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Epic Says The Mech Was Added So More Players Can Win A Fortnite Match

Fortnite’s giant mechanical Brutes have been contentious among players since they arrived at the start of Season 10. Players have been calling for them to be re...

Epic Says The Mech Was Added So More Players Can Win A Fortnite Match

Source: kotaku.com

Epic added the hated mechs to 'Fortnite' so more players could win When Fortnite's Season X started two weeks ago, developer Epic Games introduced a new mechanic that significantly changed how matches play out. The two-player B.R.U.T.E. mechs caused uproar, with many players suggesting the machines are overpowe...
01:26, 08/17/2019

Epic pulled the Siphon from 'Fortnite' after it frustrated most players Epic has to walk a fine line between courting the Fortnite esports crowd and satisfying the bulk of its audience, and that's particularly apparent today. The developer has explained that it pulled the Siphon (a feature that gave health and shie...
00:26, 04/29/2019

John Wick is headed to Fortnite, which sounds like terrible news for Fortnite players We’ve spilled quite a bit of ink here in the Newswire world musing about John Wick’s general capacity for killing, and speculating that—in addition to the roughly, oh, million bad guys he murders over the course of his three feature films—he could al...
04:13, 05/16/2019

Fortnite Update 9.20 Time: Epic Games confirm next Fortnite update and server downtime Today Epic Games has finally confirmed when the next Fortnite Update will be released on PS4, Xbox and the many other devices capable of playing Fortnite Battle Royale....
05:00, 06/06/2019

U.S. Open: Six players added to tournament field Scott Piercy was one of six golfers added to the field for this week's U.S. Open, rounding out the list of 156 names competing for the title at Pebble Beach....
10:00, 06/11/2019

Former Epic Games director originally tried to axe Fortnite Imagine a world where Fortnite didn't exist: millions of gamers wouldn't have enjoyed millions of hours (or spent millions of V-bucks) battling to survive on the island. Well, that alternate reality came closer to happening than you might t...
17:26, 06/17/2019

Despite complaints, Epic stands behind Fortnite’s “anyone can win” mechs Enlarge / Who's up for a game of Titanfall? Epic is showing no signs of plans to remove the controversial mech-like B.R.U.T.E. from Fortnite, saying the powerful new combat option helps in the studio's mission "to bring players of all skill levels...
09:26, 08/17/2019

'Fortnite' Maker Epic Games Scoops Up Houseparty App The maker of ‘Fortnite’ has acquired the video-chat app Houseparty, uniting two tech properties that seize on teenagers’ affinity for socializing in intimate groups online....
21:26, 06/12/2019

Meet the former director at Epic Games who tried to cancel ‘Fortnite’ The video game industry over the last two years came close to looking dramatically different, thanks to an Epic Games ex-director admitting that he actually tried to cancel the super popular Fortnite game before he left the company in 2012. The free-...
10:39, 06/15/2019

Top Fortnite Streamers Aren't Happy Epic Scheduled Two Big Events On The Same Day Fortnite has a big weekend coming up later this month. On June 15 and 16, Epic is hosting its second Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am, a Los Angeles event where top players and celebrities team up and face off in a big, flashy tournament. Itsy-bitsy problem...
07:52, 06/05/2019

Epic's Donald Mustard Says Fortnite's Reaper Skin Isn't Keanu Reeves Fortnite has an official John Wick skin, but before it arrived, Keanu Reeves seemed to be in the game in the form of a Season 3 battle pass skin called the Reaper. The Reaper wasn’t officially Reeves or his action movie character, but it looked a lot...
00:26, 06/12/2019

Fortnite developer Epic Games to headline PC Gaming Show 2019 Fortnite developer Epic Games is headlining the PC Gaming Show 2019 keynote event, our friends at PC Gamer announced today. The event will take place live at The Mayan Theater in Los Angeles on Monday, June 10 (one day before the show officially...
03:26, 05/15/2019

Fortnite Season 10 WARNING: Bad News, Epic Games are making big changes to PC Setup Fortnite Season 10 is making some significant changes that will lock out some PC gamers if they dont have a machine that's up to spec. Here's what you need to know....
12:39, 07/14/2019

Fortnite update 9.41 patch notes: New download released by Epic Games, here’s what it does Epic has revealed a surprise new update for Fortnite today - and it looks like it mostly fixes up some issues in Creative and iOS. Here's what you need to know....
15:26, 07/22/2019

Fortnite Server Status Down: Matchmaking issues not working and confirmed by Epic Games EPIC seems to be suffering from some connection issues this evening. Here's everything we know about the current Server Status issues impacting login and matchmaking....
20:52, 06/13/2019

After Swiping Lots Of Fortnite Dances From Black Artists, Epic Finally Teams Up With One Fortnite has been a colossal success for publisher Epic Games, but Epic has not made a habit of sharing that notoriety with the predominantly black artists whose dances helped turn it into a global phenomenon. This has led to (for-now dropped) lawsui...
04:00, 06/06/2019

Fortnite Patch Notes 9.21 Update: Epic Games Map Changes, Proximity Grenade and Horde Rush Fortnite Update 9.21 Patch Notes are out today. Keep track of the all new changes for Battle Royale on PS4, Xbox One and the rest of the platforms, here....
20:52, 06/12/2019

Channel Seven defends bumping Ash Barty's Wimbledon match for Nick Kyrgios 'epic' Seven says ratings for Kyrgios match were ‘comparable to a Wimbledon final’Channel Seven’s “difficult decision” to stick with the Nick Kyrgios and Jordan Thompson Wimbledon match rather than switch to Ash Barty has paid off for the network, which had...
16:00, 07/03/2019

Explosive MTA overtime report leads to epic shouting match at board meeting Labor leaders and a close ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo dueled over the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s bombshell examination of its soaring overtime tab Friday, trading barbs over the causes of the agency’s runaway labor costs. The f...
18:00, 08/17/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic five-set match to win Wimbledon men’s title Novak Djokovic defended his Wimbledon title Sunday, defeating one of the game’s greatest players Roger Federer in an epic five-set match that was the longest final ever in history at the All England Club. ...
00:26, 07/15/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in epic match to win fifth Wimbledon title • Djokovic wins 7-6 (5), 1-6, 7-6 (4), 4-6, 13-12 (3)• Federer had two match points in the final set In a final as memorable for its longevity and unfathomable swings of fortune as the quality of shot-making by two of the finest grass-court players o...
03:00, 07/15/2019

Video Of Odd Behavior In Fortnite Match Leads To Accusations That Pro Was Cheating Earlier this week, Fortnite pro Damion “XXiF” Cook was accused of colluding with other players during a World Cup open qualifier match in which he took second place, earning $4,000 in prize money and a spot in the eventual finals this summer in New Y...
16:26, 05/02/2019

Fortnite DOWN: Server Status latest as Queue is Full errors hit Epic Games PS4, Xbox game Epic has revealed that the server status for Fortnite is offline for some players as the Battle Royale game is struggling for the second time in as many days....
00:00, 07/12/2019

Fortnite Patch Notes 9.30: Epic Games Update, Leaked Skins, Map Changes, Chug Splash Item Fortnite Update 9.30 Patch Notes are out today. Keep track of the all-new changes for Battle Royale on PS4, Xbox One and the rest of the platforms, here....
16:13, 06/18/2019

‘Fortnite’ is about to award its best players $30 million. What happens next is anyone’s guess. The fledgling “Fortnite” competitive scene has been as volatile, unpredictable, and maddening as its signature storm. And with the advent of the Fortnite World Cup, Epic Games has created a lightning rod that has attracted a world’s worth of players,...
00:52, 07/26/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 28 Location Accessible by solving the pattern match puzzle Accessible by solving the pattern match puzzle outside a desert junkyard is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
00:00, 07/12/2019

Thousands of Elite Dangerous players embark on epic space voyage What exciting discoveries await the Elite Dangerous mission to the Milky Way’s outer edges? It’s not run by NASA but the epic sciencey game feels like the real deal...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Mechs Are The Latest Shiny Toy Shaking Up Fortnite's Players Fortnite’s Season 10 launched this morning. Besides bringing back past location Dusty Depot and changing up the battle pass, the new season added mechs to the game. The mechs require two players to pilot, and they look big and dangerous. They’re prob...
00:13, 08/02/2019

Game on! Fiverr offers coaches for Fortnite, PUBG players Fiverr International Ltd is tapping into the phenomenal success of "Fortnite" and "PUBG" by hooking up players with online gaming experts, who will help them up their game while helping the company make some money in the process....
22:26, 07/11/2019

La Liga players 'arrested on suspicion of match fixing' "Spanish football has been rocked by reports that players in the first and second divisions have been arrested on suspicion of being members of a criminal organisation dedicated to match fixing."...
11:52, 05/28/2019

John Bradley breaks down epic 'Game of Thrones' battle: 'The darkness added to the chaos' John Bradley, who plays Samwell Tarly on 'Game of Thrones,' talks about filming the epic battle, seeing it on screen and how it all affects Sam.        ...
04:52, 05/01/2019

Spanish police arrest soccer players for match-fixing MADRID (AP) — The Spanish league says several soccer players have been arrested for suspected match-fixing in Spain. The league says the arrests were carried out by the National Police on Tuesday, and says it instigated the investigation by denouncin...
12:26, 05/28/2019

| Players probed in Spanish football match-fixing swoop An operation against several footballers including former Spain international Raul Bravo accused of fixing matches in the first and second divisions is underway in Spain...
16:13, 05/28/2019

11 soccer players arrested in Georgia in match-fixing case Eleven soccer players in Georgia have been arrested on suspicion of match-fixing and face lengthy prison sentences        ...
14:26, 05/20/2019

La Liga players expected to be arrested for alleged match-fixing Eleven people are expected to be arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into suspected gambling-motivated match-fixing, Spanish police said. Several of the arrested will be current and former La Liga players....
20:26, 05/28/2019

Fortnite Season 9 Teaser 2 Skin revealed: New Epic hint at Season 9 theme NOW LIVE Epic has revealed the latest update for the Fortnite Season 9 theme - a new tweet and a new image that continues the sneaky teases the developer has become known for....
16:26, 05/07/2019

Fortnite Season 9 Teaser 3 Skin revealed: Latest Epic Season 9 Twitter hint NOW LIVE Epic has revealed what could be the final teaser we're going to see before Fortnite Season 9 kicks off in earnest tomorrow. Here's what you need to know....
22:52, 05/08/2019

Spanish football players arrested in Liga match-fixing scandal Several professional footballers have been arrested in Spain in relation to match-fixing. Spanish police have been investigating allegations of rigged games during the 2018-19 season....
15:00, 05/28/2019

Soccer: Spanish players, officials held on suspicion of match-fixing Spanish police arrested several first- and second-division soccer players and officials on Tuesday on suspicion of forming a match-fixing group to profit from betting on games, the police said....
01:39, 05/29/2019

Various Spanish soccer players arrested on match fixing charges: El Pais A number of first and second division soccer players have been arrested in Spain over suspicions of forming a criminal organization dedicated to match fixing, El Pais reported on Tuesday....
13:00, 05/28/2019

3,000 players, five days, one goal: the world’s biggest football match | Suzanne Wrack Equal Playing Field’s latest attempt at a world record is driven by a desire to empower and inspire women in football“I guess the driving force behind doing this third Guinness world record is to show the incredible diversity of women’s football.”Equ...
17:00, 06/27/2019

Swiss Soccer Match Called Off After Angry Fans Demand Players Give Up Their Shirts And Socks Grasshopper Club Zurich are historically the biggest club in Switzerland. But for the first time in 68 years, Grasshoppers were relegated to the second division with this weekend’s loss to Luzern. This didn’t sit well with fans, who communicated thei...
19:39, 05/13/2019

New educational game aims to hook 'Fortnite' players 'Adventure Academy' is a massively multiplayer online game for elementary and middle school age children.        ...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Match-fixing scandal hits Spain as LaLiga players arrested and 'organised criminal group' allegedly involved Several arrests have been made in Spain on Tuesday morning over allegations a LaLiga game was fixed in May 2018 by "an organised criminal group", the Spanish league has confirmed....
14:00, 05/28/2019

Epic acquires Rocket League studio, bringing game to Epic’s store this year Enlarge / The blue car represents Psyonix leaping over Steam's... orange car? Look, it's a loose metaphor. Work with me here, people. In a surprise move today, Epic Games announced it has "signed a definitive agreement" to acquire San Diego-based ...
13:13, 05/02/2019

The Week In Games: Mr. President, Your Mech Is Ready After years and years of being a Japan-only Xbox release, Metal Wolf Chaos is finally come out in more places later this week. Now we can all experience the fun of being the President of The United States and using a giant mech to fight the Vice Pres...
01:13, 08/05/2019

Daemon X Machina’s mech action launches September 13 Nintendo revealed today that Daemon X Machina would launch September 13 during its Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) Treehouse stream today in Los Angeles.Read More...
06:00, 06/12/2019

Wawrinka's epic win is part of his epic comeback tale Stan Wawrinka's incredible five-set, five-hour victory over Stefanos Tsitsipas puts the 34-year-old up against Roger Federer in the French Open quarterfinals....
14:39, 06/03/2019

Phantom Brigade Is A Mech Strategy Game Where You Can See Into The Future, And I Love It In Phantom Brigade’s very first encounter, I immediately found myself severely outnumbered—just two mechs against an enemy force of one mech and seven tanks. And yet, I emerged from this mechanized showdown with barely a scratch on either of my big s...
01:00, 06/15/2019

Metal Wolf Chaos XD review – unreconstructed mad mech trash PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One; FromSoftware/Devolver DigitalIn this slightly upgraded 2004 game, you rampage as a robot President – discharging your bazookas, missile launchers and railguns in the name of freedomIn 2004, when Metal Wolf Chaos was first...
19:00, 08/15/2019

