Well, that’s a whole lotta people.
Epic is doing pretty awesome from the sound of their tweets. The company has just announced that more than 20 million people are invested in their online shooter Fortnite.
We just passed 20 million players across all of Fortnite since launch! Thanks from the bottom of our 💗💜💚 pic.twitter.com/LuVV5vb7wj
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) November 6, 2017
The numbers are obviously a reflection of the popularity of the games Battle Royale mode which is free to play. There’s no distinction made by the company but the release of the mode has seen a rapid surge in player count.
How rapid? The number stood at 10 million just a month ago, so it’s pretty fast.