Epic Games Opens New Studio in Cologne, Germany - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 September 2019 / 1,349 Views
Epic Games announced it has opened up a new studio on Cologne, Germany. It will be led by the founder of Factor 5, known for creating the Turrican and Star Wars: Rogue Squadron franchises.
"At the core of Epic’s success are highly-skilled and passionate individuals," said Julian Eggebrecht, Director of Online Technology. "Germany is a nation at the forefront of technology and we look forward to extending our local presence as we fill newly created roles and hire exceptional talent."
Before joining Epic Games, the Factor 5 team, including Epic Games Director of Online Technology Julian Eggebrecht and Cologne Studio Director Achim Moller, had worked with Netflix, Amazon and Hulu. They also were technology partners with Nintendo and Sony.
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