The popular game Fortnite raised $144 million for Ukraine Relief in just two weeks. The developers of Epic Games said that all proceeds from the game would be donated to Ukraine through humanitarian efforts. The game raised $36 million on the first day, and today Epic reports that the total has reached $144 million.
These funds should be divided into several aid groups, including Direct Relief, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the United Nations Children’s Fund, and the World Food Program.APEC’s effort is one of several fundraising efforts by Ukraine-based game developers.
Last month, developers of the League of Legends Wright Games raised $5.4 million, nearly 1,000 games on Itch.io raised more than $6 million, and the Humble Bundle raised $20 million. Fortnite new Caesar is full of events. Initially, it was launched without a key feature, the building. And last weekend the building feature was added again.