Fortnite is a multiplayer third person shooter developed and published by Epic Games.
It has two modes- the PvE mode Fortnite: Save the World, and the free-to-play battle royale mode Fortnite: Battle Royale.
Some Among Us devs seem to be offended with Fortnite's latest Impostors mode, and took to Twitter to express their stance on the matter.
An Among Us styled mode, called Fortnite Impostors has been added to the game and interested fans on all platforms should check it out.
Fortnite's official YouTube channel confirms that musical icon Ariana Grande will be starring in its upcoming Rift Tour event.
Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney that this led to crossplay opening up on the platform.
This is really not surprising.
She'll also team with Tomb Raider's Lara Croft in a limited time mode.
Dataminers have uncovered evidence suggesting that an Aloy skin and a new limited time mode are coming to the battle royale game.
The game plays just a bit better with the latest update.
The new battle pass is available now for all platforms.
The battle royale title's first single-player experience is now live.
It will come with 500 V-Bucks and cosmetics.
A new first for the long running game.
The world warriors join the battle royale.
The Nexus War event and third-party cosmetics also helped drive player numbers up.
More pop culture cross-pollination for the popular shooter.
The first season's qualifiers start in February.
Raiding tombs and building stuff.
The ongoing legal battle between the corporations continues.
This is all despite Master Chief already being in Fortnite for over a week.
The update is aimed at older PCs.
The Walking Dead's Michonne and Daryl are also inbound.
There's your God of War for PC, I guess.
The main character from Sony's action franchise is stopping in it seems.
It also garnered more than 3.4 million viewers on YouTube and Twitch.
The Mandalorian and other inter-dimensional hunters join the fun.
It launches on December 2nd for $11.99.
Support for PS5's DualSense and Activities also confirmed.
"Fortnite’s popularity is on the wane," says Apple, and the lawsuit is a way to reinvigorate that.
Europe, Australia, and New Zealand are confirmed to get the bundle starting in October.
More updates from the clash of the two companies.
Wield different superpowers, a new Energy Rifle and visit famous Marvel locations.
The first major ruling in the case sees Fortnite still off iOS.
Microsoft stands against Apple. This has never happened before.
Epic's current situation on the App Store is "entirely of Epic’s own making," says Apple.
Two cultural icons will collide once more.
Any future apps using the Unreal Engine will not be allowed on the App Store, per Apple.
Fortnite's upcoming bundle's release may have spilled the beans.
Epic brings action against Apple and Google's store guidelines, which it describes as monopolistic.
Epic Games will also be winding down new content for the PvE mode.
It's gonna be a wet season.
Both have been pushed back because of unrest in the US.
Originally slated to end on June 4th, Season 3 will now start one week later.
It will migrate to Unreal Engine 5 in 2021.
Epic Games reports over 3.2 billion hours played in April alone.
That's a lot of people.
After trying to go on their own, Epic comes to the Store.
A new single from the artist will debut via the game.
The current season gets stretched out just a tad longer.
Here's how to open the new Vaults and obtain the loot within.
The developer believes the firm's methodology to be "questionable."
Here's how to unlock some cool-looking alternate styles for both skins.
Join the Agency and earn new secret agent-themed cosmetics by completing missions.
The new season, complete with a new Battle Pass, goes live today.
The items are part of a Birds of Prey crossover.
Harley Quinn-related cosmetics could be cropping up soon in the battle royale title.
Convert your SCAR into a Heavy Assault Rifle with the new Upgrade Station.
The least surprising two titles to top the charts.
The shooter and the fighter come out on top.
The features seen in the latest build were a prototype.
The ever popular Fortnite may get a bigger pass option soon.
Free rewards, new features and a new live experience will be coming during the holidays.
New gameplay trailer showcases the latest threat that players go up against.
New spooky skins, emotes, and backbling have already been revealed.
A new Battle Pass for Chapter 2 - Season 1 has also been unveiled.
This is across YouTube and Twitch.
Black hole sun, won't you come.
