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Fortnite adds ray-tracing to PC later this week

Fortnite will add ray-tracing to its PC version later this week, Epic Games has announced. An update, scheduled for 18 September here in Australia, will add...

Nintendo Switch Fortnite console bundle coming 6 November

A special edition Nintendo Switch Fortnite console bundle will be offered to consumers just days before the new Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X on...

Apple officially pulls Epic Games’ Fortnite account from App Store

Apple has pulled the account Epic Games used to update Fortnite on iOS over this past weekend. The move means that Epic Games will no longer be...

Epic’s Unreal Engine remains on iOS while Fortnite’s future is unclear

Epic Games has won a battle of sorts in the war against Apple, with a US District judge ruling that Epic's Unreal Engine can't...

Microsoft backs Epic Games in (part of the) fight against Apple

Microsoft has filed a statement in support of Epic Games after Apple has threatened to pull SDK access for Epic's Unreal Engine. “Today we filed...

Fortnite has now been pulled from the Google Play Store

Fortnite has now been pulled from Google's Play Store following its removal from Apple's iOS App Store overnight. Google has cited the same issue with Fortnite as Apple...

Apple pulls Fortnite from iOS, Epic Games responds with 1984 parody

Apple has pulled Fortnite from iOS' App Store, citing a new system that would allow users to circumvent Apple's payment system (and subsequent 30% cut...

Avengers beta will earn in-game content for it, Fortnite

Participation in the upcoming Avengers betas in August will earn you content for use both in Avengers itself alongside Fortnite, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics confirmed overnight. Avengers beta content...

Epic Games Store June 2020 freebies

The Epic Games Store will offer a variety of free titles over the course of June 2020 and this handy guide will tell you...

Epic Games Store May 2020 freebies

The Epic Games Store will offer a variety of free titles over May 2020; this handy post will tell you what you can expect...

BigFish the codename of Remedy’s next Epic Games Store title

BigFish is the codename of Remedy's next title likely to appear on the Epic Games Store, potentially one of the two titles to come...

AFL stars to livestream charity Fortnite tourney tomorrow night

A host of AFL stars will be livestreaming in a charity Fortnite tournament scheduled for tomorrow night, 22 May. The AFL Stream King featuring Fortnite tournament -- try saying that...

Epic Games Store partial refunds will align with recent discounts

The Epic Games Store will now issue partial refunds to customers who've purchased a game just before it gets discounted. The news comes by way...

Grand Theft Auto 5 free on Epic Games Store

Update: An (early) tweet's confirmed the news. You can grab Grand Theft Auto 5 from the Epic Games Store from 1.00 am AEST on 15 May. https://twitter.com/Wario64/status/1260769185212194816 Original story:...

Fortnite next-gen release comes at launch, transitioning to Unreal Engine 5

A Fortnite next-gen release on Xbox Series X and PS5 was today confirmed by Epic Games, confirmed to be available upon the release date of each...

“The world of loading screens is over,” Epic’s Sweeney says of PS5

Epic Games' Tim Sweeney has sung the praises of the PS5's storage system, saying it will eliminate loading screens and pop-in geometry. "Sony’s storage system...

Unreal Engine 5 showcased in new PS5 demo

Epic's Unreal Engine 5 was today showcased using a real-time demo running on the PS5. Shown below, the nearly photorealistic engine has two new selling...

Fortnite Party Royale Premiere features Steve Aoki, deadmau5 this weekend

A special Fortnite Party Royale Premiere will take place this weekend, featuring the sounds of Steve Aoki, deadmau5 and Dillion Francis at a time that's...

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker heads to Disney+ today, 4 May

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be available to stream on Disney+ from today, May the 4th, timed with other celebratory events focussed...

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla exclusive to Epic Games Store, Uplay on PC

Assassin's Creed Valhalla will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store and Uplay on PC at launch, bypassing the ever-popular Steam in the process. The news...