Epic Games, the developer of Hit Online Video Game Fortnite, has ruled out some players from fighting because they managed to find a way to gain an unfair advantage over their opponents.
The company also began suing some Fortnite cheaters last year, accusing them of copyright infringement. The North Carolina-based company hopes that the lawsuit will stop fraudsters and send a clear message to others who engage in the activity.
Epic games wrinkle on scammers who use aimbots or other scam technologies because they get an unfair advantage over other players who destroy the games for those who play fair.
The company assures that it takes cheating seriously and will pursue all available alternatives to ensure that the games are fun, fair and competitive for all players.
"Fortress fortress cheaters are the highest priority across epic games. We work continuously against both cheaters themselves and cheat vendors," Epic Games said in a statement published in October 201
However, fraud was amazing a year after , and only last week, the company sent a new lawsuit. This time, the company sued YouTuber Golden Modz.
Golden Modz, identified as Brandon Lucas, is Epic Games most prominent goal to date. Lucas has over 1.7 million subscribers on Youtube.
According to Torrent Freak the accused filed by a federal court in North Carolina, Golden Modz and his frequent partner Colton Conter, also known as "Excentric", to use and sell Fortnite cheats.
Lucas allegedly posted on YouTube videos of Fortnite luringen and sold the cheating tools via the websites goldengodz.com and gtagods.com, as he usually
The defendants call their "magic powers" and inform their viewers where to buy these.
"In some of their YouTube videos, Defend (sometimes) in duo and squads and joke that the cheating software gives the user's magical powers so that they can" troll "Fortnite by killing dozens of other players and" winning "The game said" Epic Games … "
The company said that both the defendants inject code into the games, changing the originals when using cheats. It said that this is a clear breach of copyright.
The company added that the reason Lucas operates the website, as well as selling cheating and accounts, is for personal enrichment. It is said that these unprecedented winnings are at the expense of epic games and members of the past society.