Epic Tries To Monetise Unreal Tech Demo Skin

Ben Hamill - September 11, 2021

Epic has quickly become one of the biggest names in video games, having struck a seemingly infinite goldmine with Fortnite. But Epic has also become synonymous with attempting to digitally sell just about anything. In a recent move that i...Read More

Big Name To Headline Fortnite’s Rift Tour

Ben Hamill - August 02, 2021

Fortnite, the video game that seems to have united people of all ages from around the world, has teased that its next big concert, named The Rift Tour, may be happening very soon. However, information remains scarce, and fans are trying f...Read More

Ninja Takes A Fortnite Break

Ben Hamill - February 11, 2021

Popular Twitch streamer Ninja has announced he’s quitting Battle Royale game Fortnite after repeated stream sniping. Ninja, who became famous because of his involvement with the game he now plans to quit, explained his proposed exit...Read More

Epic Teases Unreal Engine 5 – And Its Big

Ben Hamill - May 15, 2020

’ Unreal Engine 5 has landed. And yes, it’s a tease like nothing before it. Already as it is one of the world’s most broadly used game engine’s today, Unreal is used far and wide not only be games developers, but a...Read More

Epic Announces Massive Invitational Event

Ben Hamill - May 03, 2020

’s Epic Games may have been suspiciously mute and on the down-low until now, especially when compared with various major charity drive events recently spearheaded by League of Legends and EA’s FIFA in an attempt to keep high-p...Read More

Fortnite Announces Season 3 Roll-Out Delay

Ben Hamill - April 17, 2020

Fortnite may be one of the world’s most popular video games ever created, enjoying the patronage of literally millions, but that doesn’t mean that its completely exempt from the countless roll-out challenges faced by the entir...Read More

Temtem’s Battle Pass Causes Uproar

Ben Hamill - March 03, 2020

Game development isn’t cheap. Which is exactly why free-to-play games have now other option but to annoy players with incessant advertising content. But even a constant stream of advertisers doesn’t guarantee long-term surviva...Read More

Ninja Advocates Anger And Rage In New Tweet

Ben Hamill - February 22, 2020

Not unlike the Trumpster, streamer Ninja isn’t doing the Internet any favours with his tweets. Ninja recently pulled yet another idiotic stunt when he proclaimed on social media that the only way to learn from your mistakes (presum...Read More

Tencent Acquires Significant Shares In Sumo

Ben Hamill - December 05, 2019

Internet and tech-giant Tencent Holdings Limited appears eager to extent the scope of its business reach as far as gaming is concerned, having just acquired 15 million shares in British development studio parent compan...Read More

Amazon Keen To Start Game Streaming Service

Ben Hamill - November 22, 2019

If any giveaway is as dead as can be then it’s without a doubt a job listing. And what Amazon’s latest job listings seem to suggest is that the online retail giant has more than just a small interest in joining the...Read More

Fortnite’s Island Of Remembrance Explained

Ben Hamill - November 19, 2019

Epic’s Fortnite has attracted its fair share of attention; the good as well as the not-so-good; with even England’s Prince Harry having had expressed his opinion on a game considered by the good Duke to be nothing ...Read More

Epic Slaps Cheating Fortnite Player With Lifetime Ban

Ben Hamill - November 07, 2019

Its obvious now that hell hath no fury like Epic Games scorned. Jarvis Kaye (17) discovered the hard way that cheating at Fortnite is equal to the unpardonable sin in the eyes of the game’s developer, and so much so ...Read More

Fortnite Chapter 2 Download Now Available

Ben Hamill - October 16, 2019

It’s official. Epic has made good on its promise of a revolution and has at long last; after two entire days of gamers being perched on the edge of their seats refusing all forms of sustenance; released the link for Fortnite Chap...Read More

Epic Games To Answer To Fortnite Addiction Claims

Ben Hamill - October 09, 2019

Epic Games now has the Canadian judicial system to answer to, following a legal filing against the developer and product owner of popular video game Fortnite. The motion was filed by the parents of two children who had...Read More

Bhuga Crowned Fortnite Solo Finals Champion

Ben Hamill - July 31, 2019

North American Fortnite champion Kyle “Bhuga” Giersdorf may only be 16 years old, but he is now a wealthy 16-year-old thanks to his having won the Fortnite World Cup Solo Finals and $3 million in prize money. The competition ...Read More

5% More Mobile Gamers in 2018

Ben Hamill - February 13, 2019

The number of players enjoying mobile games in Canada and the US increased by 5% in 2018 over the previous year, according to a new report on the topic. Video game metadata firm EEDAR, along with market intelligence agency Sensor Tower, p...Read More

First eSports Law Firm Launches in Canada

Ben Hamill - November 12, 2018

When it comes to , careers can be made in just a few months. Almost anyone (although they are usually younger in age) with a PC and a high level of skill in video gaming can secure themselves a million-dollar contract and huge sponsorship...Read More

Nike Forays Into eSports with New Deal

Ben Hamill - October 29, 2018

Nike has officially entered the world of eSports. The sportswear giant, who has stirred controversy with its recent adverts involving Colin Kaepernick, has reportedly signed a deal with Royal Never Give Up (RNG) League of Legends icon Jia...Read More

US eSports Scholarships Soar in Popularity

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2018

As eSports’ popularity continues to soar in the US and globally alike, a growing number of American colleges are beginning to offer eSports programs and scholarships to their students. However, in the UK, universities have not yet t...Read More

Could Multiplayer Games Make Casinos More Relevant?

Ben Hamill - August 16, 2018

One of the heftiest challenges currently facing casino operators is the question of how to stay relevant to players of all ages. Unlike in the past, when real money casino games were the only available option, operators now find themselve...Read More

Is Gaming Benefiting from Fortnite?

Ben Hamill - August 08, 2018

Fortnite, the massively popular Battle Royale game from Epic, is good for gaming in general. That’s because it has a low barrier to entry, being free, and mass appeal, and so might be bringing more people into the world of gaming ov...Read More