Posts tagged fortnite
Apex Legends: The Review (PC)

I dislike the battle royale genre. I loved Titanfall 2. So when these two worlds collided, I was overcome with a both cautious and bubbling enthusiasm. After many hours of playing Apex Legends both solo and in a squad of friends, I'm excited to report that my cautious and bubbling enthusiasm has not subsided.

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Halo Devs Confirm: No Plans for Battle Royale Mode

If 2018 could be summed up in two words they would probably be battle royale. The genre took the gaming world by storm with the advent of titles like PUBG and Fortnite earlier this year, with both games hosting millions of concurrent players at one point or another and raking in boatloads of revenue.

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Assassin's Creed: Odyssey Gameplay Impressions

This may have gotten lost in the hype of the Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay, but a few days ago Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey released some gameplay footage of their own of a high level questline devoted to finding and killing the mythical Medusa, who apparently, is not so mythical.

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The Issue with Battle Royale Games as eSports

Competitive gaming is incredibly popular at the moment, and competing in front of an audience is often seen as the pinnacle of skill and success in a video game. The pervasiveness of Twitch has sky-rocketed Epic Games' Fortnite to an level of popularity unmatched by any other game in recent memory. However, unlike the world of MOBAs (Dota 2 and League of Legends being amongst the most established), the Battle Royale genre as a whole has yet to break a certain barrier that could very well determine the length of its lifespan: can it be an eSport?

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Checkpoint: PUBG Lays Down the Law on Fortnite

Well...we’re back to this again. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds developer PUBG Corp is once again starting up the seemingly inexhaustible lawsuit machine.

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