Google uses Apple’s core arguments to counter-sued Epic

In the ongoing antitrust lawsuit between the two companies, Google fought back against Epic. This counterclaimIt must be seen in the context of Epic’s other major legal battles (especially against Apple) that revolves around the Freedom Plan, which is a 2020 plan in which Epic secretly added alternatives to Fortnite’s Android and iOS versions Payment methods, and then sued Google and Apple for launching a public relations campaign designed to get the public on their side.

Epic said that in essence, these large platform holders are monopolies, so they should be forced to allow developers to use their own payment systems in applications.