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Fortnite Presents An E3 Party Royale

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/16/2018
What major E3 event will include 50 of the most popular Fortnite players….and 50 celebrities to match? It’s the Fortnite Party Royale, an all-star esports tournament taking place in Los Angeles alongside the industry trade event. What does Epic Games have planned? You may be reminded of a more recent unrelated event. Last night Tyler […]

Valve Says PUBG Is Steam’s Third Best-Selling Game

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/13/2018
What are the highest-selling games according to Steam? Valve, the reclusive company that owns the popular distribution platform, rarely reveals such figures publicly, but today they admitted a bit. Where does PUBG stand? Pretty high — in just a little over a year, they’ve become the third-best-selling title in Steam’s history. President Gabe Newell revealed […]


PUBG Gets Its Third Map Soon — Here’s Our First Look

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/08/2018
Given that you no longer have to own PUBG to get the Battle Royale experience, how long can 2017’s breakout hit stay in the limelight? What will the developers in Korea do to fend off the competition? Brendan Greene, the “Playerunknown” of Battlegrounds, addressed the public in a new blog post this morning. Titled “2018 […]

Amazon Offering Free Fortnite Items To Prime Members

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/06/2018
Why is Amazon offering free items in conjunction with Twitch? Because the former outright owns the latter. How can the latest giveaway benefit those who play Fortnite? For a while now Twitch has been offering free items just for Amazon Prime subscribers. Their latest giveaway is focused on the increasingly popular Fortnite: Battle Royale (How […]


The Enigma Of Fortnite: Battle Royale’s “Jetpack”

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/28/2018
What is Epic Games up to with the latest planned addition to their most popular game? What is the mysterious Jetpack about, and how could it change Fortnite? It was a couple weeks ago when the “New Updates” screen of Fortnite: Battle Royale suggested a jetpack item would be added to the game soon. “Take […]

Cheaters Are Keeping PUBG Makers From Improving The Game

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/21/2018
Has Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds already peaked? The number of active players has been dipping since its all-time high late last year, and increased competition is stealing attention. What can be done? The problem, states developer Bluehole, is that despite their ascendance to fame as 2017’s biggest game success story, they’re still dealing with limited resources — […]


Fortnite Heads To Space — Or At Least Its Items Do

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/19/2018
What did Fortnite: Battle Royale tease today regarding its upcoming third season? What is the theme of the upcoming Battle Pass? Regular players of Fortnite should be familiar with the Battle Pass, a way of ensuring you obtain some of the best item drops in the game. A Battle Pass usually costs around $10, but […]
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There’s A Teddy Bear Glider In Fortnite Now

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/16/2018
What differentiates Fortnite: Battle Royale from Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds? The former’s sense of humor, for one. Can you imagine finding bear-themed items in PUBG? The latest update applied to Fortnite this week added resolution and framerate improvements, new treasure chests, a new rare item called an Impulse Grenade….and Bear Force One, a special glider in the […]


60 FPS Framerate And Other Improvements Coming To Fortnite

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/12/2018
What did Epic Games say in their latest State of Development press release? What additions and improvements are on their way to Fortnite: Battle Royale? The first thing Epic addresses is the recent server problems — like PUBG, they’ve become a victim of their own success. “We were not able to stay ahead of our […]
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XBox One PUBG Bundle Announced

by Peter Paltridgeon 02/06/2018
What’s one of the few exclusives Microsoft has that’s relevant in today’s gaming culture? Correct….PUBG. And if you were them, how would you best take advantage of this? Microsoft has announced a new XBox bundle that includes Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds as its pack-in game. It wasn’t a stunt they could try when PUBG first appeared on […]