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Fortnite removed from App Store and Google Play, Epic Games files lawsuit against Apple

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

Apple and Android removed Fortnite from their stores on Thursday
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Fortnite maker sues Apple after removal of game from App Store

1 month ago   |   By National Post

Apple Inc on Thursday removed popular video game "Fortnite" from its App Store for violating the company's in-app payment guidelines, prompting developer Epic Games to file a federal lawsuit challenging the iPhone maker's rules.
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Google just booted 'Fortnite' from the Play Store, hours after Apple banned it from the iPhone and iPad App Store

Google just booted 'Fortnite' from the Play Store, hours after Apple banned it from the iPhone and iPad App Store

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

After being booted from the Apple App Store, Fortnite has now been removed from the Google Play Store, too.
The move comes after Epic rolled out an update letting users pay it directly for in-app purchases, skirting around Apple and Google's existing payment systems.
Those systems give Apple and Google a 30% cut of the profits from in-app purchases - a practice that Epic has long railed against.
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Having just been booted from the Apple App Store, Epic's Fortnite has now been removed from the Google Play Store, too.
It comes as no surprise...
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Apple's famous ‘1984' video parodied by Fortnite game maker

1 month ago   |   By National Post

SAN FRANCISCO - Fortnite maker Epic Games has used a famous Apple advertisement against the iPhone maker in a social media campaign accompanying a legal battle it launched on Thursday.
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Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

Apple just removed 'Fortnite' from the App Store and the company behind the game fired back with a scathing video that roasts the iPhone-maker's most iconic ad

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Epic Games, the company behind "Fortnite," aired a video on Thursday roasting Apple and its iconic "1984" television ad, after Apple yanked the game from the App Store.
Epic also filed a lawsuit against Apple on Thursday, claiming the company engaged in "unfair and anti-competitive actions."
Epic's video said Apple retaliated against Epic for defying "the App Store Monopoly" and urged "Fortnite" players to "join the fight to stop 2020 from becoming '1984.'"
Titled "Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite," the video was a clear reference to Apple's famous "1984" ad, in which a heroine destroys a screen...
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