Fortnite DOWN: Servers offline as Epic Games release update 5.40.2

Fans will have to wait until the game servers return before they can download the latest Fortnite Update. Fortnite servers are down for maintenance being performed by Epic Games this morning, which will be followed by two new patch releases. The first is billed as 5.40.2 and is actually more of a backend patch which […]

PUBG Mobile update: Servers DOWN as Tencent begin Sanhok 8.0 release

Tonight will see PUBG Mobile servers go offline for an extended period of time. According to the latest news shared by the Tencent team, this new scheduled maintenance will last around eight hours. However, there’s also the chance that this downtime will take less time, meaning PUBG Mobile might be back online sooner. It’s currently […]

Fortnite DOWN: Epic Games taking servers offline ahead of patch notes reveal

Servers are being taken offline for maintenance this morning as the development team prepare to launch update 5.40. The news was confirmed earlier this week, with Epic Games revealing that Fortnite would be shutdown this morning. This is scheduled to begin at around 9am in the UK and will likely last several hours. This server […]

PUBG servers DOWN on Xbox One: How long is Battlegrounds offline for 1.0 maintenance?

PUBG is about to release in full on Xbox One, as update 1.0 prepares to go live. But before the release of PUBG 1.0, developer Bluehole is taking the game offline for a marathon maintenance period. Battlegrounds is going offline for 16 hours on Xbox One, starting at 9am BST. The servers will come back […]

World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth COUNTDOWN: Release date, time, requirements, servers

World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth is launching today with Blizzard releasing the WoW expansion at the same time across the world. This is the first time in World of Warcraft history that a Wow expansion is getting a simultaneous launch. In most regions the World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth expansion is launching on […]

PUBG DOWN: Battlegrounds servers offline for new scheduled maintenance

Bluehole Inc. has confirmed that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds will be offline tonight. PUBG servers are being taken down tonight for several hours for scheduled maintenance, meaning it’s a planned outage. Bluehole Inc has confirmed that PUBG will be offline for three hours in total, although there is a chance that this could be reduced or extended. […]

Google launches “Shielded VMs” to protect cloud servers from rootkits, data theft

Enlarge (credit: Donald Iain Smith / Getty Images) This week, Google is rolling out a number of new cloud security technologies aimed at making the public cloud a safer place. Among them is Shielded VMs, a feature of Google Cloud Platform that protects virtual machines from the installation of rootkits and other persistent malware, as well […]

PUBG Mobile servers DOWN: New Tencent update news for iOS and Android

Tencent has confirmed that new downtime has been scheduled for tonight and is now ongoing. This will be to make way for PUBG update 0.7.0. which has been in the beta testing phase for some time. PUBG Mobile servers are down for an extended length of maintenance, meaning that some players may even miss logging […]

PUBG servers down: New Custom Match update going live following PC maintenance

Having tested the latest build of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, the development team are now ready to push it to live servers. This will mean PUBG servers remaining offline for a few hours for maintenance. Following this scheduled downtime, the new update 18 will be available to download via Steam. The PUBG Help Twitter account has confirmed […]