Fortnite Server Downtime: 9.10 UPDATE and Fortnite x Michael Jordan Event News for May 22 Fortnite is releasing a brand new Season 9 update today. This, of course, means downtime and server maintenance. Here's everything you need to know, including a few details about the Fortnite x Michael Jordan NBA event....
12:00, 05/22/2019

Fortnite's New John Wick Mode Is Basically Just Fortnite With Nice Suits Fortnite Battle Royale is having a tie-in event with the movie John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, offering a limited time mode and sleek new skins. The mode, called Wick’s Bounty, doesn’t feel like it has much to do with John Wick—who I once saw kill...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Fortnite Season 10 brings back Dusty Depot: OLD Fortnite map locations making a return? Fortnite Sesaon 10 could bring back some old map locations as its revealed that Dusty Depot will be coming back to the next season starting next Thursday, August 1....
03:26, 07/29/2019

Is Fortnite Down? How Long Will Fortnite Be Down? PS4, Xbox Server Status on August 8 Is Fortnite down? Has Epic server status gone offline? Is anyone else having connection issues, or is it just you? This is the best place to look to find the answers to all these questions and more....
14:26, 08/08/2019

You can watch the 'Fortnite' World Cup finals while playing 'Fortnite' Are you such a big Fortnite fan that you can't bear the thought of having to stop playing to watch the Fortnite World Cup finals? You're in luck. Epic Games has introduced picture-in-picture streaming as part of the game's 9.41 updat...
19:26, 07/23/2019

Hearthstone: Rise of the Mech event adds a free Legendary, buffs 18 cards, and ushers in Arena rotation Hearthstone's next event is Rise of the Mech, which begins June 3 and ends July 1. It comes with a free Legendary, card buffs, and Arena changes.Read More...
21:26, 05/21/2019

TV Fans Rejoice! The Cast Of Friends Reunited To Form A Giant Mech Suit To Battle A Colossal Lizard Attacking L.A. It was 15 years ago that Friends left the air after 10 incredible seasons, and loyal viewers have been missing the Central Perk pals ever since. But today, those fans got an amazing treat when the Friends cast reunited to assemble into a giant mech s...
21:52, 06/27/2019

Fortnite Season 10 Dusty Depot Tease: OLD Fortnite map locations to return in Season X? Fortnite Sesaon 10 could bring back some old map locations as its revealed that Dusty Depot will be coming back to the next season starting next Thursday, August 1....
16:39, 07/29/2019

Feliciano Lopez 'absolutely denies' match-fixing link ahead of Andy Murray doubles match-up Feliciano Lopez has launched a fierce denial of any link to match-fixing and said he hopes the controversy will not overshadow Andy Murray's return to action....
12:00, 06/20/2019

When is the Fortnite World Cup Final dates? How to Watch Fortnite World Cup Finals? The Fortnite World Cup is nearly here. Thankfully we've got all the important details you need to know, including when it starts and how to watch it....
10:52, 07/13/2019

Younger lacrosse players have more concussions than older players (Reuters Health) - Younger boys who play lacrosse are more likely to get injured and sustain concussions than high school or college players, a U.S. study suggests....
01:52, 05/11/2019

AFG vs SL: ODI Head To Head Match Stats, Win, Loss, Tied Match History Afghanistan take on Sri Lanka in their second World Cup 2019 league encounter after both teams received a hammering in their first matches. Both will be hoping for maximum points....
13:00, 06/03/2019

IND vs SA: ODI Head To Head Match Stats, Win, Loss, Tied Match History India begin their World Cup 2019 campaign against South Africa on June 5. The Virat Kohli-led team will be hoping to add to South Africa's miseries as they have lost both their opening matches....
12:26, 06/04/2019

ENG vs PAK: ODI Head To Head Match Stats, Win, Loss, Tied Match History England got off to the best possible start in their effort to lift the World Cup 2019 while Pakistan were dealt a hefty blow by the West Indies. England would be hoping their superior ODI record comes......
18:52, 06/02/2019

Fortnite Prop Hunt Code: How to play Prop Hunt in Fortnite Creative game mode? FORTNITE has been given an exciting new game mode - where you can turn into a toilet seat and many more objects - called Prop Hunt. Here is how to play, including the Creative code you need to get started....
21:52, 07/23/2019

Fortnite: How to log out of Fortnite on PS4 in Season 9 FORTNITE players sometimes have issues logging out of their Epic Games account on PS4. Here we outline the steps for you to do so in Fortnite Battle Royale Season 9....
12:00, 05/10/2019

Fortnite Season 10: When is Fortnite season 10 release date? What time does Season X start FORTNITE Season 9 is well underway, but eventually Season 10 will come – and it’s getting closer. So when does Fortnite Season 9 and Season 10 start?...
15:52, 07/31/2019

NFL Players Association sends 'work stoppage guide' with financial advice for players The NFL Players' Association released a memo detailing the steps players should take to prepare for the potential of a work stoppage in 2021.       ...
21:52, 08/15/2019

Fortnite Honor Wonder Skin: How do you get the Fortnite Honor Wonder Outfit? Epic and Honor have unveiled a new skin that's due to come to Fortnite soon - but to access it, you'll need to buy a new handset. Here's what you need to know....
21:39, 05/21/2019

Fortnite Unicorn Floaties Search Locations: Where are the Unicorn Floaties in Fortnite? Search unicorn floaties at swimming holes is the first Fortnite 14 Days of Summer Challenge that needs completing. Here's everything you need to know!...
17:39, 07/03/2019

A new TicWatch Pro with added 4G looks to be coming 2018’s TicWatch Pro is a great smartwatch, with one of its few flaws being the lack of a 4G/LTE version, but it looks like that could be solved, as Mobvoi seems to be planning a new TicWatch Pro with 4G included.While not yet official, an imag...
20:00, 06/13/2019

ADP-Moody's: 156,000 jobs added in July Companies added 156,000 jobs in July, beating expectations despite increased job cuts in the retail sector, ADP and Moody's Analytics reported Wednesday....
17:00, 07/31/2019

ADP-Moody's: 156,000 U.S. jobs added in July U.S. companies added 156,000 jobs for the month of July -- a figure that tops expectations despite increased job cuts in the retail sector, ADP and Moody's Analytics reported Wednesday....
01:00, 08/01/2019

U.S. Added 75,000 Jobs in May as Hiring Slowed Employers tapped the brakes on hiring in May, signaling companies are taking a more cautious approach at a time of cooling global growth and trade tensions and adding to other signs of a slowdown in the U.S. economic expansion....
20:52, 06/07/2019

| 2 new umpires added to ICC Elite Panel The International Cricket Council has named England's Michael Gough and Joel Wilson of the West Indies in the ICC Elite Panel of Umpires for the 2019/20 season....
15:52, 07/30/2019

Fan Fix For 13-Year-Old Far Cry Bug Officially Added To The Game The original Far Cry is a, ahem, distant weep from what the series has become under Ubisoft’s influence, but the 2004 jungle-faring adventure starring a grown man with the fashion sense of a late-1990s middle-schooler still has its fans. Since 2006, ...
00:13, 06/05/2019

Man accused of killing new wife added to FBI’s most wanted CHICAGO (AP) — The FBI has added a man to its Ten Most Wanted list who’s accused of killing his wife just hours after their 2012 wedding. The FBI says 37-year-old Arnoldo Jimenez of Chicago may have fled to Mexico. Jimenez is accused of stabbin...
19:26, 05/09/2019

How one couple added £1.6m value to a wreck bought at auction A young London couple snapped up an old Victorian house at auction without even viewing it, hacked out its seven bedsits and created their stunning family 'forever' home....
00:52, 05/14/2019

Reyna, Ocampo-Chavez added to US under-23 roster CHICAGO (AP) — Sixteen-year-old Gio Reyna and 17-year-old Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez were invited to the U.S. under-23 team training camp by coach Jason Kreis. Reyna, a son of former U.S. national team captain Claudio Reyna, scored a team-high six goals f...
02:00, 06/10/2019

US hiring slows as employers added only 75,000 jobs in May U.S. hiring slowed in May as employers added just 75,000 jobs, a sign that businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth, trade fights and the fading stimulus from tax cuts and greater government spending. The Labor De...
17:39, 06/07/2019

Air passengers could see carbon charge added automatically Passengers could have a carbon offsetting charge automatically added to the cost of airline tickets under plans being considered by ministers aimed at cutting emissions....
18:13, 07/22/2019

Former champion Kuznetsova added to U.S. Open field Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 U.S. Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year's tournament after the withdrawal of Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova....
01:00, 08/13/2019

Joe Biden just added an important caveat to vow that if you like your plan, you can keep it Joe Biden on Monday shocked many political observers when he echoed one of the biggest lies of the Obama administration in making the pitch for his own healthcare proposal: If you like your plan, you can keep it. Now, he's already adding an important...
02:13, 07/19/2019

Amazon Just Added This Highly Useful Feature to the Fire TV Amazon is bringing its Alexa announcements feature to the Fire TV. The intercom feature was earlier limited to Alexa-based devices except for the Fire TV. YouTube app's rollout is now complete....
18:13, 08/09/2019

CVS eye drops added to nationwide recall because they may not be sterile Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recalled 30 different types of CVS Health eye drops and ointments because they may not be sterile.       ...
21:39, 07/16/2019

Former champion Kuznetsova added to US Open field "Russia\u0027s Svetlana Kuznetsova, the 2004 US Open champion, has been added to the main draw of this year\u0027s tournament after the withdrawal of Slovakia\u0027s Dominika Cibulkova."...
20:28, 08/12/2019

U.S. Private Sector Added 156,000 Jobs in July The nonfarm private sector in the U.S. added 156,000 jobs in July, according to the ADP National Employment Report, and showed job growth across businesses of all sizes....
01:26, 08/01/2019

ADP-Moody's report- U.S. added 275,000 jobs in April Two days ahead of the Labor Department's official April jobs report, industry researchers said the U.S. economy added 275,000 jobs for the month -- which would be the largest increase since last summer....
19:13, 05/01/2019

Ferrari has successfully added downforce to '19 F1 car, say Binotto Ferrari has successfully added downforce to its Formula 1 car but believes it is still not at the level it needs to be, according to team principal Mattia Binotto...
11:26, 08/03/2019

New 350kW chargers to be added to IONITY network News 20 May, 2019 IONITY network to be bolstered by superfast 350kW chargers from Tritium, promising 220 miles of EV range in 10 minutes...
23:00, 05/20/2019

U.S. Added Jobs at Steady Pace in July Employers added jobs at a steady pace in July and unemployment held at a historically low level, providing a solid foundation for the decadelong U.S. expansion at a time of global headwinds....
09:26, 08/03/2019

The Yankees Added Another Bomber To The Bronx With Edwin Encarnación The New York Yankees acquired American League home run leader Edwin Encarnación from the Seattle Mariners on Saturday for cash considerations and pitching prospect Juan Then, continuing the trend that the Lakers set a couple hours earlier of a histor...
01:52, 06/17/2019

Software group Aveva to be added to City blacklist Aveva, the FTSE-100 software group, will this week find itself added to a blacklist of companies hit by significant shareholder unrest over pay, despite seeing its shares soar during the last year....
17:00, 07/07/2019

US added 224,000 jobs in June, unemployment ticks up to 3.7 percent US job growth rebounded strongly in June, but moderate wage gains and mounting evidence that the economy was slowing sharply could still encourage the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this month. The Labor Department’s closely watched employment...
17:52, 07/05/2019

NY state construction business has added 91K jobs since 2010 There’s no shortage of work for New York hard hats, as the state’s construction industry continues to thrive, new figures from the state comptroller show. “While the nation has yet to recover all of the construction jobs it lost during the Great Rece...
04:39, 05/10/2019

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Just Added a New Member to Their Family Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have adopted--a beautiful new dog! The Place Beyond the Pines co-stars, who share two daughters together, are now the proud parents of pup Lucho. On Wednesday,......
03:39, 07/11/2019

Hate crime charges added in synagogue shooting Federal officials announced Thursday that they have filed 109 hate crime charges against the man suspected of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue. (May 9)        ...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Muncy added to NL roster; Hendriks, Bieber tabbed by AL Infielder Max Muncy of the Los Angeles Dodgers was named as a National League All-Star replacement on Friday, replacing Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon on the roster for Tuesday's All-Star Game....
04:52, 07/06/2019

'Beauty available to all': groundbreaking US buildings added to Unesco list A group of eight projects by the architect Frank Lloyd Wright are now included on the list of 1,000 heritage sites around the worldA villa in Los Angeles and a church near Chicago have been granted the same level of cultural recognition as the pyrami...
21:00, 07/10/2019

80-year-old Eugene Palmer added to FBI’s Most Wanted list A New York man who allegedly gunned down his daughter-in-law nearly seven years ago has been added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list, officials announced Wednesday. Eugene Palmer, 80, is accused of shooting Tammy Palmer with a shotgun at th...
19:13, 05/29/2019

Nissan Navara update brings new gearbox and added kit Firm's best-selling pick-up given more 'car-like' driving dynamics and increased payload Nissan has updated its Navara NP300 pick-up for 2020, with increased connectivity and a new six-speed gearbox among the chief changes. On sale from 1 July in th...
14:52, 06/04/2019

18 awe-inspiring places added as UNESCO biosphere sites 18 new sites in 12 countries were added as UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves for 2019 including places in Spain, Korea and Norway.       ...
21:26, 06/21/2019

Nestle to sell a chocolate made without added sugar For chocolate lovers around the world, a new invention by Nestle that cuts out added sugar means that customers can enjoy its 70% dark chocolate with less guilt....
21:13, 07/16/2019

Google Just Added Goldman Sachs's Worth of Market Cap In a matter of hours, Google parent Alphabet added roughly $82 billion in market value—an amount higher than the values of all but 68 other companies in the S&P 500....
23:26, 07/26/2019

Feature added to Google's Messages app could save you some time Some Android users who send out texts using Google's Messages app might have noticed that they are now receiving suggestions for GIFs above the field where they type in their messages. Spotted by Twitter member @D_Slawotsky (via Android Police), the ...
01:13, 05/10/2019

