Epic Games News


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 ..."

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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.


"To be fair ‘uhhiuh’ is pretty close to the average ohioans’ pronunciation of our state’s ..."

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What's the Deal with the Fortnite Meteor?

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 19, 2018 2:25pm PDT

Breaking down what you need to know about the meteor that's appeared over Tilted Towers in Fortnite. 


"My guess is end of "beta" to prime-time by world destruction? "

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Epic Trolls Fans For Fortnite Meteor Theory, But What's Next?

By Charles Singletary, Apr 19, 2018 1:20pm PDT

Epic Games found a really lovely way to troll their fans with an emote.


Fortnite v3.5.2 Patch Notes Deliver Light Machine Gun, XP Weekend, & 50v50 Limited Time Event

By Charles Singletary, Apr 19, 2018 11:40am PDT

Players will also get to run Into The Storm for a chance to unlock one of the new neon characters.


Epic Games Removes Fortnite Guided Missile, Addresses Weapon Swapping

By Kevin Tucker, Apr 18, 2018 11:10am PDT

Peeking, weapon swapping, and player feedback regarding Fortnite's guided missile have all been addressed in the latest developer update.


Former Boss Key Productions Employee Responds to Cliffy B's 'Poaching' Allegations

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 17, 2018 11:50am PDT

No response from Cliff Bleszinski himself or Epic Games just yet. 


"I kinda feel bad for Cliffy. Trying to get his own thing going, and just can't to seem to get it ..."

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