• Fortnite gets into Christmas mode with snow, planes and ziplines in season 7

    6 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Fortnite, the world's most popular game, is getting into the festive period after it released its much-anticipated Season 7 update which includes lots of Christmasy touches.
    The new season sees an iceberg smash into the island where the battle royale smash hit is located, that means there's frozen terrain in the form of places like Frosty Flights and Polar Peak as well as falling snow, snow-covered trees and slippery ice.
    The most notable update to the playing style is the arrival of X-4 Stormwing planes which you can take for a ride in the skies. Beyond helping you get around quicker...
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  • Epic Games Store goes live with Annapurna, Supergiant, TinyBuild titles

    Epic Games Store goes live with Annapurna, Supergiant, TinyBuild titles

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Epic Games announced the Epic Games Store is live with titles from Annapurna's Ashen, Supergiant's Hades, and TinyBuild's Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek
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  • Fortnite's The Block will let you put your art in battle royale map

    Fortnite's The Block will let you put your art in battle royale map

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Fortnite is letting players create their own islands in an update dubbed Fortnite Creative, debuting on December 13. But tonight, at The Game Awards, developer Epic Games announced that it is launching The Block, which is a space on the battle royale map where those creations will be highlighted. Donald Mustard of Epic Games announced, “The B...
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  • Magic: The Gathering announces Magic Esports: new Pro League and Mythic Championships

    Magic: The Gathering announces Magic Esports: new Pro League and Mythic Championships

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Wizards of the Coast announced Magic Esports, an expansion and reorganization of the current pro Magic: The Gathering scene, at The Game Awards show.
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  • The Pathless is a new game from the makers of Abzû

    The Pathless is a new game from the makers of Abzû

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Giant Squid, the makers of Abzû, showed off a new game called The Pathless at The Game Awards. Abzû was one of the prettiest games of 2016 when it debuted on the PlayStation 4 and Windows. Last week, Abzû debuted on the Nintendo Switch eShop for $20. A ship sailing on foggy waters opened the trailer. It landed on a beach, and the art was quite beau...
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  • Ashen: Indie action RPG debuts on Epic Game Store and Xbox One

    Ashen: Indie action RPG debuts on Epic Game Store and Xbox One

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Ashen, the indie action role-playing game from Annapurna, has debuted on the Epic Games Store and the Xbox One.
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  • Anthem gets VIP demo in January for anyone who preorders

    Anthem gets VIP demo in January for anyone who preorders

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Anthem got a new trailer at The Game Awards, and it turns out that BioWare is making a game with lore and proper nouns. Who knew?
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  • Supergiant Games shows off Hades for Epic's new PC game store

    Supergiant Games shows off Hades for Epic's new PC game store

    6 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Supergiant Games unveiled a new game, Hades, at The Game Awards tonight in Los Angeles. It's also now available on Epic Games' new store. It's a top-down game where the player goes through hell and fights some rather nasty enemies. The bloody trailer closed with, “There is no escape.” And then a human character said,...
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