Google added a share button to search results How many times have you been asked something so incredibly straightforward that the effort of asking the question likely far surpasses the effort involved in just Googling it in the first place? Probably at least once or twice, hence the existence of...
16:52, 06/20/2019

Climate change added 7F to Europe’s heatwave: study “Climate change is no longer an abstract increase in global mean temperature, but a difference you can feel when you step outside in a heatwave,” said Geert Jan van Oldenborgh, Senior Researcher at the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute....
00:26, 07/03/2019

Esterhuizen, Orie added to Bok squad for Argentina test South Africa have added center Andre Esterhuizen and lock Marvin Orie to their squad for the final Rugby Championship clash with Argentina in Salta on Aug. 10....
15:00, 07/29/2019

The lone all-male board in the S&P 500 just added a woman to its ranks Copart, the online vehicle auction company, became the final company to add a woman to its board. The announcement was made less than a week after The Washington Post published an analysis about the growth of female directors that noted Copart's lone...
16:26, 07/25/2019

Former U.S. Open champ Kuznetsova added to main draw Svetlana Kuznetsova moved into the main draw of the U.S. Open on Monday after Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia withdrew due to an injured left foot, the U.S. Tennis Association announced....
11:00, 08/13/2019

US added only 75,000 jobs in May as economy shows signs of slowing Job creation numbers came in below expectations, causing economists to predict that Fed will begin cutting interest ratesGrowth in the US employment market decelerated sharply in May, as the economy added just 75,000 jobs – holding the unemployment r...
20:39, 06/07/2019

Apple just added crypto support to iPhone, and we nearly missed it Apple’s press event on Monday was filled with announcements, most of them on the software side of things, as the iPhone maker showed us some of the main features of its upcoming operating systems updates. Apple also launched a brand new Mac Pro...
09:26, 06/07/2019

U.S. companies added a healthy 156,000 jobs in July, says payroll processor ADP Payroll processor ADP said U.S. companies added a healthy 156,000 jobs in July with larger firms accounting for much of the gains.       ...
16:39, 07/31/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in May 2019 The slow trickle of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers continues this month with three new titles, including the classic Donkey Kong Jr. As Nintendo notes in its newest newsletter, this brings this total number of free NES games on...
06:52, 05/09/2019

American Express Just Added Qantas As a Transfer Partner: Here's Why You Should Care Even if you aren’t planning any trips to Australia, the addition of Qantas as an American Express Membership Rewards transfer partner is worth your attention....
01:26, 06/01/2019

CVS Health, Ocusoft eye drops added to nationwide recall because they may not be sterile Altaire Pharmaceuticals Inc. has recalled 30 CVS Health eye drops and ointments, 15 Ocusoft products and other eye items because they may not be sterile.       ...
07:26, 07/17/2019

Jonathan Lewis added to US soccer training camp roster Colorado forward Jonathan Lewis has been added to the U.S. training camp roster ahead of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, leaving coach Gregg Berhalter to make eight cuts before submitting his final 23-man group on Wednesday night     ...
20:13, 06/02/2019

Has your Android phone or tablet been added to Netflix's HD or HDR certified list? Netflix today added 23 new devices to its list of phones and tablets (via Android Police) capable of streaming its videos in HD. Besides being certified to stream HD content from Netflix, a handset or slate must have a 720p screen or higher, and the ...
02:13, 05/31/2019

Access Millions of Free Books Added to the Public Domain Your summer reading list just got more accessible, thanks to a project funded by the New York Public Library. Most books published in America before 1964 are in the public domain because the authors didn’t extend the copyright. And their aversion to ...
20:00, 08/09/2019

Two more border cities added to U.S.-Mexico asylum program: sources U.S.-bound asylum seekers will be sent back to at least two additional Mexican border cities later this week to wait for their claims to be processed, officials said, with one of the cities in a region that is among Mexico's most chaotic and violent....
04:00, 06/24/2019

U.S. companies added the fewest jobs in nine years, survey finds U.S. companies added the fewest jobs in nine years, a private survey found, as manufacturers, construction firms and mining companies cut workers.        ...
16:39, 06/05/2019

Another Waze feature added to Google Maps can save you from getting pulled over Back in the olden days of 2016 when bezels were bigger, screens didn't have notches and foldable phones were the stuff of science fiction (uh, they still might be), we told you how easily a speedometer could be added to Google Maps. All it required w...
02:39, 06/06/2019

Climate change probably added 4C to Europe's June heatwave: study Man-made climate change probably made last month's European heatwave, in which southern France experienced a national record 45.9 degrees Celsius (114.6 Fahrenheit), 4C (7F) hotter than it would otherwise have been, scientists said on Tuesday....
02:13, 07/03/2019

Trump is expected to order a citizenship question added to the census Trump and A.G. William Barr have said they'd soon announce how the administration intends to ask the citizenship question as part of the census process....
14:00, 07/11/2019

Huge Penguins Added to the List of New Zealand’s Extinct Species A new species of giant penguin - about 1.6 meters (5.25 ft.) tall - has been identified from fossils found in Waipara, North Canterbury. ...
05:00, 08/16/2019

4 states added to suit to stop $26.5B Sprint-T-Mobile deal NEW YORK (AP) — Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Nevada are joining the legal fight against T-Mobile’s $26.5 billion bid for Sprint in a case that may reach trial in October. A lawyer for state attorneys general revealed the additional stat...
19:00, 06/21/2019

HSCC Thundersports added to 2019 Silverstone Classic bill Sports-racing cars of the 1970s will race at the Silverstone Classic on July 26-28 after two races for the HSCC Thundersports category were added to the schedule...
01:00, 06/07/2019

With Nest Hub Max, Google Added a Camera and Ruined the Best Thing About the Home Hub Over the past two years, Google’s made a lot of strides when it comes to smart home tech—to the point where the Google Home Hub is our smart display of choice. At this year’s I/O developer conference, it seems like Google’s doubling down with the Nes...
22:52, 05/07/2019

Economy added 263,000 jobs in April, unemployment falls to 3.6%, new 50-year low Employers added 263,000 jobs in April, the Labor Department said. Economists had estimated 190,000 payroll gains.        ...
18:13, 05/03/2019

Rajnath Singh Added To Key Committees, Reports Of Threat To Quit Denied Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has been added to a number of key cabinet committees after being left out of them earlier in the day. Rajnath Singh's office denied speculation that the change happened......
03:26, 06/07/2019

Google Assistant just quietly added a great new text messaging feature Not every update to Google’s software is a gamechanger, but some relatively small additions often end up becoming fan favorites. One such addition with the potential to excite some users began rolling out over the weekend — Google Assista...
10:13, 08/06/2019

Europa League’s big brother gives added edge to Arsenal v Chelsea final Unai Emery’s team are under no illusions about the perils of missing out on Champions League qualification if they fail to beat already qualified Chelsea in BakuFor all the Europa League branding embossed over Baku’s Olympic Stadium, European footbal...
00:00, 05/29/2019

Wisconsin Economic Development Group Paid for Jobs Added in Other States The Wisconsin group that negotiated $3 billion in tax incentives for Foxconn Technology Group has problematic oversight practices, a state audit has found, highlighting fresh concerns about the costly incentives states use to attract economic growth....
14:26, 06/11/2019

Rs 1.74 Lakh Added To Sunny Deol's Poll Expenses Over Facebook Fan Page BJP leader Sunny Deol has been pulled up over an undisclosed Facebook fan page just days ahead of the final phase of the Lok Sabha polls, with the Election Commissioner ordering that Rs 1.74 lakh be......
22:13, 05/15/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in June 2019 The selection of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers has fluctuated rather drastically over the months, but the three “classic” titles being added to the library in June are easily the least exciting we’ve seen sin...
02:39, 06/06/2019

Rio Tinto Faces Delays, Added Costs for Big Copper-Mine Project Rio Tinto said it will take longer and cost more than expected to finish building one of the world’s biggest copper mines in Mongolia’s remote southern Gobi desert....
08:52, 07/16/2019

This Groundbreaking Portrait of Beyoncé Will Be Added to the Smithsonian Gallery’s Permanent Collection A historic portrait of Beyoncé taken by photographer Tyler Mitchell will be displayed at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. The portrait of Beyoncé made history last year, when Mitchell became the first black photographer to sho...
10:26, 08/08/2019

Jaguars sign rookie running back Taj McGowan for added depth JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed former UCF running back Taj McGowan a day after fifth-round draft pick Ryquell Armstead limped off the practice field. The Jags waived rookie defensive lineman Khairi Clark on Wednesday t...
20:52, 06/05/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in July 2019 One of the biggest disappointments of E3 2019 was that it came and went without Nintendo announcing any plans to bolster the Nintendo Switch Online free classic games library with SNES or N64 games. It did not seem all that likely, but it stings none...
17:00, 07/10/2019

Here are the free NES games added to Nintendo Switch Online in August 2019 Nintendo announced its latest slate of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers this week, and it may very well be the most compelling argument to date for a new console or two to be added to the program. This month’s new titles ar...
06:26, 08/10/2019

Asus ZenBook 14 UX434FL review: A solid ultraportable, with added ScreenPad The ZenBook 14 UX434FL is a lightweight yet robust 14-inch laptop. The ScreenPad may or may not appeal, but don't let that distract you from the rest of what's on offer here....
19:26, 08/16/2019

Climate Change Probably Added 4 Degrees To Europe's June Heatwave: Study Man-made climate change probably made last month's European heatwave, in which southern France experienced a national record 45.9 degrees Celsius, 4C (7F) hotter than it would otherwise have been,......
20:26, 07/02/2019

Star Wars Battlefront II Fans Are Loving The Recently Added Droidekas You might call them Droidekas or you might call them destroyer droids, but whatever you call them, these rolling death machines were recently added into Star Wars Battlefront II. Since being added fans have seemingly fallen in love with the new droid...
21:39, 06/30/2019

Vodafone's mega 100GB data SIM only deal returns - now with added bonuses Well ladies and gentlemen, it's back. Vodafone's impressive 100GB SIM only deal has once again returned with its affordable pricing and massive data cap. Only this time it has made its comeback with some variety, giving you options on how y...
19:52, 06/23/2019

Danny Cipriani added to England’s squad for World Cup training camp • The Gloucester fly-half given an opportunity to impress• Harlequins pair Smith and Sincker not involved in squadThe possibility of Danny Cipriani featuring at this year’s Rugby World Cup is still alive after the Gloucester fly-half was added to Eng...
16:52, 06/28/2019

GTA 5 Online Update: New Gauntlet Classic Car, Missions, Money and rewards added today Grand Theft Auto 5 fans rejoice, Rockstar has just rolled out a new update to GTA Online, including two new cars, the Gauntlet Classic and Infernus Classic....
14:26, 08/08/2019

MH370 had 'mysterious' 200-pound load added to flight list after takeoff: report Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had a "mysterious" addition to the flight list after takeoff, according to an engineer whose wife and two children were aboard the ill-fated aircraft when it disappeared in 2014....
15:52, 07/17/2019

Economy added 263,000 jobs in April, unemployment falls to lowest level since 1969 The economy added a healthy 263,000 jobs in April, firmly beating analyst expectations of 190,000, according to Friday’s monthly snapshot from the Department of Labor. Wall Street reacted positively to the jobs report, with the Dow Jones Industrial A...
00:39, 05/05/2019

"Pretty insane" McLaren scale added rookie Formula 1 pressure – Norris Lando Norris says the scale of McLaren's Formula 1 operation is "pretty insane" and added pressure to his rookie season, particularly in the early stages...
14:13, 08/17/2019

New border city added to program returning migrants to wait for U.S. hearings in Mexico The U.S. government will start returning migrants to Mexico to wait out their U.S. court hearings in Mexico through Brownsville, Texas on Friday, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) said....
19:13, 07/19/2019

Adidas added to lawsuit vs. disgraced youth coach who sexually exploited at least 440 boys Adidas has been added to a lawsuit against convicted Iowa youth basketball coach Greg Stephen, who has been sentenced to 180 years in prison.       ...
04:13, 07/12/2019

Paul Feig and Veena Sud added to Quibi's growing star-studded roster of creators Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s short-form digital service Quibi is shaping up to be a hub for some of the industry’s biggest filmmakers. (Well, let’s be real: the billion-dollar content budget probably helps.) On Sunday Katzenberg announced a f...
02:52, 06/12/2019

Man accused of killing wife on wedding night added to FBI's Most Wanted list, may have fled to Mexico An Illinois man accused of killing his new bride just hours after their marriage has been added to the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted" list, as federal law enforcement officials disclosed Wednesday that he may have fled the country....
17:00, 05/09/2019

PS4 Free Games Bonus: New PS Plus July freebie added after Sony's PES 2019 lineup change PS4 PS Plus subscribers can grab another PlayStation Plus freebie in July. It's not quite the PES 2019 free game we were originally promised, but it's still likely to please Pro Evo fans....
10:00, 07/12/2019

The Bella Twins added to Chicago's Wine & Food Experience tour hosted by USA TODAY The USA TODAY Wine & Food Experience is a gourmet event for locals and tourists alike to sample an eclectic collection of culinary offerings.       ...
18:26, 06/20/2019

Boyz II Men, Keith Urban, Sheryl Crow and More Added to 2019 CMT Music Awards Performance Lineup The 2019 CMT Music Awards are about to get even bigger. Many big musical names including Keith Urban, Boyz II Men, Sheryl Crow and Luke Combs have been added to the show's performance......
16:13, 05/29/2019

Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast: Buying Breakouts? Most added, rankings review, Week 9 preview Ready to get dialed into Week 9? We are. We also talk about breakouts we are buying into, rankings review, most added and much more on Friday's Fantasy Baseball Today Podcast....
21:13, 05/17/2019

2019 Tribeca Film Festival: Free Screening of Boyz n the Hood Added to Honor the Legacy of John Singleton From South Central to Tribeca, both U.S. coasts are coming together to honor late director John Singleton with Boyz n the Hood, the movie that ushered in his historic career....
20:26, 05/02/2019

