Fortnite is an online video game developed by Epic Games and released in 2017. It is available in three distinct game mode versions that otherwise share the same general gameplay and game engine: Fortnite: Save the World, a cooperative hybrid-tower defense-shooter-survival game for up to four players to fight off zombie-like creatures and defend objects with traps and fortifications they can build; Fortnite Battle Royale, a free-to-play battle royale game in which up to 100 players fight to be the last person standing; and Fortnite Creative, in which players are given complete freedom to create worlds and battle arenas. Save the World and Battle Royale were released in 2017 as early access titles, while Creative was released on December 6, 2018.
|Genres||Survival, battle royale, sandbox|
|Platforms||Windows, macOS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, iOS, Android|
|First release||', July 25, 2017 (early access)|
Co-op sandbox survival game set in contemporary Earth during a time when 98% of the world's population disappears thanks to a worldwide storm. Zombie-like creatures then begin to rise to attack the survivors.
The first release of the game was titled Fortnite: Save the World. A standalone mode called Fortnite Battle Royale was released in September of 2017.
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