On The DARQ Side Of Epic Exclusivity Or “Don’t Publish Those E - Mails!” (VL88)


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As Epic Games and their Epic Games Store (EGS) collects exclusives away from PC competitors Steam and Good Old Games (GOG), we've seen a cottage industry of video game developers commenting on why they've taken that Fortnite cash. And now, with Unfold Games and DARQ, we get a piece on why they *didn't* take the loot box offered by Epic. What did Unfold Games have to say about their reasoning? Why might it have been shrewd to publish their comments regardless of reasoning? What mistakes did they make? And why should you never publish the emails? This video description is protected by copyright...in Virtual Legality. CHECK OUT THE VIDEO AT: https://youtu.be/KMb7qbOmSt0 #DARQ #EGS #VirtualLegality *** Discussed in this episode: "[T]his is how Epic offer looks like..." Tweet - August 17, 2019 - Dejan (@dex3108) (https://twitter.com/dex3108/status/1162920977862418434) Why I turned down exclusivity deal from the Epic Store (developer of “DARQ”) Medium Post - August 17, 2019 - Unfold Games (https://medium.com/@info_68117/why-i-turned-down-exclusivity-deal-from-the-epic-store-developer-of-darq-7ee834ed0ac7) "Sixteen Things Writers Should Know About Quoting From Letters" Blogger (Rights of Writers)- February 4, 2011 - Mark Fowler (http://www.rightsofwriters.com/2011/02/sixteen-things-writers-should-know.html) *** FOR MORE CHECK US OUT: On Twitter @hoeglaw At our website: https://hoeglaw.com/ On our Blog, "Rules of the Game", at https://hoeglaw.wordpress.com/ On "Help Us Out Hoeg!" a regular segment on the Easy Allies Podcast (formerly GameTrailers) (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZrxXp1reP8E353rZsB3jaA)

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