Epic Games Inc. launched Wolverine and Dr. Doom into “Fortnite” on Thursday, but fans of the popular videogame who play on Apple and Android devices may not know it.
In the first major consequence for consumers caught in the crossfire of the legal battle royale between “Fortnite” publisher Epic Games and tech giants Apple Inc.
and Alphabet Inc.’s
Google, the new “Nexus Wars” season of “Fortnite” will not be available in either of their app stores. While devices running Google’s Android operating system can download the update directly from Epic, the new season featuring characters from Walt Disney Co.’s