Category: Fortnite

The IRS’ Fortnite Currency Tax Mishap Is a ‘Black Mirror’ Moment for Gaming
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The IRS’ Fortnite Currency Tax Mishap Is a ‘Black Mirror’ Moment for Gaming

The IRS mistakenly classified in-game currencies as taxable for months. It removed this classification almost immediately after reports went live. This mistake hints at a dystopian future for in-game currencies. Imagine a world where not only your real-life purchases were taxed but also your in-game ones, like Fortnite’s V-bucks. We caught a little glimpse of…

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Banned Fortnite YouTuber Faze Jarvis Made Good Money With Crocodile Tears
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Banned Fortnite YouTuber Faze Jarvis Made Good Money With Crocodile Tears

Popular Fortnite YouTuber FaZe Jarvis was recently banned for cheating. He uploaded an apology video to YouTube which made him at least $20,000. The video doesn’t even seem sincere, mainly featuring him crying over not being able to play a game. Massively successful Fortnite YouTuber, FaZe Jarvis,  was recently caught using an aimbot cheat in-game.…

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Fortnite, Hitman, Borderlands…The Creepiest Updates for Your Halloween Gaming Binge
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Fortnite, Hitman, Borderlands…The Creepiest Updates for Your Halloween Gaming Binge

Fortnite, the world’s most-popular videogame, is gearing up its annual Halloween event. A number of other games including AAA titles are releasing Halloween-themed content. Hitman’s scary new mission will be a permanent addition to the game. The spooky season is upon us and that means a whole slew of free content updates are coming to…

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Fortnite, FIFA’s Loot Boxes Find Enemy in England’s Children’s Commissioner
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Fortnite, FIFA’s Loot Boxes Find Enemy in England’s Children’s Commissioner

A new report dubbed ‘Gaming the System‘ by the Children’s Commissioner for England, Anne Longfield, finds that children are ‘pressured’ into loot boxes and micro-transactions when gaming. The report explores the impact of video games on children. It calls for stricter laws and regulations as a way to protect young gamers from the monetization systems…

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Fortnite Black Out Ends As Servers Go Live for Bombastic Chapter 2
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Fortnite Black Out Ends As Servers Go Live for Bombastic Chapter 2

After a near two day hiatus following Sunday’s ‘The End’ event, Fortnite servers and matchmaking are now once again live, rebranded as Chapter 2 and including a bevy of changes and updates. These are quite substantial, which explains the lengthy outage. And no, Elon Musk wasn’t responsible. Check out the launch trailer Epic Games has…

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Fortnite ‘The End’ Black Hole Apocalypse in 450 Words
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Fortnite ‘The End’ Black Hole Apocalypse in 450 Words

Yesterday, Fortnite’s Season 10 came to a dramatic close with one of the most riveting live events Epic Games’ flagship battle royale title has seen to date and set to usher in the previously leaked Chapter 2 re-branding. Appositely titled ‘The End,’ the event kicked off at 11 am PT, and saw all of Fortnite…

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