‘Fortnite’ Maker Fined $520 Million For Invading Kids’ Privacy And Tricking Players

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Fortnite creator Epic Games will pay a record $520 million to settle allegations that it illegally collected children’s personal information and used “dark patterns” to encourage accidental in-game purchases. What do you think?

“I hope they have a creepy way of making that money back.”

Cliff Zarley • Unemployed

“I blame parents for letting their kids have personal information.”

Mandy Lee • Chief Enunciator


“We let these companies babysit our kids for free, and they betray us like this?”

Skyler McManus • Excuse Investigator