Patch 9.40 for 'Fortnite' has brought new versions of long-range weapons, the continued creation of the giant pink robot, and other gameplay changes. It is now downloadable on all gaming platforms including mobile devices.
Video Games July 20, 2019
This limited-edition Xbox One S model for 'Fortnite' fans just leaked ahead of Microsoft’s E3 presentation. It is said to come in this sleek purple colorway and include 2,000 in-game V-Bucks, plus neat extras.
Video Games May 27, 2019
Epic Games just released its first teaser for the upcoming season of 'Fortnite'. Similar to previous seasons, Season 9 is expected to offer tons of surprises for new and old players alike.
Video Games May 7, 2019
Epic Games is adding Reboot Vans to 'Fortnite' soon in update v8.30. It's going to be the new respawn system in the game, which is similar to revive stations in 'Apex Legends.'
Video Games April 6, 2019
Reports of the accusation of plagiarism against Epic Games broke online when an artist claimed the game developer plagiarized the Taro skin from an existing design. However, it looks like the whole thing was faked.
Video Games April 2, 2019
Tyler Blevins, otherwise known as 'Ninja,' reportedly raked in $1 million for promoting 'Apex Legends' on Feb. 5. Together with other top streamers, Ninja helped the game set record-breaking numbers in its first month.
Video Games March 14, 2019
Just a few days after Epic Games’ recent ‘Fortnite’ update, here it comes unleashing new content once more. The patch notes for update 8.01 are finally here, bringing Buried Treasure, Limited-Time Mode, and much more.
Video Games March 11, 2019
'Fortnite' creator Epic Games is facing another lawsuit, this time over the Llama loot boxes. The plaintiff accuses the developer of using 'predatory schemes' that deceive thousands of players.
Video Games March 2, 2019
The copyright lawsuits against Epic Games have been piling up recently. In an attempt to stop them, an impersonator sent an email requesting the U.S. Copyright Office to dismiss the cases filed against the developer.
Video Games February 20, 2019
Epic Games is again facing another lawsuit over a dance move. BlocBoy JB is the next to sue the game developer for using his 'Shoot' dance in 'Fortnite.'
Video Games January 24, 2019
Epic Games quickly responded to the Ice Legion backlash from gamers with the announcement of a hotfix that adjusts the spawn rates of the Ice Legion, including Golden Brutes. Players who complete the challenges in the new Ice Storm event will receive XP.and special rewards.
Video Games January 23, 2019
In its latest state of development, Epic Games now plans to launch patches on 'Fortnite' several days to a week before a tournament begins. The new time window will take effect starting with the Australian Open, which is scheduled for Jan. 26 to 27.
Video Games January 21, 2019
'Fortnite' generated an estimated $2.4 billion revenue in 2018 for Epic Games, making it the market leader in free-to-play games. Nexon's 'Dungeon Fighter Online' came in second to 'Fortnite' with $1.5 billion in revenue.
Video Games January 17, 2019
Remember Orange Shirt Kid from last year's BoogieDown Contest? His mom is now suing Epic Games for using his signature dance move called the 'Orange Justice.'
Video Games January 15, 2019
How far can you go for 2,000 bucks and an additional 6,000 subscribers? For a 'Fortnite' YouTuber, streaming 10 hours of oftentimes-intense dabbing does it.
Video Games January 14, 2019
An alleged domestic abuser has been banned from Twitch once again after being briefly let back in. The accused streamer, Luke Munday, was heard assaulting his wife in a Dec. 9 'Fortnite' livestream watched by thousands.
Video Games January 5, 2019
The beta version of 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android is now available for everyone to download. However, the app will require a special method to download, as it is not available on the Google Play Store.
Video Games October 12, 2018
Sony has finally enabled PlayStation 4 cross-play, releasing a 'Fortnite' beta where gamers can play with others on the Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. Several games tried to convince Sony, but the popularity of 'Fortnite' was too much to ignore.
Video Games September 27, 2018
The Nintendo Switch 'Fortnite' bundle, which will be released on Oct. 5, will carry a price tag of $299.99. What does the bundle contain, and is it a good deal?
Video Games September 19, 2018
A UK service noted that 'Fortnite' is one of the online games that have recently been mentioned as a reason for divorce. Relationships are changing over time, with married couples now having to share their relationship with a video game.
Video Games September 17, 2018
Renowned video game 'Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4' unveiled its battle royale mode known as 'Blackout.' Blackout, which is an 80-player last man standing mode, is currently available in early beta for PlayStation 4 gamers.
Video Games September 12, 2018
Epic Games teamed up with Hasbro to bring 'Fortnite' to toy guns and board games. 'Fortnite' Nerf guns are expected to launch next year, while the Monopoly: 'Fortnite' Edition is due to be released next month.
