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Fortnite surpasses 8.3 million concurrent players

Fortnite surpasses 8.3 million concurrent players

With the addition of cross-play and the help of every YouTuber and Streamer on the planet, Fortnite might have become one of the few unstoppable video games, joining the ranks of GTA V and Minecraft.

Fortnite reportedly reached 8.3 million concurrent players around the world, according to VG247. Epic Games' battle royale phenomenon Fortnite has proudly announced that it has passed a milestone for 8.3 million concurrent players.

What makes the figure even more impressive is that Fortnite had just 3.4 million concurrent players as of February 2018.

Minister Jo Johnson quits United Kingdom government over Brexit, calls for new vote
Jenny Chapman, Shadow Brexit Minister, said: "Jo Johnson is the eighteenth minister to resign from Theresa May's government". A Downing Street spokesman said: "The referendum in 2016 was the biggest democratic exercise in this country's history".

Fortnite fans on Reddit are asking Epic Games to bring back Blitz as a permanent mode, after it was removed from the game on Friday, November 9.

With such an enormous player base that continues to grow as time goes on, there is really no telling how large Fortnite can get in the coming weeks, months, and years.

The game's popularity can be attributed to a number of big factors, including its free-to-play approach, its frequent updates, and its support for so many platforms - including Mac and iOS.


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