battle royale

Kongregate acquires popular battle royale game Surviv.io

Kongregate, a cross-platform game publisher that is part of Modern Times Group (MTG), has acquired Surviv.io, the top-down battle royale game.

The Game Industry Is Suffering from A Battle Royale ‘Hangover’

Last year's 'Fortnite' craze is proving tough to match, especially with new consoles looming in the future.

The Game Industry Is Suffering from A Battle Royale ‘Hangover’

Last year's 'Fortnite' craze is proving tough to match, especially with new consoles looming in the future.

'Fortnite' DirectX 12 update boosts performance on high-end PCs

Fortnite is about to make better use of your fast gaming rig. Epic is rolling out an update to the Windows version of its battle royale shooter that adds support for DirectX 12. If you have a high-end

'Fortnite' DirectX 12 update boosts performance on high-end PCs

Fortnite is about to make better use of your fast gaming rig. Epic is rolling out an update to the Windows version of its battle royale shooter that adds support for DirectX 12. If you have a high-end

Stormtroopers invade Fortnite in new Star Wars crossover

Fortnite’s latest crossover sees Star Wars stormtroopers invading the game for the first time. Players will also see a Star Destroyer hovering above the Battle Royale map. The event celebrates today’s

Fortnite pro banned for life after public cheating

Professional Fortnite player FaZe Jarvis has been permanently banned from the game for using hacks. The 17-year-old uploaded videos of himself using an “aimbot.” Jarvis claims he cheated only to

'PUBG Mobile' Payload Mode adds helicopters and airstrikes

PUBG on your phone is about to get decidedly more lethal. Tencent has introduced a promised Payload Mode to PUBG Mobile on Android and iOS that adds both aerial combat and the means to defend

'PUBG Mobile' Payload Mode adds helicopters and airstrikes

PUBG on your phone is about to get decidedly more lethal. Tencent has introduced a promised Payload Mode to PUBG Mobile on Android and iOS that adds both aerial combat and the means to defend

'Apex Legends' adds two-player teams on November 5th

Apex Legends players won't have to choose between full three-player squads or (when it's an option) going solo, at least for a while. Respawn is adding a "limited time" duos mode to the battle royale

'Apex Legends' adds two-player teams on November 5th

Apex Legends players won't have to choose between full three-player squads or (when it's an option) going solo, at least for a while. Respawn is adding a "limited time" duos mode to the battle royale

Fortnite goes all out for Halloween with new Fortnitemares event

Fortnite’s newest update is out, bringing Halloween back to Battle Royale. The version 10.10 release kicks off this year’s Fortnitemares event — and there’s plenty to enjoy. Fortnite Chapter 2 has
The 40 Best Horror Movies of the 2000s

The 40 Best Horror Movies of the 2000s

Much like the 1970s before it, the decade between 2000-2009 was a particularly fruitful era in the horror genre spawned by a climate of international turmoil and rapid technological advancements in
Black Ops 4’s Battle Royale Mode Deserves to Stick Around

Black Ops 4’s Battle Royale Mode Deserves to Stick Around

With Call of Duty: Modern Warfare releasing on Friday, most players will likely soon be walking away from last year’s game Black Ops 4. This yearly migration is nothing new, but this time it’s

'PUBG' season 5 will have throwable items and weapons

Season 5 of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is about to get underway, and PUBG Corp has offered some details on what's in store. One of the bigger additions is spike traps, which you can place in the

'PUBG' season 5 will have throwable items and weapons

Season 5 of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is about to get underway, and PUBG Corp has offered some details on what's in store. One of the bigger additions is spike traps, which you can place in the
Call of Duty Mobile Is Fun Even For Hardcore Players

Call of Duty Mobile Is Fun Even For Hardcore Players

Call of Duty: Mobile is an addictive multiplayer game that even the most casual mobile player can enjoy, but also one that even hardcore console players like myself might find to be surprisingly

'Fortnite' Chapter 2 is the fresh start the game needed

I've played Fortnite for over 1,400 hours, but never quite like this. While exploring today's release of Chapter 2, I swam through crystal-clear rivers, carried a downed teammate and ate a flopper

'Fortnite' Chapter 2 is the fresh start the game needed

I've played Fortnite for over 1,400 hours, but never quite like this. While exploring today's release of Chapter 2, I swam through crystal-clear rivers, carried a downed teammate and ate a flopper
Here's all the new stuff to get excited about in 'Fortnite' Chapter 2

Here's all the new stuff to get excited about in 'Fortnite' Chapter 2

It's here, folks. All across the globe, parents, teachers, and managers will be despairing as their brief, black hole-based Fortnite freedom comes to an abrupt end. Early on Tuesday, after being