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Fortnite Losing Popularity on Twitch

Froozyy, 17 September 2019, 14:42

According to the report presented by TheGamer, Fortnite's popularity on Twitch is constantly declining. This is mainly due to Ninja's move to a competitive platform and Tfue's announcement that he is taking a break from streaming.

Borderlands-related Event in Fortnite

Aquma, 27 August 2019, 17:35

The Fortnite X Mayhem event has launched in Fortnite and is linked to Borderlands, a series of shooters with RPG elements. The event was introduced with the latest update (version 10.20).

Best Earning Gamers in eSports

Froozyy, 24 August 2019, 21:26

Dexerto has published a list of the best earning players in eSports. A Dota 2 player leads in the ranking.

Teenage Fortnite Champion Swatted

XxX, 13 August 2019, 12:34

Kyle „Bugha” Giersdorf, a teenager who won 3 million dollars in the Fortnite World Cup last month, was a victim of the so-called „swatting”. When he was broadcasting live, his father entered his room and informed him that there was an armed SWAT unit in front of the house.

Ninja Scores Successful Debut on Mixer

Adrian Werner, 05 August 2019, 15:26

Ninja has reasons to be satisfied. His first day on Mixer proved to be very successful and the stream was more popular than his latest Twitch broadcasts.

Unofficial: Ninja Got $50 Million for Abandoning Twitch

Serek, 04 August 2019, 20:21

Tom Warren, editor of The Verge, announced through Twitter that Microsoft had paid around $50 million to a streamer about the Ninja nickname for switching from Twitch to Mixer. However, these are not official reports.

Tim Sweeney: Epic Doesn't Know How to Finish Unreal Tournament

Serek, 04 August 2019, 19:49

One Twitter user asked the CEO of Epic Games about a possible resuming of work on Unreal Tournament. Unfortunately, Tim Sweeney dispelled the doubts of the fans. The studio doesn't really have a concept to finish the game, and besides, Fortnite remains a priority.

Ninja Leaves Twitch for Microsoft's Mixer

Adrian Werner, 02 August 2019, 11:37

Ninja, Twitch's biggest star, has been bought by Microsoft and will now be streaming exclusively to Mixer.

Fortnite - Season X Launches; Mechs and Time Travel

XxX, 01 August 2019, 14:31

It's here! Fortnite Season X has just launched. The devs have prepared a lot of novelties and some important changes. All signs point that we will be returning to the past.

Trailer of Fortnite Season X has Leaked - Get Ready for Time Travel

Entelarmer, 31 July 2019, 23:38

Epic Games accidentally revealed the trailer for Season X of Fornite. Internet users managed to record some footage before it was removed, thanks to which we got to know some of the prepared attractions.

More Than 2 Million People Watched Fortnite World Cup 2019 Finals Live

Frozen, 30 July 2019, 17:11

The finals of this year's Fortnite: Battle Royale World Championships attracted a large audience. Epic Games, the company responsible for creating the game, does not slow down and is already teasing season 10.

A 16-year-old Wins $3 million in Fortnite World Cup

XxX, 29 July 2019, 12:35

Fortnite World Cup 2019 is over. The world's best players confronted each other in New York City. We've seen both dramatic duo battles and vicious solo competition. The tournament was dominated by teenagers, which is due to the new, open recruitment system, so that the average age of players in this year's edition was only 16.

Duo Using Aim Assist Takes Second Place in Fortnite World Cup

Froozyy, 29 July 2019, 12:05

At this year's world championships in Fortnite, the second place was taken by a duo playing on pads with tracking aid turned on. This has caused a lot of indignation among the users of traditional mice and keyboards.

League of Legends Dethrones Fortnite on Twitch

fixumdyrdum, 09 July 2019, 11:21

Fewer and fewer people are watching Fortnite games on Twitch, while League of Legends is getting more and more views. LoL has just become the most popular game of the first half of 2019 on this platform.

„Epic Breaks Its Own Rules”; Dispute Over a Fortnite Skin

Froozyy, 26 June 2019, 13:45

The new skin in Fortnite caused a lot of commotion among the fans of the game. According to them, the creators broke their own rules, and selling modified versions of classic characters is against company's initial idea.

14 Days of Summer - Two-week Event Launches in Fortnite

AlexB, 25 June 2019, 12:24

Fortnite features an event called 14 Days of Summer. Over the next two weeks, fans of this online shooter will be able to take part in special temporary modes, complete challenges of the day or buy exclusive cosmetic items.

Soon Older GPU Owners Won't be Able to Play Fortnite

Jakub Mirowski, 22 June 2019, 23:41

Epic Games has announced that the hardware requirements of Fortnite will change slightly from the 10th season onwards. Developers are ending their support for GPU that do not support DirectX 11.

Fortnite - Pro-Am Tournament Popularity Dropped Dramatically

aadamus, 18 June 2019, 00:42

The Pro-Am 2018 has been the most successful in terms of audience success in the history of Fortnite streams. However, this trend has not been sustained and the popularity of the charity tournament this year has dropped dramatically. Compared to the previous edition of the event, the audience decreased by 72%.

Epic Games Wanted To Delete Fortnite

Jakub Mirowski, 15 June 2019, 12:53

Rod Fergusson, former production manager at Epic Games, revealed that just before his departure in 2012, he was trying to delete Fortnite. He thought it looked unprofitable at these times.

Cheaters Qualified for World Championship Finals

Frozen, 05 June 2019, 23:59

Immediately after the two-week ban for cheating in Fortnite, Damion „XXiF” Cook and Ronald „Ronaldo” Mach qualified to the world championship finals, in which the prize is 30 million dollars.

Fortnite Season 9 Launches - Patch, Cinematic and Battle Pass

Aquma, 09 May 2019, 15:08

Fortnite got another big patch today, starting its 9th season. Epic Games studio has published a notice in which they describe all introduced novelties and modifications. We also know the details of the new battle pass.

Fortnite - Season 9 Start Date and Teasers

Entelarmer, 07 May 2019, 21:23

Epic Games has released graphics promoting the ninth season of Fortnite. The materials suggest that the next update will introduce a lot of futuristic content. The start date, scheduled for 9 May, has also been confirmed.

Fortnite X Avengers Endgame Launches

Vergil, 25 April 2019, 16:23

Avengers: Endgame has debuted in cinemas around the world, while Fortnite: Battle Royale players can check out timed event inspired by the film. The Endgame module enables characters, equipped with Avengers' gear, to face Thanos and his Chitauri.

Fortnite Developers Work Up To 100 Hours a Week

aadamus, 24 April 2019, 22:21

Every success has its price. Fortnite turned out to be a golden goose, but at the cost of team members' health. The employees are extremely exhausted. They are often required to work 12 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Digital Sales of Sekiro Beat Dark Souls 3

Adrian Werner, 24 April 2019, 15:28

Thanks to the SuperData Group's report, we learned about the sales results of Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice in digital distribution. The report also shows that the position of Apex Legends is weakening.