On 20th March, Fortnite players across the Globe reported outages of the game servers. Are you wondering when will the Fortnite servers be up? The servers are perfectly working now.
Apparently, the servers were down due to the upcoming v24.01 update. When a new update is shipped to the game, the servers can go down for a short while. However, in case of an update, the servers can be up quite quickly.
FORTNITE SERVER STATUS
During the maintenance time, Fortnite players won’t be able to log in to the game, access game services or matchmaking, parties, friends and messaging services, voice chat, stats, and leaderboards, the Fortnite Item Shop, or Fortnite Crew.
There are a number of websites to check the server status of popular games like Fortnite. One of the most reliable websites to check server issues is actually the official site. It shows detailed stats on the statuses of game coordinators of Fortnite and Fall Guys along with reports of server outages.
So next time you find yourself in a similar situation, don’t panic and take your time to check if the servers are down. Another renowned website to check server outages is DownDetector. Besides those, you can always follow TalkEsport to see the latest updates on Fortnite server outages throughout the world.
What is Fortnite?
Fortnite is a free-to-play online video game developed by Epic Games. It is a battle royale game where up to 100 players fight to be the last person or team standing on an ever-shrinking island.
What platforms is Fortnite available on?
Fortnite is available on PC, Mac, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android.
Is Fortnite free?
Yes, Fortnite is free-to-play. However, there are in-game purchases available for players to buy cosmetic items, Battle Passes, and other items.
What is the Fortnite Battle Pass?
The Battle Pass is a seasonal progression system that allows players to earn rewards by completing challenges and leveling up. It costs V-Bucks (Fortnite’s in-game currency) to purchase and provides access to exclusive rewards for the duration of the season.
Can I play Fortnite with my friends?
Yes, Fortnite has both solo and team modes. You can play with friends in duos or squads, or join random players in team modes.
What is V-Bucks?
V-Bucks are Fortnite’s in-game currency that can be used to purchase cosmetic items, Battle Passes, and other items. V-Bucks can be earned by completing challenges or purchased with real money.
Is Fortnite cross-platform?
Yes, Fortnite supports cross-platform play between different platforms, allowing players on PC, Mac, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android to play together.
What is the Fortnite Creative mode?
Fortnite Creative is a sandbox-style mode where players can build and customize their own island, invite friends to explore, and play mini-games they created.