Rumors Tease an Epic It Chapter Two Crossover – CCN Markets

Fresh off of a collaboration with Netflix’s Stranger Things, Epic Games’ Fortnite is slated for a crossover with Stephen King’s It, according to new rumors. | Source: Epic Games (i), Warner Bros. (ii). Image Edited by CCN. Fresh off of a collaboration with Netflix’s Stranger Things earlier this summer, Epic Games’ battle royale game Fortnite […]

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Fortnite Star Ninja’s Booming Mixer Fanbase Should Terrify Twitch

By CCN Markets: Fortnite streamer Ninja hits 1.5 million subscriptions on Mixer and suggests that there is more growth to come for his new channel. The popular streamer hit this milestone just a few weeks after making the shock announcement that he would be dropping Twitch to stream exclusively on its rival, Mixer. 1.5 million […]

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Leftist Fortnite Gamer Gets Twitch Ban for Saying ‘America Deserved 9/11’

Left-wing Fortnite streamer HasanAbi has received a ban for saying the US “deserved” 9/11 in a now-deleted Twitch stream. | Source: Hasan Piker/Facebook (i), Epic Games (ii). Image Edited by CCN. By CCN Markets: Hasan “HasanAbi” Piker – a one-time Fortnite streamer with over 120,000 subscribers on Twitch – found himself on the wrong end […]

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Mobile Fuels Gaming’s Ascent to $152B, Transforms Gamer Image

Perceptions of gaming and the identity of the average gamer are on the cusp of changing thanks to the rising popularity of mobile games. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Perceptions of gaming and gamers are on the cusp of changing thanks to the rising popularity of mobile games. This year alone, the value of the […]

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PUBG Players Can Get Crypto Rewards for Winning Games This Summer

Crypto game marketing startup Refereum says it has secured a partnership with major Fortnite competitor, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG). The partnership will reward PUBG players with RFR tokens. The startup tells CoinDesk it is supplying the RFR tokens for the initial campaign. “PUBG has granted Refereum special access to the PUBG login system, and we’ve tightly […]

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Epic Splashes Fortnite Millions Luring Game Developers to Ditch Steam

Inviting the wrath of diehard Steam fans, Epic Games continues to snap up Epic Store exclusives by throwing millions at developers to coax them away from Valve’s platform. How does a newcomer chip away at such an entrenched market? No competitor has yet to successfully rival Steam’s dominance as the go-to digital storefront for PC […]

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