Fortnite: Battle Royale shooter with 20 million players
Battle Royale shooters are extremely popular. Following the success of Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds, developer Epic now has over 20 million Fortnite players.
According to current information from SteamSpy , PlayersUnknown’s Battlegrounds has now convinced more than 16 million players to make a purchase. As part of this success, Epic decided to develop a Battle Royale mode for Fortnite. The developer even offers these for free – with full success. The studio confirms that more than 20 million players have played Fortnite:
On the last weekend of October alone, 811,000 of the players were simultaneously active on the servers of the title. As a result, developers are beginning to push their limits as servers collapse more frequently, resulting in matchmaking and connection issues.
These weapons increase your chance of competing in Battle Royale mode:
In Battle Royale mode, 100 players are suspended on a large map and it is fought until only one player is left. You also get the opportunity to fight with friends in the fight.
In terms of player numbers, Fortnite PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has now overtaken officially. No surprise, Fortnite is available for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One and is completely free. PUBG, however, can only be played on the PC so far, it should also appear at the end of the year for the Xbox One.