Fortnite Battle Royale on iOS (and eventually on Android as well) will be identical to the game that millions of people have been playing on PC and consoles since previous year. Epic Games saw the success that PUBG was having with their battle royale game mode and realized that their already competitive sandbox was ideal for that sort of implementation.
Fortnite will then ask you to choose the primary device you'll be using to play the game. There are widespread reports across YouTube, Reddit and Epic Games' forums saying that an iPhone 6 will not work.
It didn't seem as if Fortnite had any more records to break, after overtaking PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and becoming the most watched game on Twitch, but now it's also the most searched for video game on Google - surpassing even Minecraft.
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It didn't take long after being initially teased last week, but Fortnite: Battle Royale is now officially available on iOS devices. Today is the big day and you can download the game on your iPhone and iPad.
Waiting in the queue
If you have already played Fortnite on another device, you can opt to have your progress in those games matched to your account. We'll have more information on that as it becomes available.
If haven't played before, you'll have to create an account to join the Fortnite for iOS wait list. So at 2GB download, best not waste the space and mobile data if you don't actually have the capacity to play it.
It's an exciting vision, but one that only holds up if Epic itself can make a version of its game that feels whole whether you're playing it on the train with touch controls or in your office with mouse and keyboard.
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