cross-platform game engine technology. The company has created multiple million-selling, award-winning titles in its Unreal series, including Unreal Tournament 3 for PC, PLAYSTATION®3 and Xbox 360®. Epic’s Gears of War won over 30 Game of the Year awards, and the sales of Gears of War and Gears of War 2 have eclipsed 12 million units. Epic’s Unreal Engine 3 is the four-time winner of and Hall of Fame inductee for Game Developer magazine’s Best Engine Front Line Award. Unreal Engine 3 has also been recognized as the number one game engine by Develop magazine. Gears of War 3, the most anticipated blockbuster of 2011, released in September. The most critically acclaimed shooter of 2011, Gears of War 3 sold more than 3 million copies its first week.