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Jose Mourinho on Fortnite: 'This Game is a Nightmare'

Ness, 01 August 2021, 13:27

Popular Portuguese football manager Jose Mourinho has commented on the impact of Fortnite on footballers in a few blunt words.

Lord of the Rings and FIFA on List of Possible Fortnite Crossovers

Michael Kulakowski, 27 July 2021, 20:14

Epic Games is sending out surveys to Fortnite fans asking about their interest in possible crossovers. The list includes 160 titles of live-action and animated series, movies, games, as well as personalities from the world of music and other celebrities.

Stranger Things, Ariana Grande, Naruto Crossovers in Fortnite

Qskan, 21 July 2021, 13:27

Recent days have brought a handful of more leaks about new content in Fortnite. It seems that the game will becoem a stage for Ariana Grande concer. In the next season we will also see characters from the anime Naruto or elements from Stranger Things.

LeBron James in Fortnite to Celebrate the Launch of Space Jam

Przemyslaw Dygas, 13 July 2021, 15:51

On the occasion of the upcoming release of the new Space Jam, LeBron James will appear in Fortnite. The famous basketball player will be available in several variants and will receive special equipment.

Dragon Ball and Naruto in Fortnite?

Jacob Blazewicz, 03 July 2021, 19:41

Fortnite has had plenty of guest appearances, but will Peely and co. get a chance to meet Son Goku and other anime characters? Leaks suggest that this is what Epic Games plans.

Players Will Fly Away in Fortnite? Season 7 May Bring Zero Gravity

Patryk Lukasz Kubiak, 17 June 2021, 14:58

It looks like players are going to lose contact with the ground with the release of Fortnite's seventh season, literally. A rumor has surfaced online suggesting the introduction of a zero-gravity area (or areas).

Fortnite Season 7 Starts Today; Superman and Rick and Morty as Battle Pass Skins

Adrian Werner, 08 June 2021, 14:53

Today marks the launch of Season 7 in Fortnite Chapter 2. In it, the game world will be visited by Superman and cartoon heroes Rick and Morty.

Fortnite With Improved Visuals and New System Requirements on PC

Hubert Sledziewski, 04 June 2021, 11:40

Epic Games has announced that Fortnite will receive a graphics-enhancing update at the start of Season 7. This means a change in the game's minimum system requirements on PC.

UFOs Appear in Fortnite Airspace and Abduct Players

Szarmancki, 02 June 2021, 13:50

Epic Games does not drop the pace of dashing out new updates for Fortnite. This time, as part of the ad campaign for season 7 of their battle royale game, a UFO has appeared in the game, here to abduct some of the battle participants.

Fortnite Might Soon Get a New PvE Survival Mode

Qskan, 12 May 2021, 17:02

New information indicates that Fortnite will soon receive Daybreak mode - a PvE open-world mode focused on survival.

We Know How Much Has Epic Games Earned on Fortnite

Bart Swiatek, 04 May 2021, 20:01

Thanks to documents revealed in the lawsuit between Epic Games and Apple, we've learned how much revenue one of the world's most popular games, Fortnite, provides its developers.

Lara Croft in Fortnite, Season 6 Launches

Adrian Werner, 17 March 2021, 13:18

Season 6 of Fortnite Chapter 2 has launched. It brings new single player missions, map changes, pets and a crafting system, among other things. A new battle pass is also available, including Lara Croft and Raven skins.

Special Single Player Mission in Fortnite; Season 6 Begins

Karol Laska , 09 March 2021, 19:08

The sixth season of Fortnite's second chapter will bring players the opportunity to test their skills and explore the further story of Agent Jones in a special single player mode.

Short Nite - Fortnite Hosting a Short Animation Festival

Milosz Szubert, 17 February 2021, 14:26

Fortnite will host Short Nite, animated short film festival, on February 20-21. The event will include Creature Comforts, the Oscar-winning production from the creators of the iconic Wallace and Gromit series.

Manchester City and Juventus Coming to Fortnite

Karol Laska , 19 January 2021, 22:33

Football and Fortnite is a combination we wouldn't have expected. Epic Games has partnered with a slew of popular clubs and signed a deal with a living legend of football.

Fortnite Helped Break Twitch Record

Karol Laska , 12 January 2021, 21:46

A new skin in Fortnite combined with a popular streamer gave unexpected results in term of viewership on Twitch. A new record for the number of people following the broadcast simultaneously was broken.