Epic says its Game Store is not spying on you Enlarge / Despite what you may have read, Epic says this is not spyware. This week, certain corners of the gaming Internet have been abuzz with a bit of self-described "amateur analysis" suggesting some "pretty sketchy," spyware-like activity on t...
12:13, 05/02/2019

A Big Sign of an Epic Financial Complacency Why engage in the effort of stock market research when you can just buy an index fund? That seems to be the attitude of an explosive number of investors. One CEO of a capital firm describes the passive investing trend as "herding behavior." Indeed, t...
12:13, 07/26/2019

After Game of Thrones, what's the next must-see fantasy epic? The TV version of George RR Martin’s series has given many their first taste of the genre. Which books deserve the next big-budget take to sustain the spell?By now, the dust has settled and the final occupant of the Iron Throne has ascended to their ...
17:52, 05/21/2019

Epic Store Rage Has Gotten Out Of Hand The developers of cutesy Animal Crossing-Pokemon mashup Ooblets just had a weekend from hell. After trying to preempt a tidal wave of rage over their newly announced Epic Games Store exclusivity, they got hit with a swirling tsunami of foaming-at-the...
06:13, 08/07/2019

The Man Behind 'Fortnite' At age 20, Tim Sweeney founded Epic Games in his parents’ basement. His company now owns one of the most popular videogames on Earth. But he doesn’t want the credit....
05:00, 06/16/2019

The 50 best deals from the epic Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Nordstrom's huge annual sale is here and you can save big money on top-rated clothing, shoes, accessories and more.       ...
23:26, 07/19/2019

Bow Down to Hannah Brown After Her Epic Bachelorette Speech WOW. Just...wow. Just when we were sitting here still trying to figure out why Hannah has kept Luke P. on The Bachelorette through all this madness, she finally explained it and called......
17:00, 06/18/2019

All the Details on Jax Taylor's "Epic" First Bachelor Party Vanderpump Rules star Jax Taylor partied with about 40 of his friends, including Lance Bass, at the first of two bachelor parties as he counts down the days until he's a married......
04:13, 05/11/2019

| Federer, Nadal braced for Wimbledon epic Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will battle for a place in the Wimbledon final, 11 years after they mesmerised Centre Court in a match regarded as the greatest ever played....
07:52, 07/12/2019

'Shenmue 3' will be an Epic Games Store exclusive on PC Surprise! The PC version of Shenmue 3 is now an Epic Games Store exclusive. That means the crowdfunded sequel, which was originally unveiled as part of Sony's E3 press conference in 2015, won't be sold through Steam or any other PC-centric ...
01:26, 06/11/2019

Drama is teed up, and an epic PGA Championship is at hand What else do you want out of a major championship that this week’s PGA Championship doesn’t have? The dream storylines are aligned perfectly: – Tiger Woods is coming off his 15th career major championship, his first in 11 years and his first Ma...
01:26, 05/16/2019

Maren Morris' epic vacation Maren Morris says her most epic vacation was her honeymoon in Bora Bora. And music stars Yungblud, Lauv and Dylan Scott highlight trips to Australia, Tokyo and the Bahamas. (April 30)        ...
04:00, 05/01/2019

Epic acquires social video app Houseparty Epic, the creator of Fortnite, is acquiring popular video chat app Houseparty. Popular mainly with teens, the three-year old social video app is like a mix of Snapchat and FaceTime. It allows group chats of up to eight users and private conversations...
15:13, 06/13/2019

The Abyss at 30: why James Cameron's sci-fi epic is really about love The director’s underwater folly might have flopped on release in 1989 but in the years since, various new cuts have granted it many more livesJames Cameron’s The Abyss was released in theaters on 9 August 1989. Exactly three months later, the Berlin ...
12:26, 08/09/2019

Magic Johnson turns 60 with an epic vacation Basketball legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson turned 60 on Wednesday, possibly a day he thought he would never see when he learned that he had human immunodeficiency virus at the age of 32....
15:00, 08/15/2019

Sugar Ray Leonard lists his epic estate for $52M Sugar Ray Leonard has listed his Pacific Palisades estate for a hard-hitting $51.9 million. The 16,700-square-foot property has a swimming pool, tennis court, putting green and tons of Old World charm. It’s no wonder why the boxing champ and hi...
20:13, 07/23/2019

How to add space to your home on a budget: meet the couple who added a third more space to their one-bedroom Hackney flat Extending an awkwardly shaped one-bedroom flat in an old Hackney synagogue needed four party wall agreements and engineering skill, plus huge dollops of imagination, diplomacy and chutzpah....
13:26, 05/13/2019

US jobs report: April continues growth as 263,000 jobs added Economy has now added jobs every month for 103 months in a row as wages rose an annual rate of 3.2%The US economy added 263,000 jobs in April, continuing an unprecedented run of jobs growth as the unemployment rate fell to 3.6%, a near 50-year low.Th...
19:52, 05/03/2019

Dauntless arrives May 21 on Xbox One, PS4, and Epic Games Store The free-to-play monster-hunting game Dauntless got 3 million players in beta. On May 21, Phoenix Labs ships it on the PS4, Xbox One, and the PC.Read More...
01:52, 05/14/2019

| Thomas faces epic Tour de France test Geraint Thomas will face mountains galore and a wide cast of rivals, even within his own camp, when the three-week Tour de France begins on the cobbled streets of Brussels....
07:52, 07/05/2019

Wawrinka outlasts Tsitsipas in French Open epic It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely contrasting victories....
17:00, 06/03/2019

Universal is opening a new Florida theme park – and it's said to be the most 'epic' yet UNIVERSAL has given travel fans a sneak peek at its new project. An exciting new theme park is in the works in Florida – and its called Epic Universe....
22:13, 08/01/2019

Epic Games shows moon landing in HoloLens 2 Microsoft’s HoloLens 2 is an augmented reality headset that is targeted at enterprises that can use huge data sets. So Epic Games used its Unreal Engine 4 to create a demo of the 50th anniversary of the landing on the moon to show what HoloLens...
17:39, 05/06/2019

The First Details on the CW's Epic Crisis on Infinite Earths Crossover The Goon movie lives. The Tick is searching for a new home. AMC is exploring a new sci-fi anthology series about true love. Akiva Goldsman sets his sights on another comic book universe. Plus, new details on Disenchantment’s return, a creepy new look...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Epic Mega Sale loses two pre-order titles on day one Yesterday, Epic launched a "mega sale," offering games at up to 75 percent off and additional $10 credits for purchases over $14.99. It looked like Epic was preparing to go head-to-head with the Steam Sale, which is scheduled to arrive at the end of....
23:00, 05/17/2019

The Morning After: Epic bought the maker of 'Rocket League' Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Are you ready for the first 5G-connected TV? Huawei may have one on the way; however, we're probably closer to seeing all of Google's Pixel 3a and the Moto Z4. Also, NASA uncovered a fraud scheme that ...
14:00, 05/02/2019

Publishers Pull Their Games From Epic's Store During Its Big Sale Earlier today, Epic once again took a page from Steam’s book and announced a “mega sale” that includes both percentage discounts and an additional $10 off every game priced $14.99 or higher on the Epic Games Store. It seemed to be smooth sailing for ...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Sammy Davis Jr.’s epic life reportedly on its way to becoming a miniseries Old-school Hollywood continues to be a treasure trove for movies and TV projects. On the heels of recent productions like Feud and Fosse/Verdon, Deadline reports that Tom Hanks and Lee Daniels apparently want to get in on the TV biopic action with a ...
22:26, 06/05/2019

Enki: The Epic Mesopotamian Water God Who Saved Humanity In the belief system of the Sumerians, Enki (known also as Ea by the Akkadians and Babylonians) was regarded to be one of the most important deities. Originally Enki was worshipped as a god of fresh water and served as the patron deity of the city of...
20:52, 06/18/2019

'Fire Emblem: Three Houses' is a slice of epic life This article contains no story details, beyond those revealed in the game's official trailers. There is discussion of some mechanics and procedural details yet to be shown by Nintendo. Fire Emblem: Three Houses is the game Fates should have b...
03:26, 07/13/2019

MLB Awards Watch: An epic MVP race, Cy Young picks and more Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich are in an NL MVP battle for the ages. Whom do we favor? Plus, the aces and rookies most likely to raise the hardware in 2019....
04:00, 06/21/2019

Epic will cover refunds for unhappy 'Shenmue 3' backers You might be less inclined to panic the next time a game you've crowdfunded becomes an Epic Games Store exclusive -- particularly if you're a Shenmue fan. Ys Net has informed Shenmue 3 backers that it will (with Epic's financial suppo...
07:00, 07/03/2019

Epic Acquires Rocket League Developer Psyonix On the spending spree to end all spending sprees, and apparently unable to buy the concepts of “cars” and “soccer” wholesale, Epic has settled for acquiring Psyonix, the developer of acclaimed car soccer game Rocket League....
16:26, 05/02/2019

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Searching For a Way to the Home Planet The Epic of Gilgamesh is regarded as one of mankind’s greatest literary and historical works. Many authors have studied the text in an effort to explain the nature of Gilgamesh’s tyranny and his erratic behavior. ...
12:52, 05/20/2019

Djokovic tops Federer in epic Wimbledon final Novak Djokovic outlasted Roger Federer in five sets Sunday to repeat as the Wimbledon men's champion for the second time and win his fifth title at the All England Club....
20:52, 07/14/2019

The Epic of Gilgamesh Unveiled: Enlightenment and Source of Religions Part 1 of this interpretation of the epic told of the birth of Gilgamesh, his tyrannical rule and the creation of a being to rival his power and also become his companion. ...
12:52, 05/20/2019

The epic saga of how a telecom felled one brother and is reinventing another When legendary businessman Dhirubhai Ambani died, he triggered a family rift between his two sons that would have profound outcomes for the both of them....
13:52, 04/30/2019

Netflix’s ‘The Witcher’ is shaping up to be just as epic as ‘Game of Thrones’ The Witcher is easily one of the most anticipated TV series of the year, a show that we’ve been referring to as Netflix’s own Game of Thrones epic adventure. It turns out that description might indeed be entirely accurate considering what...
22:26, 07/19/2019

Courteney Cox Has an Epic Friends Reunion on Her 55th Birthday They don't know that we know they know we know...how epic this Friends reunion is! Courteney Cox celebrated her 55th birthday at a dinner on Saturday with, wait for it, her Friends......
03:52, 06/17/2019

Whole family pulls off epic baby shower surprise Grandma was already beaming over her daughter's baby shower, but then she totally loses it when this unexpected guest walked through the door.        ...
23:52, 08/10/2019

| 'Unbelievable': Henderson revels in Liverpool's epic comeback Jordan Henderson insisted Liverpool's "special" team spirit was the key to their "unbelievable" Champions League semi-final triumph against Barcelona....
08:13, 05/08/2019

Epic's Founder Explains Why The Company Is Going So Hard On Exclusives There are a lot of PC gamers, accustomed to buying and playing their games on Steam, who are not exactly happy at the way Epic’s new store has come in and started buying up exclusives. In response to this, Epic founder Tim Sweeney has outlined in a l...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Climate Change Is Bringing Epic Flooding to the Midwest We often focus on coastal cities when we talk about rising waters, but massive rainfall in the middle of the US has put millions at risk, harming the nation’s ability to produce food....
17:13, 05/25/2019

The Bios for Hannah Brown's The Bachelorette Contestants Are Epic It's bio time, ladies and gentlemen. ABC has finally released full bios and brand new pics for all of the men competing for Hannah Brown's heart on this season of The......
04:26, 05/08/2019

Courteney Cox defies gravity in epic poolside video Courteney Cox couldn't look more cool in her recent poolside Instagram video, showing off her amazing body and video skills.        ...
21:39, 07/22/2019

Thomas 'itching to go' as Tour heads for epic climax "Geraint Thomas believes the worst of his struggles are behind him as he bids to claw in his deficit to Julian Alaphilippe in the final week of the 2019 Tour de France."...
20:00, 07/22/2019

Amazon Prime Day 2019 will now be two days of epic deals Amazon’s Black Friday in July event is back for another year, and Prime Day 2019 will be bigger than ever. The retailer will offer Amazon Prime subscribers more than a million deals over two whole days, so you’ll have an extra 12 hours to shop compar...
19:39, 06/25/2019

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
07:52, 06/14/2019

Djokovic beats Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss threw at him to claim a fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday....
22:52, 07/14/2019

Epic Games acquires Twinmotion architecture software, then gives it away Twinmotion is just the latest in a string of acqusitions. The Unreal Engine-powered software allows designers to quickly tweak their 3D models.Read More...
01:52, 05/14/2019

Liverpool ball boy unlikely hero in epic Barca comeback "Liverpool were able to score their fourth and decisive goal against Barcelona thanks to an alert ball boy who was instructed to help restart the game as swiftly as possible during the Champions League semi-final, British media reported on Thursday."...
15:26, 05/09/2019

Samsung’s epic Wall TV just got a ‘luxury’ upgrade – now 292-inches and 8K Earlier this year, it was revealed that Samsung’s monstrous 'The Wall' MicroLED TV would be made available in 75-inch and 219-inch models, but now the South Korean electronics giant is taking things even further, announcing an upgrad...
07:52, 06/13/2019

Overwatch League Commissioner Leaves Blizzard For Epic The Overwatch League’s founding commissioner, Nate Nanzer, announced on Friday night that he is leaving one of the most-hyped pro esports leagues in the world. The news was first broken by ESPN, which reported that Nanzer is leaving the league for th...
17:52, 05/25/2019

MH370 investigators 'discover mystery load weighing 89kg was added to the cargo flight list' after take-off French investigators searching for answers over the disappearance of flight MH370 have discovered a 89kg weight was added to the flight before take-off, it has been reported....
17:39, 07/16/2019

