Epic Games News


Fortnite Patch 4.2 Adds Apples, Guns, and Various Fixes

By Chris Jarrard, May 16, 2018 10:30am PDT

Epic Games' colorful shooter packs in some life-giving apples and a new burst assault rifle.


"The famas is insane and I totally expect it to get nerfed. If you wait for your first shot ..."

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In The Fortnite/Avengers Mashup, All Must Be Balanced...Including Nerfed Thanos

By Charles Singletary, May 09, 2018 7:15am PDT

The Titan of MCU has been taken down a notch.


Become Thanos In Fortnite Season 4 Starting Today In Infinity War Limited Time Crossover

By Charles Singletary, May 08, 2018 8:20am PDT

The Infinity Gauntlet is on the battlefield, so happy hunting!


"Age well and true knowing that everyone younger is just dumb and wrong. "

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Carbide, Omega, and Blockbuster Skin Challenges and Upgrades - Fortnite

By Kevin Tucker, May 02, 2018 1:25pm PDT

Check up on all the challenges Fornite players need to complete to unlock the latest Season 4 Carbide, Omega, and Blockbuster skin rewards.


Tomato Town Treasure Map Challenge and Battle Star Location - Fortnite

By Kevin Tucker, May 01, 2018 4:50pm PDT

Fortnite players looking to complete all the season 4 week 1 challenges will want to locate the Tomato Town treasure map as well as its requisite Battle Star.


New Map Landmarks and Hidden Locations in Fortnite Season 4

By Kevin Tucker, May 01, 2018 2:40pm PDT

Learn about the new locations, buildings, and other landmarks spread across the Fortnite Season 4 map.


Tilted Towers Survives Fortnite Season 4 Meteor, Dusty Depot Destroyed

By Charles Singletary, May 01, 2018 10:20am PDT

The new area reveals a new ability for players to use in Battle Royale too.


Tim Sweeney: 'You Can Plot a Linear Path from Where Magic Leap is Today to Your Oakley Sunglasses'

By Asif Khan, May 01, 2018 8:00am PDT

Tim Sweeney talked about the future of AR HMDs with Shacknews at GDC 2018.


"Man Boeing yesterday on Ars saying the falcon heavy was too small for NASA was disappointing. I ..."

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Epic Games To Unveil Fortnite's Season 4 Theme This Week

By Charles Singletary, Apr 30, 2018 8:18am PDT

It looks like some superheroes are stepping out of the meteor and bringing some power to Fortnite in this next season.


"Love how Epic has been teasing this in-game with subtle map changes all month. They're really ..."

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Fortnite Banks $223 Million In March Alone, Still No Official Cereal

By Blake Morse , Apr 26, 2018 3:00pm PDT

The goose that laid the golden llama keeps on giving for Epic Games. 


"It's probably weird to be working on tech and assets so hard for so long and then your most ..."

- zehh see all 9 comments

BREAKING: Meteors Crashing into Fortnite

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 26, 2018 10:11am PDT

It's happening, it's really happening!


"With any luck it'll be an extinction event and we can all move on."

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Fortnite Season 4 Teased With Possible Superhero Slant

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 26, 2018 9:20am PDT

What's the deal with those meteors, indeed?


With UFO Sightings in Fortnite, Players Worry Meteor Could Strike Tilted Towers Any Day

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 24, 2018 3:25pm PDT

All signs point to some sort of alien invasion. 


Fortnite v3.6 Update Gets Sticky Patch Notes, New Clinger Grenade Revealed

By Charles Singletary, Apr 24, 2018 9:40am PDT

A new addition to your arsenal and some fixes for an existing one highlight this particular patch.


"The minigun is getting the buff, not the light machine gun. Fake news. "

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Ashland University Introduces $4000 Fortnite Battle Royale Scholarship

By Charles Singletary, Apr 23, 2018 10:15am PDT

A four-player squad will represent the university in an official collegiate eSports team.


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