Judge surprised that parties had not even attempted to settle; says, "This is solvable"
Google denies any wrongdoing and says Epic Games is a greedy company unwilling to pay its dues
Google is also expected to pay Apple $19 billion this year to be the default search engine on iPhones, iPads, and Macs
Google was worried other developers would follow suit
Earlier reports suggested Epic might recover the store's losses by 2027
Veteran players return to play the game's original map
Alpabet's User Choice Billing option seems good enough for everybody else, but Sweeney says, "No."
Epic takes nothing for six months on new exclusive games or EGS re-releases
Player-to-player trading ends December 5, and Rocket League items could transfer to other Epic titles
Epic says goodbye to 16 percent of its workforce
Description recalls Fortnite's original wave-based survival game mode
The FPS remaster studio has two unannounced projects in development
Despite voting to grant, district judge says, "Apple's arguments cannot withstand the slightest scrutiny"
Forward-looking: Epic Games first unveiled a tool to let developers perform facial capture with a consumer smartphone in 2020. The following year, it unveiled software for efficiently designing realistic human characters. Now, the company has combined the two technologies to hopefully lower the barrier of entry for building and animating highly detailed 3D scenes.
Game bits: This week's Epic freebie, Friday the 13th licensing issues, and EA's next college football game
A free game, a nightmare, and a raw deal
An overwhelming list of improvements for the most popular 3D engine out there
For the second time, court says Apple is not exercising monopoly power
Sweeney highlights the need for standards in building blocks and programming languages
Epic's new engine raises real time quality and fidelity to previously unachievable levels
"Dark patterns" ruling just cost Epic Games $245 million
Epic wants to move forward
A free version of Unreal Tournament 3 with crossplay support has been teased
Developers included support for Lumen, Nanite, Virtual Shadow Maps, and Temporal Super Resolution
Epic Games accuses Google of paying Activision $360 million to stop rival app store, Activision denies claim
Google doesn't want other app stores on its "open" platform
Plus Unreal Engine 5.1 adds a ton of features and quality-of-life improvements