Tag: Fortnite

Fortnite Creator Epic Games Raises $1.25 Billion From KKR, Others

Epic Games, the creator of video game sensation Fortnite, said on Friday it received $1.25 billion (roughly Rs. 9,200 crores) in funding from investors, including KKR & Co, Iconiq Capital and Smash Ventures. Fortnite, a sort of hybrid of The Hunger Games and Minecraft, drops 100 people onto an island to fight each other for survival.

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