Epic's battle royale phenomenon still leads over competitors PUBG and Apex Legends, but its US July revenue showed a 52% drop year-over-year. V-bucks, Fortnite's in-game currency, accounted for the vast majority of in-game spending.
Released on September 13, Borderlands 3 has sold-in over five million units within its first five days of launch, outselling its predecessor Borderlands 2 by 50%. It's worth noting that the looter-shooter has already become 2K's highest-selling PC title.
Epic has been tight lipped on its exclusivity deals, but a financial report from 505 Games' parent sheds new light on financial arrangement.
Ubisoft, which has several exclusive (aside from UPlay) games in the Epic Game Store, says it 'doesn't reflect' the industry's current path.
EGS exclusivity continues to be a divisive topic of conversation among players and developers alike.
The publisher behind Fortnite and the Unreal Engine has nabbed Factor 5 veterans to lead its new German studio. It's unclear whether the Cologne studio will be focused on Unreal Engine support, game development, or a mix of both.
Epic has fixed the issue, but the suit states that Epic failed to notify affected players and Fortnite users 'have suffered an ascertainable loss.' Legal experts weigh in on the case with GameDaily.
A wave of loot box push-back has hit the industry, and many publishers and developers are aiming for more transparency.
Epic speaks up against harassment campaigns targeting the developers with which it's partnered.
Developer Ben Wasser of Glumberland explains how Epic has structured the exclusivity deal and what it means for his studio and Ooblets.