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Epic is closing Paragon in April and offering refunds

Citing the lack of a "clear path [...] to grow Paragon into a MOBA that retains enough players to be sustainable," Epic has decided to sunset the game. The servers are shutting down on April 26, 2018 and as players leave leading up to that ...

 
 
 
 
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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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Early Access Review: Fortnite

Did you know that 2011 was six years ago? It was quite a year for gaming. Big games such as Skyrim and Portal 2 came out and made it onto many people’s game of the year lists. It's also when Duke Nukem Forever finally released af...

 
 
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Smug heroes under siege in Fortnite trailer

Epic Games' Fortnite was first revealed way back in 2011 by Cliff Blezsinki. Now, some six years later, we get a scene-setting trailer of the 'building-action game' set for early access release later this month ahead of its expected full re...

 
 
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For better or worse, Fortnite seems like a real time sink

At E3, I was reunited with Fortnite, Epic's long-in-development-but-almost-there game about gathering resources, building out fortified bases with traps, and gunning down and/or slicing up the incoming zombie horde. This was my third time p...

 
 




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