Tag: Epic Games vs Apple

iPhone Users Will Soon Be Able to Play Fortnite via Nvidia’s Cloud Gaming Service

Apple kicked Fortnite out of the App Store after they introduced the direct payment method. The battle between Epic Games and Apple Saga has reached the courtroom, and each side leveled several allegations. However, the case is yet to go on trial, and until that happens, Fortnite won’t available for iOS users. Now it seems […]

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Apple Says Epic’s Fortnite Standoff Is a ‘Pre-planned Media Blitz’

The battle between Epic and Apple seems to be far from over. Epic recently asked Apple to restore Fortnite to the App Store, and the filings reveal Apple’s accusation. The Cupertino company argues that Epic’s damages are “entirely self-inflicted,” and Fortnite will be allowed back on App Store once the in-app direct payment system is […]

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Apple Countersues Epic Games for ‘Willful, Brazen’ Contract Breach, Seeks Damages

Apple has filed a countersuit against Epic Games and is seeking damages for breach of contract. Epic Games was the first to drag Apple to court over its App Store policies after Fortnite was removed from the store for adding a direct payment method. Epic, however, lost the temporary restraining order against Apple meaning the […]

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Epic Games Wants Court to Prevent Apple’s ‘Retaliation’ and Put Fortnite Back on App Store

After losing the temporary restraining order against Apple for reinstating Fortnite on the App Store, Epic Games has now asked the court to stop the Cupertino company’s “retaliation” against it and filed a preliminary injunction to restore the game on the App Store and its developer account. In its court filing, Epic says that its […]

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Apple-Epic Battle Has Drawn the Attention of German Antitrust Authorities

There is no denying that Epic’s Fortnite standoff has garnered a lot of attention. Epic rallied against Apple with a group of developers, and some of the other tech companies like Microsoft are reacting strongly. Amidst the controversy, Germany’s antitrust watchdog is keeping an eye on Apple’s App Store payment row. Moreover, the authorities are […]

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Apple Now Allows Developers to Suggest Changes to App Review Guidelines

In the recent past, Apple’s App Store review policy has come under the scanner multiple times. The company has now announced that it will be allowing developers to “suggest changes to the guidelines.” This way, developers will be able to voice their opinion and suggest changes to the existing guidelines. Apple has also added that […]

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Apple Terminates Epic Games’ Developer Account for Violating App Store Guidelines

Apple has terminated Epic Games’ developer account today as it had initially said after the developer had violated the App Store guidelines by adding a direct payment method to Fortnite. Apple had already removed Fortnite from the App Store after the violation but this move also affects other games from Epic Games that were available on the App Store. […]

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