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  1. Heaven__

    Unreal Engine 5 Unveiled With Real-Time Tech Demo On PS5

    Epic Games have unveiled their first step into the next generation of consoles, with the official announcement of Unreal Engine 5, the new version of their engine built for next-gen consoles. A real-time tech demo showcasing the capabilities of the engine – running on a PS5 – has also been shown...
  2. Heaven__

    Fortnite Will Be Available on PS5 and Xbox Series X at Launch

    Try to act surprised. Epic Games have confirmed that Fortnite, possibly the biggest game on the planet right now, will be available on both PS5 and the Xbox Series X when the two consoles launch. They confirmed the same while unveiling their new next-gen Unreal Engine 5. When it launches for...
  3. Heaven__

    Gabe Newell On Epic Games Store: Competition Is “Awesome,” But Can Be Ugly

    Ever since the end of 2018, there has been a not so quiet war waging on the PC front. It’s one that we’ve never quite seen before with Epic Games being aggressive with their new storefront, the Epic Games Store. They’ve utilized third party exclusives in a way unprecedented in the PC market...
  4. Heaven__

    Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 2 Guide – How to Open Agency HQ Vault and Secret Vault Locations

    If you’ve played Apex Legends, then Fortnite: Chapter 2’s new Vaults in Season 2 will be familiar. You need a special keycard to access each one and can acquire some pretty cool loot. However, you’ll have to contend with Agent minibosses to acquire the corresponding keycard. Let’s go over the...
  5. Heaven__

    Fortnite Guide – How to Complete Metal Mouth and Zadie Skin Challenges

    Fortnite: Chapter 2 – Season 2 is currently underway but it’s still worth looking at the Metal Mouth and Zadie skins. These skins, which look like the Hunters from The Division, can be purchased from the cash shop but completing their challenges will unlock alternate styles. How do you go about...
  6. Heaven__

    Fortnite’s Harley Quinn Cosmetics Available Through February 17th

    It’s fair to say that Fortnite is the biggest game in the world still, or at least in that conversation for the biggest. As such, it’s done tons of crossovers with other pop culture franchises such as Marvel’s Avengers, John Wick and most recently Star Wars. Today we got a new one with the...
  7. Heaven__

    Fortnite Battle Royale Teases Birds of Prey Collaboration

    Epic Games’ next collaboration for Fortnite Battle Royale could be another DC Universe property. The official Twitter for the battle royale title tagged Warner Bros. Pictures with the line “See you soon, Harley!” with the latter’s Twitter account replying in kind. This seems to indicate a...
  8. Heaven__

    Fortnite Battle Royale Adds Weapon Sidegrading

    Epic Games is known for taking risks with its free to play Fortnite Battle Royale, like plunging everything into a black hole as an excuse to add a new map. However, the new Weapon Sidegrading feature – which is currently live – should be familiar to some battle royale fans. Check it out in the...
  9. Heaven__

    Epic Games Store Kicks Off Holiday 2019 Sale; Features 12 Days Of Free Games

    It’s that time of the year again as the holidays begin to roll through. Many storefronts have now begun their big sales to end the year, with Steam having just launched their annual winter sale on PC. Epic Games Store is kicking off their own with plenty of discounts, coupons and some free games...
  10. Heaven__

    Rumour Fortnite Potentially Getting An Annual Pass – Rumor

    Fortnite sure is something. The pop culture phenomena keeps chugging along, and not many games can basically kill itself and then come back without missing a beat, but that’s what the game did for it’s Chapter 2 release that’s still ongoing now. The game has changed a lot in the industry, from...
  11. Dermot

    RUNE II is available now on the Epic Games Store

    It’s time to put the rock in Ragnarok - grab your friends, take down a god, and synchronize your Techno Viking dance routine! RUNE II is available now on the Epic Games Store and it’s time to celebrate good times with the ultimate party trailer. Prepare to bust a move with the return of Loki and...
  12. Heaven__

    Fortnite: Chapter 2 Season 1 Extended to February 2020

    Epic Games’ Fortnite seemed poised for a new season following…well, everything that’s happened to game over the past few months. It seems that the new season will have to wait. The developer has announced that Fortnite: Chapter 2’s first season will be extended up to early February 2020. More...
  13. Heaven__

    Fortnite: Chapter 2 Officially Unveiled; Features New Map, Improved Combat, and More

    It’s been an eventful few days for Epic Games’ uber-popular free-to-play battle royale shooter. A couple days ago, at the end of Season X, Fortnite essentially deleted itself, as the game’s entire map was devoured by a black hole– an event that, as you might imagine, turned out to be huge even...
  14. Heaven__

    Fortnite: The End Has Hidden Minigame Unlocked With Infamous Konami Code

    Fortnite‘s newest “event” is a pretty different one. It’s seen the game basically die with the Battle Royale mode being consumed by a black hole. As of writing this, you still cannot play matches and are instead forced to look at a black screen of nothing until being forced to exit. Or so we...
  15. Heaven__

    Rocket League’s October Update Will See New Feature And Return Of Haunted Hallows

    This year has seen some major changes for the popular Rocket League. Not only has randomized loot boxes been taken out of the game, but they are now under new ownership from Epic Games (and possibly may not even be on Steam for much longer). But the game itself is still pretty familiar, and this...
  16. Heaven__

    Fortnite’s Season X And Batman Crossover Have Been Extended

    Just a little over a week ago, two mega franchises collided. Fortnite‘s Season X met the ever popular Batman in a crossover. Fortnite has been burning it up with various pop culture crossovers the last few months, but it seems they’ve really taken a liking to this one, as it’s delayed Season 11...
  17. Heaven__

    Fortnite X Batman Confirmed, Reveal Coming Tomorrow

    The Dark Knight is the latest franchise to be crossing over with Fortnite (which would explain all the free Batman games on the Epic Games Store). Fortnite X Batman will be revealed tomorrow at 5 PM PST/8 AM ET. Watch it below and you could earn a free in-game item (though account linking is...
  18. Heaven__

    Gamescom 2020 Gamescom Opening Night Will Feature Announcements for “Exciting Games Coming to the Epic Games Store”

    You know what always goes over well with the larger gaming audiences? Announcements of games that will be coming exclusively to the Epic Games Store. Not really, right? Well, prepare for trouble, because there’s more of those coming our way very soon. The official Epic Games Store Twitter...
  19. Heaven__

    Gamescom 2020 Sony, Microsoft, and Google Are Among Over 15 Publishers With New Reveals And Announcements At Gamescom Opening Night Live

    European gaming trade fair Gamescom is approaching, and the opening day event, Gamescom Opening Night Live, will be live streamed around the world on August 19. Geoff Keighley, who’ll be hosting that event, recently took to Twitter to announce that over fifteen game publishers will be at the...
  20. Heaven__

    Fortnite Season X Patch Notes Revealed, Baller and Quad-Crasher Vaulted

    With Season X introducing the most action in Fortnite yet, it’s interesting to note how Epic Games is changing the overall mobility possible in Battle Royale. In its recent patch notes, it revealed that the Baller was being vaulted. The same goes for the Quad-Crasher and Glider Redeploy. Epic...

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