Fortnite on Android Crosses 15 Million Downloads in a Month

Fortnite on Android Crosses 15 Million Downloads in a Month

Fortnite has been at the forefront of the battle-royale genre for a long time now. Now, it seems like the game is ready take on the smartphone world by the storm.

According to Epic Games, Fortnite has already surpassed 15 million downloads on Android within a month. Initially, the game was exclusively available on the iOS, but since the last month, fans on the Android platform have been enjoying the experience too. Here’s what the official blog has to say:

“In the first 21 days since the Fortnite’s launch on Android, interest has been extremely high, with over 23 million players entering our Android beta and over 15 million players installing our APK.  While we are in an invite-only phase for Android, our conversion from players being invited to playing is similar to that of the iOS beta.”

One interesting factoid is that Fortnite isn’t available for download on Android through the Google Play Store. But that hasn’t seemed to deter the popularity of the game in the slightest. Additionally, the team at Epic is hard at work, improving the experience on iOS devices as well.

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Sep 10, 2018