Nothing Lasts Forever In Fortnite Fortnite Battle Royale’s season nine has transformed the game’s world once again, with a futuristic Tilted Towers and trippy, robotic character outfits. It’s also brought balance changes, including the curious decision to retire one of the game’s old...
03:00, 05/10/2019

Another top 'Fortnite' pro wants out of FaZe Clan Esports organization FaZe hit the headlines last month, after popular Fortnite player Turner Tenney -- AKA Tfue -- sued the company for violating California labor laws. Following the news -- which saw FaZe trending worldwide on Twitter for hours -- i...
17:39, 06/25/2019

Fortnite Is All About The Kids (And The Aesthetics) The Fortnite World Cup was packed with young faces, both attendees and competitors. Unlike many other esport events, this one had a kid-friendly, earnest vibe that dovetailed well with the chaotic playground atmosphere of Fortnite. Kotaku editor-at-l...
08:52, 08/09/2019

Fortnite Is Here to Stay. Just Ask Its Fans. Battle royale, a “fight for survival” genre popularized by Fortnite, has inspired imitators hoping to cash in. But there are signs that the market has reached a plateau....
15:52, 07/30/2019

One of the most popular areas in 'Fortnite' is no more As much as Epic might like to mess with Fortnite's environment, Tilted Towers has remained sacrosanct. It's not hard to see why -- it's widely considered the most popular drop spot in the game, and it's where you go if you'r...
03:39, 05/06/2019

Fortnite Is Here to Stay. Just Ask Its Competitors. Battle royale, a “fight for survival” genre popularized by Fortnite, has inspired imitators hoping to cash in. But there are signs that the market has reached a plateau....
11:52, 07/30/2019

Never Look Away review – epic but uneven melodrama inspired by Gerhard Richter This fictionalised story of the artist by the director of The Lives of Others lacks a strong central performance to match its ambitionWith his Oscar-winning debut The Lives of Others in 2006, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck made an important movie a...
20:00, 07/04/2019

Inside Jorge Masvidal's epic flying knee knockout at UFC 239 Jorge Masvidal's knockout of Ben Askren on Saturday at UFC 239 will go down in the history books as the fastest in promotion history. Here's how it came to be....
06:13, 07/09/2019

‘World’s Greatest Grandpa’ spends $10K to build epic treehouse Somebody get this man his “World’s Greatest Grandpa” mug. Terry Meredith of Uley, Gloucestershire has built an epic tree house hideaway for his family and friends — complete with a charcoal grill, seating for 10 and vast count...
18:52, 07/08/2019

Epic Facepalm: This Man Is Completely Regretting His ‘Mom’ Tattoo After He And His Mom Stopped Dating There are no shortage of major tattoo fails on the internet, but this one is making us do the largest facepalm of all time: This man is completely regretting his “Mom” tattoo after he and his mom stopped dating....
11:00, 08/17/2019

Borderlands 3 and Bloodlines 2 are pulled from Epic Games Store’s big sale The Epic Games Store just launched a huge eye-catching sale across a vast swathe of games, but it appears not everyone is happy about this, with Borderlands 3 and Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 being removed from the sale (or indeed th...
19:13, 05/20/2019

Queer Eye's Antoni Is Speechless After One Epic Drag Queen Makeover Oh, how the tables have turned! Roles are being reversed on Them's YouTube series "Drag Me," with Antoni Porowski taking a seat in the makeup chair. The chef is known for......
02:13, 06/05/2019

Germany raises 6.55 billion euros in epic 5G spectrum auction Germany raised 6.55 billion euros ($7.4 billion) from its 5G mobile spectrum auction, the Federal Network Regulator (BNetzA) said on Wednesday after a near three-month battle that will see a fourth operator enter the market....
00:13, 06/13/2019

Fans brace for Sunday's epic ending of 'Game of Thrones' When millions of viewers settle in for the epic finale of the world's most popular TV show on Sunday, they will witness the end of an eight-year cliffhanger. Will "Game of Thrones" fans be able to handle it?...
23:00, 05/17/2019

Teen calls out LeBron James in epic basketball battle It’s late May, and LeBron James is playoff-less. So this will have to suffice. The King found himself head-to-head with a teenager in an impromptu 3-point competition over the weekend, while watching his oldest son “Bronny” take par...
05:39, 05/28/2019

Epic Games Store’s first mega sale gives Steam a run for its money The Epic Games Store just unveiled its newest assault on rival Valve’s PC games storefront Stream, using the same big discount strategy that’s come to be associated with the latter. On Thursday, Epic touted the launch of its first big sa...
07:52, 05/17/2019

225 miles and 100 parks: one woman's epic hike around New York City Liz Thomas held the speed record for the legendary Appalachian Trail. But she also wanted to show why walking in our cities is important for our well-beingWhen we talk about hiking, we typically think about escaping urban confines and exploring land ...
11:26, 06/04/2019

Universal Orlando announces new Epic Universe theme park Universal Orlando says construction has started for Epic Universe, which executives promise will "forever change theme park entertainment." Find out more about what themes and rides the Florida park will hold....
08:13, 08/02/2019

New ‘Game of Thrones’ photos tease epic showdown in Episode 5 The penultimate episode of “Game of Thrones” Season 8 is featured in new photos release Wednesday. They tease a King’s Landing showdown between Queen Cersei (Lena Headey) and her nefarious pirate flunky Euron Greyjoy (Pilou Asbaek) and…pretty m...
00:52, 05/09/2019

The Wandering Earth review: Epic Chinese sci-fi film heralds a new era The Wandering Earth, an adaptation of Cixin Liu's story of humans struggling to move Earth to a new home, is coming to Netflix. Our review: Despite a few science bloopers, it's cinematic gold...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Epic Games acquires Rocket League studio Psyonix The Fortnite creator is growing its stable of developers with the new acquisition. Psyonix is best known for its popular Rocket League multiplayer game.Read More...
14:26, 05/02/2019

Sam Mendes' WWI epic 1917 gets an explosive, high-stakes trailer “If you fail, it will be a massacre.” No pressure, huh? Such are the stakes of Sam Mendes’ 1917, a World War I drama the Skyfall filmmaker directed with the help of legendary cinematographer Roger Deakins and Dunkirk editor Lee Smith, which is the ki...
23:26, 08/01/2019

Bruce Lee's daughter on resurrecting his lost TV epic: 'We righted the wrong' Shannon Lee has finally made the martial arts saga her father dreamed up. She remembers ‘the inner energy’ of the kung fu superstar Hollywood – and Tarantino – made a mockery of The legend that Shannon Lee grew up with goes like this. In 1971, when h...
18:39, 08/05/2019

Will Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal serve up another Wimbledon epic? Echoes of 2008 will reverberate around Wimbledon on Friday, when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal step out on Centre Court for a repeat of what many regard as the greatest tennis match of all time....
00:00, 07/13/2019

Epic Games will receive a BAFTA Special Award next month Epic Games will add another award to its trophy cabinet next month, when it picks up a BAFTA Special Award for its contribution to game development. Not only has the company created several hits of its own, including the all-conquering Fortnite, but....
19:39, 05/14/2019

| Dutchman swims epic ice-skating course threatened by climate change A Dutchman has completed a marathon swim along the route of the country's most famed ice skating race -- which has not been held for two decades as climate change bites....
22:26, 06/24/2019

Universal Orlando Planning ‘Epic’ Fourth Theme Park (ORLANDO, Fla.) — Universal Orlando officials said Thursday that the resort is doubling in size with plans for an “epic” fourth theme park, but they offered almost no information on when the new park will open, what it will hold or ...
01:52, 08/06/2019

Epic vows to support 'Ooblets' studio following exclusivity harassment Indie studio Glumberland, developer of cute and quirky life simulator Ooblets, announced its decision to sign a PC exclusivity deal with Epic Games last week. It essentially secured the company's future, but it has also become the target of wide...
20:13, 08/06/2019

An Arctic fox made an epic 4400-kilometre-long journey over sea ice In 2018, a satellite-tracked Arctic fox migrated across sea ice from Svalbard to northeast Canada – but repeat journeys may soon be impossible as the poles warm...
19:39, 06/25/2019

Video: Hamilton and Schumacher's epic Hungary F1 charges compared Mercedes' strategy call and Lewis Hamilton's stirring drive at the Hungaroring last weekend brought back memories of Michael Schumacher's similar performance in the Hungarian Grand Prix for Ferrari in 1998...
20:26, 08/07/2019

Amazon Prime Day Australia date confirmed – will last an epic 65 hours The official Amazon Prime Day 2019 dates have been announced, and just as we'd suspected it's happening bang in the middle of July – specifically, across July 15 and July 16.Although we only got 36 hours last year to cram in as much ...
04:13, 06/26/2019

'Twin Mirror' will be a one-year Epic Games Store exclusive A year after revealing Twin Mirror at E3 2018, Dontnod Entertainment said it's delaying the first of the psychological thriller's three episodes until 2020. It was previously slated to arrive sometime this year....
01:26, 06/11/2019

How Shay Mitchell and More Stars Pulled Off Epic Gender Reveals When it comes to Hollywood gender reveals, your favorite stars always go big! In case you missed the big news, Shay Mitchell celebrated the Fourth of July by posting a brand-new YouTube......
00:13, 07/06/2019

11 years after epic, Federer tops Nadal in Wimbledon semis Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in four sets to reach his 12th Wimbledon final; Novak Djokovic awaits in the title match        ...
02:00, 07/13/2019

The Epic Criminal Career of El Chapo Nears Its Final Chapter The Mexican drug lord, Joaquín Guzmán Loera, is to be sentenced on Wednesday and may speak in court. It’s his first appearance since he was convicted in February....
17:26, 07/17/2019

Daniel Roberts Runs Epic 13.00 for NCAA 110H Silver Daniel Roberts comes up short in the 110m hurdles – Photo by Chet White, UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Kentucky track and field junior Daniel Roberts equaled the previous 40-year-old collegiate record, 13 seconds flat, en route to an epic NCAA 1...
06:39, 06/08/2019

Epic Games Store: exclusives, early access, and how it could take on Steam When the Epic Games Store was announced in December 2018, it seemed to come out of nowhere with big plans and bigger ambitions. Since then, it’s made itself a staple storefront and something of a target for controversy. While Epic Games h...
12:52, 07/07/2019

Universal Orlando Planning “Epic” Fourth Theme Park (ORLANDO, Fla.) — Universal Orlando officials said Thursday that the resort is doubling in size with plans for an “epic” fourth theme park, but they offered almost no information on when the new park will open, what it will hold or ...
02:52, 08/04/2019

16-year-old wins $3M playing 'Fortnite' Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old from Pennsylvania, won first place at the Solos competition at the first-ever Fortnite World Cup, winning $3 million in prize money....
03:00, 07/30/2019

Giant mechs are destroying 'Fortnite' Every new Fortnite season is met with high anticipation -- players know they'll get fresh skins, crazy emotes, new weapons and a different world to explore. When Season X kicked off last week, Epic Games delivered on that promise, bringing back ...
20:13, 08/06/2019

When Crash Invaded The Fortnite E3 Booth Here’s something silly. The people promoting the Crash Bandicoot racing remake, Crash Team Racing, were walking through E3's South Hall with a Crash mascot, having some fun as they went along. I caught sight of them in the Fortnite booth, where ...
08:26, 06/13/2019

Fortnite World Cup kicks off with $30m at stake Players as young as 12 will compete in the event, marking Fortnite: Battle Royale’s entry into the lucrative professional games tournament circuitAfter 10 weeks of open qualifiers attracting more than 40 million competitors, the Fortnite World Cup fi...
16:39, 07/26/2019

Fortnite's new weapon is a storm in a bottle One of the great things about battle royale games like Fortnite is that no two matches are different. Random generation ensures that lobbies include different players, varied weapons spawn in known locations and -- perhaps most importantly -- the sto...
11:13, 06/06/2019

The Fortnite World Cup Was A Kids' Paradise The people who filled Queens, New York’s Arthur Ashe tennis stadium for this weekend’s Fortnite World Cup were people who love Fortnite, or at least those people and their parents. The bulk of the attendees I saw were young kids, swimming in soccer s...
21:00, 07/30/2019

Frankie Dettori and Enable dig deep to win epic King George at Ascot • Crystal Ocean runner-up for second successive year• Dettori: ‘We gave the public the race they came to see’For John Gosden, Enable’s trainer, it resembled the men’s final at Wimbledon, 12-all in the final set. Others saw a heavyweight title fight, ...
22:00, 07/27/2019

Five facts that prove just how epic the 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final was The 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final between Djokovic and Federer was epic. Here are five facts that prove why it will go down in history.       ...
05:39, 07/15/2019

Epic brawl between hawk and blue jays breaks out in Murray Hill Video posted on Instagram at around 5 p.m. shows the predator standing proudly on an air conditioning unit above a D'Agostino's on Third Avenue between 35th and 36th Streets as the flock of cobalt-feathered creatures cry out and dive toward it....
09:13, 06/26/2019

Play of the Day: Player sits down DURING point, umpire takes epic catch "Eurosport favourites Annabel Croft and Alex Corretja give their expert verdicts on the best and most entertaining moments of day four at Roland Garros."...
20:26, 05/29/2019

Epic floods and trade wars – the US farmers battered by politics and climate The weather is wild, the tariffs are rising, and as frustration ripples through the Iowa corn fields, rural America is ready to confront its 2020 candidatesAaron Heley Lehman listened to the rain tap his window pane in the machine shed for two weeks,...
18:26, 05/30/2019

Lizzo's Hairstylist Breaks Down the Details Behind Her Epic Headpiece at the 2019 BET Awards Lizzo was looking "Good as Hell" at the 2019 BET Awards. Not that anyone would expect anything less from the 31-year-old star. Aside from her jaw-dropping performance at the......
10:13, 06/24/2019

Why Rihanna and Seth Meyers' Epic Day Drinking Video Almost Didn't Happen Seth Meyers admits Rihanna is the "only girl in the world" who he'd cancel his late-night show for. Well, her and his two sons. On Thursday, the Fenty Beauty founder......
03:13, 06/22/2019

