Tag: Epic Games

Apple Accused of Arm-Twisting ProtonMail into Adding in-App Purchases

Lately, Apple has been into a lot of trouble for mandating In-app purchases. Remember how Hey email was forced to add in-app purchases right before WWDC 2020? Well, Hey email is not the only app that was forced into IAP. Apple has allegedly arm-twisted ProtonMail into adding in-app purchases. One of the developers told Congress […]

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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 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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Fortnite’s Latest Season Brings Marvel’s Iconic Superheroes, Not Coming to iPhone, iPad

Epic Games has released Chapter 2: Season 4 of Fortnite dubbed “Nexus War.” For the latest season of the game, Epic Games has teamed up with Marvel to bring some iconic characters like Iron Man, Storm, Doctor Doom, Wolverine, and more to the game. The characters will team up to save the battle royale island from […]

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