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Alan Wake Remastered finally confirmed with 4K visuals

Alan Wake Remastered finally confirmed with 4K visuals

It's definitely been a long time coming, but today Remedy and Epic Games announced that the original Alan Wake is finally being remastered. Rumors of this remaster have been swirling for years, and now it looks like it's happening at last. While the remaster is exciting on its own, perhaps the best part of this announcement is that it means Alan Wake is finally coming to PlayStation consoles for the first time - more than 11 years after it initially launched for Xbox 360.

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New Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 incoming: Time to get spooky!

New Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 incoming: Time to get spooky!

Epic Games just revealed information about the final bit of action in Fortnite's Chapter 2, Season 7 grand finale: Operation: Sky Fire! This is all about the aliens, it's all about the whole "The Last Reality" business, it's all about the Imagined Order (IO), and what's to come of the lot. If you've been waiting for this Season 7 IO undercover agent business to reach its peak, the time is NIGH!

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Fortnite’s big UI redesign makes it easier to find non-battle royale games

Fortnite’s big UI redesign makes it easier to find non-battle royale games

Epic surprised Fortnite players with its most recent game update by implementing a major interface redesign. The company usually leaves these big design changes for new season launches, but that wasn't the case this time around. Among other things, the new interface makes it much easier to find the games you want, especially ones that aren't battle royale.

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Fortnite Best Friendzy offers teammates free rewards they win together

Fortnite Best Friendzy offers teammates free rewards they win together

Epic is rounding out Fortnite's seventh season with a new event it calls Best Friendzy. The challenge offers players the opportunity to unlock free rewards by playing with their friends; points are given based on things like how much time is spent playing together in Battle Royale and Creative modes, for example.

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Fortnite’s second wild week brings popular items back from the vault

Fortnite’s second wild week brings popular items back from the vault

Epic has introduced the second Wild Week for Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 7. This time around, the company has brought multiple popular items back from the vault, all of them revolving around jumps, bounces, and getting across the island quickly. As with other Wild Weeks, this next loadout will only be available for one week.

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Epic reveals unique Fortnite Crew bundles for the next three months

Epic reveals unique Fortnite Crew bundles for the next three months

In a surprising move, Epic has revealed the Fortnite Crew bundles it has planned for the next three months. The bundles will be released in September, October, and November, each of them tied to the previous one to offer subscribers something special. The next three months will revolve around "The First Shadows."

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March Through Time Fortnite event revisits the life of Martin Luther King

March Through Time Fortnite event revisits the life of Martin Luther King

Fortnite has been home to many events throughout its history, but today, we learned of what is perhaps the most interesting event yet. Epic Games teamed up with Time Magazine to create an interactive experience highlighting Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his efforts with the civil rights movement within Fortnite. Dubbed March Through Time, the experience will be going live in Fortnite Creative.

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Fortnite adds new Item Shop category with emotes for Imposters mode

Fortnite adds new Item Shop category with emotes for Imposters mode

Epic recently released its own Imposters mode that improves upon a fan-created version previously available to creative players. The mode is strikingly similar to last year's hit game Among Us, but with some notable differences, including the lack of a simple way to chat with others. That's where special emotes come in.

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Epic’s next Fortography challenge involves the skin no one cares about

Epic’s next Fortography challenge involves the skin no one cares about

Epic is back with what will likely be the last Fortography challenge in its Fortnite Chapter 2 - Season 7, this time seeking exceptional in-game "photography" involving the skin no one cares about: Kymera. The alien skin is unique because, unlike other items, players can heavily customize the character with different faces and features.

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Unreal Engine 4.27 released with latest in-camera VFX tools

Unreal Engine 4.27 released with latest in-camera VFX tools

Unreal Engine 4.27 was released today with the latest set of In-Camera VFX tools and other virtual production features aplenty. This new build works with a new 3D Config Editor, nDisplay features newly organized into a single nDisplay Root Actor, and features that aim to make working with nDisplay both easy and potentially massively powerful.

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Among Us devs react to Fortnite Impostors and the response isn’t great

Among Us devs react to Fortnite Impostors and the response isn’t great

Yesterday, Epic Games announced a new limited-time mode for Fortnite called Fortnite Impostors. Almost immediately, people were drawing comparisons between Fortnite Impostors and Among Us, a game that rocketed to popularity last year as the COVID-19 pandemic kept people indoors and looking for ways to spend time with friends online. As it turns out, it seems that the release of Fortnite Impostors caught the devs behind Among Us off guard.

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Fortnite Wild Weeks return with suppressed variants for stealthy gameplay

Fortnite Wild Weeks return with suppressed variants for stealthy gameplay

With the game's newly released version 17.40 update, Epic has brought back its Fortnite Wild Weeks events. As with the last season, the Wild Weeks will involve rotating changes to the battle royale island's weapon loadouts, replacing some of the items with variants that temporarily change the way battles take place.

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