Fortnite is an online video game created by Epic Games. The game is available in three distant versions supported by leading gaming platforms. The three versions of the game include the Sandbox version where the player provided with ultimate access. Fortnite: Save The World, Fortnite: Battle Royale and Fortnite Creative are the three versions of the Fornite.
All three version of the game shares a similar gameplay method and game engine. Save The World and Battle Royale are the initial version of the game released on July 25, 2017. Save The World is made available for only a few gaming platforms like Windows, macOS, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. A Creative version of the launched in 2018 was updated to support all leading gaming consoles like Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android devices.
Fortnite: Save The World
Fortnite: Save The World is a player versus environment game. It was also the initial version of the game that was released where four players carry out the same objective. The game begins after 98% of the population gets destroyed after the fluke storm. Survivours are brutally attacked by the Husks which are more similar to Zoombies.
Players are given the role of commanders to take care of home base shelters, collecting resources like wood and food for survival, and saving survivors. Players are awarded hero characters, weapon and trap schematics based on their performance during the game
Fortnite Battle Royale
Fortnite Battle Royale is a player-versus-player game model where the player allowed to play alone, in a duo, or as a squad. During the initial phase of the game, players are dropped from the “Battle Bus” that crosses the game’s map. As soon as the player lands in the area, the player has to search for weapons, items, and resources.
As the game progress, the safe zone of the map shrinks down to the minimum size. Players failing to enter the safe zone gets killed by the toxic storm. The member, duo, or the squad of members remaining are considered as the winners.
Fortnite Creative is the third version of the game which was recently released in 2018. This version of the game is a Sandbox game where the player is allowed to alter the environment based on their creativity which is more similar to Minecraft.
Initially, all three versions of the game were made available to play free of cost. After the huge success and wide response from the fans, the development has made major changes in 2019 making Save The World early access purchase to play model.
Fortnite Earning Details
Fortnite is estimated to earn 1.5 million dollars per day from the IOS platform. Based on the information from the reliable sources suggest that game fetches the revenue of more than 3 million per day from various gaming consoles. It’s estimated to be 100 million dollars every month. During its second anniversary celebration in 2019, it was said that the total revenue is 1.8 Billion.
The revenue of the company skyrocketed soon after its launch in the Apple store. It’s reported that Fortnite holds more than 250 million active players, generation million, and millions of dollars every day from various gaming platforms. The major revenue yield of the game comes from the microtransactions like purchasing the loot, weapons.