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‘Fortnite’ removes the Infinity Blade weapon after player backlash

Following player backlash over the Infinity Blade weapon's inclusion in Fortnite's battle royale mode, Epic Games decided to remove the weapon from the game completely. It was not limited to a special mode.
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Have a spooky dance party at an abandoned mansion with Fortnite's new challenges

The Fortnite season 7, week 2 challenges have arrived in Battle Royale. From searching for chests to dancing off at an abandoned mansion, here's how to do them and the rewards you get for completing them.
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Some ‘Fortnite’ players aren’t too happy with the new Infinity Blade weapon

The most recent update for Fortnite added the Infinity Blade melee weapon to battle royale, and some players aren't happy with how much it has changed the game during competitions.
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‘Fortnite’ adds sword from ‘Infinity Blade,’ which disappears from App Store

Epic Games has added the Infinity Blade melee weapon to Fortnite just as it pulled all three games in the Infinity Blade trilogy from sale. The games are still available to download if you bought them.
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Not ready for the new 'Fortnite' winter wonderland? Here's our tourist guide

Fortnite season 7 has arrived with some chilly winter air and some pretty hefty changes to the Battle Royale map. We've got the full guide to all of the map changes, new locations, new terrain, and more, right here.
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Break the rules and bust a move to complete the 'Fortnite' dance challenge

Fortnite season 7 has finally arrived along with a chilly breeze. New maps, new locations, and, of course, new challenges are here. The biggest of the week 1 challenges is the Fortnite forbidden dance locations and we've got all of the…
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‘Fortnite’ Season 7 brings ziplines and airplanes as holiday gifts

The seventh season of Fortnite has arrived, and the holiday-themed update adds new weaponized airplanes to battle royale. The update also adds holiday wrapping for weapons and vehicles.
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‘Fortnite’ Creative lets you design your own maps and games

Epic Games announced Fortnite Creative, a new mode coming in Season 7 that lets users create their own private maps and games from the ground up. The mode arrives for Battle Pass owners December 6 and all users December 13.
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Epic Games has stopped development on the new ‘Unreal Tournament’

The new version of Epic Games' Unreal Tournament has stopped development, the company tells Variety. The game will still be available to download for free but will not receive new updates.
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Epic Games is launching a competitor to Steam, but can it dethrone the king?

Epic Games is launching its own competitor to Steam, initially for PC and Mac. The platform will offer an 88 percent revenue share to developers, and players can directly support their favorite video creators.
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‘Fortnite’ will get a little bit chillier when Season 7 blows in this week

Epic Games has offered Fortnite players a taste of what's to come in Season 7, and it appears the game is about to get a whole lot colder. Details on the season will likely be revealed around its December 6 launch date.
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Get ready to go fast and furious for the 'Fortnite' timed trial challenge

It is finally here. This week marks the final week of challenges for season 6 with the Fortnite week 10 challenges. Of the challenges, the big one looks to be the Fortnite vehicle timed trials challenge. We have the locations and how-to for…
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‘Fortnite’ addiction spurs parents to send their kids to video game rehab

Some parents concerned with the amount of time their children are spending with Fortnite have sent them to special camps where they can "detox" from electronic devices and video games.
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Can't survive in 'Fortnite'? These god-tier guns will give you an edge

It can be difficult to figure out which Fortnite: Battle Royale weapons are appropriate in various situations. What do the rarity colors mean, and where can you find them scattered throughout the world? Our guide will prepare you for any…
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Happy holidays! ‘Fortnite’ now lets you buy your friends gifts

Epic Games has added item gifting to Fortnite for a limited time. The feature allows you to buy an item as a gift and send it to anyone on your friends list, but it isn't available on iOS.
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Grab your best pickaxe and head to the carnival for Fortnite's week 9 challenges

The season 6, week 9 challenges have arrived in Fortnite Battle Royale. The biggest one this week is the Fortnite Carnival Clown Boards location. This surprisingly fun challenge tasks players with finding these bean bag games and playing…
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Play cowboy in the new limited-time ‘Fortnite’ Wild West mode

Epic Games has added a new limited-time Wild West mode to Fortnite: Battle Royale. The mode limits players to weapons from the time period, including revolves, hunting rifles, and shotguns.
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Find a fish and get your boogie on with Fortnite's week 8 challenge

The Fortnite season 6 week 8 challenges have arrived as we near the end of this spooky season. The big free challenge this week is the Fortnite fish trophy challenge where you need to dance with different fishes. Here are all of the…