Judge Epic v Apple has to solve a big question: What is a video game?

Is there a more annoying argument than “video games are art”? So, how about: “What is a video game?” Gamers have been arguing about it from day one, and every time a new trend emerges, the argument will reappear, such as “walking simulation games”, ARG or visual novels, Just to name a few.This is why it is interesting (perhaps a bit sad) to see the American justice system let us down again and in the meantime the legal definition of “video game” The verdict of the Epic v Apple trial on Friday.

California Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers issued her ruling on Friday morning. Although Epic “won” on an important charge, the judge agreed with Apple on most of the charges. the opinion of. However, the exact legal definition of video games is largely undecided.