French Open: Wawrinka to meet Federer after epic battle with Tsitsipas It will be just like old times at the French Open for Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka, who will meet in the quarterfinals again after completely contrasting victories....
23:39, 06/02/2019

Yastremska sinks Garcia in epic final to claim Strasbourg title "May 25 (Reuters) - Ukraine\u0027s Dayana Yastremska beat France\u0027s Caroline Garcia 6-4 5-7 7-6(3) in an thrilling match to win her third WTA singles title at the Strasbourg International on Saturday."...
19:39, 05/25/2019

Winning shots: England's epic World Cup final victory – in pictures Our photographer Tom Jenkins captured all the action from the boundary rope as England won their first men’s Cricket World Cup in the most dramatic fashion Continue reading......
16:13, 07/15/2019

Katie Taylor becomes undisputed champion in epic scrap with Delfine Persoon Taylor (14-0, 6 KOs) unifies title belts with majority-decision win2012 Olympic gold medalist says she will give Persoon a rematchJoshua v Ruiz Jr: world heavyweight championship – live!A bloodied and bruised Katie Taylor achieved her long-held goal ...
04:52, 06/02/2019

Epic buys Psyonix, will halt sales of 'Rocket League' on Steam Epic's determination to score exclusives for its game store now includes buying well-known studios. The company has acquired Rocket League creator Psyonix for an unspecified amount, and will bring the vehicular soccer game to the Epic Games Sto...
00:26, 05/02/2019

An epic deleted scene from ‘Avengers: Endgame’ was just revealed in a blooper reel Avengers: Endgame is now the highest-grossing film in the known universe after surpassing Avatar at the box office just a few days ago, a title the latter held for a decade. If you haven’t seen the best MCU film to date, you can still find it i...
19:13, 07/26/2019

Monarch butterflies' beautiful wing scales enable their epic migration This extreme close-up of a butterfly wing, made by stitching together 2100 exposures, shows the tiny scales that allow monarchs to fly thousands of kilometres...
14:51, 04/28/2019

Inside the Knicks’ epic Durant-Irving choke: ‘Moment of clarity’ The Knicks never even got a meeting. Knicks charismatic coach David Fizdale never got a chance to give his recruiting spiel. Maybe the Achilles tendon rupture changed everything in Kevin Durant’s head for good. Durant wasn’t coming alone — and Kyrie ...
08:13, 07/02/2019

NASA’s Spitzer telescope snaps ‘family portrait’ of epic proportions NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has a habit of providing us with some downright gorgeous views of deep space, but its latest snapshot might actually be its best yet. The image, which NASA is showcasing in a new blog post, is absolutely packed wi...
10:39, 06/01/2019

Epic's latest store update brings cloud saves to more games Epic has rolled out cloud save support for a slew of new titles in its store. The latest update has the feature included for 17 different games, including World War Z and Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter. The game developer began expanding ...
02:39, 08/16/2019

Arctic fox sets record with epic 2,000-mile trek from Norway to Canada This stone cold fox just set a new land-speed record for the species by traveling more than 2,000 miles from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, according to stunned researchers at the Norwegian Polar Institute. But the epic trek didn’t take plac...
17:52, 07/02/2019

Angry Shenmue III backers can get refunds after Epic Game Store move Enlarge / Artist's conception of Kickstarter backers about to open up their email, expecting a promised Steam key... Back at E3, Shenmue III developer Ys Net and publisher Deep Silver revealed that the PC version of the long-awaited sequel would b...
04:26, 07/03/2019

Navy wants 350 billion social media posts for epic research project The U.S. Navy wants to amass 350 billion social media posts for a massive data archive that will provide new insight into how people communicate online....
01:26, 05/31/2019

Mark Haddon’s Porpoise Is an Epic Hero’s Tale Buoyed by Its Heroines The Porpoise opens with action. The new novel from Mark Haddon, whose 2003 hit The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time was the basis for a Tony-winning play, begins with Maja, pregnant wife of the superwealthy Philippe, going down in a smal...
19:00, 06/13/2019

Ooblets Is Epic Exclusive, Developer Puts Expected Backlash In Perspective Ooblets is one of those games that just oozes effortless charm. It’s not even out yet, but the gooey, chewy mash up of Animal Crossing, Harvest Moon, and Pokémon has already earned its fair share of salivating admirers. Today, the game’s developers a...
17:52, 08/02/2019

The Best Deals in the Epic Games Store's Month-Long 'Mega Sale' Epic really wants you to start buying games from its online store. The company behind Fortnite (and the widely used Unreal game design engine), announced that it will hold a store-wide sale on its platform, the Epic Games Store, from May 16 through J...
00:26, 05/17/2019

SpongeBob SquarePants Assembles Its Celebrity Guest Stars for One Epic Celebration Who lives in a pineapple under the sea and has some very famous friends? It's SpongeBob SquarePants! Nickelodeon is celebrating the animated series' 20-year-run with some epic......
00:00, 06/19/2019

Tech Giants Amass a Lobbying Army for an Epic Washington Battle Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google, facing the growing possibility of antitrust action and legislation to rein in their power, are spending freely to gain influence and access....
13:00, 06/06/2019

Metro Exodus appears on Microsoft Store, is no longer an Epic exclusive Metro Exodus won’t be an Epic Games Store exclusive for much longer, as the game has appeared on the Microsoft Store. Although you can’t buy it yet, the title is marked with a release date of June 9.Metro Exodus has been out for almost ...
17:39, 06/06/2019

Epic Pledges To Support Developers After Intense Harassment Of Ooblets Team By now, you probably know the drill: A developer announces that it will sell the PC version of its game exclusively through the Epic Games Store. Cue wailing, gnashing of teeth, and increasingly, harassment from folks used to smashing that “buy” butt...
08:39, 08/06/2019

Epic’s store continues to absorb PC gaming exclusives large and small Enlarge / Breakpoint is the first Ubsioft game in recent memory to never be made available on Steam. Gamers hoping to stick with Steam and avoid Epic's major effort to compete in PC game distribution will have to ignore two more major upcoming PC ...
00:39, 05/14/2019

Crowdfunded 'Outer Wilds' drops Steam for Epic Store exclusivity It's not surprising to see Epic snapping up exclusives for its Games Store, but now it's making moves on crowdfunded titles. Mobius Digital has revealed that its space exploration title Outer Wilds (not to be confused with The Outer Worlds...
18:26, 05/13/2019

'Epic photo': huntsman spider eats pygmy possum in Australia It’s a ‘fairly rare’ event, arachnology expert says, as it’s more common to see huntsman eat small birds or frogs. Prepare for Tasmania’s spider possum Pygmy possums usually aren’t on the menu for huntsman spiders.But an Australian man from Tasmania ...
07:26, 06/18/2019

The Game of Thrones Honest Trailer Pulls No Punches With This Epic Takedown The third honest trailer for Game of Thrones is here and it’s clear that the team over at Screen Junkies pulled no punches in their final takedown of the uber-popular HBO drama. Covering seasons 6-8, the third installment in the Game of Thrones...
05:52, 07/11/2019

Chernobyl review – chaos reigns in confusing nuclear disaster epic With Jared Harris starring, this miniseries about the 1986 meltdown should be gripping – but instead strands viewers in a bewildering cloud of unanswered questionsChernobyl is like the 80s nuclear horror-drama Threads crossed with the disaster-movie ...
23:52, 05/07/2019

First final-set tie-breaker avoided as Muchova edges Pliskova in three-hour epic "Third seed Karolina Pliskova fell at the fourth-round stage at Wimbledon despite twice serving for the match as Karolina Muchova battled to a three-set victory over her fellow Czech."...
19:52, 07/08/2019

Dark Phoenix isn’t an epic X-Men conclusion—but it’s a darned good teen flick Enlarge / Sophie Turner's face often looks like it's about to explode in Dark Phoenix. (credit: 20th Century Fox) Arguably, the biggest shockwave in recent Marvel films and series wasn't a snap from a comics villain but a click of Disney CEO Bob Ig...
05:13, 06/08/2019

Amazon’s working on a show that could be as epic as ‘Game of Thrones’ – here’s the first teaser trailer Now that the real Game of Thrones is over, everyone in the business is trying to come up with the next epic fantasy series to replace it. HBO has a Game of Thrones prequel in the works, but His Dark Materials could do the trick as well. Over on Netfl...
23:00, 07/29/2019

On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy James Slater recounts how Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti began an unforgettable journey together The post On This Day: Micky Ward defeats Arturo Gatti in the first fight of an epic trilogy appeared first on Boxing News....
14:26, 05/18/2019

Rumors swirl about Universal Orlando’s new Epic Universe theme park The short list of reasons to visit Florida is growing ever so slightly. At a news conference Thursday morning, Universal Orlando announced the development of a new Orlando theme park, Epic Universe. The group, which owns two Orlando theme parks — Uni...
22:39, 08/01/2019

Fortnite’s Bugha Targeted in ‘Swatting’ Hoax A caller falsely reported to the authorities that he had shot his father and tied up his mother, according to the police. The authorities quickly cleared the incident, officials said....
19:26, 08/14/2019

Jordan's latest sneaker drop is in 'Fortnite' Fortnite has played host to a dazzling number of themed events, featuring collaborations with some of entertainment's biggest franchises including Avengers: Endgame and John Wick. However, for its latest crossover, Epic Games is teaming up with ...
12:39, 05/22/2019

British boy becomes Fortnite millionaire in World Cup tournament Jaden Ashman, 15, known as Wolfiez, came second in the video game’s duos competitionFortnite for parents: a guide to the video gameA British teenager has won $1.25m (£1m) by coming second in the first Fortnite World Cup in New York on Saturday.Jaden ...
19:52, 07/28/2019

‘Fortnite’ is branching out into original video programming In a letter to shareholders earlier this year, Netflix acknowledged what might have seemed at the time like a surprising fact: “We compete with (and lose to) Fortnite more than HBO,” the streaming video giant admitted. So much of the comm...
13:26, 07/20/2019

16-Year-Old Wins $3 Million at the First ‘Fortnite’ World Cup NEW YORK (AP) — All those hours playing video games have paid off for a 16-year-old. Kyle Giersdorf, of Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, won $3 million as the first Fortnite World Cup solo champion. The competition took place Sunday at Arthur Ashe Sta...
01:00, 07/31/2019

Competitive Fortnite Is About To Experiment With Controlled Chaos Last weekend, a vault opened beneath Loot Lake in Fortnite. Players were given the option of bringing back one of the game’s previously retired weapons. They chose the Drum Gun, one of the most overpowered weapons in the game’s history. Then, on Thur...
19:39, 05/11/2019

Fortnite champ Bugha 'swatted' while streaming Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old Pennsylvanian who last month won the $3 million grand prize in the Fortnite World Cup, was "swatted" while livestreaming on Twitch on Saturday night....
15:53, 08/13/2019

The $30 Million Fortnite World Cup Kicks Off Today The event that competitive Fortnite players have been waiting for finally gets underway today at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, New York. Hundreds of pros will be present at the three-day Fortnite World Cup, and thousands or millions more will be...
23:00, 07/26/2019

The best guns in Apex Legends: how to conquer the 'new Fortnite' Pro gamer and Xbox On presenter Ben Perkin gives some tips on which weapons to seek out in the latest battle royale hit.Since its surprise launch in February, Apex Legends has established itself as a battle royale staple, amassing 50 million players ...
18:52, 05/01/2019

US teenager becomes first Fortnite World Cup champion, winning $3m Sixteen-year-old Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf beat 99 other players at the Fortnite World Cup tournament in New YorkLast night, a US teenager who goes by the name Bugha – real name Kyle Giersdorf – became the Fortnite World Cup Champion. The 16-year-old be...
13:52, 07/29/2019

Pro Fortnite Player Banned From Twitch After Claims He Was Only 12 Most of the details in Turner “Tfue” Tenney’s recent lawsuit against FaZe Clan focused on the ills of his since-leaked contract with the esports organization. But the suit also alleged that FaZe lied about the age of another player it signed, saying ...
04:00, 06/06/2019

Ninja fails to qualify for Fortnite World Cup The most recognizable gamer in the world, Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, failed to qualify for the Fortnite World Cup. That's the latest surprise after 10 unpredictable weeks of qualifying for a tournament that will offer $30 million in prize money this summ...
00:00, 06/23/2019

Bumble and Gen. G form first pro all-women 'Fortnite' team Women make up roughly 35 percent of Fortnite's players, but none of them were represented at this year's World Cup. Bumble, the women-first dating app, has teamed up with esports organization Gen. G in order to change that. The two companie...
13:00, 08/07/2019

Recommended Reading: The cost of Fortnite's success How Fortnite's success led to months of intense crunch at Epic Games Colin Campbell, Polygon There have been a few stories recently about intense work conditions, or crunch, at studios making high-profile titles. Earlier this month we read abo...
21:39, 04/28/2019

10 ways to make your child a Fortnite millionaire Start small, work them hard and encourage trash-talk. With fortunes in prize money at stake, gaming is serious businessLooking to make a buck or two? You would do well to follow the lead of 15-year-old Jaden Ashman.All he did was develop an arguably ...
22:39, 07/29/2019

What can traditional sports learn from the Fortnite World Cup? The inaugural tournament’s finals last weekend were watched by 2.3 million people. Traditional sports broadcasters should be watching very closelyIt’s safe to say the inaugural Fortnite World Cup was a resounding success. Developer Epic Games has ann...
21:00, 08/06/2019

We Ate Lots Of Snacks At Fortnite's E3 2019 Booth E3 might be over on paper, but not in our hearts. In the video above, Tim Rogers checks out the Fortnite booth, eats a lot of free food, and rightfully mocks Peely, because that character is a monster. Check it out!...
07:52, 06/18/2019

Facing the Ubiquity of Fortnite in Our Kids' Lives About a week after the *L* dance was decoded, and 72 hours after the carpool surveillance, my wife and I convened the Fortnite security council again....
17:52, 05/20/2019

