Is Fortnite Down currently? Take a look below to find out if Fortnite is having any issues:
- Fortnite is not currently experiencing any issues, with any servers, in any regions.
Fortnite Down: Epic Games’ Verdict
Thankfully, Fortnite (Epic Games) have their own status page for all things Fortnite. Although this is updated faster than most places, it’s always best to check Fortnite’s status page directly from Epic Games for a more thorough report.
You can find Fortnite’s Status Page here: EPIC GAMES STATUS PAGE
You can also find more updates from Epic Games Twitter Status Page: TWITTER HERE
Why might Fortnite be down?
Fortnite is a large, and multiplayer-only game that means Epic Games rely on pretty much all their servers to deliver the best of the best quality of gameplay for its users. Sometimes, Fortnite outages can be caused from a number of reasons. This includes, but not limited to;
- Hardware Failure
- Software Failover Failure
- Maintenance (Scheduled and Non-Scheduled)
- Overload (Buffer overflow)
- Too many players trying one thing (I.e login/buying an item)
- Targeted Hack
Fortnite not down but having trouble?
Rest assured that it’s not uncommon for people to have trouble playing or logging into FN, even when the servers are 100% up and running fine for all your friends and other players around the world. Some things you can try are as follows;
- Restart your Game
- Restart your PC
- Restart your Router
- Repair the FN Game
- Re-install the FN Game
By doing all of the above, you are eliminating any issues with the game itself, and the issues may reside within your operating system or PC hardware. Make sure you update all your devices including individual hardware components.
If not, you can always contact Epic Games support who will provide you with a great deal of help with your system to ensure you can get onto the game and play the game to your heart’s content.
All in all, we hope that you were able to get yourself back on Fortnite if the game was down, or if you were having issues. If not, please let us know down in the comments and we would be happy to try to help you identify your problems with the game!
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