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Fall Guys’ developers accidentally uploaded source files to Steam

A recent Fall Guys update on Steam included a bunch of files in a folder called “BackUpThisFolder_ButDontShipItWithYourGame”. The folder, which is auto-generated by Unity, includes a bunch of source files. The files were removed the following day, but their leak is potentially bad news for devleopers Mediatonic and their efforts to stop cheating in Fall Guys. Read more

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Fall Guys delayed on Xbox and Switch, but cross-play is coming

By Stephany Nunneley 30 April 2021 17:34 GMT Mediatonic has delayed the release of Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout on Xbox One and Switch.According to the studio, the previously announced summer 2021 Switch and Xbox One release for Fall Guys is “just too soon” to include all of the “tasty new features” being worked on.Watch on YouTubeOne of the new features is cross-play. The delay will give the team time to add the feature so that when the game comes out on Switch and Xbox One, everyone will be able to play together regardless of platform.A new release window for the Switch and…

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Fall Guys Season 4 coming next week, includes Among Us crossover

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 15 March 2021 16:10 GMT Fall Guys Season 4 has been confirmed, and the start date has been announced with a new cinematic trailer that teases a sci-fi theme and an Among Us crossover.After we saw Fall Guys Season 4 teased with a clip of a 60-player gauntlet with low gravity zones last week, the developers at Mediatonic have now formally announced what’s coming next for the party game.Today, Mediatonic and Devolver Digital pushed a new trailer that confirms Fall Guys Season 4 will be available on all platforms on March 22. Check out the new trailer…

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Fall Guys Season 4 teased with clip of 60-player gauntlet with low gravity zones, forcefield, and more

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 10 March 2021 20:23 GMT Fall Guys Season 4 has been teased by Mediatonic.The development team teased one of the seven levels coming to Fall Guys with Season 4.According to the tweet, what you see below is a 60-player gauntlet with “Low Gravity Zones, Forcefields, Flippity Bippities, Chonky Buttons, and Spicy Light Swingers.”While there is no exact date for Season 4, a release date will be revealed via a trailer on March 15.Mediatonic was recently acquired by Epic Games, which promised the gameplay isn’t changing and that the company will “continue to invest in making the…

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Fall Guys studio Mediatonic is now part of Epic Games

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 2 March 2021 18:17 GMT Mediatonic has joined the Epic Games family.Th news was first announced via a tweet from the Fall Guys Twitter account.According to the announcement from Epic, the gameplay isn’t changing and Epic will “continue to invest in making the game a great experience for players across platforms.”The game will remain purchasable on Steam and PlayStation. If you own the game on these platforms, you’ll still be able to play it from there and will receive future updates. It is also still coming soon to Nintendo Switch and Xbox. “At Tonic Games Group…

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Cuphead and Mugman are coming to Fall Guys

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 22 February 2021 20:38 GMT A fall is surely brewing as beloved indie icons Cuphead and Mugman get confirmed for the gameshow-inspired battle royale, Fall Guys.“Cuphead and his pal Mugman are coming to @FallGuysGame” reads a tweet from the official Studio MDHR account (that’s the developer behind Cuphead).As per the tweet, Cuphead will arrive on February 24 alongside a special emote that has yet to be shared, and perpetual player two, Mugman, will arrive to keep him company from February 27. “Get ready for a swell battle in the Blunderdome!” concludes the tweet.Each costume piece (including…

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Fall Guys is coming to Xbox this summer

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 18 February 2021 14:30 GMT Devolver Digital and Mediatonic’s popular gameshow-inspired battle royale Fall Guys is heading to Xbox One and Xbox Series S|X this summer.After last night’s announcement that Fall Guys will be coming to Nintendo Switch later this year, the game’s official Twitter account has also made it clear that the popular party title will also be arriving on Xbox, too.“The team at Mediatonic have been hard at work concocting more and more elaborate schemes for future content (costumes, rounds, new features and improvements) that Xbox players can enjoy this summer and beyond,” says…

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Fall Guys gets a Red Panda costume, but you need to pick it up soon

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 14 February 2021 16:36 GMT Fall Guys has an adorable new costume up for grabs, but if you want to dress your bean as a Red Panda you’ll have to be quick.Fall Guys developer Mediatonic is feeling the love today and offering out a “Valentine’s Gift” to players of the game show-inspired battle royale game.It’s not quite the no-strings-attached freebie you may want on this romantic holiday, though, since if you want to pick up the new costume you’ll have to head into the in-game store and drop 1000 kudos on the cosmetic.If you’re in need…

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A Fortnite x Fall Guys crossover may be coming soon

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 8 February 2021 17:48 GMT A line of data in the most recent Fall Guys update suggests that the game show-inspired battle royale will get its very own Fortnite crossover.Fall Guys is no stranger to collaborations: the developers at Mediatonic have managed to fold a slew of other brands into the title since it launched in 2019, including Godzilla, Sonic the Hedgehog, Goose Game and more.The next crossover, though, seems to be looking at another stablemate in the battle royale genre: Fortnite. Fortnite X Fall Guys will be coming in the future! Some new strings were…

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Fall Guys Season 3.5 update arrives on PS4 and PC tomorrow

Fall Guys Season 3.5 arrives on February 2, and it’s a generous mid-Season refresh, bringing a new level, over 40 level variations, and much more besides.Developer Mediatonic first gave us a rundown of what the generous new mid-Season patch would include last week, where it also gave us the long and unwieldy update name “stop with the yeets name it anything else just don’t include the word yeet please im begging you”.Now, though, we finally have a release date – and it’s landing sooner than we would have thought. In a tweet (below), the developer announced the new patch will be…

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Fall Guys Season 3.5 update will introduce a new level, 40+ level variations and more

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 25 January 2021 20:31 GMT Fall Guys Season 3.5 is bringing some pretty big changes to the quiz show-inspired battle royale game for the game’s mid-Season update.Though developer Mediatonic has not given us an exact date for the new patch we’ve been given more information about specifically what will be added into the game in the next big update (which, by the way, is called “stop with the yeets name it anything else just don’t include the word yeet please im begging you”).The multiplayer PS4 and PC hit launched back in August 2020 and has since gone on…

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Fall Guys leaves a Santa costume in your stocking this week

Fall Guys is in the midst of its snowy third season, meaning there are all sorts of costumes and other dress up goodies to earn by playing enough. Here’s one reward you can earn just by logging in though, so long as you do it by Christmas. Mediatonic have left a full on Santa costume in your inventory for you, announced with no less than a silly, live-action commercial. (more…)

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Troy Baker and Fall Guys devs raising money for UK mental health charities

By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 16 December 2020 16:18 GMT Variety of organisations are benefitting from this stream.Voice actor Troy Baker and Mediatonic – the studio behind smash-hit Fall Guys – are raising money for UK mental health charities via a livestream later this week.This is a collaboration with UK video games trade body Ukie, with the stream taking place on Friday, December 18 to raise money for Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM), Head to Toe, and Safe in Our World between 4pm and 6pm UK. You can watch it right here.One of the names appearing on the stream is Baker,…