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Fortnite Battle Royale
Fortnite Battle Royale is a world-famous free-to-play battle royale game developed and published by Epic Games. It's a companion game to Fortnite: Save the World.
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Epic Games store now has a refund policy that resembles Steam's
Epic Games store made huge splashes as it barged into the digital distribution market. Some loved it, some hated its policies and the latter prompted Epic to update some of them. The latest update is the change to their refund policy.
Epic and SpatialOS maker set up $25m fund to help devs switch
Epic and Improbable, the maker of SpatialOS cloud platform, announced setting up a $25 million fund for devs who will be affected by Unity's changes to their Terms of Service, even though Unity claim the change only affects Improbable.
Fortnite's third 7.10 content update adds suppressed sniper rifle
Epic have rolled out the third batch of content from Fortnite's 7.10 update, with the most notable addition being the suppressed sniper rifle. They also unvaulted dual pistols, while vaulting the six-shooter and some burst assault rifles.
Fortnite iOS rakes in $455 million in 2018, $69m in December
Beancounters have started with their annual updates of the money-making machine that is Fortnite and yes, it's still raining mega-money in Epic Megagames. Sensor Tower's report says that Epic made $455 million on Apple's platform in 2018.
Australian Open will host a $500K Fortnite tournament
Fortnite: Battle Royale is heading Down Under with their latest tournament that will take place at Margaret Court Arena, Melbourne. We're talking about a solos and duos tournament featuring Australia's best players and 100 celebrities.
Twitch re-bans Fortnite player who assaulted his wife on stream
After allowing him to return to their platform, Twitch has once again permanently banned Australian Fortnite player Luke Munday. The move comes after backlash from people on Twitter who noticed MrDeadMoth streaming after his initial ban.
Epic Games will be rerunning 14 Days of Fortnite in January
After realising that the company's social media channels have been communicating a wrong end date for the 14 Days of Fortnite event, Epic announced free Equalizer Glider gifts but now they feel as if it was not good enough of a solution.
Fortnite beats RDR2 to Google's most-searched game of 2018
Epic's flagship Fortnite is Google's most-searched game of 2018, as was confirmed in Google's Year in Search list. The data is specific to the United States and once again the popular battle royale had a tough competition in RDR2.
Fortnite's second 7.10 content update adds the Boom Box
In case you've taken your New Year's partying to the max and haven't dropped into Fortnite for a few days, you should know that Epic's second part of the 7.10 content update has added a clever little anti-construction device - the Boom Box.
Epic Games rake in $3 billion in 2018, company worth $15 billion
We first thought of slipping a few Blackjack references and mentioning how Epic are on a roll but them gambling metaphors tend to shed their poetic appeal quite quickly. For what it's worth though, Epic aren't really big on luck either.