Fortnite now has John Wick’s Continental Hotel Lionsgate has integrated John Wick into the world of Fortnite, with new locations including the Continental Hotel. The hotel figures big in the Keanu Reeves films, as it is a gathering place for various assassins. But in the movie, it has an unwritte...
01:52, 05/10/2019

Celebrate the Jonas Brothers' New Album Happiness Begins With This Epic Throwback Video Joe Jonas is taking fans back to the Jonas Brothers' early days. To celebrate the release of the band's new album, Happiness Begins, the 29-year-old singer took to Instagram on......
16:26, 06/07/2019

England beat New Zealand in Lord's epic to win their first Cricket World Cup – video report England have won their first ever World Cup, overcoming New Zealand at Lord's in extraordinary fashion. The game went to a super over after it was tied, but not even that could separate the teams.Eoin Morgan's men won via 'boundaries struck' after tw...
07:00, 07/15/2019

Kelly Ripa wins Throwback Thursday with epic childhood picture of her pigtails and bow Kelly Ripa proved she owns Throwback Thursday after sharing an adorable childhood picture of herself looking cute as a polka-dot button on Instagram.        ...
07:26, 07/27/2019

Epic plans more exclusive Games Store announcements, storewide “Mega Sale” Enlarge (credit: Epic) If you thought Epic was done adding to the growing pile of PC games exclusively available on its own Games Store, well... I'd like to know where you got that impression. In any case, you should think again, because Epic has a...
19:52, 05/15/2019

From Avengers to Carrie Underwood, A-listers rock wrinkles in epic FaceApp transformations From Drake to Carrie Underwood, celebrities shared what they might look in a few decades, according to the popular FaceApp filter.        ...
07:52, 07/18/2019

Norwegian Epic cruise passenger goes overboard in Mediterranean Sea; search for woman called off A woman went overboard from the Norwegian Epic cruise ship in the Mediterranean Sea over the weekend, and in a grim development, officials called off the search for her on Sunday....
08:13, 06/10/2019

Universal announces new Epic Universe theme park, possibly with Nintendo attractions The Dark Universe is dead, long live the Epic Universe. Movie fans definitely weren’t interested in seeing a bunch of famous actors resurrect Universal’s old monster characters and tying them together into a Marvel-style cinematic universe, but perha...
23:26, 08/01/2019

Former Reds manager Bryan Price regrets epic F-bomb tirade in 2015 Former Reds manager Bryan Price reflected on his epic 2015 rant -- 77 F-bombs in 5 1/2 minutes - on the A's Live podcast.       ...
21:52, 07/17/2019

Indie developers get death threats over decision to make Ooblets an Epic exclusive A pair of indie developers became the targets of death threats and hate speech after they decided to make their game an Epic Store exclusive. It begs the question: has this Epic vs the greater PC gaming community thing gone a little too far? Husband ...
04:13, 08/07/2019

Classic Matches: Gaudio comes from two sets down to beat Coria in epic 2004 thriller "In this Classic Match we look back to the French Open final in 2004 when Gaston Gaudio came from two sets down to beat compatriot Guillermo Coria in an epic five-set thriller."...
10:52, 05/19/2019

James Corden and Michelle Obama Face Off in Epic Celebrity Dodgeball Game Are you ready for some dodgeball? Michelle Obama and James Corden showed off their patriotic pride and faced off in an epic dodgeball tournament on Monday's episode of The Late Late......
17:00, 06/18/2019

Arctic fox goes on epic 2,000-mile journey from Norway to Canada, leaving scientists stunned A 1-year-old arctic fox trekked more than 2,000 miles – forging across vast expanses of sea ice – from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, setting a new record and stunning scientists....
05:26, 07/03/2019

Federer vs. Nadal at Wimbledon brings back memories of epic 2008 final Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are set to meet at Wimbledon for the first time since their famed 2008 final, which was arguably the greatest match ever played....
21:39, 07/10/2019

Jack Black releases epic parody of ‘Game of Thrones’ theme song Jack Black has been working on his dark magic. “Sorry, no gaming videos this week,” the actor-comedian warns as he prepares to belt out the “Game of Thrones” theme song parody posted to his JablinskiGames YouTube page. The video then cuts...
16:26, 05/20/2019

The REAL Fast & Furious: Supercars speed around London car park in epic video A LONDON car park was transformed into a scene straight out of The Fast and Furious when some of the best drivers turned the concrete building into a petrolhead's paradise....
14:13, 05/20/2019

John Krasinski Trolls Jenna Fischer at Stanley Cup With Epic Office Throwback Well played, John Krasinski! The 39-year-old actor cheered on the Boston Bruins during game seven of the Stanley Cup Final. However, his former castmate from The Office, Jenna Fischer,......
16:39, 06/13/2019

How That Epic Arya Stark Scene Affects a Crucial Game of Thrones Prophecy Warning: This post contains major spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. Just when it seemed like there was no hope for the living to defeat the dead in the Battle of Winterfell on Game of Thrones, Arya Stark popped up out of nowhere to kill the Nigh...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Universal reveals new ‘Epic Universe’ theme park in Orlando The 'war' for tourists between Universal Orlando and Disney World is great for the public; Universal just announced it will open a new theme park.       ...
06:13, 08/03/2019

Rocket League could ditch Steam after Epic Games buys developer Psyonix The feud between PC gaming storefronts Steam and the Epic Games Store is still burning bright, with the latter recently throwing down the gauntlet and suggesting it would drop its controversial pursuit of exclusive titles if Steam is willing to pay g...
06:13, 05/02/2019

Klei’s next game, Griftlands, is coming to early access on the Epic Store July 11.  Klei’s next game, Griftlands, is coming to early access on the Epic Store July 11. Griftlands was originally announced during the 2017 PC Gaming Show....
23:00, 06/10/2019

Had a Hard Time Seeing Last Week's Epic Game of Thrones Battle? Well, Maybe You Should Upgrade to This 65" Monster TCL’s affordable 6-series TVs are a favorite of ours since they offering every form of HDR (including top-shelf Dolby Vision), local dimming zones for better contrast and black levels, and Roku software. Read more......
21:00, 05/01/2019

Game of Thrones review – epic final episode corrects some major wrongs Warning: contains spoilersIn Westeros, you win or you die. For all this final season’s faults, the last episode won over the doubters – and it did right by those left standing‘Satisfying’, or ‘a travesty’? Fans torn over Game of Thrones finaleGame of...
07:52, 05/20/2019

Alex Morgan dunks all over England with epic goal celebration in World Cup semifinal Morgan darted to toward the corner and pretended to take a sip of tea before her teammates swarmed her following her go-ahead goal.       ...
00:39, 07/03/2019

After Epic purchase, Psyonix removes random loot boxes from Rocket League Yeeeeeehawwwww! (credit: Psyonix) Players looking for specific cosmetic items in Rocket League will have an easier time buying them directly in the near future. That's because developer Psyonix has announced that later this year, it will "remove al...
21:39, 08/07/2019

Seagull steals lobster roll out of Maine tourist’s hand in epic photo A woman visiting Maine to try her first-ever lobster roll on Friday learned that even the best-laid plans often go awry after a sly seagull swiped the delicacy right out of her hand – but not before capturing the moment in a wild photo....
18:26, 06/10/2019

The Bachelorette's Hannah Brown Just Fully Destroyed Luke Parker After He Sex-Shamed Her and It Was Epic Luke Parker has left the building...for now. Tonight, we watched his and Hannah Brown's fantasy suite date on The Bachelorette, which went horribly, horribly wrong before they could......
08:13, 07/16/2019

Steve Nash was brought to tears after Tottenham's epic Champions League comeback Steve Nash is a huge fan of Tottenham Hotspur, whose epic comeback to reach the Championship League final moved the Basketball Hall of Famer to tears.        ...
01:52, 05/09/2019

Thomas Rhett's Wife Shares an Epic High School Throwback of Him Flubbing Lyrics As Thomas Rhett well knows, life changes--and his wife has the perfect proof of that. Today, he's a Grammy-nominated country star, but 11 years ago, he was teenager in high school......
21:52, 05/31/2019

Bobcat climbs up Florida electrical pole, triggering epic rescue caught on video A closer look at the animal perched atop an electrical pole on Alligator Alley in Collier County confirms that it was a bobcat, and not a Florida panther.        ...
20:00, 05/10/2019

Watch: Ryan Reynolds releases 'Detective Pikachu' clip with epic Pokemon battles Ryan Reynolds posted on Twitter a new clip from his upcoming live-action "Pokemon" film "Detective Pikachu" that features the title character battling a Charizard....
01:52, 05/03/2019

Dan Evans denied maiden Wimbledon last-16 berth after losing epic five-set clash against Joao Sousa Dan Evans was unable to set up a fourth-round clash with Rafael Nadal as his Wimbledon campaign ended with a heartbreaking five-set loss to Joao Sousa....
23:13, 07/06/2019

Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon epic to win fifth title – video report Novak Djokovic again proved the toughest of nuts for Roger Federer to crack as he repelled everything the Swiss could throw at him to claim his fifth Wimbledon title in the first All England Club final to be decided by a tiebreaker on Sunday. The def...
03:00, 07/15/2019

Stephen King's young adult fantasy epic The Eyes Of The Dragon is heading to Hulu Stephen King’s 1984 novel The Eyes Of The Dragon is being developed as a pilot at Hulu and, honestly, how the hell did it take this long? It’s not one of King’s most popular properties, having never been adapted for film or TV, but it is a fantasy ep...
00:52, 05/18/2019

Millie Bobby Brown Is a Karaoke Queen in Epic Beat Battle Against Jimmy Fallon Fans already knew Millie Bobby Brown could act, but did they know she could also sing? The Stranger Things star appeared on Wednesday's episode of The Tonight Show and totally killed......
15:00, 05/23/2019

Novak Djokovic tops Roger Federer in epic final to claim fifth Wimbledon title No. 1 Djokovic beat longtime rival Federer in an epic five-set match to win his fifth Wimbledon singles title and 16th career major.       ...
21:13, 07/14/2019

Will Rocket League be removed from Steam? When will Psyonix game move to Epic Games Store? Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced it will be joining Epic in to publish its game on the Epic Games Store - but what does that mean for the future of the game on the Steam platform?...
17:26, 05/02/2019

Epic Games Store sale could steal Steam’s thunder with big discounts like 45% off Metro Exodus The so-called Epic Mega Sale has just begun on Epic’s online games store, and whatever your views on this sometimes controversial retail outlet, it can’t be denied that this is indeed a pretty epic event in terms of the discounts availa...
02:00, 05/17/2019

England make epic wins look routine as opening blitz sets up comfortable victory It says it all that the last hour or so of England's chase of 359 on Tuesday was a little dull. Thanks to Jonny Bairstow and Jason Roy's brilliant blitz, England strolled home with 31 balls and six wickets to spare. This equalled the fifth-highest ch...
15:26, 05/15/2019

'Fortnite' winds down season nine with a giant-sized battle Epic is still finding ways to mark Fortnite's season transitions in grand style. The studio just finished a "Final Showdown" event for the end of season nine that interrupted the battle royale with a brawl between a giant monster and an equally...
06:39, 07/21/2019

‘Stranger Things’ arrives in ‘Fortnite’ with upside down portals Fortnite is no stranger to big-budget entertainment collaborations. It's already welcomed Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and Hawkeye as part of its Endgame mode and let players stealthily assassinate their rivals via its recent John Wick partne...
13:39, 07/03/2019

Fortnite World Cup: the $30m tournament shows esports' future is already here The question is not whether esports is the future of sports entertainment, but whether there’s any possible scenario where it’s notNearly all established sports are going through some degree of hand-wringing over attracting younger fans as their olde...
00:39, 07/31/2019

Overwatch League commissioner leaving to work on Fortnite Overwatch League Commissioner Nate Nanzer is leaving the competitive video game circuit to oversee esports competition for Fortnite publisher Epic Games. Nanzer tweeted Friday night he was moving on from Activision Blizzard, the company behind the Ov...
08:13, 05/25/2019

For Teen 'Fortnite' Champ, Winning Comes With Strings Attached The Pennsylvania teen who won a $3 million prize last weekend in the world’s largest “Fortnite” videogame competition won’t get to keep all of his contest winnings despite being vaulted into esports stardom....
01:26, 08/01/2019

Music industry takes aim at Fortnite over song royalties Songwriters and composers look to use new copyright laws to cash in on the boom in online gamingThe global phenomenon Fortnite recently attracted millions of fans to a virtual gig by the real-world DJ Marshmello and now songwriters and composers are ...
18:52, 05/01/2019

Brit Fortnite star: 'My mum was worried about how long I play' A British teen who came second at the Fortnite world cup over the weekend has told Sky News that there was "tension" between him and his mum before the tournament over how much time he spent playing the game....
13:52, 07/30/2019

Fortnite's Unpopular Mechs Will Stay In Competitive Play Fortnite’s giant mechs, called Brutes, have been an unpopular addition to the game’s season 10. In a blog post today, developer Epic announced that the mechs will be staying in the game’s competitive mode, but with a tweak. Many players still don’t f...
06:52, 08/10/2019

Fortnite Fortunes and Freakouts: Parents Grapple With an Obsession Fortnite, the widely popular video game, can lead to big financial wins for teenagers. But Times readers say its use also has parents struggling over when to say enough....
19:00, 08/02/2019

Fortnite's New Season Gives Tilted Towers A Cyberpunk Overhaul Fortnite Season 9 is here, and things look pretty different. There are new buildings, new ways to get around the map, and a lot of things floating in the sky....
22:00, 05/09/2019

Top 'Fortnite' streamer Ninja is ditching Twitch for Mixer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins is one of the most popular streamers on Twitch. Or at least he was. He announced in a video posted Thursday he'll be streaming exclusively on Microsoft's Mixer from now on....
09:26, 08/02/2019

