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Xbox negotiates possible purchase of Discord

TOPICS: Amazon, Discord, Epic Games, Microsoft, Xbox

Microsoft and Xbox are in negotiations for the possible purchase of Discord. This is what Bloomberg assures based on its sources, a media that already advanced -by minutes- the purchase of Bethesda for 7.5 billion dollars last year. This chat service focused on video games had been looking for potential buyers for some time, setting […]

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The Google Play Store also reduces its commission to 15%, applied to the first million of all developers

TOPICS: commission, developers, Epic Games, Google, Play Store

Google has announced a reduction in its commission on the Play Store for all developers. The fee will drop from 30% to 15% for all developers, without distinction. The new policy comes months after Apple launched a similar change to its App Store, which is more focused on SMEs. With this change, 99% of developers […]

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US Congress accuses Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google of monopolistic practices

TOPICS: Amazon, Apple, Epic Games, Facebook, Google, Monopoly, Spotify, U.S. Congress

A 16-month investigation by a U.S. Congressional committee now yields its results in relation to the functioning and operation of the country’s major technologies. In a document published this Tuesday, Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google are accused of following monopolistic practices and of dynamiting competition in the sector. During the time of the investigation, more […]

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Rocket League goes free-to-play

TOPICS: Epic Games, Epic Games store, free-to-play, Psyonix, Rocket League, Rocket Pass

Psyonix has announced that Rocket League, its popular game that mixes football with cars and giant balls, is going into free-to-play. It will be sometime this summer, on a day yet to be determined, when any Playstation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch or PC user will be able to download the game completely free of […]

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Why does Epic Games say that PS5 is “a masterpiece” of system design?

TOPICS: data compression, Epic Games, Playstation, Playstation 5, PS5, SSD, storage

With PlayStation 5 on track for the end of the year, one of the most talked about topics is the console’s SSD and its memory architecture. At Epic Games, those who used the console to create their impressive Unreal Engine 5 technical demo have had no hesitation in praising the technology of PS5. In the […]

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Fortnite: Season 3 now available, the island floods and Aquaman arrives

TOPICS: Aquaman, Battle Pass, battle umbrella, Epic Games, Fortnite, Season 3, The Device

As of today, June 17, 2020, Season 3 of Fortnite Chapter 2 is available with a new battle pass and a remodeled island that has been partially flooded. Fortnite: Battle Royale premieres its Season 3 of Chapter 2 today. The update’s downtime has already occurred and Epic Games has shared two new trailers to commemorate […]

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A Total War Saga: Troy will be released as a temporary exclusive at the Epic Store, and will be free for 24 hours

TOPICS: A Total War Saga: Troy, Epic Games, Epic Games store, SEGA, The Creative Assembly, Total War, Troy

The new installment of the Total War strategy series is now dated, and its launch is surprising. Although originally revealed on Steam, The Creative Assembly (developer) and SEGA (publisher) have announced a collaboration with Epic Games. As such, A Total War Saga: Troy will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store for one year, beginning […]

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Masterstroke: Epic Games will put their games on Android and stop paying 30% to Google Play

TOPICS: Android, Epic Games, Epic Games app, Fortnite, Google Play, mobile video games, OnePlus, OnePlus 8

A few days ago we were able to learn about the partnership between Epic Games and OnePlus to offer Fortnite at 90 frames per second in the OnePlus 8 Pro. In the last hours OnePlus has released the latest versions for all its OnePlus 6 and 7 series. These phones do not update their Android […]

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New season of Fortnite: the Midas event and the Final Judgement

TOPICS: Chapter 2, Epic Games, events, Fortnite, Season 2, Season 3, The Agency

The long season 2 of Fortnite Chapter 2 will soon be over. After a considerable delay in the start of Season 3 which was due on April 30th, Epic Games is starting to warm up for the change. As Epic Games confirmed in mid-April after announcing the delay, the kick-off for Season 3 of Chapter […]

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Epic Games Store offers refunds to users who purchase a game and have it discounted shortly thereafter

TOPICS: digital stores, discounts, Epic Games, Epic Games store, GTA V, rebate, refund

Epic Games is on everyone’s lips these days. The company has been in the spotlight following the announcement of its new Unreal Engine 5 engine via a demo on PS5. In addition to this powerful revelation, the company has already offered GTA V for free, something that has even brought the store down. In addition […]

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