Fortnite is Getting Cross-Platform Play, Epic Confirms

Looks like PS4 vs. Xbox One cross-play on Fornite isn’t happening after all

The sign-up option is expected to go live at some point today, and we'll be keeping an eye on Twitter to let you know when that happens right here.

The site where you register is now down for maintenance, but should be back online by 5pm United Kingdom time.

The reason for the staggered rollout is to make sure servers can handle the current number of players.

"Thanks for your patience!"

An Android version of the game is also on the horizon over the coming months.

"If you are on an Android device, please sign up by clicking the button above". If you're playing on an aging phone than your mileage may vary somewhat, but we're willing to bet that the game will still look great. Epic did state that the game will be arriving for Android, but its Android release will be coming at a later date.

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Auto Royale offers such exceptional gameplay, for which is yet another style of Battle Royale, but as the title says, with cars.

Now mobile Fortnite will only be available to iOS11 users, meaning that it doesn't yet support Android devices. I do not however see Fornite on iOS being a big Twitch viewing experience.

Epic Games just revealed the first trailer for Fortnite Battle Royale on mobile, and the game is looking phenomenal.

Want to set up a play session between your PS4 and PC friends? Almost. Fortnite Battle Royale is in the position to become the ideal cross-play massively multiplayer battleground, but only if Microsoft and Sony can build bridges.

This week's update to Fortnite will bring with it llamas, although the contents of the new types of loot is now under wraps. To take part, you'll need an Internet connection and iOS 11 on at least an iPhone 6S/SE, iPad Mini 4, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, or iPad 2017 devices. It also supports cross-progression across all of these platforms, meaning that you can link your Epic Games account to your PlayStation account and keep your progress and rewards no matter where you play.

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