Players can't enter new matches and can only gaze upon the black hole.
A new chapter will seemingly begin for the popular shooter.
The crossover gets a little more gas in the tank.
Bots will also be coming in the next season.
Become the Dark Knight and hunt down criminals in Fortnite's latest crossover.
The Dark Knight joins the roster of superhero crossovers in Fortnite.
100 SquidKids, 1 survivor?
The evil clown could be coming to the shooter soon.
A cosmetic bundle with a Psycho Bandit skin and Claptrap back-bling is also available.
The two popular shooters are set to collide in some way.
Bugs like the Heavy Shotgun not shooting through water have also been fixed.
Time has become unstable, and the Battle Royale map is warping in different ways.
Fortnite Brazil accidentally released the trailer early.
Destroyed by the infamous meteor, the location could be set for a comeback.
Viewership and streaming as a whole seems to be down.
Stranger things have happened, after all.
Though an improvement over April, earnings are down 38 percent compared to May 2018.
Tim Sweeney think it's a watershed moment for Epic, as well as the industry.
The biggest game in the world almost got canned.
A new mode and weapon headline this update.
Free challenges for new rewards and a John Wick Set are available as well.
Keanu Reeves is coming to the battle royale shooter, for real this time.
New locations have emerged, along with numerous new items to collect.
The next season will commence on May 9th.
If you've got accounts you want to merge, now’s the time to do it.
Battle against Thanos and the Chitauri as they scour the battle royale island for the Infinity Stones.
Next up- the Incredible Hulk's massive green fists?
Brutal crunch hours, mistreatment of contracted workers, and termination of employees emerge in new report.
First Cap's shield, now Thor's Stormbreaker.
Respawn Entertainment's battle royale title has been losing steam in recent weeks.
New image depicts a Fortnite character wielding Captain America's shield.
The patch fixes some minor things, particularly around Air Royale.
The Fortnite World Cup Creative will reward the most creative builders with a $3,000,000 cash prize.
Piper Jaffray looked at the data and thinks the game may have finally hit that peak.
The update is live now and comes with some game-changing new features.
Newest content updates sees a host of new weapons and galleries.
Epic Games says adding this feature is a priority.
But Fortnite still earned more money than it in February.
Nintendo Switch Fortnite players are now in the same pool as mobile players.
New vehicle lets players roll around and grapple objects akin to Overwatch's Wrecking Ball.
“Advance Wars, but with a dog” is an undeniably appealing proposition.
New Battle Pass trailer also highlights some of the new cosmetics available this season.
Prepare to be grounded once again.
"We’ve been considering this mechanic for a while," says Epic Games.
"Loot that has been lost can always be found", according to the cryptic tweet.
Qualifiers for the Fortnite World Cup will run from April to June.
Fortnite reigns supreme, in spite of Apex Legends’ rise in popularity.
Two new limited time modes have been added to the battle royale title.
Apex Legends is continuing to make waves across all metrics.
Players have until February 27th to earn the next Battle Pass for free.
Fortnite is now officially, fully cross-play compatible.
A whole lot games seem to have done deservedly well.
Meanwhile, Realm Royale managed to beat Fortnite in the free-to-play category.
Plus, support for 60Hz added on some Android devices as well.
A new report suggests that Fortnite grossed $2.4 billion in revenue last year.
This is obviously because Fortnite is on Switch, while Netflix is not.
Glider Redeploy returns but as an item, while the Scoped Revolver makes its debut.
Epic Games' battle royale title surpasses the likes of Super Mario Odyssey, Minecraft, and many more.
December 2018 was the shooter's biggest month, with $69 million revenue earned.
14 Days of Fortnite will see a short return to make up for a blunder with its previous end date.
Battle it out in a 50v50 match or utilize previously vaulted weapons with a partner.
2018 has been a good year for the Fortnite developer, according to a source.
In a game where crazy things can happen, here are some of the craziest things that players have done.
PUBG Mobile now has over 200 million users.
As well as bringing some new additions to the Creative Mode.
