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Why studios haven't been able to crack the cheat codes of video game adaptations yet
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Why studios haven't been able to crack the cheat codes of video game adaptations yet

What is the point of a video game movie where you feel like you are watching somebody else play the game? What value does a movie have if the intention is not to adapt the source material into a narrative but merely recreate the experience of it?

Epic Games to pull Fortnite out of China after government crackdown on tech and gaming firms
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Epic Games to pull Fortnite out of China after government crackdown on tech and gaming firms

In September, officials said they wanted to curb addiction in the gaming-mad nation and announced cuts to the amount of time children can spend playing online and ordering players to use ID cards when registering.

Epic Games' Fortnite will be blacklisted from the Apple ecosystem until the companies' legal battle is resolved
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Epic Games' Fortnite will be blacklisted from the Apple ecosystem until the companies' legal battle is resolved

Epic has asked Apple to reinstate Fortnite and promised 'that it will adhere to Apple’s guidelines whenever and wherever we release products on Apple’s platforms.'

Fortnite Cosmic Summer Celebration to kick off today at 6.30 pm IST: All you need to know
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Fortnite Cosmic Summer Celebration to kick off today at 6.30 pm IST: All you need to know

The in-game event will go on for two weeks and will include new quests, challenges and rewards.

Apple vs Epic Games trial kicks off: Tim Sweeney acknowledges that Epic brazenly violated contract with Apple to make a point
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Apple vs Epic Games trial kicks off: Tim Sweeney acknowledges that Epic brazenly violated contract with Apple to make a point

The trial revolves around the 15 percent to 30 percent commission that Apple charges for subscriptions and purchases made from apps downloaded from its store.

Apple vs Epic Games in court: A trial that could alter App Store future and forever change how apps work
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Apple vs Epic Games in court: A trial that could alter App Store future and forever change how apps work

If Epic wins, it could create a path for millions of companies and developers to avoid sending up to 30 percent of their app sales to Apple.

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar added to Fortnite as unlockable 'player skin'
Sports

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar added to Fortnite as unlockable 'player skin'

Neymar's recruitment is part of a strategy by Epic Games to expand the universe of Fortnite beyond its kill-or-be-killed "Battle Royale" by wheeling in the sports, music and film worlds.

Fortnite-maker Epic Games buys the developer of Fall Guys, a hit pandemic video game
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Fortnite-maker Epic Games buys the developer of Fall Guys, a hit pandemic video game

Epic Games has assured that the plans of bringing Fall Guys to Nintendo Switch and Xbox are still on as announced by Tonic earlier.

Fortnite introduces new Tron-themed skins, Light Cycles glider and more
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Fortnite introduces new Tron-themed skins, Light Cycles glider and more

Fortnite is known for many major crossovers with big names from every industry like The Terminator, The Mandalorian, Predator and so on.

Epic Games adds a new 'The Spy Within' game mode to Fortnite: How it works
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Epic Games adds a new 'The Spy Within' game mode to Fortnite: How it works

Two players in each game will be on the Spy team and must eliminate all others without getting caught.

Fortnite Chapter 2 season 5 brings a new skin of Kratos from God of War
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Fortnite Chapter 2 season 5 brings a new skin of Kratos from God of War

The Kratos outfit can be bought from the item store individually or as part of the Oathbreaker set.

Fortnite will come back to iOS via Nvidia’s new GeForce Now cloud gaming service
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Fortnite will come back to iOS via Nvidia’s new GeForce Now cloud gaming service

Without specifying the date of its release, Nvidia has promised to launch Fortnite on iOS Safari soon.

Epic Games' Hypersense tech could mirror Fortnite players’ facial expressions in real time
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Epic Games' Hypersense tech could mirror Fortnite players’ facial expressions in real time

The product description of Hypermeet states that the app is an avatar video chat app for Zoom & OBS.

Fortnite to provide two months of Disney Plus access for free on making in-game purchases
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Fortnite to provide two months of Disney Plus access for free on making in-game purchases

The offer is strictly for players who are 18 years old or older and is available in specific regions.

Fortnite might return to iPhones, iPads via Nvidia's GeForce Now cloud gaming service: Report
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Fortnite might return to iPhones, iPads via Nvidia's GeForce Now cloud gaming service: Report

Nvidia has developed a version of its GeForce cloud gaming service that is able to function in the mobile web browser Safari.

Fortnite PC's latest update brings down its size to under 30 GB from 90 GB
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Fortnite PC's latest update brings down its size to under 30 GB from 90 GB

The latest Fortnite update 14.40 is for Halloween and is called the Midas' Revenge Fortnitemares.

Fortnite Season 4 to get latest Patch V14.30 today, services downtime expected
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Fortnite Season 4 to get latest Patch V14.30 today, services downtime expected

The Fortnite Patch V14.30 will be getting a lot of new loot boxes, a new Marvel Knockout Super Series and wearables.

Android 12 will make using third-party apps easier while ensuring phone's security isn't compromised
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Android 12 will make using third-party apps easier while ensuring phone's security isn't compromised

Google says it has received feedback from some developers on smoother “user experience for installing another app store on their device even better”.

Epic Games continues to urge Apple to restore Fortnite on App Store
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Epic Games continues to urge Apple to restore Fortnite on App Store

Epic, Tinder and Spotify recently formed a coalition to press for new terms with the major online marketplaces operated by Apple and Google.

Fortnite's latest update will allow players to use Tony Stark’s Repulsor Gauntlets and more Iron Man weapons
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Fortnite's latest update will allow players to use Tony Stark’s Repulsor Gauntlets and more Iron Man weapons

Players will be able to explore the area of Stark Industries to conduct loot and meet other superheroes or villains.