Epic Games makes agreements with some publishers and makes some games exclusive to Epic Games on PC. So how much did Epic Games spend for Borderlands, one of the first special games?
The digital game platform Epic Games’ case with Apple is ongoing. Almost every day, and even in the last days, several different documents come out every day. Among these documents, we learn a variety of interesting information. Now, information about Borderlands 3 has emerged.
Borderlands 3, the last game of the Borderlands series published in 2019, was exclusive to Epic Games on PC platform for 6 months as you know. According to the latest documents, Epic Games paid a total of 146 million dollars to the publishing company 2K. Of the 146 million, 115 million are directly for Borderlands 3 to be exclusive, and the remaining 31 million are for two different games.
Borderlands: The Handsome Collection was distributed free of charge with $ 31 million and $ 11 million, while Civilization VI was distributed free of charge with $ 20 million.
If we look at the documents released recently, Epic Games has made extremely high payments to be able to deal with big games. More interesting information may appear in the following days. The players are especially curious about the amount paid for GTA 5 and what the return is.