S3 E10 Fortnite Dance Moves Gone Viral
Season three of Stroke of Genius was such a hit we needed one more episode! In this bonus episode, we learn more about copyright. The video game Fortnite has swept the globe with its unique offerings, especially its sensational dance moves. The video game earns hundreds of millions of dollars each year from these moves, called emotes. But most emotes weren’t created in the game — they weren’t created by Fortnite at all. In fact, the game has been accused of appropriating these dances from other parts of pop culture. Is Fortnite infringing on copyrighted dance moves?