PUBG Corp sues Fortnite studio for copyright infringement

Last Friday, a representative from PUBG Corporation - developers of widely-popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - announced they had filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games’ Fortnite, for its...
Epic Games

Epic Games plans to expand into Australia and New Zealand

Epic Games, the developer behind Fortnite: Battle Royale, is looking to expand into Australia and New Zealand. Tony Reed, CEO of Game Developers Association of Australia (GDAA) has resigned from the company...
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G2 Esports launches talent show for Fortnite streamers

Berlin-based esports organisation G2 Esports has teamed up with pre-existing sponsor paysafecard to host a talent show aimed at Fortnite streamers. The show, titled Making the Squad, will see prospective talent compete in...
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The Australian Open will host a $400,000 AUD Fortnite tournament

The Australian Open is hosting a two-day Fortnite tournament at the end of January. The Fortnite Summer Smash at Australian Open will see a solo free to enter tournament as well...

AVGL launches Fortnite collegiate league

The American Video Game League, or AVGL, announced it will be launching the first collegiate Fortnite esports league. To begin, AVGL will host four online pre-season tournaments over the summer before...
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Challengermode partners with DreamHack Spain to expand NEL

Tournament platform Challengermode has partnered with DreamHack Spain to expand its National Esports Leagues (NEL) initiative into the Iberian Peninsula, now providing leagues in Spain and Portugal. Encom Games is the license-holder of...
WSOE 3

WSOE chooses Fortnite for third event in its tournament series

World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) has announced the third stop in its tournament series, and it'll see 100 players take part in popular Battle Royale title Fortnite. WSOE 3 will take place...

Unikrn launches skill-based betting service dubbed UMode

It’s another red-letter day for esports betting platform, Unikrn, as they announce their new skill-based betting feature, UMode, available in a number of global markets including 41 states. UMode coincides with...

Super League Gaming announces Fortnite event “Play and Watch”

Super League Gaming has announced “Play and Watch”, a nationwide event to celebrate the Fortnite Fall Skirmish Finals. Select movie theatres in sixteen cities across North America are set to host the first...

Mixer announces North American Championship featuring Fortnite

Live streaming platform Mixer announced Mixer Matchups x Microsoft Store North American Championship featuring Fortnite, a nationwide tournament set to start on October 19. Fortnite players across North America are getting ready to...

Events

DFL launching esports tournament for Bundesliga clubs

The German Football League (DFL) is looking to launch a tournament for clubs in both of the football leagues it organises: the Bundesliga and Bundesliga...