Fortnite is one of the biggest video games in the world, and Tencent owns 40 per cent of the developer behind it, Epic Games. Photo: EPA-EFE
Fortnite is one of the biggest video games in the world, and Tencent owns 40 per cent of the developer behind it, Epic Games. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Regulatory look at Fortnite and League of Legend makers could unravel Tencent’s gaming empire, analysts say

  • Tencent is the world’s largest gaming company, but scrutiny in the US threatens to unravel its myriad investments in the country
  • Analysts say the case against Epic and Riot Games isn’t as strong as the one made against TikTok, a mobile app with access to geolocation data

Fortnite is one of the biggest video games in the world, and Tencent owns 40 per cent of the developer behind it, Epic Games. Photo: EPA-EFE
Fortnite is one of the biggest video games in the world, and Tencent owns 40 per cent of the developer behind it, Epic Games. Photo: EPA-EFE
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