Epic Games Wants to Move to a Mall

Szarmancki, 04 January 2021, 21:16

The latest acquisition of Epic Games, Cary Towne Center, a shopping mall in the city of Cary, North Carolina, will be transformed into the developer's new HQ.

Fortnite With Improved Performance on Weaker PCs

Paul Musiolik, 15 December 2020, 17:39

Fortnite has added a new rendering mode for weaker PCs. It enables owners of older hardware to enjoy smooth gameplay.

Fortnite Tournaments Canceled; Competition Will Move Online

Paul Musiolik, 06 December 2020, 19:27

Epic Games has canceled the Fortnite World Cup tournament scheduled for 2021. The reason for this is the on-going pandemic and related restrictions, as well as concern for participants' health.

God Slayer Kratos Ends Up Reduced to Dancing Clown

Paul Musiolik, 05 December 2020, 22:17

Kratos' skin has been available for several days in Fortnite. Not everyone likes that. PlayStation and God of War fans despair, while others make fun of the whole situation.

8-year-old Signs Esports Contract and Collects 33 Thousand Dollars

Paul Musiolik, 05 December 2020, 22:07

The story of 8-year-old Joseph Deen proves that a career in esports can start at a very young age. Young Fortnite player signed a contract, taking over 30 thousand dollars for the signature.

Fortnite X Star Wars Reveals New Han Solo Easter Egg

Jacob Blazewicz, 04 December 2020, 20:41

With the new season of the Fortnite Chapter 2, another easter egg from Star Wars appeared in the game. Apparently, the game's mascot shared Han's fate.

God of War's Kratos is Coming to Fortnite

Frozen, 03 December 2020, 18:01

There are many indications that Kratos, the main character of the God of War series, will soon appear in Fortnite, the popular battle royal game from Epic Games.

Fortnite: Chapter 2 Season 5 Launches Today

Bart Swiatek, 02 December 2020, 12:51

On December 1, an event was held to crown the fourth season of Fortnite: Chapter 2. The event attracted a record number of players. Today, the game will receive an update introducing a lot of novelties.

Subscription Service for Fortnite Inbound

Karol Laska , 24 November 2020, 19:28

Epic Games has decided to introduce a monthly subscription to Fortnite, which will provide players with digital currency and cosmetic item sets. The service will launch soon.

Epic's Survey Suggests Fortnite May Get Monthly Subscription

Karol Laska , 10 November 2020, 23:12

Epic Games has prepared a suspicious survey for Fortnite players, in which the topic of monthly subscription appeared. Fan curiosity was fuelled by the graphic attached to it by the creators.

Here's Fortnite With Ray Tracing

Sodar, 04 November 2020, 12:28

A video published on YouTube shows what Fortnite looks like when running in RTX mode. How much does ray tracing change in a game with such peculiar visuals? See for yourself.

Fortnite Ready for Next-gen; Epic Reveals PS5 and XSX/S Features

Paul Musiolik, 02 November 2020, 22:17

Fortnite is one of the launch titles for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S. Developers at Epic Games have revealed what awaits us on next-gen consoles.

Fortnite Update to Reduce Game Size by 2/3

Paul Musiolik, 21 October 2020, 14:22

The newest Fortnite PC update will significantly reduce the game's size. Epic Games Studio has managed to cut over 60 GB!

We've Learned Epic's Losses From the Feud With Apple

Paul Musiolik, 11 October 2020, 20:01

Thanks to Epic Games' war with Apple we learned some interesting information. 116 million people played Fortnite on iOS devices and they were more willing to spend money on microtransactions than Android users.

Epic vs. Apple May be Judged by Jury [Updated]

Bart Swiatek, 30 September 2020, 13:17

The lawsuit brought by Epic Games against Apple may not be resolved by a judge but a jury. Normally jurors do not participate in similar trials, but according to Judge Yvonne Gonzales Rogers, the opinion of ordinary people may be very important in this case.

Ray Tracing and DLSS in Fortnite Today

mikos, 17 September 2020, 13:38

Today the new update to Fortnite will introduce ray tracing and DLSS support. This is another big step in popularizing ray tracing technology in video games.

Appearance of AMD's Radeon RX 6000 Revealed in Fortnite

Bart Swiatek, 15 September 2020, 13:11

AMD revealed the appearance of a new series of GPUs - Radeon RX 6000. The presentation was quite unusual - the chipset was presented in Fortnite.

Epic Games' CEO Passionately Plays Fortnite, Always Anonymously

Dameredet, 12 September 2020, 22:21

Tim Sweeney confessed to playing Fortnite. Using a mysterious nickname, he played over 1600 matches. He also confessed that he sold his car collection to become a landowner.

