Tag: Fortnite

Fortnite PS4 Crossplay Is Finally Here, Currently In Beta

After much outrage, Fortnite is finally getting PS4 crossplay across Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, iOS, Android, Windows PC, and Mac. Sony announced the news on the official PlayStation blog. What this means is PS4 Fortnite players can finally play Fortnite with those on the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One. Previously, Fortnite PS4 crossplay was

Fortnite Leak Shows Custom Battle Buses, Pets, Weapon Skins

A datamine of Fortnite game files has revealed that more cosmetic upgrades may be on the way, including custom ‘battle buses’, ‘music packs’, pets, ‘vehicle decoration’, and ‘weapon skins’ among others. An image posted by Twitter user with the handle ‘FNBRLeaks’ shows folders with the aforementioned names present in Fortnite game files.

Fortnite Update, Challenges Delayed Due to ‘Critical Controller Issue’

Epic Games has delayed the release of its weekly Fortnite update and challenges due to a technical problem. On Tuesday, the official Twitter account of Fortnite posted: “Due to the discovery of a critical controller issue, we’ll be moving the release of v5.40 and High Stakes to Thursday September 6.” Usually, the weekly

Fortnite ‘High Stakes’ Event: Limited-Time ‘Getaway’ Mode, New Outfit and Grappler Tool

Epic Games detailed Fortnite’s newly-announced ‘High Stakes’ event on Sunday, which includes a limited-time mode called Getaway, a new outfit known as Wild Card, and several challenges. Fortnite’s High Stakes event was unveiled Friday on Twitter, with a promotional image showing the Wild Card outfit: a full-body suit, gloves, a face mask and

Fortnite PS4 Crossplay Does Not Exist Because ‘PlayStation Is the Best Place to Play’: Sony

At IFA 2018, Sony CEO Kenchiro Yoshida explained why the PS4 won’t be getting Fortnite cross-platform play with the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One any time soon. Cross-platform play means those playing Fortnite on PS4, Xbox One, PC, iOS and even Android could play against and with each other, regardless of platform. He believes that the PS4 has the best

Fortnite Performance Improvements for Android, iOS, macOS, Switch Detailed

Epic Games announced several changes coming to Fortnitein the near future on Friday, detailing performance improvements across all platforms, matchmaking, competitive play, Playground updates, game controls, and more. In a development-oriented blog post on Friday, Epic discussed several performance-related pain points in detail, including missed frames, long hitches, level of detail, screen resolution, and

Google Finds Security Flaw in Fortnite Android Installer; Epic Games Fixes Issue

Google discovered a security flaw in the Fortnite for Android installer that Epic Games released as its way to bypass the Google Play store. Earlier this month, Epic Games and Google had confirmed that the popular game will be skipping the Google Play and instead will be available via a client known as the Fortnite Installer. However, the installer was

Fortnite Fever May Be Cooling, Says Market Tracker SuperData

The frenzy over the phenomenally popular video game Fortnite may be easing, according to revenue estimates released Thursday by market tracker SuperData. The free online game’s revenue grew just 2 percent in July from the previous month – despite creator Epic Games releasing a new season of its Battle Pass offering digital perks and added challenges. “Fortnite’s