Epic Games hosting a Fortnite event centered around its feud with Apple

Epic Video games is internet hosting a Fortnite tournament-style occasion that’s centered round its present row with Apple.

Fortnite gamers can take part in a brand new event t known as the #FreeFortnite Cup, and it’s being held this weekend.

In the course of the four-hour occasion on August 23, members can earn prizes such because the Tart Tycoon Outfit from Epic’s 1984 Apple parody.

Gamers may win actual prizes equivalent to this hat.

Different real-world possibilities at swag embrace an Xbox One X, PS4, an Alienware Gaming Laptop computer, and extra.

Data on learn how to win prizes will be discovered on the hyperlink.

The occasion is a part of Epic’s #FreeFortnite marketing campaign which surfaced after Apple pulled the sport off the App Retailer. The sport was pulled after Epic allowed gamers to buy V-Bucks immediately from the developer as a substitute of via the App Retailer.

For the reason that ban on the App Retailer, Epic has filed a lawsuit towards the corporate, in addition to a restraining order as Apple additionally blocked Epic’s developer accounts and instruments entry which is able to have an effect on different video games that use its Unreal Engine for iOS.

These with the sport put in on their iOS telephones can nonetheless play the title, however they received’t have the ability to replace the sport to Chapter 2 Season four and can miss out on the Battle Go which is about to launch on August 27.

Google additionally eliminated Fortnite from the Play Retailer which and Epic is suing that firm as nicely. However Android gamers can nonetheless obtain the sport via the Epic Video games app, or the Samsung Galaxy Retailer. The Fortnite.APK file additionally stays obtainable to obtain.

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