Players who now use their Apple ID to sign in to Epic Games will have to update the email on their account to avoid getting locked out, as well as setting up a password if they haven't already done so.
Sign in with Apple is a feature that allows Apple device users to sign in to accounts and services using their Apple ID, with that info obscured from the website or service for privacy purposes. If you used "Sign In with Apple", please make sure your email and password are up to date.
To prevent players from being left stranded without access to their account, the Fortnite developer has issued a call to action to all iPhone owners to immediately head to their settings and change the password associated with their Epic Games account. Apple also insists that it gets the opportunity to review all games and game updates delivered via cloud gaming services. According to Epic Games, Apple will no longer let users sign in to Epic Games using Sign in with Apple as of September 11, which is in two days.
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Shortly after 2:00 a.m. on August 13, 2020, the morning on which Epic would activate its hidden commission-theft functionality, Mr. Sweeney again emailed Apple executives, declaring that 'Epic will no longer adhere to Apple's payment processing restrictions'.
This comes after very public complaints from Microsoft regarding xCloud's rejection from the App Store, which Apple denied because its App Store rules fundamentally did not allow game-streaming platforms on it. While not precluded outright, the requirement that they include a separate App Store app puts substantial requirements on service providers that many may not be able to comply with our for technical or practical reasons. It also means that developers are going to have to balance the in-app purchases cut for Apple with whatever deals they have worked out with the streaming platforms.
Epic Games and Apple are headed to court to battle it out - with a decision in favour of Epic Games potentially triggering sweeping changes for developers working within the confines of the Apple App Store. Apple has caved on cloud gaming today - a little.