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Apple’s “Sign In with Apple” login system will no longer work with Epic Games accounts as soon as September 11th, Epic said today. The new restriction is another casualty of Apple and Epic’s ongoing spat.
If you currently use “Sign In with Apple” for your Epic account, Epic says you’ll need to update your account with new login credentials before September 11th to retain access. Epic has put together a guide on how to make that update if you need to do so. Epic also says that it may be able to recover your account manually after the “Sign in with Apple” option goes away, but you’ll have to contact the studio directly.
Apple requires developers to use its single sign-on system if they offer any other third-party options and want their apps in the App Store — presumably a driving factor behind Epic offering the service as a sign-in factor in the first place.
Epic tweeted about the upcoming change on a number of its Twitter accounts, including the main Epic Games account, the Fortnite Status account, and the Unreal Engine 5 account. That wide breadth is probably because Epic Games accounts span more than just letting …
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