Fortnite is a multiplayer online battle royal game, it involves a 100 players dropping on an island and surviving the storm, the last one will get a victory royale.
The game now has more than 300 million players playing an average of 5 hours per day! The game is available on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Mobile.
Fortnite: Battle Royale has been since than breaking records; on Youtube views and on streams on the Twitch platform.
After the great success of the movie “Avengers: Infinity wars”, Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite, had the crazy idea of collaborating the infamous characters from the movie for an intense gameplay.
Creating a massive hype in the gaming community, rumors and leaks started appearing.
Then the countdown happened.
“Wield true power… the Infinity Gauntlet. Starting now, you can become Thanos in the Infinity Gauntlet Limited Time Mashup.”
This game mode was supposed to be released on Tue, May 8, 2018, at 11 pm GMT, but Epic games had technical issues releasing the patch note which lead to a late release, the update was released at 3 am GMT, everyone was awake, waiting for the game mode so they can jump into Thanos and destroy the world.
The massive influx of players logging in to play the game had to lead to servers to shut down, they tweeted: » 4:00am ET (0800 GMT). There will be downtime. »
After an hours or so, the servers went up again, and everyone was STILL waiting to play the game, streams on Youtube and Twitch had the titles “ Skipping school to play fortnite” and everyone was watching them and playing at the same time.
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We wish you all a great summer and happy gaming !!