Houseparty Video Chat App Acquired By Epic Games

Houseparty, a popular group video chat app, has been bought by Fortnite developer Epic Games. The former officially confirmed its acquisition today. It’s not surprising that this has happened given that Houseparty has recently introduced some gaming-related features for its platform such as screen sharing and integrated games. The company had also mentioned earliert his year that its app was being used by people to chat with their friends while […]


Microsoft Starts Selling Fortnite Special Edition Purple Xbox One S

Some renders had appeared online recently, suggesting that Microsoft may soon launch a purple Xbox One S for a limited time. It would be a tie-in with the popular Fortnite Battle Royale game, hence the rather familiar paint job. Microsoft has now started selling the console officially. It’s called the Xbox One S Fortnite Battle Royale Special Edition Bundle.


Fortnite Fans Will Love The Upcoming Purple Xbox One S

Fortnite is still one of the most popular games out there and there’s no stopping it. Microsoft wants to cater to Fortnite players on its gaming platform by providing them with a limited edition of its console that boasts the game’s signature colors. An Xbox One S in a nicely done purple color doesn’t sound that bad, to be honest.


Fortnite Is Getting Its Very Own Jordan Sneaker Drop

Do you love Jordan sneaker drops in the real world? Then you’re definitely going to love them in Fortnite. Epic’s massively popular battle royale title is receiving its very own sneaker drop from Jordan as part of a new themed event. Fortnite has been the host of many big themed events recently with movies like John Wick and Avengers: Endgame. It’s latest collaboration is with one of the biggest sportswear […]


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Epic Announces John Wick Fortnite Crossover

Recent reports had suggested that it may soon be able to play in Fortnite as John Wick and that crossover has officially been confirmed today by Epic Games. The developer has announced the latest crossover event for its popular battle royale title which will give players the ability to play as the popular assassin within the game.


Epic Destroys Tilted Towers In Fortnite

One of the most popular drop locations in the most popular battle royale title has now been destroyed by the developer. Epic does change Fornite’s environment often but Tilted Towers remained untouched. That has finally changed with a weeks-long in-game event ending in the destruction of Tilted Towers.


Fortnite Gets An Avengers: Endgame Event This Week

Fortnite has teamed up with the Marvel Cinematic Universe before and it’s now doing that once again. The crossover event is timed up perfectly with the launch of Marvel’s next superhero movie, the much awaited Avengers: Endgame. Not a lot of details have been confirmed about this crossover event at this point in time, though.


Epic CEO Says Apex Legends Isn’t Taking Players Away From Fortnite

Respawn’s Apex Legends battle royale title was only announced recently and it has already grown to 50 million players. It’s still far from Fortnite’s lead in this genre but many were quick to brand it as a genuine competitor to Epic’s superhit title. Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has basically said that contrary to popular belief, Apex Legends hasn’t really taken players away from Fortnite.


Latest Fortnite Patch Adds A Hoverboard

Epic had teased the Driftboard when Fortnite season 7 opened and merely days before the season ends, Epic has finally released the hoverboard for players. The latest Fortnite patch does indeed add a hovering snowboard to the game in addition to a few limited time game modes one of which makes use of the Driftboard.


Fortnite Players Can Get The Season 8 Battle Pass Free

Epic’s Fortnite has stood tall over the other battle royale titles over the past year but now it faces competition from a new rival which is quickly racking up millions of players: Respawn’s Apex Legends. To ensure that players remain loyal to Fortnite, Epic is using the time tested strategy of giving away stuff for free.


It’s Now Possible To Merge Fortnite Accounts For Pooling V-Bucks

It’s now finally possible to merge your Fortnite accounts if you have been meaning to share cosmetics and V-Bucks across different platforms. It has long been possible to play the game with your friends regardless of the platform they were on but the difficulties in managing game resources left a lot to be desired. With this change, players can access a single account on multiple consoles, but their inventory is […]


Fortnite Is Hosting A Marshmello Concert

Fancy attending a concert of the EDM artist and producer Marshmello? You don’t have to shell out a couple of hundred bucks for a ticket, just head over to the football field in Pleasant Park. If that makes no sense, you need to play Fortnite.


Fortnite Bluetooth Controller Support Arrives On iOS And Android

Fortnite has long been available for iOS and Android-powered mobile devices. It’s finally getting support for Bluetooth controllers today. The support is part of the latest patch that’s rolling out today for the popular battle royale title. Epic has been working on this feature since last year and it’s rolling it out starting today.


Fortnite Will No Longer Have Blind Loot Boxes In Save The World

Epic is making a significant change for loot boxes in its Save the World PvE mode. The developer has always kept blind loot boxes out of the battle royale mode and it’s now doing the same thing for Save the World as well. Players will be able to see what they’ll get in a loot box prior to spending 50 V-Bucks on it.