battle royale

Giant Arenas Capture The Beautiful Chaos Of 100-Player Battlegrounds

Giant Arenas Capture The Beautiful Chaos Of 100-Player Battlegrounds

This weekend, scores of players in Busan, South Korea, will compete in a LAN pulled from Ready, Player One’s wildest dreams. Stacked up in double-decker computer hubs, 100 competitors at a time will
Giant Arenas Capture The Beautiful Chaos Of 100-Player Battlegrounds

Giant Arenas Capture The Beautiful Chaos Of 100-Player Battlegrounds

This weekend, scores of players in Busan, South Korea, will compete in a LAN pulled from Ready, Player One’s wildest dreams. Stacked up in double-decker computer hubs, 100 competitors at a time will
Clever New Battle Royale Game Lets One Player Serve As A Master Of Ceremonies

Clever New Battle Royale Game Lets One Player Serve As A Master Of Ceremonies

As the seconds counted down in a round of the unusual game The Darwin Project this past weekend, I was aware of three other players still involved in the match. One was my opponent, who, like me, had
I Made A Friend In Fortnite's Battle Royale… And Then It Went Wrong

I Made A Friend In Fortnite's Battle Royale… And Then It Went Wrong

I have a secret fantasy when I play battle royale shooters like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds or Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode. Read more...
Screw You, Fortnite: Battle Royale Butterflies

Screw You, Fortnite: Battle Royale Butterflies

Fornite’s Battle Royale mode, like the game that inspired it, is tense. Any step could be your last. Sometimes, you don’t even know where the bullets are coming from, so you become hyper-vigilant.
Fortnite's Battle Royale Is A Delight (And A Whole Lot Like Battlegrounds)

Fortnite's Battle Royale Is A Delight (And A Whole Lot Like Battlegrounds)

The prospect of besting 99 other gamers through sheer resourcefulness and daredevilry is why the battle royale genre has become so compelling to millions of gamers. Survival shooter Battlegrounds now
Battlegrounds Continues To Break Records On Steam

Battlegrounds Continues To Break Records On Steam

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds continues to dominate Steam, dethroning Valve’s Dota 2 for highest concurrent player count of all-time. Read more...

Battlegrounds won’t be out on PS4 for a while, but while you wait, you can check out Fortnite’s 100-

Battlegrounds won’t be out on PS4 for a while, but while you wait, you can check out Fortnite’s 100-person Battle Royale mode, which launches September 26 (for PS4 as well as Xbox One, PC, and Mac).
Tips For Playing Battlegrounds

Tips For Playing Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a battle royale game where players fight to be the last person standing. It can be overwhelming for new players, full of different weapons to choose and smaller
Battle Royale Esports Are Still A Work In Progress

Battle Royale Esports Are Still A Work In Progress

A week ago, a team won a six-figure esports competition through sheer patience. Obey Gaming, a team competing in H1Z1 King Of The Kill, orchestrated their strategy around not starting fights, opting
Civilization's Giant AI Battle Royale Died, Returns Way Better

Civilization's Giant AI Battle Royale Died, Returns Way Better

Early last year, something beautiful happened: a single game of Civ V was started up, with 61 civs all controlled by the AI, then left to run. It was chaos, there was bloodshed, but sadly, it all