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That's Just BloodRayne In A Wig, Paragon

That's Just BloodRayne In A Wig, Paragon

The latest hero to join the roster of Epic Games’ PC and PS4 MOBA is Rayne, hero of vampire hack and slash action series BloodRayne, only here they call her The Countess and she has mostly black
Epic's Co-Founder Has Saved A 7000-Acre Forest

Epic's Co-Founder Has Saved A 7000-Acre Forest

If you play video games, you’ve got Tim Sweeney—co-founder of Epic Games—to thank for everything from the Unreal Engine to Gears of War. If you live in North Carolina, though, you can thank him for
Paragon Is A Much Different Game Today

Paragon Is A Much Different Game Today

Multiplayer arena game Paragon has been in a weird place since it debuted last year. Harnessing the full power of the Unreal Engine, it looked like an action game, but played like a slow and plodding
Paragon's New K-Pop Hero Wins Over Some, Bothers Others

Paragon's New K-Pop Hero Wins Over Some, Bothers Others

Epic recently revealed Shinbi, a new Hero for its online multiplayer title Paragon. The character’s design choice has been controversial with a portion of fans saying they dig it, while others are not
Epic Games announces Battle Breakers, a tactical RPG coming to Android later this year

Epic Games announces Battle Breakers, a tactical RPG coming to Android later this year

Epic Games has released titles exclusive to iOS for years, and now its first Android game is on the schedule for release in 2017. It's called Battle Breakers, and you can pre-register for it on the
New Unreal Engine Video Has A Nice Beat You Can Dance To

New Unreal Engine Video Has A Nice Beat You Can Dance To

Today Epic released an Unreal Engine video showing off features game developers will be excited about in 2017, like sequencer cinematic tools and automatic level-of-detail generation. If you are not a
Fortnite Enters Early Access, Six Years After Getting Announced

Fortnite Enters Early Access, Six Years After Getting Announced

Fortnite, a building survival game developed by the folks at Epic Games, will enter Early Access on July 25, the publisher said today. It was announced on December 10, 2011, so it only makes sense
Fortnite Developers Apologize For Surprise Change That Wiped Out Several Players' Bases

Fortnite Developers Apologize For Surprise Change That Wiped Out Several Players' Bases

Developer Epic Games issued an apology this morning after several fans of Fortnite, a surprisingly cute player vs. environment game about surviving the apocalypse, were caught off guard when their
Fortnite's Complicated Progression System Obscures A Great Game

Fortnite's Complicated Progression System Obscures A Great Game

Epic Games’ Fortnite, out in Early Access, is not one game, but many, all tangled together under one name. It’s a resource management game. It’s a multiplayer third-person shooter. It’s a tower
Epic Accidentally Allows Xbox And PS4 Cross-Play In Fortnite, Disables It [UPDATE]

Epic Accidentally Allows Xbox And PS4 Cross-Play In Fortnite, Disables It [UPDATE]

Oops, it looks like for a brief few hours PS4 and Xbox One cross-play was available in Fortnite. Now, Fortnite developer Epic Games says that feature was actually a bug, which the studio is referring
‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ developer slams Epic’s ‘Fortnite’ for adopting Battle Royale game mode

‘PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds’ developer slams Epic’s ‘Fortnite’ for adopting Battle Royale game mode

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is the most popular PC game on the block as of late, even managing to topple the likes of Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive in concurrent players, and that
Tower defense/shooter Fortnite is getting a horde bash event on October 5th.

Tower defense/shooter Fortnite is getting a horde bash event on October 5th.

Tower defense/shooter Fortnite is getting a horde bash event on October 5th. With unlimited time and limited resources, players will build forts, party up and then defend their bases against waves of
The Battle Between Fortnite and Battlegrounds Continues

The Battle Between Fortnite and Battlegrounds Continues

Since Fortnite announced its battle royale mode, there’s been a little, uh, tension between its developer Epic Games and the developer of that other battle royale game, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.
Epic Is Suing Two Alleged Fortnite Cheaters

Epic Is Suing Two Alleged Fortnite Cheaters

On Tuesday, Fortnite publisher Epic Games filed civil complaints against two alleged associates of the website Addicted Cheats who apparently used the site’s aimbotting services to kill Twitch
Shoutout To Fortnite Players Who Build Towers Instead of Killing Anyone At The End of Matches

Shoutout To Fortnite Players Who Build Towers Instead of Killing Anyone At The End of Matches

Tell me if you’ve ever seen this: there are only ten people or so left in your Fortnite: Battle Royale match. The storm cloud looms closer with every passing second. There’s nowhere left to go. Left
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 reaches 20 million players with help of its battle royal mode

Fortnite reaches 20 million players with help of its battle royal mode

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds won’t launch on Xbox One until next month, but players aren’t waiting to get into some battle royal action on consoles and PC. Epic’s Fortnite, which has a free
9 things you definitely shouldn't do if you want to win 'Fortnite' Battle Royale

9 things you definitely shouldn't do if you want to win 'Fortnite' Battle Royale

Fortnite, or more specifically its Battle Royale mode, is pretty great. It's sort of like The Hunger Games, only with fewer mutant wolves.Basically 100 of you get airdropped onto an island where you
Infinity Blade characters come back to life as emojis

Infinity Blade characters come back to life as emojis

The Infinity Blade trilogy was one of the best-selling mobile gaming series on the iPhone, but its last installment came out in 2013. Now fans can express their love for the franchise with a new emoji
14-Year Old Video Game Cheater Sued, Mom Says He's A Scapegoat

14-Year Old Video Game Cheater Sued, Mom Says He's A Scapegoat

Last month, Epic took the unusual step of not just banning two Fortnite players from the game for cheating, but taking them to court. It’s since been revealed that one of the accused is only 14 years