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If you've been following the Fortnite scene for the past few weeks, then you know what the hot topic of discussion is right now. We of course are talking about the B.R.U.T.E. mechs that were introduced in Season 10. These two-person war machines are outfitted with sturdy armor, shotguns, missile launchers and can dish out incredible damage by stomping on opponents. Needless to say, many veteran Fortnite players, and pro streamers in particular, are simply fed up with these overpowered menaces. Developer Epic Games has been relatively silent about the B.R.U.T.E. mechs since launch, only making some minor tweaks for competitive play (like limiting the spawn rate). But now, the complaining... Read more...
Fortnite Season 10 launched to much fanfare earlier this month, and it brought with it a number of changes to the island and the game mechanics. Perhaps the biggest change, however, was the addition of the B.R.U.T.E. mech, which is ideally controlled by two players. Players have complained profusely about the mechs, which many say are too overpowered with their onboard shotgun, missile launcher and shields. Not only that, the mechs can traverse the landscape quickly and stomp opponents with reckless abandon. Now, Fortnite gaming legend Ninja is giving his two cents about the B.R.U.T.E. mechs, and his advice boils down to “Suck it up, buttercup.” While some of the top players... Read more...