Every few months, Fortnite enters a new season. Seasons give you a new opportunity to unlock a variety of rewards - including new character and weapon skins, loading screens, emotes and emoticons, and even V-Bucks - by leveling up over the course of the season.Right now, Fortnite is reaching the end of its current season - Season 5. The Fortnite Season 6 release date is Thursday, September 27th. Though a time hasn't been announced, the usual patch times are as follows - it'll likely take a few hours before coming online again:Fortnite Season 6 expected themeFortnite sees strange occurrences in the lead up to a new season, and Season 6 is no different. The big talking point is a giant purple cube, that appeared out of a crack in the sky. It was moving around the map on regular intervals, occasionally leaving runes behind, creating areas of low gravity (and in one case, a rare and amusing anti-gravity bug).Eventually, on September 19th, the cube finished its journey at Loot Lake. It sunk … [Read more...] about Fortnite Season 6 release date, theme, Battle Pass cost and rewards explained
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Nintendo’s online service for the Switch will include access to a selection of classic video games from the NES era as part of the subscription service. Today, Nintendo announced some of the games that will be included as part of the Nintendo Switch Online classic games selection. The 10 NES titles confirmed for the service, which Nintendo refers to as “Nintendo Entertainment System – Nintendo Switch Online” in a press release, are: Soccer Tennis Donkey Kong Mario Bros. Super Mario Bros. Balloon Fight Ice Climber Dr. Mario The Legend of Zelda Super Mario Bros. 3 Nintendo promises 20 NES games will be available when Nintendo Switch Online goes live in September, meaning 10 classic NES games are still to be announced. New games for the service will be added regularly, Nintendo says. Those NES games will include some sort of online play as part of Nintendo Switch Online. That includes online competitive or cooperative multiplayer, or simply taking turns … [Read more...] about Nintendo Switch Online service will launch with 20 NES games
Although it’s one of the best feelings to take down one of the big beasties of Monster Hunter World solo, that feeling only intensifies when you’re standing over a recently deceased carcass collecting its skins and inners with your best pals. And that is possible in Monster Hunter World, in fact you can play and hunt with up to three of your friends, but it’s more difficult than you’d expect for game released in this century. There’s a certain strangeness to the multiplayer components of Monster Hunter World. Unlike other multiplayer games, actually getting into a fight together here requires you to jump through plenty of hoops and accessing hidden menus. But don’t worry, we figured out together and now we’re here to make the whole process a lot easier for you. Monster Hunter World tips Monster Hunter World starter guide How to quickly understand Monster Hunter World (especially if you’re a Destiny player) Monster … [Read more...] about How to play online with your friends in Monster Hunter World
Passes for this year's Game Developers Conference are still available, and today organizers are proud to announce that the perennially popular Shut Up & Sit Down board game lounge will once again be at the show!Shut Up & Sit Down, will offer GDC 2018 attendees a comfortable space to relax and play some of the best card and board games in recent memory. This year the Shut Up & Sit Down folks will be encamped in a prime spot on the 3rd floor of the West Hall of the Moscone Convention Center, and it will be open to all GDC passholders (from Expo to All-Access) at various points during GDC week, March 19th through the 23rd.Board Game Design Day! Taking place over the course of Tuesday, March 20th, the Board Game Design Day will afford attendees the chance to take a deep dive into the art and science of designing non-electronic board (and card) games. It's a great counterpoint to what you'll see in the Shut Up & Sit Down lounge, and will … [Read more...] about GDC 2018 welcomes back the Shut Up & Sit Down board game lounge!
When the time comes to take your Puzzle Fighting skills online, you need to be ready to up your game. While taking folk on over the internet isn’t exactly the same as standing next to them in a sweaty arcade, Puzzle Fighter for mobile on iOS and Android is a pretty great version of the classic arcade gameplay that made the series great. There’s a lot of strategy and depth to puzzle fighter when you get down to it – what starts as a simple color-matching game can very quickly escalate into something far more challenging. Before we get started, there are a number of different terms and concepts in Puzzle Fighter you need to familiarize yourself with, and some are exclusive to Puzzle Fighter mobile. You need to know all about Crash Orbs, Gems, Power Gems, Affinity, Timer Gems and character progression. Before getting into our larger tips here, head to our Puzzle Fighter mobile beginner’s guide to learn more about all of that. Having a lot of gems on your board is … [Read more...] about Puzzle Fighter Mobile strategy: our top tips guide for winning online