Epic Games

Epic hints that Fortnite Crew plan will soon have more content

Epic hints that Fortnite Crew plan will soon have more content

On Thursday, Epic Games detailed the status of its January 2021 Fortnite Crew plan, as well as its plans for the future. The company hasn't yet revealed what subscribers can expect to get in February's drop, but it has teased that future Crew bundles may include more content than players currently receive.

Continue Reading

Epic Games brings Fortnite battle against Apple to the UK

Epic Games brings Fortnite battle against Apple to the UK

The calendar has switched to another year but some things have unsurprisingly remained the same. COVID-19 still threatens the world's population, Big Tech is still on trial for various things, and Fortnite remains absent on iPhones. Despite being one of last year's highest-profile dramas, the fight between Epic Games and Apple seems to still have no resolution in sight. As if to stir things up again, Epic Games has apparently filed an antitrust complaint against Apple and even Google, this time in the United Kingdom across the pond.

Continue Reading

Star Wars Battlefront 2 leads two big weeks of free games at Epic Games Store

Star Wars Battlefront 2 leads two big weeks of free games at Epic Games Store

As 2020 came to a close, there was some question about whether or not Epic would continue giving away free games each week in 2021. After all, this was something that was supposed to end with 2019, but then Epic decided to extend its free games promotion through 2020. It's clear now that Epic will continue offering free games as we move through the year, and with today's rotation, we're in for two big weeks of free games.

Continue Reading

Fortnite update 15.20 confirms incoming Predator skin, adds two new weapons

Fortnite update 15.20 confirms incoming Predator skin, adds two new weapons

Fortnite received a new update today, and it seems to set the stage for the arrival of a new hunter. As leaks have suggested, it looks like the next Fortnite crossover will be with the Predator franchise, with a number of Predator-themed cosmetics already in the game. The good news is that this Predator skin will be free to those who owns the Chapter 2, Season 5 battle pass - provided, of course, that those battle pass owners complete the challenges required to unlock the skin.

Continue Reading

Fortnite update 15.20 arrives tomorrow: What to expect

Fortnite update 15.20 arrives tomorrow: What to expect

A day later than expected, Epic has confirmed plans to release Fortnite update 15.20 on Wednesday with downtime starting in the early morning hours. As with previous downtime announcements, the company hasn't provided any details on what players can expect from this update, but there are a few changes players anticipate seeing.

Continue Reading

Fortnite Crew players are getting missing V-Bucks, plus a bit extra

Fortnite Crew players are getting missing V-Bucks, plus a bit extra

January's arrival brought a fresh month for Fortnite Crew subscribers, but some players experienced a bug: they didn't get their monthly 1,000 V-Bucks as expected. A couple of weeks later, Epic is back with an update on the issue, stating that it is now in the process of getting these subscribers their digital money -- and, it notes, they'll get a bit extra this time around.

Continue Reading

Epic will address Fortnite ‘pay-to-win’ skin controversy

Epic will address Fortnite ‘pay-to-win’ skin controversy

Epic has responded to player complaints about all-black Fortnite superhero skins that, some players say, is akin to 'pay to win.' The reason is that these skins blend into dark, shadowy regions so well that they're nearly impossible to perceive when shadows are turned on. Because console players can't disable shadows, they're at a disadvantage when playing with opponents using these skins.

Continue Reading

Fortnite Season 5 competitive events detailed: FNCS, LTMs, and bragging rights

Fortnite Season 5 competitive events detailed: FNCS, LTMs, and bragging rights

Epic has published its plans for Fortnite competitive in 2021 starting with its current fifth season of the game's second chapter. The company has a bunch of tournaments in the pipeline, including ones offering cash and others offering bragging rights. Players can expect regular competitive events throughout the season, with most of them taking place on Mondays and Fridays.

Continue Reading

Fortnite leak reveals two new Exotic weapons, one with a speed perk

Fortnite leak reveals two new Exotic weapons, one with a speed perk

Epic introduced multiple big changes with the current Fortnite season, one of which is the addition of interactive NPCs that make it possible to trade gold bars for Exotic weapons. These items are very powerful and offered in limited quantities, but you have to use them wisely as it takes time to grind away for enough gold.

Continue Reading

Fortnite leak hints at big Mandalorian changes on battle royale island

Fortnite leak hints at big Mandalorian changes on battle royale island

The fifth season of Fortnite Chapter 2 launched with the Mandalorian from Disney's live-action Star Wars series. In addition to the Mandalorian skin, the bounty hunter himself is crashed on the battle royale island. A new leak claims the crash site will soon transform in a big way as part of larger island changes.

Continue Reading

Torchlight II, Metro: Light Light Redux are temporarily free

Torchlight II, Metro: Light Light Redux are temporarily free

It's that time of the year for making resolutions, writing retrospectives, and grabbing free stuff. Of course, the holiday shopping season has yet to end and game stores are still pushing out free titles for people to grab, regardless of whether they'll be able to play those immediately or not. While Steam's holiday sale is still ongoing, Epic Games is wrapping up its own daily free offers while GOG, formerly Good Old Games, is making one title free for a very limited time only.

Continue Reading

Fortnite’s free Disney+ promo is about to end: How to claim it

Fortnite’s free Disney+ promo is about to end: How to claim it

If you've made a real-money purchase in Fortnite recently, you have the opportunity to get two months of Disney+ for free -- but the promotion is ending tomorrow, so you only have hours left to claim the offer before it disappears. The offer is open to players who have spent real money in the game from November 11 to December 31.

Continue Reading

1 2 3 4 Next