"We messed up," admits Epic Games.
Meanwhile, Spider-Man, Smash Bros., and Pokemon are nowhere to be seen in the top 10.
Epic will select the best content from Creative Mode and plop it right down into the Battle Royale map.
"Wraps" introduced for vehicle and weapon customization, along with other new cosmetics.
Creative Mode provides each player with their own private island to do whatever they want.
Tim Sweeney also talks about bringing classic titles to the Epic Games storefront.
"A bitter ice spreads" in just three days, according to Epic Games.
The feature, originally promised for November, has been delayed due to technical concerns.
Total registered users up from 125 million in June 2018.
Save The World mode also receives a new Constructor hero named Airheart.
Take that, God of War and Red Dead Redemption 2.
Shoot clay pigeons, dance with fish trophies, and get trick points in vehicles.
Red Dead Redemption 2 can’t knock these games off.
Just a reminder that Fortnite is the most popular game in the world.
Balloon spawn rates have been decreased and the Storm's damage cap has been raised.
Log in to witness the "one-time event" at 1 PM ET.
Highly anticipated title came in behind Fortnite and Black Ops 4 in its debut week.
Originally scheduled for Halloween, the update will now arrive on November 1st.
"Many people" play the game on Switch, thus "boosting the overall utilization ratio" of the platform.
... Followed by Epic Games disabling it after issues with matchmaking.
New challenges with "spooky rewards" promised as Epic teases a zombie cowboy.
Epic have delayed the launch of Fortnite's PvE mode.
There’s some really interesting stuff here.
Also available on Android to resolve some crashes.
Update 6.10 comes with some significant new additions.
Some interesting rankings in last month’s charts.
Third party keyboard and mouse options that give players unfair advantages have been "blocked".
Challenges for week 3 of Fortnite's sixth season are a lot livelier than last week.
System requirements include Android 8.0 and 4 GB RAM or higher.
It’s called Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle, and it’ll be coming later this year.
They're all surprising easy to accomplish.
Capture dance floors throughout the world and use emotes to rack up more points.
Nice to see the big boys having a sense of humour.
Following a glitch that made users invisible, Epic has disabled the new Season 6 item.
A dataminer has found files that indicate that this rare item may be added to the game.
Fortnite has seen its ups and downs since release - here are a few somewhat important incidents.
A new progressive outfit, Pets, and much more await in this season's pass.
Loot Lake has received further alterations as the cube rises from the depths.
Now it is time to work out the logistics of this mess.
The game's official Twitter account has been counting down to the new season with new images.
It's finally happened- Sony has seen the light.
At this point, I’m waiting for the PC Fortnite bundle.
You're also going to get a huge XP bonus over the weekend.
The PvE/Battle Royale title records its highest single-month player figure yet.
Comes with V-Bucks and in-game items.
We also get the limited time mode Soaring Solos.
This seems to be a bigger and better version of the Port-A-Fort that we've already seen.
Apparently this is to resolve the performance issues the game has been having.
Switch owners around the world have fine taste, then.
Sony's current policy on crossplay is dumb but it kind of makes sense in the long run.
Dance offs, explosive damage, treasure chest hunts, and a lot more incoming.
The event kicks off on Thursday with the new Getaway mode, the Grappler gun, and lots more.
The High Stakes limited-time event will become available in the game this week.
Epic Games provided details about the upcoming Event at PAX West.
You should install the game directly to system memory in the meanwhile.
This might be Sony's worst response on the matter yet.
Epic Games quickly shot that one down. That'll show you to get excited.
The information was leaked by dataminer Fortnite Tracker.
Plus, some new changes to Save the World.
A complete guide to completing all of the Week 7 challenges for Fortnite’s Season 5.
What fresh insanity is this?
The patch also brings various minor tweaks, performance improvements, and bug fixes.
A complete guide to completing all of the Week 6 challenges for Fortnite's Season 5.
Two new limited time modes - Soaring 50's and Sniper Shoutout - are also available.
