Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall to turn it into its new headquarters

Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall to turn it into its new headquarters

Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall to turn it into its new headquarters. Company announced the purchase of the huge Cary Towne Center shopping mall, to transform the facility into its new headquarters. The property is located in North Carolina, United States, and has a total area of approximately 93 thousand m². According to Epic Games, the site will become their new headquarters in 2024.

Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall and will make it its new headquarters

The company’s new facilities will include office buildings and recreational spaces, “to create a personalized campus to adapt to long-term growth,” explained Epic. The company plans to begin the development of its new headquarters this year while continuing at its current location on Crossroads Boulevard, also on the outskirts of Cary, close to the future headquarters.

Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall to turn it into its new headquarters
Epic Games bought a huge shopping mall to turn it into its new headquarters

“Epic is proud to have called Cary home for over 20 years by immersing itself in the community and often hiring local people as the company continues to grow and expand. We plan to begin the development of our new headquarters this year to convert the property into our new campus by 2024,” Epic Games said in a statement.

Also, the company said it is already working with the city to build the new headquarters and is exploring ways for the community to utilize some of these properties. As for the amounts, Triangle Business Journal reported that the purchase involved an agreement of about $95 million.

You can check the Epic Games Store’s announcement from here.