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Technology‘Fortnite’ Hits 200 Million Players, 8.3 Million Concurrents

00:55  28 november  2018
00:55  28 november  2018 Source:   variety.com

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It was a big deal when Fortnite racked up 40 million players by mid-January, but that figure now seems downright quaint. Not all of those players are active, but Epic also recently hit a record of 8 . 3 million concurrent players . Even if some of those 200 million users only touched the game once

English. Русский (Russian). Fortnite hits concurrent participant depend of 8 . three million . 08.11.2018 19:49GamesNo Comments. This week noticed the introduction of Fortnite ’s Battle Royale mode in South Korea, the place gamers have been inspired to play at.

‘Fortnite’ Hits 200 Million Players, 8.3 Million Concurrents© Epic Games

Fortnite” continues its video game dominance, topping 200 million registered players this month and peaking at 8.3 million people playing the game at once, Epic Games tells Variety.

Both numbers show a significant increase in player count. In June, Epic Games noted that it had 125 million registered users. The rocketing increase in registered users is likely tied to the game expanding to the Nintendo Switch that month and then to Android devices in August. In terms of people actively playing the game at the same time, Epic announced back in February that the game peaked at 3.4 million concurrent players. The last time Epic announced total number of players in one month was September when the game hit 78.3 million.

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Epic Games' Fortnite reaches a staggering 8 . 3 million concurrent players worldwide, thanks in part to the game's South Korean debut this week. Epic Games Korea CEO Sung Chul Park reported that Fortnite has reached 8 . 3 million concurrent players worldwide earlier this week.

You heard us: 8 . 3 million people playing Fortnite simultaneously. VG247 has verified the numbers with a spokesperson from Epic Games, twice. This is a meteoric rise in numbers considering that Fortnite previously hit a peak of 3.4 million concurrent players in February which caused major

Epic Games continues to push the game forward and keep players interested with seasonal events, a compelling, bizarre, story of sorts and sweeping changes to the map, weapons, and modes. That work has paid off, not just in high player counts, but potential awards with “Fortnite” up for three in the upcoming Game Awards.

This week, Epic Games also announced the ability to buy and send gifts in-game to friends and other players.

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