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Fortnite Content Update 5.10 Brings Back the Guided Missile for Fly Explosives LTM

By Sam Chandler, Jul 31, 2018 7:10am PDT

Two items are coming out of the vault to shake up the formula of Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode.

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Fortnite Twitch Prime Pack 3 Leak Reveals the Modern Military Set As Next Season 5 Drop

By Brittany Vincent, Jul 30, 2018 10:25am PDT

Grab four new pieces of skin equipment as a Twitch Prime member. 

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Epic Games Addresses Accusation that iDroPz_BoDiEs Cheated at Fortnite Summer Skirmish

By Charles Singletary, Jul 27, 2018 12:25pm PDT

There was a storm of a different kind brewing after the competitive event held over the weekend.

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"Lol what an embarrassment of a company. That's the stupidest tournament I've ever heard of. Of ..."

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Leaderboards, Rules, and Rewards - Fortnite Solo Showdown LTM

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 27, 2018 12:05pm PDT

The new Fortnite Solo Showdown LTM is here, and we've got details concerning leaderboards, rules, rewards, and how to check the current Solo Showdown standings.

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Fortnite's New Submachine Gun Nerfed in Latest Hotfix

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 25, 2018 5:20pm PDT

The newly added Fortnite SMG has found itself on the business end of a new update that aims to balance changes with the weapon's power and rate of fire.

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Clay Pigeon Locations - Fortnite Week 3 Challenge

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 25, 2018 2:50pm PDT

Fortnite Battle Pass week 3 challenges have arrived, tasking players with taking out clay pigeons at five different skeet shooting locations.

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Birthday Cake Locations and Map - Dance Challenge in Fortnite

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 25, 2018 11:40am PDT

Gamers can earn all-new rewards by finding the location of birthday cakes spread across the Fortnite map and then dancing in front of them.

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Fortnite Jump Pads Epic Games' Tim Sweeney To Billionaire

By Charles Singletary, Jul 25, 2018 11:15am PDT

Someone grab the champagne!!!

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"Carmack had an F50 that he modded to install new turbochargers, and I think he collected ..."

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Slurp Juice Pulled From Fortnite Following Buff in Update 5.10 Patch

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 24, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Recently buffed Fortnite healing item Slurp Juice has been removed from the game, with Epic Games stating they're working on a fix.

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Fortnite Brings Back Playground LTM This Week With 'More Loot'

By Brittany Vincent, Jul 23, 2018 4:15pm PDT

Get ready to jump back into the game's creative sandbox-style mode.

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Flippin' Incredible Emote, Chomp Sr. and Jr. Highlight Fortnite Item Shop Update

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 23, 2018 11:30am PDT

The latest Fortnite item shop update includes the new Flippin' Incredible emote as well as the Chomp Sr. and Chomp Jr. players and pickaxe skins.

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Fortnite's First Birthday Is Coming, Celebrate With Unique Challenges, Llama, and More

By Charles Singletary, Jul 20, 2018 10:25am PDT

Starting on July 24, Save The World and Battle Royale players will be able to complete special birthday challenges. 

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Tencent's WeGame Platform Is Getting Fortnite This Month

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 19, 2018 4:45pm PDT

The China-based publisher is bringing Epic Games' breakout hit Fortnite to the WeGame digital shop, and it's set to release soon.

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All Basketball Hoop Locations in Fortnite

By Kevin Tucker, Jul 19, 2018 11:10am PDT

Where are all the basketball hoops in Fortnite? We break down the location of each court players need to find to complete the Season 5 week 2 challenge.

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Fortnite Has Amassed A Whopping $1 Billion From In-Game Purchases

By Brittany Vincent, Jul 18, 2018 3:45pm PDT

Color us all shocked. 

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"I see guys in Path of Exile every day wearing hundreds of dollars worth of skins with hundreds ..."

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