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Fortnite is finally getting some limited time jetpacks

Fortnite was set to receive a jetpack update a few months ago, but Epic Games decided to push back the idea due to a last minute issue. While the intervening months haven't been devoid of cool new ways to play, jetpacks will finally be maki...

 
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Fortnite will be hitting Android devices this summer

Fortnite has been available on iOS for quite some time, but the game will soon be making the jump to Android. While the vague time frame of "this summer" is all we have to go on, it shouldn't be too much longer that Android fans have to wai...

 
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Fortnite's 'Infinity Gauntlet' event ends tomorrow

The out of nowhere Fortnite/Infinity War crossover will be coming to an end soon; tomorrow, in fact! Epic Games has announced that Thanos will be leaving Fortnite's realm at an undisclosed time tomorrow. Today will be your last day to wield...

 
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Thanos has been nerfed yet again in Fortnite

This is pretty awesome. Despite only being available in an inherently silly separate mode, Thanos, essentially a new boss character in the limited time Infinity Gauntlet gametype in Fortnite, has been nerfed again. Shortly after launch his ...

 
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Player wins Fortnite match with an astounding 43 kills

A lot of the appeal of the battle royale genre is how casually you can enter any given match and possibly win. There have been many a "chicken dinner" or "victory royale" by way of one, two, or even zero kill sessions, but this win from pla...

 
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Fortnite's Season 4 finally brings the fabled meteors

Welp, Fornite's big Season 4 update is here, it has to do with meteors, and most of the map is still standing. In the wake of the craters the update caused are "hop rocks," which allow players to utilize low gravity physics. Headshots are n...

 
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Fortnite needs to obliterate Tilted Towers tomorrow

I've never been so invested in something I'm so detached from. Fortnite will begin its fourth season tomorrow, which means that Epic will implement some changes. One of those long-rumored revisions is that Tilted Towers is gonna get bl...

 
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PSA: Fortnite is having a double XP weekend

As a way to say "sorry" for Fornite's server outages and a delay of the 50v50 mode, Epic Games is kicking off a double XP weekend. Unfortunately there was a database issue last week, and when the system went back online it buckled under the...

 
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You can now download Fortnite on iOS without an invite

I've been randomly popping into Fortnite on iOS for a quick game when I don't feel like booting it up on my PC (Blitz, the limited time mode where games were shorter was perfect for this), and it's served me well so far. Playing on a mobile...

 
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Remote explosives and bad llamas are coming to Fortnite

Epic Games has been handling Fortnite's Battle Royale component very well over the past few months. They're quick to fix things from game-breaking issues to small balance adjustments, and are steadily adding more cosmetic content and m...

 
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New trailer reveals Fortnite gameplay footage on iPhone X

Epic Games recently announced that Battle-Royale-that-wasn't-originally-Battle-Royale title, Fortnite, is being ported to iOS and Android devices. A new trailer has dropped which shows the game in action on the handheld devices.Accompanied ...

 
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Fortnite Battle Royale is coming to iOS and Android devices

Epic Games has announced that Fortnite Battle Royale, the survival-shooter currently taking the world by storm, is to be ported to, of all things, mobile devices. The announcement was made via a post on the game's official site.It also seem...

 
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New Fortnite Battle Royale mode assembles 20-person teams

There's comfort in numbers. While I occasionally like to try my luck alone in battle royale matches, generally speaking, the anticipation is too much. Surviving against 99 stranger is stressful business. And it becomes exponentially more st...

 
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(Update) Fortnite is getting jetpacks soon

[Update: Turns out that jetpack update has been delayed a bit. As told to PC Gamer, Epic Games found a last minute issue with the jetpack, so it has decided to go ahead with the "hunting rifle" for the time being. Jetpacks haven't been aban...

 
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Fortnite's new limited-time mode quietly enters the ring

Fortnite is getting a new, limited-time game mode that involves silencers! Running from January 5th until the 8th, the mode (called "Sneaky Silencers") will force players to utilize stealth tactics over brute force to score a win. All traps...

 
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Fortnite Battle Royale introduces cosmetic 'Battle Pass'

Fortnite's Battle Royale mode continues to grow into its own game basically, as Epic launches patch 1.11 and heads into Season 2 and the new winter event. This new season will bring the "Battle Pass" concept with it, which includes cosmetic...

 
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Fortnite is slowly becoming my battle royale game of choice

Battle royale games can be a tough sell. Or not, because PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds broke two million concurrent players on Steam, so people are playing them -- but the prospect of getting someone you know to drop their cash on something...

 
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Look out PUBG, Fortnite hits 20 million players

The burgeoning battle royale sub-genre of games has gained a new champion in the form of Epic Games' Fortnite. Launching months after the immensely popular PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, it looks like Epic's more cartoony take on a hundred ...

 
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Fortnite announces 10 million Battle Royale players

Epic Games have been celebrating a lot recently, with good cause. Last Sunday saw an all-time record of 525,000 concurrent players on their team-based shooter Fortnite, whilst today brings the news that 10 million players are hitting the ga...

 
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Fortnite announces seven million player milestone

Epic Game's developers of upcoming team-shooter Fortnite, have proudly announced that the base-building/arena hybrid has been played by seven million trigger-happy gamers.The announcement is accompanied by the logo of the title's recent Bat...

 
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Fortnite's Battle Royale mode lands duos and squads this week

If you were waiting for Fortnite's Battle Royale mode to let you group up with friends before jumping in, hey, me too. And good news: that'll be an option in time for tomorrow's free launch. Along with the standard solo game type, you'll be...

 
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Fortnite's Battle Royale mode goes free next week

A 100-person battle royale needs a thriving playerbase to work well (and stand a chance against PUBG). Epic Games has made the timely call to set Fortnite's still-fairly-new Battle Royale mode free -- it'll be available standalone on PC, Ma...

 
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Fortnite is trying its hand at battle royale

Epic is prepping a Battle Royale mode for its action-building game Fortnite, and there's a whole lot more where that came from so long as people are hungry for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and its ilk. The mode puts 100 players onto one ma...

 

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