The Android version looks almost a generation behind the Switch version.
Hollow Knight and Breath of the Wild continue to do great as well.
It's pocket change for Google, but I am sure they aren't happy about this.
A complete guide to complete the Week 5 challenges for Fortnite's Season 5.
Those who don't own a Galaxy device will have to wait a few more days to get into the game's beta.
"That’s the best type of funding a company can get."
EA feels the battle royale title's massive success is a good thing for the industry.
The developers feel that the 30% store tax is too high in proportion to the service provided.
Nintendo has chosen wisely in this regard (for a change), it seems.
A complete guide for the Week 4 challenges of Fortnite's Season 5.
The Guided Missile has had its player damage, structure damage, and movement speed nerfed.
Whether it's games you've already paid for or F2P titles, there's no shortage of free gaming content out there.
Can the biggest game in the world afford to skip Google Play?
Epic's blockbuster shooter continues to have wild success on the market.
The fan-favourite weapon will be returning soon, but it will be considerably less overpowered.
A complete guide for the Week 3 challenges of Fortnite's Season 5.
Plus, specs for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 apparently leaked.
Apparently, this will be used to counter campers who hole up in their towers.
Some new data from SuperData shows the increasing popularity of Fortnite.
All SMGs have seen their damage fall-off adjusted, which affects damage to structures as well.
Epic must thank its lucky stars every day that they decided to pivot Fortnite into being a free to play battle royale game.
And it's not even out on Android yet!
But licensing issues may stop that from happening.
The sandbox mode will be coming with patch 5.10 tomorrow.
Fortnite players can complete challenges to earn birthday set cosmetics for a limited time.
A complete guide for the Week 2 challenges of Fortnite's season 5.
Save the World is also currently 50 percent off till July 30th.
New data suggests that the Battle Royale genre and Fortnite show no signs of slowing down.
"If we turned an upcoming release into a sad, diluted version of Fortnite, I can assure you it would fail."
After login and matchmaking issues, Epic Games reported that all services are "looking healthy."
A complete guide for the Week 1 Challenges of Fortnite's Season 5.
Effective immediately, plus retroactively applicable as well.
Switch players about to begin cleaning up in games now.
New locations emerge on Battle Royale map as new rewards await in the Battle Pass.
Amid mysterious rifts and cracks in the sky, Season 5 will start on July 12th at 1 AM PST.
Epic ramps up the teasing as we head into the game's fifth season later this week.
Fortnite's next season of content will start on July 12th and end on September 20th.
Epic Games doesn't want the popular mode to be just another limited time mode.
The developers will be making quite a few changes to the game's mode in order to make it a fully functional sandbox mode.
A complete guide for the Week 10 challenges of Fortnite's Season 4.
PUBG is on iOS and Android, and has more users, and still doesn't make nearly as much money as Fortnite.
Two new weapons also coming to Save The World's Event Store on July 4th.
Epic Games will be releasing a new update on Playground Mode soon.
Fortnite's map continues to react to the aftermath of the rocket launch on Saturday.
You can earn bonus XP in the game from now until July 2.
A complete guide for the Week 9 challenges in Fortnite's Season 4.
Epic Games says the mode will remain "closed for repairs" as it works on a fix.
Earn +100 percent match XP from June 29th to July 2nd.
No reason, including hints of a settlement, provided for withdrawal.
However, month on month growth began to slow down.
A complete guide for the Week 8 challenges of Fortnite's Season 4.
A litany of content is coming to Fortnite's PvE mode in the future.
New mode to practice and learn the game being added to Fortnite tomorrow.
Epic Games wants to end the hegemony of tower building in Fortnite's endgame.
"June may be more telling for Switch with the Fortnite announcement..."
Save the World players will see a new hero arrive tomorrow.
Nintendo rightly takes a swing at Sony's "Pride and Accomplishment" moment.
"If it doesn’t help the developers and it doesn’t help the consumer, then it doesn’t feel like it helps to grow gaming to me.”
