U.S. federal court Judge Rogers has ruled that Fortnite's naked "banana man", affectionately known as "Peely", can appear naked in court, should he grace us with his presence in the future.
A court ruling in the Epic Games vs. Apple case states that the latter must allow external payment methods. Meanwhile, Epic Games has been ordered to pay over $3 million for breach of contract.
Confidential documents and email exchanges between Epic Games and Sony have revealed reasons as to why the latter was adamant about restricting crossplay and what finally led to its concession.
The dispute between Epic Games and Apple isn't over yet, as the Fortnite developer has now filed an antitrust complaint against the Cupertino giant to the European Union's competition agency.
The court has ordered that Apple CEO Tim Cook must face a seven-hour deposition in the legal battle against Epic Games. It has also denied Apple's subpoena requests for Samsung's internal documents.
While Halo Infinite is a while away, Halo fans can now play as Master Chief in Fortnite. The outfit plus matching addons are now available in the battle-royale game, alongside a new island map.
Nintendo has launched a new Switch bundle including the popular battle royale game and a special design for the console itself. Some in-game currency is also included at no additional cost.
Epic Games today announced Fortnite Crew, a brand new subscription service that will go live next month for its popular free-to-play game Fortnite. The service comes with exclusive cosmetics and more.
Nvidia has launched its GeForce Now streaming service for iOS devices through the Safari web browser, though it's still in beta. Fortnite will be coming later with new touch-based controls.
Epic Games will soon let Fortnite players view their friends when they play Fortnite together online. The new feature will be initially available on PC, PS4, and PS5, according to the developer.
Epic Games has detailed the enhancements it will be deploying to the next-gen version of Fortnite on the release days of the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5. These include 4K 60FPS support and more.
Samsung's Galaxy Store is getting a new look and its primary purpose is to remind its users that they still have Fornite and can access Xbox Game Pass Ultimate through its storefront as well.
Samsung has announced that its newest family of tablets is adding support for 90 frames per second on the popular battle royale title. These will be the first tablets to support the feature.
Nvidia's latest driver release adds support for RTX 30 series GPUs, along with bringing Game Ready status for Mafia: Definitive Edition and Halo 3: ODST. Fortnite's RTX update is supported as well.
Epic Games announced Apple will let users "Sign in with Apple" for a bit longer, and warned users to still prepare for the method to be removed. This is the latest move in the ongoing legal battle.
Nintendo is set to release a Fortnite-themed Nintendo Switch in Europe and other regions beginning in October. There's no official word on whether it will arrive for U.S. consumers.
Epic Games has announced that Apple is disabling users' ability to sign into Epic Games accounts using Sign in with Apple. Those using their Apple ID to sign in will need to update their information.
Apple has filed a countersuit, responding to Epic's lawsuit claims. It said that the company earned close to $600 million via the App Store and that it will claim compensatory and punitive damages.
As part of its RTX 30 series GPU event, Nvidia also announced that Fortnite will be adding RTX support, along with DLSS and the new Nvidia Reflex SDK. It will get a new map to show off the visuals.
Director Ridley Scott, who is responsible for Apple's 1984 ad has shared his views on Epic Games' parody of it. Scott is impressed with the animation but has mixed opinions about the message itself.
Apple today terminated Epic's dev account, removing all the developer's apps from the App Store. However, it did not terminate the Unreal Engine license, complying with court orders.
Apple is highlighting PUBG on its App Store today, but it's likely not a coincidence that today is also the day that the Cupertino firm will be disabling the developer account of Epic Games.
AMD's latest Radeon Software 20.8.3 driver comes with support for two brand new game releases, Avengers and Project CARS 3, major optimizations for Fortnite, plus the usual array of bug fixes.
Fortnite is a free-to-play third-person shooter from Epic Games that features a popular battle royale mode. Today, it got a new Fortnite Nexus War event that pits Marvel heroes against Galactus.
In the latest development to the ongoing legal spat between Epic Games and Apple, Microsoft has voiced support for the former, saying that the Cupertino firm's moves threaten Unreal Engine.
Touting it as the last opportunity for players of all platforms to play together, Fortnite just announced the #FreeFortnite cup. Non-Apple devices and gaming hardware will be up for grabs.
After Epic Games decided to be the company that takes a stand against Apple's App Store policies last week, the Fortnite developer says that Apple is taking away its access to dev tools.
After Apple's move to kick Fortnite out of the App Store for violating its payments policy, Google followed suit and booted the game from the Play Store. Epic is now suing the search giant.
After Epic Games introduced its own direct payments system, competing with Apple's payments system, Apple removed the popular Fortnite game from the App Store, citing the obvious policy violations.
Tim Sweeney stated that Apple's App Store is an "absolute monopoly," and also criticized Google for its store policies. There aren't many options for distributing mobile software besides the two.
As the firm teases Ventures, a new seasonal activity, it announced that development for Save the World mode will slow down after its official release. However, it is no longer going free-to-play.
The event, which will be called Movie Nite, will air one of the movies on June 26. Last month, the director revealed the latest trailer of Tenet, his upcoming film, inside of the game.
After much wait, Fortnite's new season is finally here. The story continues from the "Doomsday" event earlier this week, featuring a plethora of new items like marauders, rideable sharks, and more.
The firm has extended the current season by one week, stating that Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 3 will arrive on Thursday, June 11. A live event called The Device is scheduled for June 6.
OnePlus and Epic Games have announced a new partnership, which will see the popular online game Fortnite run at 90Hz on OnePlus' latest phones, making them the first to support the feature.
Citing "limitations of cross region online competition," Epic canceled the 2020 Fortnite World Cup altogether. All other Fortnite events have been moved online for the rest of this year.
Turning Fortnite lobbies into Astroworld, the American rapper held an in-game concert where he previewed his latest song 'The Scotts' and played his famous works—Sicko Mode and Highest in the Room.
Epic Games has finally made Fortnite available for download on the Google Play Store after it realized that Google puts all third-party apps and games outside of the Play Store at a disadvantage.
The popular rap artist will premier a new track on the battle royale game as part of his "Astronomical" experience. He will also have in-game items and rewards starting April 21st.
New updates will be rolling out in the current season to keep the players busy. Epic Games has announced its plan to launch the new season on June 4, running well beyond the initial April 30 date.