When did Fortnite Come Out: Fortnite has the highest popularity in the world. We can see this from the fact that it has hit over 40 million users. It has over 3.4 million concurrent users. For it to be this popular it must have taken the programmers a lot of time to perfect their art. Everyone is talking about it and we cannot control the urge to have a piece of it. Fortnite has been in development for about seven years. The first version was released in 2011 Spike at Video Game Awards. The development of this game took motivation from other games such as Gears of War, Minecraft, and Left 4 Dead.
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The developer wanted to create wanted to create something unique to gift their fans by creating a cooperative PVE zombie game. In April 2014, fortnite closed-alpha signup and they were working to make the game free-play. The first round of Fortnite Alpha began in December 2014, followed by the second in 2015. A new Mac-compatible version was developed by the fall 2015. It marked the beginning of the close Beta phase.
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On July 21, 2017, a early access was granted who had preordered but it would soon be available to everyone and 25 July 2017, it was available. On September 26, 2017, a new playing mode called Fortnite Battle Royale was released as a free to play. Before the release of this mode Epic Games was little know and after the release of Battle Royale, its popularity began. It got Marvels studios –Avengers infinity war a great deal of competition. It is believed that the game went viral because Drake streamed it on Twitch with Ninja.
This was the breakthrough for Epic Games and from that time the rest has become a good history, looking at their struggle and then a successful venture. It was a popularity well deserved because they took the gamers to another new level with their incredible online game.
We can appreciate the evolution Fortnite has undergone since its release in 2011. It started as a basic game as Epic aimed to just have the game up and running. This could explain why the characters are cartoon-like. It would have drained resources and time to have realistic graphics. But this idea seems to have worked well.
Early March this year, fortnite IOS was released. This is for android players. There is a probability to have Fortnite Save the world free to play. By June 12, 2018, they released an early access of Nintendo Switch. On July 12, 2018, was now available on NVIDIA Shield TV, an Android-based platform. Since then no much details have been released.
August 9, 2018, fortnite Android Beta was released to owners of Samsung mobile devices and was available for free. It was later expanded to other devices on 13th that month. By September 26, 201s, the cross-play feature was extended to PS4 for live playing. It has been a journey for fortnite, developing and perfecting from the early version.