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...
Tyler "Ninja" Blevins

Ninja to host Fortnite tournament at Esports Arena Las Vegas

Tyler "Ninja" Blevins, a former competitive gamer who's widely regarded as the face of Fortnite Battle Royale, is hosting and competing in a unique tournament on the game on April 21st. Working...
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...
Soulja Boy Ninja

Soulja Boy intends to start his own esports organisation

Recording artist and entrepreneur DeAndre Cortez Way, better known under the guise of Soulja Boy, has announced his intentions of starting his own esports organisation. He has dabbled in the gaming industry...
Fnatic Fortnite

Fnatic hosting tryouts for Fortnite roster at E3

Fnatic - a professional esports organisation based in London, United Kingdom - will host tryouts for its competitive Fortnite roster at this year's E3. Taking place on June 12-14th, Fnatic's captain Johan "Ettnix"...

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...

Toronto Maple Leafs to host NHL 19 and Fortnite Game Day with FaZe Clan

NHL team, the Toronto Maple Leafs has announced it will host "Leafs Game Day" on October 21st featuring competitions in NHL 19 and Fortnite. Competitors in the matches will include members...
Epic Games Fortnite

Epic Games lands $1.25 billion investment in funding round

Epic Games, the developer behind Battle Royale title Fortnite, has reportedly received $1.25 billion (£976 million) in a funding round. The American video game developer already owns Unreal Engine, development software used...
G2 Esports Making the Squad

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...

Resonate partners with Currys PC World and epic.LAN

Resonate Total Gaming is partnering with Currys PC World and epic.LAN for its upcoming event in Glasgow, the festival announced through a press release. From October 19 to 21, Resonate Total Gaming...

Events

Hi-Rez Studios, NACE launch SMITE & Paladins College Championships

The National Association of College Esports (NACE) has expanded its initial partnership with Hi-Rez Studios from May. Together, they will now host college national championships...