Epic v. Apple trial is over. Here’s everything we learned.

As Epic Games pushed to get back into the iOS App Store, a lot of secrets came out, including surprising details about Microsoft’s cloud gaming strategy and the future of Fortnite.

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  1. The Verge

    The Verge

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Did you play Fortnite on an Apple device before it was removed from the App Store?

    • Video game player

      Video game player

      6 दिवसांपूर्वी

      A little bit When I was out of the house

    • Scarlette RoseYT

      Scarlette RoseYT

      9 दिवसांपूर्वी

      Yes! It was my favorite (and only) device to play fortnite on 😭

    • Guru SGC

      Guru SGC


      Yes on 120 FPS on iPad Pro

    • Tabla - Renditions

      Tabla - Renditions



    • Gamer Ace

      Gamer Ace

      2 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  2. Mike Escorcia

    Mike Escorcia

    3 दिवसांपूर्वी


  3. Sayvzalth


    7 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Fortnight poop Apple also poop

  4. Jerome’s Bowell movements 100x longrrr

    Jerome’s Bowell movements 100x longrrr

    8 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Just let us side load apps and apple can take 100%.

  5. Tarun Jacob

    Tarun Jacob

    12 दिवसांपूर्वी

    7:52 Roadblocks lolllll its Roblox

  6. RiskyWorks


    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    This video is honestly quite bias. Sure even if the share is a bit much, trying to bypass and then suing apple as revenge when they get punished for doing so, just isn't the right way, they couldve asked nicely instead of going to extremes, heck apple banned anything epic related because of their reaction, including unreal engine

  7. RiskyWorks


    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Okay its bs that its not an isue with the 30% share on xbox just because the hardware doesnt give them a profit

  8. RiskyWorks


    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I really dont see how it being taken down for bypassing apple pay,ent is 'monopoly' in that way. That's like saying it is monopoly for sony to not allow you to buy digital games on playstation without using playstation store, even if they lowered their cut (like they asked for in the case) epic still tåtried bypassing the cut entirely

  9. The6thMessenger


    19 दिवसांपूर्वी

    I really don't care. It's one shady company vs another shady company, Epic knew what they were doing and it's corporate warfare. If you don't want Apple monopoly, simply stop using Apple products.

  10. I0 Blitz 0I

    I0 Blitz 0I

    20 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Epics app is pretty bad in my opiniom

  11. Nolan Rueckert

    Nolan Rueckert

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    Tbh epic is in the wrong because they fr violated their terms of service

  12. Nolan Rueckert

    Nolan Rueckert

    26 दिवसांपूर्वी

    One of the most popular game Yea to ten year olds

  13. Adrian Clarke

    Adrian Clarke


    And apples stupidity over cloud gaming is the reason I've now jumped to OnePlus and Android after being iPhone loyal since 2007. And honestly, I was worried about moving to android, but I wouldn't go back to iPhone now, my oneplus, android and cloud gaming is going brilliantly. Screw you apple.

    • 邓梓薇


      28 दिवसांपूर्वी

      You are not that loyal

  14. Daniel S

    Daniel S


    I could play it on apple but now im mad because they took it off.

  15. Nikki Omar

    Nikki Omar


    Epic Games, Doctors and Microsoft are all the same, *they hate Apple.*

  16. Kirby lover

    Kirby lover


    I’m watching this on a apple tablet

    • The Gaming Canadian

      The Gaming Canadian

      23 दिवसांपूर्वी

      It's AN iPad!

  17. Savage Demon

    Savage Demon



  18. Diyan You know

    Diyan You know

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I just wish epic games wins

  19. Rick Astley

    Rick Astley

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Epic games must win

  20. winter


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  21. Grim Mimsy

    Grim Mimsy

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    no, it doesn't remove their controll at all, it simly allows them to forcably buy their way into every media content store that is created hence force. Epic just sold the keys of the kingdom to apple for 26m so they can push one piece of software. This is going to be REALLY bad for everyone else. epic doesn't give a @#$@# about anyone but themselves. As a game developer / business major you are deluded to how antitrust works

  22. Grim Mimsy

    Grim Mimsy

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    OMFG everyone knows what happened, what about what is going to happen?

