Fortnite update: Epic Games makes THIS huge change to Battle Royale

Fortnite has been given a new update that changes the way games begin. In order to make the action even more fast, frantic and chaotic, the Battle Bus has been given an update in the engine department. Epic Games announced the news on Twitter, revealing that the Battle Bus would now travel at greater speeds. “The […]

/Filmcast Ep. 489 – First Man and Bad Times at the El Royale (GUEST: Lindsey Romain)

Jeff, Devindra, and Lindsey Romain do a double review of Damien Chazelle’s First Man and Drew Goddard’s Bad Times at the El Royale.  You can always e-mail us at slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com, or call and leave a voicemail at 781-583-1993. Also, follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook. Listen and subscribe below: Shownotes (all timestamps […]

Fortnite Battle Royale anniversary event: Will there be a Battle Royale birthday event?

Fortnite Battle Royale is approaching its one year birthday, with rumours Epic Games could be about to hold an event to mark the major landmark. On Wednesday September 26 it will be one year since the launch of Fortnite Battle Royale on PS4, Xbox One and PCs. Epic Games has already held an in-game birthday […]

Fortnite offline server status: When will Battle Royale be back online?

Fortnite is offline for server maintenance, as Epic Games releases the final patch of season 5. Fortnite update 5.41 is about to go live on PS4, Xbox One, PC, iOS and Nintendo Switch. The update adds the new Port-a-Fortress item, and makes a host of bug fixes and gameplay tweaks. But before the update can go […]

‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ Featurette Scratches the Surface on the Film’s Secrets

It’s clear from the trailers so far that Bad Times at the El Royale is going to be loaded with twists and surprises. A new Bad Times at the El Royale plays the mystery factory up considerably, as the cast and crew vaguely talk about how wild and crazy everything is…without giving anything away. Watch the Bad Times […]

Call of Duty battle royale beta: Surprisingly tame, surprisingly solid

News about the latest annual Call of Duty video game has mostly revolved around what’s missing: a single-player campaign. Activision is rolling the dice this year on November’s CoD: Black Ops 4 by focusing entirely on online multiplayer, and your opinion on that may range from “wtf Activision” to “I only play multiplayer, anyway.” Either way, […]

COD Blackout will challenge Fortnite and PUBG for Battle Royale dominance

The hype has already started around the launch of COD Blackout, and it’s all based on the initial reaction to this week’s beta. It’s the first time a lot of players have been able to trial the new mode, which is still being tinkered with. The overall feedback has been positive, although Treyarch has confirmed […]

Blackout trailer reveals Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 battle royale gameplay

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is launching in a month, and it is coming with a battle royale mode called Blackout. Up until this point, we’ve only had small tidbits of information about how this Fortnite-like mode will work, but now Activision has finally released a gameplay trailer. As is usual for the Call […]

Fortnite cube: Is THIS when the cube will turn on? Shock Battle Royale update

Fortnite cube is the event that has that has sparked plenty of mystery in Battle Royale. The Fortnite cube appeared on the Battle Royale map on Friday August 24 in the spot that lightning had been hitting in Paradise Palms. Since then the mysterious purple cube has been on the move in Fortnite with the […]

Fortnite skins UPDATE: Rare Royale Bomber skin is BACK but has a high price

The PS4 exclusive Royale Bomber skin is going to be hitting shelves again this week. It has now been confirmed that US retailer Gamestop will be stocking bundles that include the rare Fortnite skin. The reason why it is so hard to find is that it was originally part of a PlayStation console bundle. This […]