DID YOU KNOW?
Fortnite began its development as early December of 2011? The original concept was a third-person shooter co-op survival game. In it, players would explore maps to mine resources and be able to build structures. This was crucial to defend against hordes of undead zombie-like enemies. That mode is now a standalone game called Fortnite Save The World. One of its novel features was its free form building system. With it, players would be able to build and form structures in any way they want. The popularity of the battle royale game genre was rising and it was an opportune time. They took the best parts of the core game mechanics and experience and turned it into something new. Fortnite Battle Royale, a new free-to-play 100-person battle royale game was born.
Fortnite operates on a free to play business model with an in-game store in place. These items do not provide any advantage to users. This ensures fair play among everyone. These items are for cosmetic purposes only. Fornite was a runaway hit and became a worldwide phenomenon. People of all ages all over the world was playing it. Even celebrities and popular game personalities were in on the action. Mobile apps for Fortnite soon appeared for players to take advantage of. These apps provided a way for players to keep track of their game stats as well other's. Some apps also served as a place to gain more information and tips for the game.