  23. Jay Cruz

    Jay Cruz

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Yes I did play for nite on mobile before it was removed

  24. Renan Dias Rennó

    Renan Dias Rennó

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I only like The Verge when their partiality matches my opinions :)

  25. Charlie King

    Charlie King

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Did epic games win

  26. ralof patel

    ralof patel

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So it isn't over.

  27. Jester Gaming

    Jester Gaming

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  28. Pedro Gordinho

    Pedro Gordinho

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Security is important but if we buy a product, we should be allowed to install whatever we want at our own risk. If I install an app or a game from a store that's not the App Store and my phone gets hacked, its my problem. That´s why we check those infinite texts agreements when we install something on a computer, those that tells you that if something happens, the company isn't responsible. Im ok with that, just let me install what I want. We should be allowed to install whatever we want. This is like this because its Apple and its BS.

  29. Hair Conditioner

    Hair Conditioner

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Fortnite won court case in Australia

  30. Zolty Noob

    Zolty Noob

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Do i have to wait 5 years for me to play fortnite in my ipad

    • Hair Conditioner

      Hair Conditioner

      2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Fortnite will possibaly return in these 2 months still you mobile players get 30 FPS with so many bugs

    • Hair Conditioner

      Hair Conditioner

      2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Epic won court case in Australia

  31. Yoo Hoo

    Yoo Hoo

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    What gets me is why Nintendo, Microsoft, Valve, Sony, Google Stadia and many 3rd were dragged into the legal battle with Epic Games and Apple. It's not their fight it's between Epic Games and Apple's fight. XCloud isn't on Apple's devices because Microsoft and Apple are competitors with each other and Microsoft knows it. Epic Games might as well had all gamers put on the witness stand. If you game on Apple products to begin with you're pathetic.

  32. Chirag Arora

    Chirag Arora

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    But then Google Stadia should also be banned. Apple is a ridiculous company.

  33. Brobi V2

    Brobi V2

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Fortnite is gey

    • 邓梓薇


      28 दिवसांपूर्वी

      True it’s actually custom and dance game

  34. Lachlan Lau

    Lachlan Lau

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    3:15 actually the quality of these games is really bad and the ads are very intrusive and bad as an experience.

  35. shiranui


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    at least the choice should be there, to use more open stores. cannot fathom why people buy apple products

  36. Kingpin -

    Kingpin -

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So everyone is angry at Apple's monopoly over iOS specifically its app store

  37. Dott Winial

    Dott Winial

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I think people forgot this because it’s “vs Apple” and hate is such a meme but, Epic is really greedy recently while pretending they are good small guy. You know this when they fight against Steam, and why can’t see this here?

  38. LetsBeChillx


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Shoutout to Turnip Boy Commits Tax Fraud at 8:53

  39. NJ_16


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Fortnite is starting to become like a Disney, control certain things, own certain things, and remove certain things

  40. Jake


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Fortnite mobile doesn’t work on iOS 15 watch my newest vid if you don’t believe me

  41. OYXOT TV


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Apple: "oh yes the parental controls" Twitch: (exposing 13 year old to hot tub streams)

    • AudiGamer


      2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      The soap: *haha censor go brrr*

  42. OYXOT TV


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Apple: "we protect our users from fraud while also comitting it"

    • OYXOT TV

      OYXOT TV


      @Vinni S must feel real good serving justice over the internet

    • John M. Administrator

      John M. Administrator

      2 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  43. F1ade


    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Bro I am using a iPad iOS but epic is gonna win

  44. Zen Gaming

    Zen Gaming

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  45. Galavant


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Its not a debate



    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So the conclusion is.....

  47. Suf Fanan

    Suf Fanan

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Long and boring video. Just get to the point geeze.

  48. Man Jr. Official

    Man Jr. Official

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I wonder if me and my brother will ever be able to play duos again.

