battle royale

  1. Armenius

    Hyper Scape

    New Battle Royale from Ubisoft. Looks to have a lot of influences from other BR games on the market, especially Apex Legends. The game is using the same gimmick that Valorant used to get access to the "technical test" of the game. https://www.hyperscapegame.com Soundtrack sounds very Mick...
  2. Armenius

    Battlefield V's battle royale Firestorm is now live

    The long-awaited Battle Royale mode for Battlefield V went live this morning on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. To differentiate itself from other Battle Royale games on the market, Battlefield V has players complete radiant objectives throughout the game in order to gain access to the best...
  3. cageymaru

    Octane from Apex Legends Is Now Available

    Apex Legend's newest playable character is called Octane. The speed runner will have abilities that allow him to trade health for speed, regenerate the health that he lost, and drop a launch pad that shoots him and his teammates into the air. Apex Legends is the latest hit title from Respawn...
  4. cageymaru

    The Latest Battlefield V: Firestorm Reveal Trailer Details Battle Royale Mode

    Electronic Arts has released the Battlefield V: Firestorm reveal trailer that details the game's new 64-player Battle Royale mode. It will feature a ring of fire that slowly creeps in to shrink the map, squad revives, artillery strikes, combat vehicles, high-reward objectives that offer the best...
  5. AlphaAtlas

    PlayerUnknown Leaves PUBG Development Team

    On Twitter, Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene announced that he's leaving the the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds development team to head up a new division of PUBG corp called "PUBG Special Projects." While he will still be a "creative consultant" for PubG's development, Brendan Green says he's...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Update 5.0 for Hunt Showdown is Out

    Hunt Showdown's 5.0 Update is out, and among other things, it seems to make make the already visually stunning game look even better. The developers have added times of day to the Lawson Delta and Stillwater Bayou Maps, meaning you can now hunt in "Daylight, Nighttime, Golden, and Foggy"...
  7. AlphaAtlas

    Respawn Bans Over 355,000 Apex Legends Cheaters

    Over the weekend, the developers behind the surprise battle royale hit Apex Legends claimed they've banned over 355,000 cheaters though the game's Easy-Anti-Cheat system. That's significantly more than the 16,000 cheaters they reportedly banned in February, but like the PubG devs, they reiterate...
  8. AlphaAtlas

    Battlefield V Battle Royale Footage Leaks Online

    We haven't heard much about Battlefield V's "Firestorm" battle royale mode, but footage of the new mode has allegedly leaked online. The leak comes straight from EA's own website, and appears to be a tutorial for the game's mechanics. At the time of this writing, the video was still up, but I...
  9. AlphaAtlas

    Apex Legends Hits 50 Million Players

    In a tweet that Eurogamer spotted, Respawn's CEO revealed that Apex Legends has hit 50 million players merely 4 weeks after the surprise launch. Roundhill Investments has been tracking the progress of Apex Legend's meteoric rise, and notes that it took Fortnite almost 5 times as long to hit 50...
  10. AlphaAtlas

    PubG Corporation Patches Vulnerabilities and Arrests Hackers

    While Fortnite is the current king of the hill in the PC gaming world, and Apex Legends is one of the hottest new releases, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is still immensely popular. The game still regularly has hundreds of thousands of concurrent players on Steam alone, and according to a recent...
  11. cageymaru

    Apex Legends Hits 25 Million Players and 2 Million Concurrent Peak in Its First Week

    Vince Zampella of Respawn Entertainment has announced that Apex Legends has surpassed the 25 million player mark in its first week. Also the peak number of concurrent players during that week was 2 million over the weekend. He also announced that Season One starts in March and there will be a...
  12. AlphaAtlas

    Apex Legends Performance Tested

    For a game that wasn't even announced until the day it launched, Apex Legends is doing very well. As EA pointed out last week, the game has already breached 1 million concurrent players, though they didn't break down the split between PC and Consoles. Yesterday Digital Foundry put Respawn's...
  13. AlphaAtlas

    Apex Legends Hits 1 Million Players, But Replaced Titanfall 3

    Respawn's first attempt at a battle royale game wasn't even publicly revealed until yesterday, but the developers say the game is already doing surprisingly well. The CEO of Respawn Entertainment, Vince Zampella, said that Apex "broke a million unique players in under 8 hours." By many accounts...
  14. cageymaru

    Here Is the Apex Legends Launch Trailer

    Respawn Entertainment has released its new free-to-play (F2P) Battle Royale game called Apex Legends. It is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and via Origin on the PC. Conquer with character in Apex Legends, a free-to-play* battle royale game where legendary challengers fight for glory...
  15. AlphaAtlas

    Call of Duty's Battle Royale Mode is Free for a Week

    Acitivision is hosting a free one week trial for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's "Blackout" battle royale mode. Between now and noon CST on January 24, you can jump into Blackout's 100 man fights at no charge, and Activision mentions that they have "duo" and "quad" modes for players that want to...
  16. AlphaAtlas

