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Epic Pushed Xbox to Drop Gold Requirement for Free-to-Play Games

2 days ago   |   By VG Chartz

Court documents from the Epic Games v. Apple case continue to be leaked online and one posted by The Verge reveals an email chain between Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney and the head of Xbox Phil Spencer.
Sweeney in an email sent on August 5, 2020 asked the head of Xbox if they could drop the Xbox Live Gold requirement for free-to-play games to happen on the launch of Fortnite Season 14, which started on August 27, 2020.
"Epic has certain plans for August that will provide an extraordinary opportunity to highlight the value proposition of consoles and PCs, in contrast to mobile platforms, and...
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Microsoft Hasn't Given Up on Putting xCloud on Other Consoles

Microsoft Hasn't Given Up on Putting xCloud on Other Consoles

2 days ago   |   By VG Chartz

Court documents from the Epic Games v. Apple case continue to be leaked online and one reveals that Microsoft as of August 2020 has not given up putting its Xbox cloud streaming service, xCloud, on other consoles. This information was revealed in an email chain between Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney and the head of Xbox Phil Spencer.
"You've obviously seen our Samsung announce and now our back and forth with Apple," said Spencer in an email to Sweeney. "At the highest levels of we are committed to pushing on these policies and continuing to expand our console platforms capabilities."
Apple had...
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Fortnite Cross-Play Comes At A Price

Fortnite Cross-Play Comes At A Price

2 days ago   |   By CG Magazine

During the court case between Epic Games and Apple, it was revealed that Fortnite's cross-play functionality with Sony's PlayStation ecosystem came at a price-Epic Games paid for it.
For those who aren't aware, there is an ongoing court battle between Fortnite developer, Epic Games and the hardware titan, Apple, over rules and regulations on the App Store, and whether they apply to Fortnite's in-game currency system. Microsoft has backed Epic Games in the fight, but Apple has been removing Epic-related content in retaliation.
Interestingly, some information outside of this specific battle...
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Fortnite and Apple's nasty court battle reveals characters that might show up, like Samus and Naruto

Fortnite and Apple's nasty court battle reveals characters that might show up, like Samus and Naruto

2 days ago   |   By Destructoid

We're this close to figuring out why Metroid can't crawl , and we may never know, if the plans in this Epic versus Apple court document never sees the light of day.
So in case you missed it, the huge court battle between Epic and Apple is happening now, which will potentially determine the fate of both the App Store and Epic's forthcoming business plan. There's a lot to unpack here from a legal standpoint , but one of the more interesting elements that came out of the proceedings was...spoilers?
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