Where can I download Battle Royale? Is Fortnite Battle Royale pay-to-win?
You can download Battle Royale in the following places:
- PC/Mac – Fortnite.com (Apple has terminated our ability to develop Fortnite for Mac. As a result, Fortnite on Mac remains on version 13.40 for Battle Royale/Creative.)
- PlayStation – PlayStation Store
- Xbox – Xbox Marketplace
- Nintendo Switch – Nintendo eShop
- Android – Currently available through the Epic Games App on the Samsung Galaxy Store or epicgames.com. Google has blocked your access to Fortnite on Google Play.
Do I need an internet connection to play Fortnite?
How can I report another player?
You can use the in-game Feedback tool located in the Main Menu. There is also an option to report a player in-game while spectating them.
Please send all player reports to our Player Support team.
How do you handle teamers in solo play?
We’ve built a system to automatically ban teamers in solo play.
How are you handling cheaters (aimbots, overlays, etc.)?
We take cheating very seriously on both a legal and game development front. We don’t want to tip our hand by talking in-depth about how we combat cheating.
Cheaters are permanently banned across Fortnite.
What is the Battle Pass?
Will I keep everything I earned with the Battle Pass after the Season ends?
Yes, you will! Every item earned through the Battle Pass will remain in your inventory permanently.
What is shared between Battle Royale and Save the World?
Note: Over the coming months, Save the World will no longer be able to support all upcoming Fortnite Battle Royale cosmetic purchases, but players’ existing library of cosmetics will continue to function in both modes. We’ll let everyone know when this change will take place.
Is Fortnite Battle Royale pay-to-win?
No. We do not sell items that give a competitive advantage.
Can I play Battle Royale on PC with a controller?
Yes! We support controller compatibility on PC.
How do I change my preferred language?
- Once in-game, navigate to the drop-down Options menu on the top right of the client.
- Click the gear icon in the Settings.
- Select the Game tab at the top of the screen.
- Confirm your preferred language in the Region section.
- Once you’ve finished, be sure to apply your changes.
Which PlayStation systems is Fortnite available on?
- PlayStation 5
- PlayStation 4 / PlayStation 4 Pro
Can I play Fortnite in 120 FPS on PlayStation 5?
To play Battle Royale/Creative at 120 FPS on PlayStation 5, enter the Fortnite Video settings and toggle on “120 FPS Mode.” In order to achieve a consistent 120 FPS, max resolution on PlayStation 5 is lowered from 4K to 1440p in this mode. Shadow settings, postprocessing, and streaming distances are slightly reduced, but volumetric clouds, physical rim lighting, and high-quality shaders remain enabled.
Please note: For the “120 FPS Mode” option to appear in Fortnite on PlayStation 5, please make sure “Performance Mode” is enabled in your console settings (Save Data and Game/App Settings > Game Presets > Performance Mode). Players must have a display supporting 120Hz refresh rate to enable 120 FPS Mode.
For players who prefer 4K over 120 FPS, please make sure “Performance Mode” isn’t enabled in your PlayStation 5 console settings.
Do I need PlayStation Plus to play Fortnite?
No, you do not need PlayStation Plus in order to play Fortnite on PlayStation.
Which Xbox systems is Fortnite available on?
- Xbox Series X / Xbox Series S
- Xbox One / Xbox One X / Xbox One S
Can I play Fortnite in 120 FPS on Xbox Series X|S?
To play Battle Royale/Creative at 120 FPS on Xbox Series X|S, enter the Fortnite Video settings and toggle on “120 FPS Mode.” In order to achieve a consistent 120 FPS, max resolution on Xbox Series X is lowered from 4K to 1440p in this mode. Shadow settings, postprocessing, and streaming distances are slightly reduced, but volumetric clouds, physical rim lighting, and high-quality shaders remain enabled.
Fortnite players on Xbox Series S can turn on “120 FPS Mode” at 1080p resolution. In 120 FPS Mode on Xbox Series S, shadow resolution and other settings are reduced and volumetric clouds are disabled.
Please note: If you’re playing on Xbox Series X|S, make sure 120Hz is turned on in your console’s display settings. Players must have a display supporting 120Hz refresh rate to enable 120 FPS Mode.
Do I need Xbox Live Gold to play Fortnite?
No, you do not need Xbox Live Gold in order to play Fortnite on Xbox.
Do I need a Nintendo Switch Online membership to play Fortnite Battle Royale and Fortnite Creative?
No, you do not need a Nintendo Switch Online membership in order to play Fortnite Battle Royale and Fortnite Creative on Nintendo Switch.
Is Save the World coming to the Nintendo Switch?
No, we currently don’t have any plans to bring Save the World to the Nintendo Switch.
Is Creative mode available on the Nintendo Switch?
How can I play Fortnite on my Android device?
You can download Fortnite on Android via the Epic Games App on the Samsung Galaxy Store or epicgames.com. Google has blocked your ability to update or install Fortnite via Google Play. Players with Fortnite currently installed on their Android device via Google Play can still play version 13.40 of Fortnite.
What are the minimum device specifications to play Fortnite?
Fortnite is a high-fidelity game that is compatible with devices running 64-bit Android on an ARM64 processor, Android OS 8.0 or higher, minimum 4GB of RAM, and GPU: Adreno 530 or higher, Mali-G71 MP20, Mali-G72 MP12 or higher.
How can I play Fortnite on my iOS device?
Apple has blocked your ability to update or install Fortnite on iOS devices. Players with Fortnite currently installed on their iOS device can still play version 13.40 of Fortnite.