Apple Countersues Epic as the Battle for 30% Profit Cut Continues

Milosz Szubert, 09 September 2020, 15:47

In response to Epic Games' accusations, Apple has filed its own lawsuit, in which it accuses Tim Sweeney's company of breach of contract. The company demands compensation.

Fortnite's Losses on iOS; Epic Demands the Game be Returned to App Store

Jacob Blazewicz, 06 September 2020, 18:23

The removal of Fortnite from App Store and Google Play remains unresolved. However, Epic Games has filed a court order to put pressure on Apple to restore access to the popular battle royale on iOS devices. Reason: Epic Games' „irreparable damage” and a significant decline in the number of players.

Fortnite Will Get Ray tracing and DLSS Support

Adrian Werner, 02 September 2020, 14:49

Nvidia and Epic Games have announced that the PC version of Fortnite will soon receive ray tracing and DLSS support.

Iron-Man and Other Marvel Heroes in Fortnite; No Update for iOS

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 August 2020, 16:15

Fortnite received the second chapter of season 4. Thanks to this, Iron-Man, Dr. Doom, Wolverine and other characters from Marvel universe appeared in the game. Unfortunately, the update did not reach iOS mobile devices.

iPhones With Fortnite Sold for Several Thousand Dollars

Paul Wozniak, 26 August 2020, 19:39

Various auction services offer iPhone with Fortnite installed. Prices for such devices can reach several thousand dollars.

Epic vs Apple - Fortnite is Not Coming Back, but Unreal Engine is Safe

Dameredet, 25 August 2020, 17:38

There's been a verdict on the Epic Games vs Apple case. Fortnite will not return to the App Store, but developers will not lose access to development tools.

Thor and Galactus Coming to Fortnite

Jacob Blazewicz, 24 August 2020, 22:36

Epic Games is teasing Fortnite players. The comic book released in the game seems to confirm the imminent debut of Thor and Galactus in season 4 of the popular game.

Microsoft Supports Epic Against Apple While Charging 30% in Its Store

Bart Swiatek, 24 August 2020, 14:39

Microsoft has made a statement in court criticizing Apple's decision to cut Epic Games from iOS and MacOS development tools. According to the Redmond giant, the move will have a detrimental effect on many video game development companies.

Epic's Fight With Apple Will Move to Fortnite

Karol Laska , 22 August 2020, 14:42

The great conflict between Apple and Epic Games will move for several hours from the courtroom to Fortnite. The devs have prepared a number of different attractions for the players to fuel the rebellious moods associated with the removal of the game from App Store.

Apple Responds to Epic Games' Suit, Targets Unreal Engine

Czarus, 18 August 2020, 17:31

Epic Games' battle against Apple continues. The court has received an application from Tim Sweeney's company to issue an injunction against the cellphone giant. We can read in it that Epic may soon lose access to development tools on Apple's devices.

Fortnite - Batman Returns; Joker Announced

Dameredet, 16 August 2020, 16:06

New cosmetic items are coming to the game. These include the skins of Joker, Poison Ivy and Midas Rex.

Fortnite Pulled From Apple and Google Stores; Epic Goes to War

Bart Swiatek, 14 August 2020, 11:36

Apple and Google have removed the shooter Fortnite from their respective app stores. Epic Games has responded with actions against both entities. The reason for the commotion is the high, 30% revenue share on these digital distribution platforms, which Tim Sweeney does not accept.

Epic Games has Doubled its Value Over the Last Two Years

Karol Laska , 06 August 2020, 20:56

Epic Games, the devs of Fortnite and creators of Unreal Engine, has already reached a value of $17 billion, which is a significant increase compared to last years.

Usable Cars in Fortnite; New Vehicles Inbound

Milosz Szubert, 04 August 2020, 14:21

Tomorrow, Epic Games will release another update for Fortnite. It's called Joy Ride and will introduce driveable cars.

$20,000 Spent on Streamers; Underage Player Wastes His Mother's Savings

Paul Wozniak, 20 July 2020, 17:30

The mother of an underage Fortnite fan shared a story online, describing how her son spent her entire life's savings in just over 2 weeks. The teenager spent almost $20,000 on donations and subscriptions to various streamers.

Ninja's Success on YouTube - First Stream Draws a Crowd of Viewers

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 July 2020, 14:03

Richard „Ninja” Tyler Blevins released his first YouTube stream. The well-known streamer was watched live by more than 100,000 people at the same time, but that doesn't mean he will stay on Google's platform permanently.