A complete guide for the Week 6 challenges of Fortnite's Season 4.
Sony's shares are rightfully taking a beating amidst the outrage over the lack of cross platform play and progression on PS4.
Sony issues laughable and toothless statement in response to the whole furore.
Talk about an absolute success, damn.
A staggering number for the world's most popular game.
Okay Nintendo, what the hell?
You're going to have to make a new one.
Download the successful Battle Royale title and play it on the go today.
Is anyone surprised at this point?
But adds a new gun.
Apparently it's due out tomorrow.
Yep, stick a fork in it, it's happening.
So it really is happening.
The world's biggest game may be headed to the Nintendo Switch.
Fortnite is smoother than ever, to a technically astounding degree.
It's not a zero sum game after all.
This is kind of silly.
That's potentially $50 million in a day...
A new limited time mode also arrives with the new Legendary tier item.
"Major announcement" about in-game competitive play coming this week.
"We’ve got a huge library of content, ten years of history, we’ve got the best gunplay out there, we’ve got the best movement."
Week 4's challenges may be the toughest challenges we've seen yet.
A guide to completing the Season 4 Week 3 challenges of Fortnite.
The mobile versions will also receive voice chat and improved performance.
The Burst Assault Rifle, changes to Remote Explosives and Damage Traps, and more finally arrive.
Wield the Gauntlet one last time.
On May 1st, player spending increased by an incredible 293 percent.
Don't jump from the battle bus just yet.
Thanos' Shields and Max Health have been taken down a notch.
Patch notes reveal exactly what's going on in the upcoming limited time mode.
Perfectly balanced, as all things should be.
A complete guide for Fortnite.
Farewell Dusty Depot.
Expect new locations, new loot and Hop Rocks for low gravity effects.
Alternatively, on the game's Twitter handle, the game was teased with the words "Leave your mark."
The next seasonal update is coming to Fortnite along with something bigger.
A turnaround of "Epic" proportions.
Fortnite is a legitimate monster.
No part of this rumor sounds too impossible.
Is the comet about to strike?
The game is currently down for weekly maintenance and to prepare for the upcoming update.
Free Into the Storm Llamas also available for Save the World players with daily logins.
Reports indicate that daily spending exceeds $1 million on iOS.
I do hope that it is something they get around to doing eventually, though...
Other features like equip times for sniper rifles and crossbows will also be rolled back.
The LMG, with 100 bullets in the magazine and fast rate of fire, could be out this week.
Trying to integrate two very different experiences.
Quite a few fixes!
Free Back Bling, Battle Stars, Troll Stash Llama and seasonal gold incoming for players.
The newest version of the limited time mode will arrive next week.
Player should begin receiving email notifications after delays.
The replay mode will allow players to watch past matches in any angle, slowed down or sped up.
Epic has a golden goose on its hands here.
Several weapons have had their damage fall-off adjusted as a result.
Vending Machine dispenses items of different rarities and requires materials in return.
Analyst firm also confirms that the title is earning more revenue than Take Two's title.
Looks like Fortnite is only going to get bigger!
The Battle Royale experience goes mobile for supported phones and tablets.
Avoid the stigmatization.
Cross platform play happening is only a matter of time—is Fortnite the game that will lead us there?
Seek and destroy with Battle Royale's newest, destructive weapon.
Epic explains why the most popular game in the world is missing on Xbox in India.
Guiding missiles to enemy heads has never looked this weird.
Nothing stops this train.
A significant upgrade is incoming.
Analyst firm reveals that Fortnite: Battle Royale is quickly overtaking PUBG in terms of revenue.
Did someone want another shotgun? Because Epic has added another shotgun.
Decision to go free to play was made in last two weeks of development.
Blitz mode brings shorter match times, more loot and plenty of chaos.
As well as parental controls.
The player makes use of the Rocket Rodeo emote so as to make the kill look extra fancy.
And this is just a limited release right now!
Will apparently get updates day and date with the PC.
This new weapon will probably be released with this week's update.
