The originators of these dances seek legal action against Epic’s use of their moves
One of the most recognizable elements of Fortnite is the in-game emotes. Many of the dances featured in the selectable emotes crib elements from popular dances, many of which have been popularized by their creators. Some have questioned the use of these dances, especially since the originators do not receive any recognition or monetary return for their use.
Several lawsuits have begun to emerge in response to the game’s use of these dances, which can be unlocked by purchasing them with real-world money. Below is an up-to-date list of articles covering this ongoing story.