    PubG Peaks at Over 1 Million Players Again

    Facing the meteoric rise of Fortnite and criticisms of a sluggish development pace, PubG's player count has fallen significantly over the past year. According to SteamCharts, PubG had an average player count of 1.5 million in January of this year, with peaks of over 3.2 million players online at...
  17. AlphaAtlas

    PUBG's Vikendi Map is Out Now

    PubG Corp's new snow themed map is out on PC today. The 6x6km battleground is set in a snowy, "isolated Northern resort island in the shadow of Mount Kreznic." The developers also introduced a slew of changes and features with the new map, including a new assault rifle, balance changes, and a...
  18. AlphaAtlas

    Daybreak Announces Planetside Arena

    Daybreak Games, the developer behind the EverQuest series, H1Z1, and DC Universe Online, just announced another entry into the crowded battle royale space. Unlike H1Z1 King of the Hill, which originally spawned out of a zombie themed survival game, Planetside Arena is a spinoff of their sci-fi...
  19. cageymaru

    CS:GO Goes Free-To-Play and Adds Battle Royale Mode

    Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) has been transformed into a free-to-play title. Customers who already purchased the game will have "Prime Status" and gamers new to the series can purchase Prime Status for $14.99. An up to 18 player Battle Royale mode called "Danger Zone" has been added...
  20. cageymaru

    Fortnite Growth Continues as over 78 Million Login to Play in August

    Fortnite has continued on its ridiculous growth pattern as Epic Games has announced that 78.3 million players logged into the game during the month of August. Epic was forced to upgrade their critical infrastructure such as servers and stats as no one could have realistically predicted the...
  21. cageymaru

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta Ends PUBG 1 Million Concurrent Player Streak

    The Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 beta has ended the PUBG streak of having 1 million concurrent players everyday on Steam. The PUBG streak lasted for a year until the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 beta launched yesterday that introduced its own version of Battle Royale. This was tracked by SteamDB...
  22. AlphaAtlas

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Gets a Battle Royale Trailer

    Activision just released a trailer for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's "Blackout" battle royale mode. My insider sources tell me that this is the 15th official Call of Duty game, not including 7 mobile releases and various DLC, but Black Ops 4 is the first one to feature a battle royale mode...
  23. DooKey

    Battlefield 5 – Official Gamescom Trailer – Devastation of Rotterdam

    I know we've seen Battlefield 5 trailers before and this one is similar to previous trailers, however, this one appears to hint at a Battle Royale mode at the end of the video. I know this is something people have been waiting for and this trailer might be the holy grail. Take a look. Watch the...
  24. DooKey

    'Mavericks' Promises 1,000-Player Battle-Royale Mayhem

    Newcomer Automaton is promising a new battle-royale game that features the ability to battle with 1,000 players at a time. The game is pretty ambitious and plans to take on Fortnite and PUBG. At first they will release the capability to have 200-400 player battles and then will upgrade...
  25. naib

    Crazy Justice

    A new BR game is expected to be released this month (probably aligning with E3) - https://crazyjustice.co/ Now this is a genre already dominated by PUBG and Fortnite so much so PUBG is going all legal. Now a new game entering this genre needs to offer something to entice players and its look...
  26. R

    Totally Accurate Battlegrounds Free For First 100 Hours

    Dubbed as a "last-weirdo-standing battle royale game," Totally Accurate Battlegrounds started as an April Fool's parody of the Battle ROyale genera, and the game Totally Accurate Battle Simulator. As a special offer, for the first 100 hours after the games release, you get the game for free...
  27. R

    Fortnite is Coming to Android

    In a "State of Mobile" press release today, Fortnite developer Epic Games went over some in-development improvements to the mobile battle-royale carpal tunnel inducer. Such upgrades are a customizable in-game HUD, voice chat, performance, and stats. However buried in the middle of the post...
  28. R

    CoD Black Ops 4 and Battlefield 2018 May Have Battle-Royale Modes

    Multiple sources have been reporting on rumors for the upcoming Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, and Battlefield 2018. Fortunately DSOGaming was kind enough to consolidate them to let us know that CoD:Bo4 and BF2018 may feature battle-royale modes because of course they will, with Battlefield's...
  29. R

    Fortnite: Battle Royal Shooting Test Now Live

    Epic Games has announced they are starting a limited time mode called "Shooting Test #1" in Fornite: Battle Royale. The game mode is for testing first shot-accuracy. Weapons will now have first-shot accuracy, indicated by a red glow on the reticle, and is applied when standing still, aiming, and...
  30. M

    Fortnite Battle Royale Free September 26

    Those of you who have yet to try out PlayerUnkown's Battleground (PUBG) can soon get a taste of the "battle royale-style " gameplay at no cost. Starting September 26, Fortnite's Battle Royale update will be available free as a standalone title. Fortnite is Epic Games entry into the team-based...
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