A lot of eyes in the technology and gaming worlds are watching the fight between Epic Games and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL).
The battle taking place in the courtroom could have an impact on the share prices of several companies and also change the revenue split structure between gaming companies and mobile operators.
What Happened: A court conference call to start the case faced problems from fans yelling “free Fortnite,” as the call was public and over 200 people were not muted for over 20 minutes.
The court case will feature Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney, former Apple employees and employees from other companies who testify on behalf of the gaming company.
Apple CEO Tim Cook and other Apple executives will represent the giant technology company.