Fortnite

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‘Who’s to say it’s not real?’ Street artist Kaws on creating Fortnite’s first exhibition
The New Yorker has made a virtual art show to take place within the smash-hit game – and a real-life one at London’s Serpentine with a touch of augmented reality. Can it get young gamers into galleries?

Amy Fleming

18, Jan, 2022 @11:50 AM

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Would you play a video game for 500 hours?
Modern video games boast longer and longer playtimes – but does the idea of spending hundreds of hours on a game make you feel excited, or exhausted?

Keith Stuart

12, Jan, 2022 @10:00 AM

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TechScape: looking back at our tech predictions of years past
In this week’s newsletter: let’s scroll back and see how right – or wrong – we were about the future of tech

Alex Hern

28, Dec, 2021 @11:45 AM

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Gaming is culture – even Fortnite has something to say about society
In the first edition of our gaming newsletter: why games, like all art, have the power to connect, entertain and cause change

Keza MacDonald

14, Dec, 2021 @12:45 PM

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From Fortnite to Fifa, online video game players warned of rise in fraud
After games boom in pandemic, gangs are using phishing and malware to cheat fans out of money and reveal their personal data

Hilary Osborne

17, Oct, 2021 @5:01 AM

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Fortnite may be a great video game but it would make a pointless movie
The game has a ready audience of around 350 million – but are they really going to sit through 120 minutes of plot and dialogue?

Ben Child

15, Oct, 2021 @8:39 AM

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Apple bans Fortnite from App Store indefinitely as legal battle continues
Epic CEO condemns ‘extraordinary anticompetitive move by Apple’ in case that could take years

Guardian staff and agencies

22, Sep, 2021 @8:50 PM

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Apple: what is Fortnite feud about and what does App Store ruling mean?
Tech firm is ordered to remove restrictions on app developers steering buyers outside platform

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

10, Sep, 2021 @9:09 PM

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Australian watchdog considers regulating Apple and Google to boost app store competition
Push comes as Fortnite creator Epic Games fights a global legal battle against the tech giants over in-app payments

Josh Taylor

18, Aug, 2021 @5:30 PM

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‘Limits are non-existent in the metaverse!’ Video game concerts become big business
This weekend, tens of millions will watch and interact with an Ariana Grande avatar for a concert in video game Fortnite – the latest in a growing, lucrative market

Rob LeDonne

07, Aug, 2021 @12:30 AM

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Tencent curbs on gaming time will shock markets but please many parents
China’s regulators are on the march again but moves to restrict children’s access may be welcomed by many

Alex Hern

04, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Why are Apple and Epic going to court over Fortnite currency?
We look at the issues that led the two firms to pick a fight over content allowed on Apple’s App Store

Alex Hern

02, May, 2021 @3:10 PM

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