Epic Games has revealed a new range of competitive online tournaments are coming to Fortnite as it rolls out version 6.10, the most significant update since Season 6 began. In the new update, full patch notes of which can be found below, players will now be able to take part in the new timed tournaments by accessing the new 'Events' tab. Here, players will find a selection of tournaments that take place at certain times and dates, with sessions usually lasting for a few hours, such as the Salty Springs or Tomato Temple Cup. Each tournament will be themed around a different game mode. The first tournament will be the Alpha Tournament, a Solo jaunt that runs from 16 October to 21 October. Various tournaments will then run until 1 November when the calendar will be refreshed. Once signed up and the sessions begin, player will earn points that go towards their competition total. The more points you earn, the tougher it gets as you are matched with players on a similar total. … [Read more...] about Fortnite to feature new competitive tournaments as update version 6.10 arrives
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FALLOUT 76 was revealed ahead of E3 2018, but what is it? Here's everything we know about the new spin off game from Bethesda Game Studios. By Dom Peppiatt / Published 5th September 2018 BETHESDA Fallout 76: NEW Xbox One X Robot White bundle revealed by Microsoft ahead of release DS Fallout 4 - Nukes updateA new article from Game Informer goes into more detail about how players will be able to discover and deploy nuclear missiles against each other in the game.There are a variety of aspects that will prevent players being able to find and launch nukes right away - new players take note.Your first opportunity to find and launch a nuke comes at the end of the game's story - Game Informer doesn't go into detail about how exactly this works, but it seems to [SPOILER ALERT] have something to do with finding the Overseer of the Vault you start in.The story will be longer (!) than in previous titles and will take players across the whole map, too. Once discovered at the end of … [Read more...] about Fallout 76: Bethesda details how Nukes work, how to unlock and find end-game missiles
GOOGLE is planning to launch their very own games console to break into the lucrative video game market. The search titan is looking to revolutionise home gaming with a device which streams games through the web - much in the same way as PlayStation Now. Here's all you need to know. What is Google Yeti? Yeti is supposedly Google's "Netflix for Games", where games are hosted on remote servers and then streamed to your televisions via a piece of dedicated hardware. This would operate under a subscription service which will include zero downloads and would let you play any of the games in the entire collection. Although PlayStation already has their own streaming platform, Google could have an edge over competitors due to the ubiquity of ChromeCast. A Reuters news report said: “The plan that Google has been working on involves the use of its cloud servers to broadcast the games to users over the internet. “Google has discussed Yeti with game developers, but it is unclear … [Read more...] about What is Google Yeti, when will it be released and will the new video game rival PlayStation, Nintendo Switch and Xbox One?
Technology can be a wonderful thing but it's good to switch off from time to time. Now you'll be able put your phones down for more than five minutes and interact with friends, as a new cafe dedicated to board games is coming to Cardiff this summer. Chance & Counters have chosen Cardiff High Street for its second shop, after the success of the first venture in Bristol. The gaming cafe, which has a library containing more than 500 board games, will be offering food as well as having a licensed bar inside. And they're looking to open in the first week of August , should all things go to plan. Run by three friends, Chance & Counters set out to peel people away from phones and social media with their brand of board gaming fun. One of the co-founders, Steve Cownie, said: "We’ve had our eye on Cardiff for some time, it’s a different challenge but the city has a lot in common with Bristol: amazing beer and friendly, open-minded people for a start." Steve and the other … [Read more...] about Cardiff’s first board game cafe is opening this summer
CALL of Duty is officially set to return with Black Ops 4 in October this year -- and it will feature the series' traditional multiplayer modes, multiple Zombie modes and a Battle Royal mode called Blackout. It will, however, NOT feature a single-player campaign. Call of Duty 2018 release date – when is Black Ops 4 out? The global launch will be on October 12, 2018 on Xbox One, PS4, and PC via Battle.net. Call of Duty 2018 Community Event – what was revealed? The game will be set "between Black Ops II and Black Ops III" - so some time in the near future. The debut multiplayer trailer showed off a mix of familiar-looking modern weapons and advanced technology, such as auto-building barricades, assault-rifle size flamethrowers and some brutal-looking melee weapons. These weapons will feature a new modding system, and a whole new class of mod that will change the way weapons operate and reward players who invest time learning a particular weapon. Call of Duty Black … [Read more...] about Black Ops 4 battle royale mode, release date, zombie modes – all the confirmed Call of Duty 2018 news