PS4 and Xbox One players will still not be able to play together.
UPDATE: Xbox One crossplay will be supported, but not with PS4.
Five teams of 20 will compete for supremacy when the mode goes live.
Fortnite claims the top spot.
You have roughly an hour or so before it's finally gone.
A new location called Lucky Landing has been added to the Battle Royale map.
Players will have to wait a bit longer to soar through the skies.
The newest time limited mode in the Battle Royale title gives everyone a Legendary weapon.
Players will apparently be taking to the skies in the near future.
Save the World mode is available for as low as $19.99.
Maintenance starts at 1 AM PST though there's no word on when it ends.
According to the insider, Diablo 3 will release in 2019 while Fortnite: Battle Royale will release in August/September of this year.
76 cosmetic items included in Season 3.
Fortnite continues to build itself up
Epic has announced that in-game currency V-Bucks are now required.
Five time-limited will be coming in the next "month or so".
Epic Games also shares details on outages that occurred over the past weekend.
Matchmaking for Battle Royale will be the first thing going down today.
Shooting Test #1 will look into testing first shot accuracy, damage fall-off and more.
Free Battle Stars and Seasonal Gold are on the way for PvP and PvE players.
Battle with snipers (and a few revolvers) until February 2nd.
"Our top people are on it" says developer Epic Games.
How does this even keep happening?
Lead designer feels the travel times on foot are just right for the experience.
"Some people are saying we could be the biggest and best-played game in the western world."
All players found using the exploit will receive "appropriate action" as per Epic Games.
A city, junkyard and more interesting sights will be added to the map later this week.
Sneaky Silencers goes live on January 5th and focuses on stealth combat.
After accidentally enabling crossplay last time, the company will be trying consciously now to make crossplay possible.
Many UI changes and net code updates come to Fortnite: Battle Royale
Microsoft's Epic console produces some Epic settings for Epic's new game.
That is one sharply worded comeback.
New silenced SMGs also coming to the free to play, 100 player Last Man Standing title.
Uncapped frame rates now allowed on PS4 and PS4 Pro, quest item drop rates buffed and much more now available.
Epic Games' free to play Battle Royale mode continues to be a major hit among players.
The free to play, multiplatform Battle Royale mode has only been out for two weeks.
Epic Games' free to play version of Battle Royale is drawing its own audience.
This is across the base game and Battle Royale at this point in time.
Prepare for a different kind of Horde experience this week.
They are off to a great start.
The PUBG-style mode is now live along with several fixes to Save the World PvE.
The irony of this should not be lost on anyone.
We do too, Phil. We do, too.
True cross platform play remains elusive- for now.
Epic Game's Battlegrounds, anyone?
That's despite going free to play next year.
Console versions all currently suffer from 100 ms frame rate spikes.
It's all about fast building.
Fast, cute, and furious. Epic Games' newest IP is ready to entertain.
Executive producer Zak Phelps discusses Fortnite's graphics settings.
Retail version includes Founder's Pack and four day early access.
Free to play version arrives in 2018.
Yes, that Fortnite.
Development "moving ahead full-speed" according to Tim Sweeney.
Former Epic Games Poland is officially an independent studio again.
The power of techno compels you to fight in Epic Games' free to play shooter.
Mac version to run on Apple's Metal API.
Check out the various tools of destruction you can employ in Epic's zombie survival title.
Begins on December 2nd and ends on December 19th.
Since then, the game has become so much more according to producer Roger Collum.
Lead designer Darren Saag says Fortnite is currently the biggest project Epic is working on.
And a new logo to go with that.
Gameinformer to take an extensive look at the ambitious new project.
Plus, it has 90 staff members working on it.
Epic thinks "there's a big opportunity" to be had with Fortnite.
With 2014 fast approaching there is a slew of new PC exclusives coming to entertain us.
Everything you need to know about Fortnite.
Tim Sweeney talks about focusing on the development of several projects.
Well it does look unique.
Check out some amazing wallpapers for Fortnite.
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