Epic Games News


Fortnite Battle Royale Streamer Ninja Fights Alongside Drake on Twitch

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 14, 2018 10:32pm PDT

Started from the bottom, now the whole team here... on Twitch.


"I'm pretty sure they say "thanks for the donation" on air. That's burned into my eardrums like ..."

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Fornite Battle Royale Coming to iOS with Cross-Platform Support

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 08, 2018 5:30pm PST

Looking to play Fortnite Battle Royale on the go? You'll be able to very soon.


"Does this mean I can use a PS4 controller on my ipad to play fornite?!? Kucf ya!"

- Lightzout see all 6 comments

Fortnite's Next Battle Royale Event Pits Five Teams Of 20 Against Each Other

By Charles Singletary, Mar 07, 2018 9:20am PST

This would have been an absolute treat with jetpacks. Maybe next time.


"This is going to be hilarious and awesome. I just bought the Battle Pass on Xbone if anyone ..."

- Head Rush see all 6 comments

Fortnite Frenzy Hits Mainstream Media With Epic Mania

By Blake Morse , Mar 06, 2018 2:44pm PST

As the hype surrounding Epic's golden goose grows, so the does its influence. Some of the famous folks giving Fortnite an endorsement may surprise you. 


" A recent feature on Good Morning America pondered the addictive nature of titles like Fortnite. ..."

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Fortnite Hunting Rifle Replaces Previously Touted Jetpack

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 28, 2018 12:45pm PST

The newest weekly item slated to land in Fornite is not the previously revealed jetpack, but instead the sniper-friendly Hunting Rifle.


Fortnite Twitch Prime Pack Dresses Up Jonesy

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 28, 2018 9:15am PST

Twitch Prime members are about to unlock a few cool extras for Jonesy.


Fortnite Battle Royale 3.0.0 Patch Adds 60 FPS for Consoles, Season 3 Battle Pass, and More

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 9:15am PST

Epic Games' Battle Royale is gettting a new Season Pass and it is available right now.


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Fortnite 2.5.0 Patch Update Celebrates Lunar New Year, Launches Spring Event

By Charles Singletary, Feb 15, 2018 8:25am PST

New weapons, new heroes, thematic environment additions, and more abound in the new patch update.


Fortnite Celebrates Valentine's Day With Cupid's Crossbow

By Charles Singletary, Feb 07, 2018 10:30am PST

Bring death and your enemies together With Cupid's Crossbow in Battle Royale.


Fortnite's Sniper Shootout Game Mode is Live for a Limited Time

By Charles Singletary, Jan 29, 2018 9:35am PST

The first significant event after the major map update to Fortnite is live and all you'll have at hand is your sniper and revolver.


Fortnite - Why Am I In Queue, Can't Join Party

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 26, 2018 2:00pm PST

Trying to get into Fornite only to be stuck in a queue? We break down a few potential solutions.


Paragoner! Epic Games is Shutting Down Paragon in April

By Asif Khan, Jan 26, 2018 12:05pm PST

Paragon is not long for this world. Epic Games broke the news on their social media just now.


"I should give it a go before it closes. The character designs looked neat if nothing else. "

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Epic Games Shifting Dev Resources From Paragon Over To Fortnite

By Blake Morse , Jan 18, 2018 4:17pm PST

Things aren't looking good for Epic's MOBA, but it's not Para-gone just yet. 


"What about Unreal Tournament team? Last update was somewhere around June 2017 or maybe even before"

- hanged_man see all 4 comments

Fortnite Battle Royale Map Update Launches Tomorrow, Gets New Trailer

By Blake Morse , Jan 17, 2018 1:15pm PST

Starting tomorrow it's literally a whole new world full of new territory to explore. 


Fortnite Battle Royale Reaches 40 Million Players Ahead of Map Update

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2018 10:10am PST

Fortnite Battle Royale has just wrapped up its first 100 days and has reached a big milestone ahead of its next big update.


"The base game is still wildly popular and is one of the key things that sets it apart. If they ..."

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