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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is suing Fortnite dev Epic for copyright infringement

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is suing Fortnite dev Epic for copyright infringement

Eric Frederiksen

The battle royale of battle royale game developers is about to begin. Instead of taking place on a shrinking map, though, this one is going to happen in a Korean courtroom. PUBG Corp., the studio behind PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, has filed a lawsuit against Epic Games for copyright violation over its game Fortnite. A PUBG Corp. official told The Korea Times that the company has...

Epic Games is done with single player, will focus on free-to-play multiplayer

Epic Games is done with single player, will focus on free-to-play multiplayer

Ron Duwell

Unreal Tournament and Gears of War creator Epic Games is taking a controversial route that many fans might not agree with. CEO Tim Sweeney has confirmed with Polygon that it will be following a new business model that shifts away from single player campaigns and focuses solely on free-to-play multiplayer games. Sweeney’s reasoning is that huge, AAA campaigns force smaller development...