• How Battle Royale went from a manga to a Fortnite game mode

    12 days ago - By Rock, Paper, Shotgun

    A Panel Shaped Screen is a monthly column where Giada Zavarise explores how comics and video games inspire each other. This week: the original Battle Royale!
    When you hear the words “battle royale”, most people in 2018 immediately think of the trigger-happy PlunkBat or the cheery Fortnite. But a decade ago, those same words only evoked bleak battles between crying teens, fought on the black-and-white pages of a manga - a Japanese comic.
    Art doesn't exist in a vacuum. Creators absorb ideas and translate them to different mediums, in a web of cross-influences and contaminations. That's why...
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  • Fortnite: Where to Find Forbidden Locations in Season 7

    12 days ago - By Game Rant

    Fortnite Battle Royale's Season 7 Week 1 Challenges are live, with one tasking players with dancing in seven different forbidden locations, and here's where to find them.
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  • Fortnite: Where Are Forbidden Locations?

    Fortnite: Where Are Forbidden Locations?

    12 days ago - By GameSpot

    The first batch of challenges for Fortnite : Battle Royale Season 7 are now available and, among them, there's one that'll have you doing some illegal dance moves. In the free tier of challenges for Week 1, Epic wants you to dance in seven different forbidden locations and will give you five Battle Stars in return, which will help you earn some of those new skins. Here's where to go and what to do You might remember a similar challenge from Season 3, and while the mechanics of it are similar, you'll have to hunt down the right spots to get your dance on. Peppered around the island are...
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  • Fortnite: Where to Find the Season 7 Week 1 Hidden Battle Star

    12 days ago - By Game Rant

    After players manage to complete all of the Season 7 Week 1 challenges in Fortnite battle royale, here is where they can go to find a hidden battle star.
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