Rogue Company Season 1 is on its way, bringing with it a new rogue, Battle Pass, new map, and more content to look forward to.
Rogue Company made a splash with its closed beta release in 2020. Streamers were enjoying the third-person tactical shooter and fans were lining up to join the fight.
Since then, Hi-Rez has been steadily adding content to the game in the form of new maps, rogues, and cosmetics – most notably, the Dr. Disrespect crossover that remains in the shop to this day.
Fans of the game had been waiting for the start of a new season, with ranked coming out of beta and the promise of a Battle Pass. On January 7, we finally heard some concrete news about all of this and more.
Rogue Company Season 1
Hi-Rez released a developer update for all of their major games on January 7, with some of the biggest news coming to Rogue Company fans. According to the developers, Rogue Company has four seasons planned for 2021, with the first one coming this February.
This new season will feature a new game mode, map, rogue, and competitive reset as it comes out of the beta phase.
The 2v2 Wingman mode will be coming to Rogue ahead of the start of Season 1. This mode will feature new, smaller maps that cater more towards smaller team sizes.
We don’t have a ton of new information about how this mode will work, but we’ll know soon enough when it releases next week.
New rogue: Kestrel
Kestral will be the next rogue to enter the lineup. She’s a fashion icon from India with abilities that focus on drones and explosives.
We’ll learn more about the next Rogue Company character ahead of Season 1. For now, all we have is a backstory and general overview of her kit.
New Map: The Hollows
The Hollows is “the first of many maps” that Hi-Rez is working on for 2021. The map will be included in the normal game modes along with an exclusive LTM.
Like the new Rogue, we should learn more about The Hollows as Season 1 approaches.
Rogue Company Season 1 Battle Pass
Ever since Fortnite took the world by storm, developers have been favoring Battle Passes as a way to offer players cosmetics. Rogue Company is no different, with a Battle Pass releasing at the start of Season 1.
The Battle Pass will offer sprays, emotes, wraps, and skins for different rogues as you progress through the tiers. Like most other games, players will be able to unlock free rewards along with premium paid rewards in the Battle Pass.
Rogue Company is also revamping the competitive system and introducing tiers to the game. The Season 1 launch follows the pre-season beta program that was widely successful for the competitive player base.
We’ll keep you posted on all of the latest Rogue Company news as Season 1 draws closer.
Image Credit: Hi-Rez
How to get the exclusive Vi skin in Fortnite Season 5
Vi is coming to Season 5 of Fortnite. Here’s how you can obtain them and their whole set including: bling, pickaxe, wrap, and loading screen.
Vi is a new character coming to the world of Fortnite and bringing with them lots of cool new items for players to equip. Here’s how you can get your hands on them.
Epic Games have already done their best to give players a wealth of options in Season 5 of Fortnite thanks to numerous new popular characters. This season we’ve been treated to bonafide A-Listers in Kratos, Master Chief, and The Predator
Now, players of the popular battle royale game have another character with even more customization options to add to their wardrobe.
New Fortnite character, Vi
Vi is a fabulous new addition for all Fortnite Crew members for February. We’re coming to the end of January’s Fortnite Crew content which includes the Green Arrow, and Epic has already got players hyped for their next offering.
This is the official Epic blog post description for Vi: “A cunning new warrior on a race against time arrives in Fortnite Crew. Meet Vi, The Fox Clan’s last hope.”
To gain access to Vi, you need to be signed up to Fortnite Crew. You will then gain access to new skins, the Battle Pass, V-Bucks, and more. If you sign up now, then you’ll still be able to gain access to January’s content and Vi as well.
If are able to acquire Vi, then you will receive the following items:
- Vi’s outfit
- Foxbow Quiver Back Bling
- Crooked Claw Pickaxe
- Drift Shift Wrap
- Vi Loading Screen
Vi will arrive on February 1 and will be out of rotation at the end of February to make way for March’s content.
Make sure you don’t forget to download Vi’s items when they become available. They’ll only be here for one month.
Image credits: Epic Games
Apex Legends Season 8 early patch notes
Some of the early patch notes for Apex Legends Season 8 are already available with some key updates known to be incoming.
We already know lots of confirmed changes coming in the Apex Legends Season 8: Mayhem update. Take a look at some of the upcoming patch notes that you can expect in the February 2 patch notes.
Much of the hype for Season 8 has been directed towards the new Legend on his way from the planet Salvo – Fuse. He’ll also be bringing his deadly 30-30 Repeater Rifle to the party to spice things up as well.
There other changes to be expected in the brand new season, with many players looking forward to all the new buffs and nerfs. Some changes have already been announced by Respawn Entertainment ahead of the game’s new season. It’s not an extensive list, but it gives some indication as to the way some of the Legends are heading.
Apex Legends Season 8 changes
Just to reiterate, this is not an exhaustive list of the complete changes. This is only a taste of things to come.
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Once we do have the final slew of Apex Legends Season 8 then we will post them all.
- Making Amped Cover more efficient by adding 45 health
- Changing her hitbox to be more similar to other Legends
- It seems that Horizon’s tactical ability is going to be the main change
- Hitbox changes could also be on the way for Revenant
- Respawn wants to make Wattson more appealing and are finding ways to make them more eligible as a choice
- Fix for decoys making too much noise with footsteps
- Caustic hammer breaking doors
Quality of Life
- In-game damage tracker added
- Heirloom store not showing all Heirlooms
- Players told they are buying Gibraltar’s Heirloom when buying Caustic’s Heirloom
- Legend skins for Mirage and Bangalore affecting aim down sights
- Errors relating to private matches
- Players can’t hear each other in cross-play lobbies
That covers all the details that have been released so far. As we said, once we know about the full changes coming to Season 8 we’ll be sure to post them.
Image credits: Respawn Entertainment
How to get the Terminator skin set in Fortnite
Epic Games have brought brand new Terminator-themed skins to Fortnite Season 5, and here’s how you can get them.
As Fortnite Season 5 comes closer to its end, new crossovers are being added to the Battle Royale. Now, Epic Games have brought along the T-800 and Sarah Connor as part of a new Terminator skin set.
Fortnite has seen more than its fair share of crossovers throughout the past few years. We’ve seen additions from Halo, God of War, Star Wars, The Walking Dead, and many others. Epic Games have now brought another new addition to the Battle Royale.
Less than a week after the arrival of The Predator, the developers have added brand new Terminator-themed skins to the game. You can choose to play as either the T-800 or Sarah Connor, and here’s how you can get your hands on them.
How to get T-800 and Sarah Connor Fortnite skins
You don’t need to do any special quest or challenge in order to get these skins. You can get yourself the Fortnite x Terminator crossover set by spending some V-Bucks in the Item Shop.
You can pick up the Sarah Connor skin for 1,800, or pay 1,500 to get the T-800. Alternatively, you can purchase the entire bundle for 2,800, which may sound like a lot but you’ll also get some great savings.
You can take a closer look at the prices of the Fortnite Future War set below:
- Future War Bundle: 2,800 V-Bucks
- Sarah Connor: 1,800 V-Bucks
- T-800: 1,500 V-Bucks
- Techno-Grip Axe: 800 V-Bucks
- Cyberdyne Salute: 300 V-Bucks
If you purchase the Future War Bundle, then you will also be able to acquire the exclusive T-800 Endoskeleton Arm and HK Skynet Uplink Back Blings, along with the Combat Knife pickaxe. That makes this worth the money you spend.
We don’t know exactly how much longer these skins will be available in the Item Shop, so you’d better hurry up if you want to get your hands on them.
Image Credits: Epic Games
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