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== Role in Gamergate ==
 
== Role in Gamergate ==
  
Epic Games Store's was praised from [[Polygon]], [[Kotaku]], and other mainstream game journalist news sites, for taking on "toxic pro-consumerism".<ref>Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" - [https://archive.fo/ryeLU]</ref><ref>Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" (KIA) - [https://old.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/akxezg/twitter_bullshit_nathan_grayson_calls_proconsumer/]</ref> Ignoring issues, some of which are present in the Fornite launcher, where thousands of Fortnite gamers' accounts got hacked and that the new EG store doesn't comply with the GDPR laws.<ref>The Epic Games Store Does Not Seem to Comply With the GDPR Laws (Games/archive) - [http://archive.fo/KPMqT]</ref>
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Epic Games Store's was praised from [[Polygon]], [[Kotaku]], and other mainstream game journalist news sites, for taking on "toxic pro-consumerism".<ref>Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" - [https://archive.fo/ryeLU]</ref><ref>Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" (KIA) - [https://old.reddit.com/r/KotakuInAction/comments/akxezg/twitter_bullshit_nathan_grayson_calls_proconsumer/]</ref> Ignoring issues, some of which are present in the Fornite launcher, where thousands of Fortnite gamers' accounts got hacked as well as taken over and that the new EG store doesn't comply with the GDPR laws.<ref>The Epic Games Store Does Not Seem to Comply With the GDPR Laws (Games/archive) - [http://archive.fo/KPMqT]</ref>Fortnite Had a Security Vulnerability That Lets Hackers Take Over Accounts (CNET/archive) -[https://archive.fo/lNUaf]</ref>
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
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Origins

Sometime in December 2018, Epic Game, the owners of Fornite, made their own digital distribution client.

Role in Gamergate

Epic Games Store's was praised from Polygon, Kotaku, and other mainstream game journalist news sites, for taking on "toxic pro-consumerism".[1][2] Ignoring issues, some of which are present in the Fornite launcher, where thousands of Fortnite gamers' accounts got hacked as well as taken over and that the new EG store doesn't comply with the GDPR laws.[3]Fortnite Had a Security Vulnerability That Lets Hackers Take Over Accounts (CNET/archive) -[4]</ref>

References

  1. Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" - [1]
  2. Grayson Calls Pro-Consumer "Toxic" (KIA) - [2]
  3. The Epic Games Store Does Not Seem to Comply With the GDPR Laws (Games/archive) - [3]