In the first 72 hours, the game earned $1 million (close to Rs. 6.5 crore). It's likely that those revenue numbers will grow significantly when the game is opened up to Android players as well.
Fortnite's development team at Epic Games' decision to get rid of friendly fire in the popular free-to-play game was driven by issues with in-game toxic behavior.
Well, for all Android users out there, the Android version is also in the making and will be released in upcoming months. In addition, it entered the top 10 of main applications in 58 countries. Put into perspective, Pokémon GO grossed $4.9 million and Clash Royale brought in $4.6 million during their first four days after releasing on iOS. Currently, Fortnite mobile is only available for iOS devices AND by invitation only. Since the beginning of the match, the circle is already formed, and the shrinking countdown begins as soon as you hit the ground.More news: ISIS Bomb Attack Kills 26 People Near Afghan Capital
When you are invited, you will receive an email with a link to download the game from the App Store.
Players who do receive invites from Epic will also get additional friend invite codes to share with friends.
Fortnite debuted as an early access co-op game survival game on PC, Mac, Playstation 4 and Xbox One in 2017, incorporating scavenging, resource collection and building mechanics into a sandbox style shooter. It will be interesting to see the future of "Fortnite" Mobiles.