Fortnite Is Counting Down To Doomsday, And Here's What That Means

Epic Games recently announced that Fortnite’s Chapter 2, Season 2 will end on June 4, and if previous seasons are any indication, a blockbuster event is likely to mark its conclusion. Recently, a countdown timer appeared in the game’s main menu and in Midas’s office, counting down to a date that would seem to be […]

Xbox Live Is Down, No Timetable For Return [Update]

[Update: Xbox Live services appear to have resumed and issues have been resolved.] Original story follows: Xbox Live is currently experiencing issues that are affecting signing in and playing multiplayer titles across Windows 10 and Xbox One. It doesn’t appear there is a fix yet, but Microsoft is working on getting things running smoothly again. […]

Destiny 2 Servers Are Down To Roll Out A New Patch

Destiny 2’s servers are offline until noon PT today as Bungie rolls out a new update to squash some bugs that have plagued the Season of the Worthy. Unfortunately, that patch won’t fix the bug that has broken Destiny 2’s latest story quest, The Lie–Bungie is still working on that one. Hotfix 2.8.1.2 was planned […]

Disney Has Shut Down A Club Penguin Clone For Being Wildly Inappropriate

Disney has ordered all unauthorized clones of Club Penguin to be shut down after a fan-run clone was found by the BBC to be exposing children to explicit messages. During the COVID-19 pandemic, a fan-made Club Penguin Online server was flooded with over a million new players. Usually this would be enough for Disney to […]

Epic Games Store Down; GTA 5 Confirmed As This Week's Free Game

Update: The Epic Games Store is having loading issues right now, perhaps due to a large number of people heading to the site to claim today’s free game. Epic confirmed in a tweet that it’s experiencing high traffic and slow loading times and that the team is “actively working to scale.” The store also just […]

Pokemon Go Servers Down Right Now

Pokemon Go’s servers appear to be down, effectively preventing the game from being played. Numerous reports are streaming in on places like Reddit and Twitter, and while the particular problems vary, the end result is the same. Some players have posted screenshots showing that their GPS signal can’t be found, while others simply see nothing […]

Breaking Down VALORANT Patch 0.47

Patch 0.47 in VALORANT has now been available for a few days, and we have a clearer picture of what the changes have meant for gameplay in general, and for current (or former) Raze mains. While the general feeling among players what that Raze needed to be tweaked, the changes made by Riot Games may push the more […]

EA Servers Are Down: FIFA 20, Battlefield 5, Star Wars Battlefront 2, More Impacted

It isn’t just you–EA servers are down. Electronic Arts says it is experiencing issues impacting some of its services, and the company is looking into the problem, according to a message from the EA Help Twitter account. The server outage seems to specifically be impacting Star Wars Battlefront 2 and Battlefield 5, but some FIFA […]

Fnatic take down MAD Lions, punch ticket to 2020 LEC Spring finals

It was a League of Legends masterclass put on by the European titans. Fnatic showed the world what playing a fundamentally sound three-game League of Legends series looks like in a 3-0 humbling of upstart rookies MAD Lions in the 2020 LEC Spring Split playoff semifinals. The rookies came to play in an upset of […]

Apex Legends dev shuts down request for solo queues

Since Respawn Entertainment first released Apex Legends in 2019, developers have experimented with different game modes. Limited-time events and special game modes are great for keeping the game fresh and exciting for players. Just recently, Respawn announced that Kings Canyon and the Duos game mode will become permanent additions to the game. Despite these additions, […]