  49. Eruks Teejay

    Eruks Teejay

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Great video. But your final conclusions doesn't state who won. I guess there wasn't a final verdict on this trial then. 🙄

  50. zerotwoMai _

    zerotwoMai _

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Sorry but this is a heavily biased video, almost nil points were given on apples part, especially when it comes to epic intentionally defying the App Store policy, not working it out civility

  51. Young Ty

    Young Ty

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ima be honest all I wanted to know was if I could play fortnite on my apple phone. I don’t really feel like sitting here for 10 minutes listening to random stuff.

  52. JazzieLaQueen | Ultimate Subliminal

    JazzieLaQueen | Ultimate Subliminal

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I’m praying that Fortnite wind and Apple let’s them back in the App Store so I can travel and be able to play Fortnite 🥲

  53. Simon Gray (AKA Rap God)

    Simon Gray (AKA Rap God)

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I hope Apple loses

  54. Bob Weiram

    Bob Weiram

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Microsoft is so beyond hypocritical, it's laughable! Here's a company who once nearly decimated Apple and other through anti-competitive practices.

  55. skipsenn


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I’m just here to see the part where they argue about a naked banana called peely.

  56. Manphilip


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Why is no one talking about the Wechat iOS app in China? It literally runs an entire ecosystem of Wechat Apps inside Wechat.

  57. James Burke

    James Burke

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    If you could play fortnite on a web browser that would be a win for everyone.

  58. Harsh Vardhan

    Harsh Vardhan

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Playstore and appstore are money mongrels future is in web apps

  59. Pickle Chicken

    Pickle Chicken

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I have no reason to hate epic and if they win things become cheaper so CMON EPIC WE NEED THAT DISCOUNT

  60. Tony Ling

    Tony Ling

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    If Microsoft, Google and Epic Games have such a problem with Apple, why don’t they make something to compete with it? Oh wait they do, it’s just not formidable enough. In the end, Apple is a business with business interests like making money. Apple definitely isn’t perfect and clearly has big troublesome agendas but what company doesn’t? Why don’t all these companies put their money where their mouth is and make more compelling products to bring down the Apple ecosystem and make app developers more happy rather than complaining about how evil Apple is in court?

    • GG Ishan

      GG Ishan

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Apple ecosystem is only successful/dominant in USA... Rest of the world, Google and Samsung dominate. GTFO of your seashell. Lmao

  61. Nathan brinkley

    Nathan brinkley

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I just really want to play fortnite I bought my iPhone thinking I would be able to play fortnite and then I remembered that it was banned apple please add their game back

  62. Jotamelo07


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I just want Infinity Blade

  63. Danny Taborn Jr.

    Danny Taborn Jr.

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Honestly to be able to regulate and protect the digital realm of things …it seems Apple has the better hand over it. I’m more concerned with fraud then being able to download a games. If you want to play fortnight ..instead of a 1000 dollar phone to play on buy a switch….

  64. William Wang

    William Wang

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    What’s the result? Wasted 10 min of my time!

  65. Arjun Ambarnath

    Arjun Ambarnath

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    There is only ONE Apple. And there aren't many ecosystems in the world like them. So it's more complex for people to try and figure out how they run their system securely, while at the same time having control over it

    • GG Ishan

      GG Ishan

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      LOL... you're a big fan of Apple fan, aren't you? Yeah, Keep licking that boot! This is so pathetic and funny at the same time. :D

  66. Arjun Ambarnath

    Arjun Ambarnath

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    People keep forgetting that Apple is a private entity. And they have every god damn right to control their ecosystem. If u want to be part of the ecosystem, and use their platform to promote UR apps and games, follow THEIR rules. It's as simple as that

    • Owen Fuertes

      Owen Fuertes

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Nothing cool about a monopoly. If you own the device, the way you get apps on the device, and the payment options that can be used, developers have no leverage or control to change anything. Apple has been over the line for a while now, so I’m glad epic sued, regardless of the result.

  67. LittleBit


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I think that Roblox is more of a metaverse than Fortnite.

  68. Drew Freeman

    Drew Freeman

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Philadelphia. Philadelphia. Philadelphia!

