The collective also includes the publisher Irregular Corporation and another studio, Fortitude Games.
“Beyond the shared vision among our teams, we see tremendous potential in combining forces with Epic,” Tonic Games Group co-founder and chief games officer Paul Croft said in a statement.
“Whether it’s about making our own games the best they can be or empowering other game developers to take their content from a kernel of an idea to commercial success, we know that together we will be able to reach greater heights.”
The Fall Guys “gameplay isn’t changing,” according to Epic.
The company plans to keep investing in the hit platformer battle royale. The game is currently available on PlayStation 4, PS5 and Steam.
Fall Guys will land on Nintendo Switch and Xbox this summer.
Presumably after this deal, it will arrive on the Epic Games Store in the future as well.
Those include account systems, cross-play and squad vs squad modes.
The news comes on the same day that Fall Guys received five BAFTA Games Awards nominations.