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A Major Warning About Downloading 'Fortnite: Battle Royale' On Android

7 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

'Fortnite: Battle Royale' is out in closed beta on Android devices, but you need to be a bit more careful downloading and installing it in order to avoid malware.
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Samsung Note 9 gets official, Fortnite coming to Android video - CNET

7 monthes ago   |   By CNET

In today's most important stories, Samsung holds its Unpacked event to show off the newest Note. At the same event, Epic Games lets the world know when its monster hit of a game is heading to Android.
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Fortnite Android modders beware: Epic can ban phones forever

Fortnite Android modders beware: Epic can ban phones forever

7 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

Epic Games' decision to make Fortnite temporarily exclusive to the Galaxy Note 9 isn't exactly news nor unpopular. Its decision to shun Google Play Store, however, is ruffling not a few feathers and worrying some about potential security problems. Epic, however, doesn't concerned at all. In fact, it may have preferred this setup exactly because it would allow them to...
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Google makes sure you won't get scammed while looking to install Fortnite

Google makes sure you won't get scammed while looking to install Fortnite

7 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

So, Fortnite has been announced and the beta is even up for early adopters to register. At start, the game will only be available for top-tier Samsung Galaxy devices but will expand to other models soon after.
However, one thing that will, apparently, not change is the fact that Fortnite for Android will not be downloadable via the Google Play Store. Epic has already stated that it chose to distribute the game independently in order to avoid the 70 / 30 revenue split with Google. That means that players will have to go out of their way to download and sideload the game when it's time to ...
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Official Fortnite toys are coming

7 monthes ago   |   By N4G

Moose Toys announced a new partnership with Epic Games to create a wide range of Fortnite mini collectibles! Moose Toys will be the global partner for Fortnite figures. The figures will be 3 inches and under and will start with a new line of figures to be unveiled later this year. The Fortnite Battle Royale Collection will contain a huge roster
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Fortnite Android Beta Invites Going Out As Samsung Device Exclusive For A Few Days

Fortnite Android Beta Invites Going Out As Samsung Device Exclusive For A Few Days

7 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Epic Games' wildly popular battle royale title, Fortnite , is getting a beta release on Android on August 9; however, this will initially be exclusive to Samsung devices. As detailed by CNET , Fortnite beta invites will be sent first to Samsung device owners, and it can be downloaded to Samsung Galaxy S7 phones and above, which means the S7, S7 Edge, S8, S8 Plus, Note 8, S9, S9 Plus. The exclusivity period for Samsung will last from August 9 to August 12, during which it can be downloaded through the Fortnite Android website. The Fortnite beta will become widely available on other Android...
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Full Fortnite 5.20 Patch Notes: New Double Barrel Shotgun, Steady Storm LTM, Aim Bug Fix, And More

7 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Epic Games has released details the latest patch for Fortnite on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and iOS. Servers for the game were taken offline while update 5.20 was rolled out and, among the various performance and gameplay tweaks, the update adds new features to both the Battle Royale and Save the World modes. One of the major additions in Battle Royale is the new Double Barrel Shotgun, which Epic describes in its Fortnite 5.20 patch notes as "devastating at close range." It continues: "the Double Barrel Shotgun packs a punch with each of its 2 shots." The update also throws a new...
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With Fortnite's Android Release, Epic Will Skip Google Play

7 monthes ago   |   By GameSpot

Epic has shared a few more details about the upcoming Android release of Fortnite. After launching on iOS back in April, the phenomenally popular battle royale game is coming to Android devices this summer , and the developer has now revealed that the game won't be available through the Google Play store like most other games for the platform. That allows Epic to make more money on each purchase in the free-to-play game, but it means that users will have to go through a somewhat unconventional process to download and install it. Epic confirmed to GameSpot that Android users will not be...
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