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Fortnite’s new Battle Star system explained: Choose your favorites

Fortnite’s new Battle Star system explained: Choose your favorites

Epic overhauled its Battle Pass system for Chapter 2 - Season 7, which was released in the early morning hours today. Rather than players unlocking Battle Pass rewards linearly like in past seasons, the new system introduces Battle Stars and the ability to unlock any item you want regardless of where it falls on the list.

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Fortnite Season 7 taps Superman to fight off an alien invasion

Fortnite Season 7 taps Superman to fight off an alien invasion

A new Fortnite season has begun, and while last season did away with advanced technology to return us to our primal roots, it looks like tech is back on the menu for Season 7. Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 7 is dubbed Invasion, and as that name suggests, aliens have invaded Fortnite's world. We'll be teaming up with some big-name characters to fight them off, including the biggest superhero of them all: Superman.

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Epic just slyly confirmed Fortnite x Rick & Morty crossover

Epic just slyly confirmed Fortnite x Rick & Morty crossover

We previously saw hints that hit animated sitcom Rick & Morty may get a Fortite crossover and now we know for sure. Though Epic hasn't outright announced a crossover involving the series, it has all but confirmed its plan with the latest Season 7 trailer. One of the objects appearing in the aliens' tractor beam is the Butter Robot.

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Fortnite Season 7 downtime and launch trailer: What players should know

Fortnite Season 7 downtime and launch trailer: What players should know

The next big Fortnite season arrives tomorrow and it will bring some major changes to the map. Among other details, Epic has revealed when the next season's downtime will start, as well as how to watch the launch trailer outside of the game and what to expect when the patch arrives (hint: it's going to be huge).

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Fortnite’s latest Season 7 teaser reveals alien pistol, takes jab at Superman

Fortnite’s latest Season 7 teaser reveals alien pistol, takes jab at Superman

Epic has released its second Chapter 2 - Season 7 teaser, this one similar to the first teaser but with one big twist: it reveals what appears to be a piece of alien technology. The audio log takes a jab at Superman and includes a pair of glasses in a tractor beam. Visible behind the glasses, however, is a new kind of pistol.

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Epic’s first big Fortnite Season 7 teaser is an alien observation log

Epic’s first big Fortnite Season 7 teaser is an alien observation log

With only three days left in the current Fortnite season (including today, June 5), Epic has finally dropped an official teaser for the upcoming Chapter 2 - Season 7 scheduled to arrive on June 8. The company is sticking with the same kind of teaser trend we saw last season, but with a twist: rather than Agent Jones submitting observation logs, this one comes from the aliens.

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Fortnite Bargain Bin discounts island goods in last week to spend bars

Fortnite Bargain Bin discounts island goods in last week to spend bars

There's only one week left in Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 6 -- and as with the previous season, Epic has warned that you need to spend your gold bars because balances will be reset to zero starting with the next season. Here to encourage that spending and give players some exotics to finish their challenges is Fortnite Bargain Bin, a week of discounts that'll be found at island vendors across the map.

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DC Comics’ latest Batman/Fortnite issue offers free Deathstroke glider

DC Comics’ latest Batman/Fortnite issue offers free Deathstroke glider

DC Comics has released the fourth issue in its Batman/Fortnite: Zero Point mini-series, giving fans the latest installment in the expanded storyline, as well as a code to redeem the Deathstroke Glider for free. Only two issues remain in the series, with the fifth issue scheduled for release shortly after the next Fortnite season arrives.

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Epic Game Store’s new free game is perfect for those who want a challenge

Epic Game Store’s new free game is perfect for those who want a challenge

The Epic Mega Sale kicked off a few weeks ago, and with the start of the sale came the promise of some big free games. The sale kicked off by offering NBA 2K21 for free, and then last week, Among Us rotated in. Today, Among Us has been replaced by another big free game, and fans of brutal survival games will definitely want to check it out.

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Fortnite alien abductions arrive: What we know and how to get abducted

Fortnite alien abductions arrive: What we know and how to get abducted

Only hours after the last big Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 6 update arrived, data-miners revealed that an alien invasion was heading to the battle royale island and that it would arrive before the current season ends. The invasion was said to start with abductions that take place on the island and today brings the start of that activity.

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Genshin Impact is coming to the Epic Games Store

Genshin Impact is coming to the Epic Games Store

Genshin Impact turned out to be one of the biggest gaming hits of 2020, though you wouldn't know it if you only get your PC games through digital storefronts like Steam. That's because Genshin Impact launched without any kind of presence on third-party stores. Instead, developer miHoYo decided to handle distribution of the game itself. While that has clearly gone well for miHoYo, it looks like that's all changing next week when Genshin Impact launches on the Epic Games Store.

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Epic details everything Fortnite players need to finish in one week

Epic details everything Fortnite players need to finish in one week

We're officially one week away from the launch of Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 7. For players that are still hoping to max out the Battle Pass and challenges, Epic has released a list of everything you should be sure to finish in the next seven days -- including a few you might have forgotten about or never realized were an option.

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