McDonald's franchisee Jim Wagy attended the January 6 "Stop the Steal" protests in Washington, DC, the same week the chain's CEO condemned Trump.
Epic by name, epic (lawsuit) by nature Epic Games intends to file a competition lawsuit against Google in the UK as part of the ongoing Fortnite-kicked-off-platforms saga, according to documents lodged with the Competition Appeal Tribunal.…
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As 2020 came to a close, there was some question about whether or not Epic would continue giving away free games each week in 2021. After all, this was something that was supposed to end with 2019, but then Epic decided to extend its free games promotion through 2020. It’s clear now that Epic will continue offering free games as … Continue reading
A Vaccination Credential Initiative (VCI) was created for the near future in which COVID-19 vaccination checks are imperative. The VCI is a coalition of public and private partners that include Evernorth, Mitre, SAFE, SalesForce, Change Healthcare, CARIN, The Commons Project, Epic, Mayo Clinic, Oracle, and Microsoft. Cards will allow individuals to access and display their vaccination records “based on open, … Continue reading
Fortnite received a new update today, and it seems to set the stage for the arrival of a new hunter. As leaks have suggested, it looks like the next Fortnite crossover will be with the Predator franchise, with a number of Predator-themed cosmetics already in the game. The good news is that this Predator skin will be free to those … Continue reading
A day later than expected, Epic has confirmed plans to release Fortnite update 15.20 on Wednesday with downtime starting in the early morning hours. As with previous downtime announcements, the company hasn’t provided any details on what players can expect from this update, but there are a few changes players anticipate seeing. According to Epic, players can expect downtime to … Continue reading
Epic has responded to player complaints about all-black Fortnite superhero skins that, some players say, is akin to ‘pay to win.’ The reason is that these skins blend into dark, shadowy regions so well that they’re nearly impossible to perceive when shadows are turned on. Because console players can’t disable shadows, they’re at a disadvantage when playing with opponents using … Continue reading
Epic has published its plans for Fortnite competitive in 2021 starting with its current fifth season of the game’s second chapter. The company has a bunch of tournaments in the pipeline, including ones offering cash and others offering bragging rights. Players can expect regular competitive events throughout the season, with most of them taking place on Mondays and Fridays. Kicking … Continue reading
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Epic introduced multiple big changes with the current Fortnite season, one of which is the addition of interactive NPCs that make it possible to trade gold bars for Exotic weapons. These items are very powerful and offered in limited quantities, but you have to use them wisely as it takes time to grind away for enough gold. Exotic weapons are … Continue reading
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Fortnite developer Epic Games is moving its Cary, North Carolina headquarters across town to a large shopping mall, the company announced. It’s planning to convert the 87-acre Cary Towne Center into its new home base by 2024.
Once development is complete, Epic says the site will include recreational and office space, “customized from the ground up to accommodate its long-term growth.”
The company says it plans to begin development on the new HQ site this year. Epic purchased the property from Turnbridge Equities and Denali Properties, which bought it in January 2019 as part of a distressed sale after the mall lost three of its anchor tenants, according to the Triangle Business Journal. Turnbridge and Denali planned to turn the site into...
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Though many items eventually make their way back into Fortnite‘s Item Shop, some are far less common than others — and many skins are exclusives in one way or another, making them rare. If you started playing the game later than everyone else, you may be tempted to buy an older Fortnite account for its classic and rare skins — … Continue reading
Ahead of its release to subscribers on December 31, Epic has revealed its Fortnite Crew exclusives for January 2021. Next month’s wares will revolve around a popular DC Comics character: Green Arrow. As you’d expect, the skin will be joined by its related accessories, including back bling and a pickaxe. Fortnite Crew subscribers can expect to get the Green Arrow … Continue reading
Wednesday's freebie is Tropico 5, followed by Inside, Darkest Dungeon, My Time in Portia and Night in the Woods.
The free Epic Games Store title has rotated once again, and those who are familiar with the leaks likely already know what today’s new game is. Fans of city building and management games will definitely want to check this one out, as the game up for grabs now is Tropico 5. It’ll be available for the next day, rotating out … Continue reading
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If you plan to grind out some Arena matches in the near future, you may have to adjust your gameplay strategy. Epic has announced that sand tunneling is temporarily disabled in its competitive gameplay following a new video showing a way to exploit the feature. Likewise, and due to an unrelated bug, some Fortnite players have lost their gold bars. … Continue reading
As part of the Epic Games Store holiday sale, which is currently ongoing, Epic is giving away a new free game every day for 15 days. We just entered day 5 of the giveaway, and following the rotation, Alien: Isolation is up for grabs. Alien: Isolation is making its debut on the Epic Games Store as today’s free title, and … Continue reading