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Google countersues Epic Games for breach of Play Store contract

Google is countersuing Epic Games for its breach of the Play Store contract after the company bypassed Play fees for in-app purchases and enabled direct payments in the app. Shortly after, Google removed Fortnite from the Play Store, and Epic Games initiated legal proceedings against both Google and Apple. A lot of private information has...

Apple won’t reinstate Fortnite on iOS anytime soon, confirms Tim Sweeney

By this time, we're sure you're all aware of the lawsuit between Apple and Epic Games. Back in August 2020, Apple removed Fortnite from its App Store for violating its terms of service. Fortnite used their own in-app purchase gateway instead of routing it via the App Store, which is generally the way it's done....

Apple wins some and loses some in big Epic Games lawsuit

On the eve of the iPhone 13 launch, we've finally been handed a ruling in the lawsuit filed by Epic Games last year. Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite, sued Apple last year over claims the company was violating U.S. antitrust law by prohibiting developers from implementing alternative in-app purchase methods. Today, Judge Yvonne Gonzalez-Rogers...

Epic asks Apple to reinstate Fortnite on iOS to abide by new Korean law

Following the passage of a new law in South Korea that forces Apple and Google to accept alternative payment options, Epic Games has asked Apple to allow Fortnite to be reinstated on the App Store in Korea. Should Apple allow Fortnite to be re-released on iOS in Korea, Epic Games intends to let users choose...

These are the best laptops for playing Fortnite in 2021

Fortnite is one of the most popular games right now, even though it's been years since Fortnite's Battle Royale mode was first released. The game is still receiving major updates every few months, most recently featuring cross-overs with Marvel, Halo, Star Wars, and other media. If you're here, you're probably looking for the best laptops...

This limited edition Fortnite Wildcat Nintendo Switch is now available for $300 at Amazon

One of the most sought-after items on both Black Friday and Cyber Monday are consoles. And this is the next-gen year, as both the PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series X have been released to the market. However, both consoles are suffering from major shortages as they face unprecedented demand as well as unprecedented market...

Spotify, Epic Games, and others join “Coalition for App Fairness” non-profit to oppose Apple and Google

The mobile software ecosystem is dominated by two big names: Apple and Google, both of whom control their respective app stores. This control has come under scrutiny, largely thanks to the recent attempt by Epic Games to bypass the app store fees with a direct payment option on its popular game, Fortnite. This was promptly...

[Update: Apple restrained] Epic alleges Apple is threatening to cut off iOS support from Unreal Engine, while Microsoft endorses Epic’s motion

Epic recently decided to challenge the distribution monopolies of both Apple and Google when it recently incorporated its own direct payment system into the popular game Fortnite. This brazen challenge was bound to have repercussions, and Epic was all prepared for it. Both Apple and Google promptly removed Fortnite from the App Store and Play...

[Update 4: Epic Sues Google] Fortnite bypasses Google Play, Apple App Store fees with direct payments

Epic Games on Thursday announced the Fortnite Mega Drop, a permanent discount on V-bucks and other purchases of up to 20% off. The developer said these changes are permanent and available on every platform where you can download Fortnite. The bigger news, however, is the fact that Epic Games has introduced direct payments on mobile. The...

OnePlus 8 series can now run Fortnite at 90fps, but you may want to avoid it

Fortnite is a battle royal game with peculiar obstacles and challenges that increase its difficulty significantly. On top of that, its vivacious visuals can not only stimulate but also overwhelm you if you are new to the game. But unlike other titles ported to mobile, Fortnite's mobile version is a near-perfect replica of the desktop/console...

Epic Games gives in and finally puts Fortnite on the Google Play Store

Fortnite is an incredibly popular battle royale game that's available on PC, game consoles, and mobile devices, but unlike most other Android games, Fortnite hasn't been available on the Google Play Store. The game first launched for Android devices in August of 2018 as a 3-day Samsung Galaxy Apps store exclusive after which the game...

Google denies Epic’s request to exempt Fortnite from a 30% revenue cut on the Play Store

Back in August last year, Epic Games announced that it was finally porting its popular battle royale game Fortnite to Android. However, the developer refused to publish the game on the Google Play Store and distributed it from its website instead. Earlier this year, the company launched its own app store — the Epic Games...