Epic Games

Apple-Epic Games Judge Ruled in Favour of Apple in Similar 2013 Case

The Epic Games suit against Apple over App Store fees and policies has landed in the lap of a judge who previously ruled on favour of Apple in 2013, which saw the company defend itself against similar antitrust alligations. Recently, Epic Games filed a lawsuit against the tech conglomerant. Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite,...

Fornite Developer Bypasses Apple’s App Store Cut With New Payment Option

In its ongoing war against Google and Apple, Epic Games has thrown its biggest punch yet: a new direct-purchase option on mobile devices that circumvents payments through Apple's and Google's app stores. Epic Games, the North Carolina-based developer behind Fortnite and other games, announced on Thursday morning that players who want to buy Fortnite's virtual...

Epic Games Store to Launch Soon on iOS and Android

In a recent interview that kicked off GameSpot's Play For All summer gaming event, Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney revealed his company's plans to bring its video game distribution platform, the Epic Games Store (EGS), to iOS and Android in the near future. "We'd like to bring the [Epic Games] Store to iOS in the...

Epic Games Reveals Unreal Engine 5 With Incredible PlayStation 5 Demo

Epic Games, the studio behind Fortnite and the Unreal Engine, has just released the very first footage of Unreal Engine 5 in action. Unveiled with a "real-time demo running live on PlayStation," the debut clip helps demonstrate the engine's "technologies that will free creators to reach the highest level of real-time rendering detail in the...

Epic Removes Infinity Blade Trilogy from the App Store, Ending an 8 Year Run

Epic Games has announced they are ending support for their classic iOS games from the Infinity Blade series, which took gaming graphics on an iPhone and iPad to another level (via Touch Arcade): The three Infinity Blade games are no longer available for purchase as of today, 12/10/18.  This groundbreaking trilogy took mobile gaming to...

Unreal Engine 4 Available as $19/Month Subscription, Coming Soon to OS X

Epic Games has today announced that its Unreal Engine 4 will now be available as a $19 monthly subscription. According to Engadget, the subscription will give access to everything, including the Unreal Editor in ready-to-run form, and the engine's complete C++ source code hosted on GitHub for collaborative development. While speaking at a GDC event this morning, Epic...