‘Fortnite’ Developer Says Apple Will Soon Terminate Its Developer Accounts

Apple is now employing more aggressive tactics against Fortnite developer Epic Games, which filed a lawsuit against the iPhone maker last week after it removed Fortnite from its App Store. Epic announced on Monday that Apple recently informed the company it will disable Epic’s development accounts on August 28, effectively preventing the company from continuing work on its popular Unreal Engine, a tool used by thousands of developers, for iOS and Mac. 


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/akza5e/fortnite-developer-says-apple-will-soon-terminate-its-developer-accounts

I know when that Fornite video came out, extreme amounts of cringe could be felt in the airwaves…but this seems like a step beyond two megacorps having a spot with one another. This will effect a number of folks beyond Epic and has essentially put an immediate shelf-life on any major UE game on iOS right now