Fortnite in-game tournament UPDATE: Patch notes REVEALED for PS4, Xbox, Nintendo Switch

Fortnite fans can download another new update, just days after the last one. The latest patch is available on all platforms except iOS, which means you’ll need to download to continue playing on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch and Android. There’s not much in the way of patch notes, but Epic has confirmed that […]

Fortnite Not Working: Alpha Tournament troubles on Day Two

It was expected to have a few growing pains, being such a big new feature for Fortnite Battle Royale. And it appears that some fans aren’t able to access the new Alpha Tournament being held tonight. Reports of the Tournament not working properly, not appearing as live, or not rewarding pins, are now being shared. […]

Fortnite Alpha Tournament start times, events tab, Shiny Pin reward status

UPDATE ONE: The Fortnite Alpha Tournament kicked off last night but it wasn’t all smooth sailing for those who took part. Problems with matchmaking and scores made it a pretty rough release for some, with Epic Games confirming changes are on the way. One of the major issues that have been affecting Fortnite players so […]

Pro gaming tournament will ask attendees to open fight sticks

Following the shooting that occurred last month during a Madden 19 tournament in Jacksonville, Florida, a number of tournament organizers said they planned to beef up security at their upcoming events. Additional safety measures would include metal detectors, more thorough searches of attendees as well as a heavier law enforcement presence. But later, the SoCal […]

I’m a tournament Scrabble player — here’s a list of the words that will raise your score by 50 points

Patty Hocker/North American Scrabble Players Association I am a tournament Scrabble player, and people often ask me how they can improve their Scrabble skills. Any expert will tell you that learning the two-letter words is a surefire way to increase your average score by 50 points a game. I compiled a list of the 105 […]

Family and friends identify Madden tournament shooting victims as Elijah Clayton and Taylor Robertson

EA Sports Family and friends have named the two victims who died during a shooting at a gaming tournament in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday, according to media reports. Police have not confirmed the identities of the victims, but fellow gamers identified 22-year-old Elijah Clayton, who goes by the gaming alter ego TrueBoy, and 27-year-old Taylor […]

Mass shooting at Florida Madden tournament leaves multiple casualties

Enlarge / A photo of the outside of GLHF Game Bar. (credit: GLHF Game Bar) A single shooter opened fire on a Madden tournament in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday afternoon. Initial reports suggest four are dead and at least 11 are injured. At a police briefing held at 4:30 pm ET, Sheriff Mike Williams of Duval […]

Mass shooting takes place at ‘Madden 19’ tournament in Florida

Multiple people have been killed and others injured at a mass shooting during a Madden 19 tournament at the GLHF Game Bar in Jacksonville, Florida. Details of what happened are still incoming, but the incident took place in the middle of a qualifying round and reportedly left at least four dead, one of which includes […]

Start of shooting at Madden tournament in Jacksonville captured on VIDEO

The beginning of a mass shooting at a video game tournament in Jacksonville has been captured on a livestream of a game. Multiple gunshots and screams can be heard in the background during the disturbing footage. At least four people were killed and some 10 injured during the incident, according to initial reports. The video […]