The Surreal Politics of 'Fortnite' Trying to Parody Apple's '1984' Ad

Of all the legal back and forth happening between Epic Games and Apple over the last week, one of the more bizarre moments was the drop of “Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite,” an in-game spoof of Apple’s famous “1984” ad. At the time, Apple was criticizing IBM’s computer monopoly.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/g5p3gx/the-surreal-politics-of-fortnite-trying-to-parody-apples-1984-ad

I’m with Rob on this one. Strange bedfellows and all that but Apple and Google are singularly huge monopolies that can exercise market power at will. They must be stopped.