Game News Roundup: The Avengers are Coming to Fortnite
Avengers: Infinity War is coming to Fortnite, cornhole season is back and scientists are looking to kids for inspiration when developing AI.
Here’s what’s happening in games and tech, from an Avengers / Fortnite mashup to pro cornhole tips.
The biggest game and the biggest movie in the world are colliding, with a special Avengers: Infinity War event launching in Fortnite Tuesday. Details are scarce, but parents, you should probably prepare for additional begging and pleading for extra screen time when it launches.
Update 5/8/18: A new temporary game mode lets players find the Infinity Gauntlet and turn into Thanos, who has special abilities. They'll need to defend themselves from other players who want the Gauntlet for themselves.
Scientists are using kids’ insatiable curiosity as inspiration for teaching artificial-intelligence (computers) to learn.
Pokemon Go fans can participate in a series of real-world events this summer, but don’t worry if you can’t make it -- special activities and challenges will be available for kids and parents stuck at home.
A professional cornhole player shares tips to help you come out on top the next time you play the popular backyard game.