Part of what makes Fortnite's Battle Royale mode the most popular video game ever is the never-ending stream of meta changing physics, tools, weapons and map changes. Streamer Ali A finds a way to glitch his camera out to an ominous approaching iceberg.
Ali A is my daughter's favorite source of Fortnite news. His enthusiasm is contagious as he uncovers some of what may be coming in Season 7.
The excitement and build up to "the comet" that famously struck Dusty Depot at the end of Season 3, lit off a series of amazing map and movement changes in Fortnite. Season 7 appears to be starting off with the approach of winter, and an iceberg appears set to collide with Flush Factory. Atop the iceberg looms a dark castle, and the lights just came on...
Epic has not been afraid to make major changes to the game, or to reverse them when they don't work out. It is impressive how quickly the team learns, iterates and moves on to new ideas. Season 7 looks to be awesome...
Fortnite Over Forty has become a booming little community of mature video game enthusiasts who are positive, supportive and inclusive. Mostly we play Fortnite. A while back some friends and I were looking to play squads in Fortnite that were not populated by random children screaming terrible slurs at us. I am sure the kids […]
Fortnite is constantly ‘changing the meta’ by altering weapon characteristics, adding or simply dropping weapons from the available arsenal. The new Tactical Assault Rifle takes the game a step further away from Close-Quarters-Combat and tries to open up the mid-range. The new Combat Shotguns, a faster firing, longer-range shotgun that can not 1-hit kill is […]
Apparently, the volcano on Fortnite’s Murder Island has gone off! A new season of Fortnite has begun! Perhaps bigger than any map change, and there are many, is Epic’s announcement the pump shotgun has been vaulted. Long the favorite of streamers, pro-gamers, and sweaty soccer skins, the pump shotgun was one of the few ways […]
So you cut the cord and got rid of cable? Join the steadily growing club. But while you’re out picking a streaming service, you might find one big blind spot: Local TV and sports, not to mention first-run programming from the big cable networks. Luckily, there’s a throwback way to get it for free: The […]
Even if you feel like AirPods are worth the price tag, you’ve got to admit there’s a certain anxiety that comes with using them. What if I lose them? What if they get wet in the rain? Or drenched in sweat? Or fall into the drink you dropped them into? Shiny tech is great, but […]
With the quick-fix appeal of video games and their own cell phones, it can be tough to keep kids focused on supposedly “educational” toys. And while it may seem counter-intuitive to fight tech with more tech, we’re all in when it comes to the Toybox 3D Printer. We’re not sure if anyone had envisioned a […]