Epic Games, maker of Fortnite, has acquired SuperAwesome, a tech platform that strives to make the internet safer for kids.
Together, the companies will build kid-safe services that protect children’s privacy and help create safer digital experiences. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“More kids interact online than ever before, and now is the time to double down on their safety. SuperAwesome is the company developers want to work with to make better online content for kids,” Tim Sweeney, founder and CEO of Epic Games, said in a statement.
SuperAwesome has 150 employees, all of whom will be joining Epic Games, according to an Epic Games spokesperson.