Video Games September 11, 2018
'Fortnite' players are sneakily acquiring the Galaxy skin, which is exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9 and Galaxy Tab S4. They are downloading 'Fortnite Mobile' into the demo units in retail stores to bypass the need to purchase the devices.
Video Games August 29, 2018
Epic Games will soon roll out input-based matchmaking for 'Fortnite.' Once the feature is online, PlayStation 4 players using a keyboard and mouse will go up against PC players, to eliminate the unfair advantage over players using controllers.
Video Games August 27, 2018
Google discovered a vulnerability that allowed hackers to install malware through the 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android installers. Epic Games has since patched the exploit, but it is unhappy with how Google dealt with the security issue.
Video Games August 26, 2018
'Fortnite' is arguably the hottest game in the world right now, which makes it a big target for hackers. Epic Games is urging players to make their accounts more secure, and is offering a free emote in exchange.
Video Games August 24, 2018
The latest version 5.30 patch for Fornite includes some interesting new features, including the Rift-To-Go item. It provides players a chance to create a rift for themselves or their allies.
Video Games August 24, 2018
'PUBG Mobile' has just hit 100 million downloads on App Store and Google Play. To commemorate this milestone, Tencent Games is organizing two big eSports events named the Player Well Known Invitational and Player Well Known Championship.
Video Games August 17, 2018
Non-Samsung device owners can finally get a chance to play 'Fortnite' on Android. Epic Games has opened up a beta program for those interested, but players will need to wait a bit before actually playing.
Video Games August 13, 2018
Tyler 'Ninja' Blevins does not stream with female gamers, a comment that may appear sexist if taken without context. The popular "Fortnite" streamer, however, explained the reason for his decision.
Video Games August 13, 2018
Google has warned its users that Fornite will not be available on its storefront. The Epic Games's hit video game has bypassed the Play Store and can only be downloaded by Android users on its website.
Google August 11, 2018
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has finally been unveiled, with a range of new features such as an AI camera and a new S Pen. Are they enough to attract customers away from rival smartphones such as Apple's upcoming iPhones?
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 10, 2018
Eagle-eyed gamers spotted a missing disclaimer on free-to-play Nintendo Switch games, including the massively popular 'Fortnite,' on the Nintendo eShop. This likely means that the titles will not need a Nintendo Switch Online subscription, once the service launches next month.
Video Games August 8, 2018
The leaked APK of 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android provided more information about the highly anticipated game. Apparently, it will not only be exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9, and that it will be available through a certain app store.
Video Games August 8, 2018
Some parents are reportedly paying up to $20 per hour to give their kids 'Fortnite' tutorials. Players who need extra cash might want to try becoming 'Fortnite' trainers, despite baffling outcry against the practice.
Video Games August 3, 2018
The 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android release date is coming soon, after being a Samsung Galaxy Note 9 exclusive for 30 days. However, the app will not be downloaded through the Google Play Store, which might be a bad idea.
Video Games August 2, 2018
Epic Games is finally bringing ‘Fortnite’ to Android — as a Samsung Galaxy Note 9 exclusive. Samsung’s latest handset will apparently be marketed as a gaming beast, and it’ll need Fortnite as proof.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 27, 2018
Game streaming service Rainway noticed hundreds of thousands of error reports related to adware attacking certain users. The company discovered that the victims all downloaded a 'Fortnite' cheating app, which secretly included malware that infected their computers.
Video Games July 6, 2018
Gaming disorder is classified as a mental health problem by WHO. Experts weighed in on children's addiction to video games like 'Fortnite' and what can be done to prevent it.
Public Health June 28, 2018
Reports confirmed that physical copies of 'Fortnite' sold prices way above its original SRP. The game was made available as a free-to-play option but still earned close to 300 million in April from in-game purchases.
Video Games June 28, 2018
Gamers are still falling for fake 'Fortnite Mobile' for Android apps, despite previous reports on the malware-laced apps. Instead of learning, impatient Android gamers are still installing suspicious APK files that claim to be 'Fortnite' for Android devices.
Video Games June 26, 2018
The latest 'Fortnite' challenge has players searching for seven hungry gnomes that get them extra XP. Here's how and where to find those hungry gnomes.
Video Games June 23, 2018
Following its launch on the Nintendo Switch, 'Fortnite' will hit Android platform soon. According to the publisher, the target launch date for the Android version is sometime in summer
Video Games June 19, 2018
Sony blocked 'Fortnite' cross-play and progression between the PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch, drawing backlash from gamers. The company issued a statement to break its silence on the matter, but it might have made things worse.
Video Games June 15, 2018
On Tuesday, June 12, Nintendo announced that ‘Fortnite’ will be coming to the Switch console. However, fans are up in arms over Sony’s decision to block 'Fortnite' cross-play and progression between PS4 and Nintendo Switch players.
Video Games June 14, 2018