  69. Iku Turso

    Iku Turso

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I remember that some 15 years ago MS was forced in EU to offer competing default browsers in Windows during set-up. Well Apple is far, far worse for not allowing even to set up 3rd Party apps as default (with 2 exceptions, browser and email) let alone freely download those or suggest alternatives to quite a few Apple default apps (music, TV, Maps to name a few).

  70. cosmic snow

    cosmic snow

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    in the end apple will lose

  71. yooneunhye sarang

    yooneunhye sarang

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So, what I've learnt here?

  72. Onur Akyurtlaklı

    Onur Akyurtlaklı

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Erm.. No one’s forcing them to place their product to Apple’s platform? If they dont like it, they can just take their product to elsewhere?..

  73. 𝕬𝖗𝖎 𝖆𝖋𝖌𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖎

    𝕬𝖗𝖎 𝖆𝖋𝖌𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖎

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    7:05 Damn..

  74. 64 bit

    64 bit

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    this started 9 months ago? damn...

  75. Akkie


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I literally download pirating apps from the app store...

  76. Lynx Lynx

    Lynx Lynx

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Soooooo aple îs a comunist state

  77. Tanmay Sankolli

    Tanmay Sankolli

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Basically, Apple restricts everything which affects them right?

    • Tanmay Sankolli

      Tanmay Sankolli

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @Asn Warlock oh well......

    • Asn Warlock

      Asn Warlock

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      An oversimplification but yes

  78. Big Mosquito

    Big Mosquito

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    if you don’t like the appstore, go and buy an android hahahahaha what monopoly you little crybabies

  79. Averdein


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    As long as fortnite is gone I’m good

  80. The Cake Glutton

    The Cake Glutton

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    “But it’s a private company, they can do what they want” say the same people defending user bans on Facebook and Twitter

  81. Abhishek Nautiyal

    Abhishek Nautiyal

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    actually we need high security more then ever, we should be paid too to watch the ads

  82. Jojope YT

    Jojope YT

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    the british guy : shh....... ......sh ....shh....shh.....shhh.....shhh....... .....shhh.. too much shh in his wording

  83. Pulkit Jain

    Pulkit Jain

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    On a separate note, Russel Brandom has a notch!

  84. Julie Miller

    Julie Miller

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Rooting for Epic simply because I want Apple's walled garden to get steamrolled.

  85. Eddie Butkaliuk

    Eddie Butkaliuk

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    If you wanna be on apples platform, you got to follow their rules. Simple as that.

  86. OkFaker


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So who won?

  87. Smiley


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Apple = monopoly. Simple.

  88. Mahmud Turker

    Mahmud Turker

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I just want to play rocket league on my mac lmao



    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    This why I have an Android

  90. sunkenship


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    High production quality

  91. saurav


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Apple ❤️

  92. M B F T R

    M B F T R

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I miss those days when everyone is using a Nokia 3310.

  93. abhi4ify


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Spotify should also have been a party

    • GG Ishan

      GG Ishan

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Spotify has its own lawsuit to support with the courtesy of European Union. Don't worry Apple gonna get F'ed either way.

    • Berryes


      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      i agree.

  94. Tony Franco

    Tony Franco

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    so..............................................................................................................................................who won?

    • Astro Gaming!!

      Astro Gaming!!

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी


  95. Alpha


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Steve jobs: don't make me come down there you punkk

  96. I don't know

    I don't know

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    People actually still play this game.

    • Lores


      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @OkFaker yep

    • OkFaker


      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      yes. yes they do. Is there anything wrong with that? People can play what they want.

  97. Manuel Sariles

    Manuel Sariles

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    One word: Greed

  98. Smile ツ

    Smile ツ

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    App store is a mess with the amount of push Apple has to promote certain things. Hopefully they loose this case and we can get more control back, otherwise the future looks worse.

  99. Cloroxbutworse


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Of the AppStore is so secure download zoshy+

  100. pr0xZen


    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Phones today is just about as commidity general purpose devices anything _can_ be, without turning into toilet paper or water.