Thursday, 19 September, 2019

Fortnite Has 8.3 Million Concurrent Players Worldwide

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Emmett Howard | 12 November, 2018, 17:09

Expect Epic's numbers to only increase as word of the game spreads in South Korea and additional systems come online over the holidays. As PC Gamer points out, that number is ridiculous when you consider that Steam as a platform - yes, the entire platform, across every game on the system - peaked at 13 million players in the last 24 hours.

"This partnership represents a great opportunity for millions of National Football League fans who are Fortnite players to express their fandom inside the game while at the same time exposing our brand to countless others". Earlier this year, news surfaced about PUBG hitting one million concurrent players for over a year straight. At that time, it caused some serious server problems for Epic - it seems that the developer's invested in some backup tech since then.

Trump ditched cemetery visit to avoid causing Paris traffic jams, says Sanders
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China's exports to US tick up as traders try to beat tariffs
China's exports to the 28-nation European Union in October rose 12 percent over a year ago to $35 billion. A government survey found factory activity in October fell to a two-year low.

VG24/7 reported the milestone, which comes on the back of Fortnite's launch in South Korea this week. There are so many possibilities out there and with what we've seen so far from the Fortnite studio, nothing is out of the realm of possibility. For general Fortnite news, keep an eye on its website. At least according to famed Fortnite streamer Tyler "Ninja" Blevins.

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