Fortnite Drew Imitators to Survival Games. Who Will Be the Last One Standing? The “fight for survival” type of games popularized by Fortnite has inspired imitators hoping to cash in. But there are signs of saturation in the market....
21:52, 07/31/2019

New Fortnite Season Adds Titans (I Mean Mechs) [Updated] The new season of Fortnite started earlier today and brought a new round of surprise changes. The most titanic one to drop? A new two-player mech called the B.R.U.T.E....
00:13, 08/02/2019

Engine Behind 'Fortnite' Is Harnessed to Power Business Tech Companies are harnessing the software behind hit videogame “Fortnite” to do everything from designing cars to discovering drugs, tapping into its realistic imaging and its ability to manipulate 3-D designs....
20:13, 06/13/2019

Bernie Sanders is on Twitch now, so the revolution will be built in Fortnite Bernie Sanders has always had his finger on the pulse of young America, whether he’s podcasting, talking about Cardi B, or standing in the vicinity of someone in a fur-suit doing a Kamehameha to Jack Skellington, and now the 77-year-old senator from ...
05:00, 06/26/2019

Benjyfishy, 15, hopes to win millions in the Fortnite World Cup to buy his mom a house Benjy "BenjyFishy" Fish, a 15-year-old Fortnite prodigy from the United Kingdom dreams of winning a share of the $30 million Fortnite World Cup prize pool so he can move out of his rented flat and into a house with his mother and biggest supporter....
10:26, 07/26/2019

Previously Banned Fortnite Duo Qualifies For World Cup Finals Yesterday, Fortnite duo Damion “XXiF” Cook and Ronald “Ronaldo” Mach qualified for the World Cup by placing third with 91 points in the eighth week of North America East duo competition. On May 3, both players were temporarily banned from Fortnite an...
00:26, 06/04/2019

Leak shows Microsoft's very purple 'Fortnite' Xbox One S Microsoft's rumored Fortnite Xbox One appears to be real... and it wouldn't just be a basic software bundle. WinFuture claims to have obtained images and details of the system, and the Xbox One S variant would come in a very, very conspicu...
04:52, 05/26/2019

Fortnite Season 10 might force you to upgrade your old graphics card Fortnite Season 10 is coming – and Epic Games has decided that deserves a small bump in the game's minimum requirement spec, so some of you running older graphics cards might have to invest in an upgrade.The use of a DirectX 11 graphics c...
19:52, 06/23/2019

The first 'Fortnite' Champion Series begins August 17th Now that Fortnite's tenth season is underway and the World Cup is fading out of view, Epic is ready to outline what comes next for competitive play in its battle royale title. The first Champion Series (previously called the Championship Series...
03:13, 08/04/2019

Teen 'Fortnite' champion won more than Tiger Woods at the Masters It's not entirely fair to say Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf became a millionaire overnight. You don't beat out millions of other players on the path to winning the first Fortnite World Cup without untold hours of practice and playing at a consiste...
01:00, 07/30/2019

After 'Fortnite,' Giving Developers a Bigger Share of the Revenue Pie Every time a videogame is purchased from a digital store like Google Play, its creator typically has to give up nearly a third of the sale to the retailer. Tim Sweeney, leader of the cultural force “Fortnite,” thinks that’s unfair, and he’s pushing f...
12:52, 06/18/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 64 Location: Accessible by Rox on top of Stunt Mountain Fortbyte 64 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Accessible by Rox on top of Stunt Mountain". Here's the location to help you locate Fortnite's Fortbyte 64 puzzle piece....
19:39, 05/14/2019

Undertale’s Toughest Boss Fight Made Into A Fortnite Map One of Undertale’s most memorable boss fights is against the friendly skeleton Sans. It’s now been creatively remade as a series of platforming puzzles in Fortnite....
02:00, 05/14/2019

Not one of the Fortnite World Cup's 100 finalists was a woman. Why? | Keith Stuart The esports industry must attract female pro players to avoid replicating the sexism that blights other sports This weekend the best Fortnite players in the world gathered at Flushing Meadows in New York to compete in the game’s first ever World Cup ...
13:52, 07/29/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 88 Found somewhere within map location J3 - Season 9 Guide Fortbyte 88 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Found somewhere within map location J3". Here's the location to help you locate this latest Fortbyte challenge puzzle piece....
20:39, 05/31/2019

‘Fortnite’ season 10 adds giant two-person mechs Fortnite's Season X Battle Pass is here, and it's bringing quite a few perks and toys for players. The most interesting new weapon is the B.R.U.T.E. mech suit. It's a two person vehicle, with one player controlling movement and the oth...
17:52, 08/01/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 55 Map Location: Found Within Haunted Hills Fortbyte 55 of 100 is now live in the Battle Royale game with a clue that reads "Found Within Haunted Hills". Here's the location to help you locate Fortnite's Fortbyte 55 puzzle piece....
06:13, 05/14/2019

Minecraft and Roblox are on the rise as Fortnite starts to tire Minecraft and Roblox, two games that have been around for a decade or more, are enjoying a rise in popularity and user base at the moment. Meanwhile, the fortunes of Epic Games’ Fortnite appear to be mellowing out somewhat. The old favorites are stag...
04:13, 08/07/2019

Ninja, a Fortnite Star, Leaps From Twitch to Mixer Tyler Blevins, 28, the multimillionaire gamer known as Ninja, says he has a deal to stream exclusively at the Microsoft service. He’s quitting Twitch, the Amazon service where he has over 14 million followers. Yes, it’s a big deal....
07:00, 08/02/2019

Nyhrox and Aqua Win Fortnite World Cup Duos Finals Fortnite duo Nyhrox and Aqua won today’s World Cup Duos finals. The European pair scored 51 points and splits a prize pool of $3 million....
10:00, 07/28/2019

Fortnite's Giant Monster And Robot Finally Fought Today was the long-awaited battle between Fortnite’s giant monster, Cattus, and giant robot, Doggus. It was pretty much what players expected, but it sure was dramatic....
21:26, 07/20/2019

A 'love match' that won over Japan In the late 1950s, royal wedding fever swept Japan. Then-Crown Prince Akihito had fallen for literature graduate Michiko Shoda, whom he met on a tennis court in 1957 in a fateful encounter that came to be known as the "love match."...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Vaccine no match against flu bug that popped up near end ATLANTA (AP) — U.S. health officials say the flu vaccine has again turned out to be a big disappointment. The vaccine didn’t work against a flu bug that popped up halfway through the flu season. Figures released Thursday show the vaccine was on...
16:39, 06/27/2019

Please Let Me Buy Individual Joy-Cons To Mix And Match Earlier this week Nintendo announced two new sets of Joy-Cons that will release in October. Once they’re out, the Switch will have over 100 different color combinations, an impressive number of options even by the standards of the most devoted Ninten...
10:00, 07/19/2019

Inside Keanu Reeves' Inscrutable Private World: Tragedy, Motorcycles and Epic Movie Stardom When Keanu Reeves was asked the other night, "What do you think happens when we die?" interviewer Stephen Colbert probably wasn't expecting such a deep--or assured--answer from the......
12:13, 05/17/2019

Deion Sanders' son shares epic story about NFL legend father attending his youth basketball game Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Deion Sanders was known for his hard-nosed play on the field and his flashy style off the field and one story reinforced how much of an attention-grabber he was....
19:13, 06/28/2019

Jenni "JWoww" Farley Shares Epic "Glow Up" Photo in the Ultimate Jersey Shore Throwback New JWoww, who dis? On Monday, JWoww--née Jenni Farley--reached a major milestone on Instagram and she wanted to celebrate it in a special way. The 33-year-old posted a photo on the......
08:39, 05/21/2019

Keanu Reeves Is a Real-Life Hero and This Epic Fan Encounter Involving an Ice Cream Cone Is Proof Keanu Reeves doesn’t just play a hero in the movies, he is one in real life, too. At least according to one fan who posted a story on Twitter about getting the John Wick star’s autograph back as a 16-year-old working in a movie theater. &...
17:26, 05/22/2019

Niki Lauda at Monaco, epic play-offs and a miraculous relay comeback | Classic YouTube Also featuring a 974ft motorbike backflip, a career-ending table tennis rally and Francesco Totti being the boss1) Niki Lauda died this week aged 70. The three-time F1 world champion survived a near-fatal accident and was a boss behind the wheel as w...
13:13, 05/23/2019

Rafael Nadal brushes off Nick Kyrgios challenge in epic encounter to reach Wimbledon third round When the draw pitted Rafael Nadal and Nick Kyrgios together in the third round of Wimbledon, there was a buzz of anticipation from fans, journalists and pundits alike....
01:26, 07/05/2019

Fortnite's latest item lets you throw health at your teammates Never a week goes by without Epic Games adding something new to Fortnite. In the past month alone, we've seen the Storm Flip, Proximity Grenade Launcher and even an Air Jordan 1 collaboration. As you'd expect from a Battle Royale game, most...
17:00, 06/18/2019

Is Fortnite Down? PS4, Xbox, Switch, PC and Mobile Server Status Guide Is Fortnite down? Has Epic server status gone offline? Is anyone else having connection issues, or is it just you? This is the best place to look to find the answers to all these questions and more....
00:00, 07/12/2019

'They came in with guns': Fortnite world champion Bugha 'swatted' during livestream 16-year-old Kyle ‘Bugha’ Giersdorf won $3m in JulyPolice surrounded home on Saturday after hoax callBarely two weeks after winning $3m at the Fortnite World Cup, Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf was “swatted” in the middle of a livestreaming session.The 16-yea...
02:39, 08/13/2019

'Stranger Things' x 'Fortnite' crossover adds a couple of skins Netflix's release of Stranger Things 3 has brought along an unprecedented number of marketing tie-ins, which include a link to Fortnite. Some familiar-looking teleporters popped up in the game's mall area yesterday to join already-included ...
03:39, 07/05/2019

'Fortnite's' latest weapon lets you summon air strikes with a grenade Epic Games has added Air Strikes to the Fortnite arsenal. With the weapon, you can launch a canister of colored smoke into an area and summon a hail storm of fire from above. You'll find the canisters in floor loot, chests, supply drops, vending...
21:00, 07/09/2019

The latest 'Fortnite' Nerf guns include a rocket launcher Hasbro isn't done riding the Fortnite bandwagon now that its themed Nerf guns are here in earnest. The toy maker is launching five new blasters on September 1st, and they might scratch your itch if you're looking for either heavy firepower...
17:00, 06/18/2019

Fortnite Leakers Band Together To Swear Off Spoiling This Weekend's Big Event In these days of rampant data mining, few things are ever truly surprises. Even Fortnite’s seemingly endless parade of (often literal) bashes isn’t immune, with big moments like the Tilted-Towers-leveling Vault event getting spoiled before players co...
05:52, 07/20/2019

Fortnite Developers Say They'll Make The New Rubber Duck Challenge Easier Fortnite’s 14 Days of Summer event includes daily challenges for rewards. A recent challenge for day 13 of 14 involves searching for a tiny rubber duck in a corner of the game’s map. Yesterday, developer Epic announced they’ll be adjusting the challe...
03:52, 07/09/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 20 Location Found at the center of any of the first three Storm Circles Found at the center of any of the first three Storm Circles is the Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
16:39, 06/23/2019

Fortnite Player Who Livestreamed Attack on Partner Pleads Guilty A gamer who inadvertently broadcast audio of himself striking his pregnant partner while playing the online video game Fortnite pleaded guilty to assault in a Sydney court Monday....
16:13, 07/08/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 48 Location Accessible by using Vox Pickaxe to smash the gnome Accessible by using the Vox Pickaxe to smash the gnome beside a mountain top throne is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
15:52, 06/19/2019

Fortnite Competition Hosts Help Deaf Teen Player Feel Welcome During last weekend’s Fortnite Summer Block Party, 13-year-old Deaf streamer Soleil “Ewok” Wheeler played in the event’s Celebrity Pro-Am and met some of her favorite streamers. While it was cool to see a young player have an awesome time, it was eve...
20:13, 06/18/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 22 Accessible by using Rox Spray in an Underpass location in Season 9 Fortbyte 22 of 100 is now live in the game with a clue that reads "Accessible by using Rox Spray in an Underpass". Here's the location to help you locate this latest Fortbyte challenge puzzle piece....
21:00, 05/19/2019

Nyhrox, aqua win duos competition at Fortnite World Cup Finals Emil "Nyhrox" Bergquist Pedersen and David "aqua" Wang won a split of $3 million after becoming the first-ever champions in the Fortnite World Cup Finals duos competition. Wins in Games 4 and 5 of the six-game competition led the European duo to vict...
23:26, 07/28/2019

'Fortnite' season 10 trailer is filled with the game's greatest hits Epic is finally ready to show a sliver of Fortnite season 10 a day before its August 1st debut, and it seems like nostalgia is the order of the day. The company has posted a brief story trailer suggesting that you'll see locations, goodies and ...
06:13, 08/01/2019

Fortnite's Teenage World Champ Swatted Live On Stream Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf, the newly-crowned 16 year-old Fortnite World Cup solo champion, was playing the game in a stream last night when his home was “swatted.”...
04:13, 08/13/2019

$3 million Fortnite winner—and his parents—become latest swatting targets Enlarge / Police SWAT Team at work. (credit: Onfokus | Getty Images) Yet another armed police force has been called in on yet another unsuspecting victim, as the recently crowned Fortnite world champion took a break from a livestream to deal with a...
15:52, 08/13/2019

How to watch a Fortnite World Cup live stream online for free from anywhere The Fortnite World Cup is here, showing off the talents of the world's best players in one weekend of carnage. Whether you want to to watch the creative matches, the duos finals or even the Pro-Am - this is how to live stream Fortnite World Cup ...
07:39, 07/27/2019

Fortnite Battle Royale update news, patch notes and more In such a short space of time, Fortnite Battle Royale has become certified gaming phenomenon. Pitting 100 players against each other on a single map, it melds fun, cartoonish gameplay with a fierce competitive streak, and has attracted millions of pl...
18:52, 05/09/2019