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Fortnite Battle Royale Is Coming To Mobile Devices With Cross Play

Fornite Mobile Mobile Version Announced with Cross-Platform Play with Nearly All Other Versions
Beatrice Douglas | 10 March, 2018, 01:50

Given the hype surrounding Fortnite right now, it's pretty incredible that developers have been able to get a fully featured version of the game for mobile devices, and Epic Games has insisted that there will be more to come in the future.

You'll be able to sign up starting Monday, March 12th for the Invite Event on iOS.

It's also reported that Fortnite Battle Royale on mobile will eventually support cross-play and cross-progression between the PlayStation 4, PC, Mac, iOS, and the Android versions of the game. One of the bigger changes is the way Battle Royale teams can now organize themselves into groups of 20.

"If you don't receive an invite right away, don't worry". That being said, Epic promises to invite lots of players over the coming months. But that is only if a person from a squad invites a friend from another platform.

As it is a robust game, Fortnite requires the following devices at minimum: iPhone 6S/SE, iPad Mini 4, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2 or a 2017 iPad. The Android version will be out at a later date. So, iOS users will be able to take on Android when the support arrives. Given the oversaturation of zombie-themed games of late, you'd think the "Minecraft slash Left 4 Dead" four-player co-op would become just another title on Epic's belt.


Although Fortnite Battle Royale is free to download, if you're playing on Xbox One you will have to pay for Xbox Live Gold to play online. Your progress will also sync across the platforms. While it does suck that Android is always treated as the redheaded stepchild of mobile, at least we know a release is planned.

What is the Fortnite App?

Fortnite Battle Royale is the direct competitor for PUBG but not anymore as the massively multiplayer online game is about to go all mobile expanding its horizon. Your parents old phone won't be enough to play this one.

You need to be logged in to post a comment. But to clear up any confusion, think as Fortnite as two games.

It's safe to say that Fortnite is a cultural phenomenon at this point. Also, Fortnite runs perfectly on console, allowing access to a much wider audience than PUBG.

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