Game News Roundup: Now It's Fork Knife, Not Fortnite
Fortnite has a fun nickname, Star Wars fans can now duel with friends, and YouTube Kids is celebrating creativity.
Here’s what’s going on in the worlds of video games and tech, from Fortnite’s trendy nickname to Disney’s new lightsaber duels.
Impress your kids by tossing Fortnite’s popular nickname into your next conversation, but don’t make the mistake this one mom did (see below).
Very frustrated lady next to me at Gamestop: "My son Kevin wants Fork Knife for his birthday but no place has it in stock."— TheBloggess (@TheBloggess) May 1, 2018
me: I think it's Fortnite.
Her: No. It's definitely Fork Knife.
Sorry Kevin. I tried.
Star Wars fans can now have rhythm-based lightsaber duels using augmented reality (AR) headsets -- and like all Star Wars, it’s full of lightsaber action but still appropriate for most everyone.
The kid-friendly video-viewing app just launched new playlists designed to inspire kids to create things, such as magnetic slime and edible glitter.
For a limited time, Pokemon trainers can receive a free Legendary Pokemon -- either Xerneas or Yveltal -- by visiting a participating retail store (GameStop in the U.S.) and asking for a free code.