Epic Games News


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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Fortnite Reveals Season 2 Battle Pass

By Blake Morse , Dec 21, 2017 12:05pm PST

Epic games is giving the gift of weapons, traps, and Llamas in the latest holiday-themed Fortnite update.


Fortnite Adds '50 Versus 50' Game Mode for 10 Days Only

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 07, 2017 6:57pm PST

Epic Games is thinking bigger with Fortnite Battle Royale for the next ten days.


Jazz Jackrabbit 1 and 2 Make Epic Bounce Back on GOG

By Asif Khan, Nov 30, 2017 7:50am PST

GOG.com and Epic Games announced the news this morning that Jazz Jackrabbit 1 and 2 will be available once again.


"i couldn't get my 360 controller to work right in jazz jackrabbit even after fiddling with the ..."

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Fortnite 1.9.1 Update is Popping Smoke

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 29, 2017 5:35pm PST

In addition to some new visual upgrades for Xbox One X owners, Fortnite is adding in some new goodies for Battle Royale players.


Fortnite Goes Airborn with Launch Pads in v1.9 Update

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 13, 2017 10:25am PST

Don't try and go through that pesky trap. Go over it, thanks to a new addition set to hit Fortnite this week.


Fortnite's Halloween Event Introduces Character Customization and Leaderboards

By Charles Singletary, Oct 27, 2017 11:45am PDT

The Save The World and Battle Royale modes are in haunting moods and Epic is using the spooky event to introduce major new features to their survival shooter.


Voice Chat Live In Latest Fortnite Battle Royale Update

By Charles Singletary, Oct 20, 2017 2:35pm PDT

PC players have early access to voice chat and console players will have the feature soon.


Epic Games Will See Fortnite Cheat Software Creators in Court

By Charles Singletary, Oct 13, 2017 9:15am PDT

Previous statements from Epic weren't just threats, it seems.


"It's nice to see them being so aggressive against cheating, since that's the one major drawback ..."

- lefthighkick see all 3 comments

Fortnite Battle Royale Hits 10 Million Players, Adds Stats

By Charles Singletary, Oct 12, 2017 12:50pm PDT

The competitive survival mode alone has amassed more than what the full Fortnite experience pulled in earlier this month.


Fortnite Devs: Cheaters Are The 'Highest Priority' Across Epic Games

By Charles Singletary, Oct 05, 2017 4:15pm PDT

The free-to-play mode will be no breeding ground for cheaters as the development team seeks to get a handle on things early.


Fortnite Gets Crowded with 7 Million Players Served

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 04, 2017 11:50am PDT

Fortnite hits another major milestone and does so quickly.


"its fun in a group too, especially if you have a person good at building fast while the others shoot"

- Mcvittie see all 16 comments

Fortnite: Battle Royale Update Details Voice-Chat Plans, PermaBans, and More

By Charles Singletary, Sep 28, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Epic lays out the blueprint for the new Battle Royale mode going forward.


"I'm loving it, very fun game although queuing squads with out friends is dicey but thats not a ..."

- granpachook see all 3 comments

Paragon Founders Can Try Out Fortnite's PUBG Inspired Mode For Free

By Charles Singletary, Sep 19, 2017 3:30pm PDT

Check your emails, Paragon players, as Epic is reaching out to players of their MOBA to give them an opportunity to test out Fornite's PUBG inspired mode.


Fortnite Battle Royale Mode Takes Aim At PUBG

By Charles Singletary, Sep 12, 2017 7:50am PDT

Epic Games brings building mechanics to battle royale survival. 


"Fortnight was DOA, good on them to pivot to something people are interested in."

- General Balsaga see all 8 comments