Fortnite launched in South Korea this week, full with a brand new set of challenges.
This week noticed the introduction of Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode in South Korea, the place gamers have been inspired to play at PC Bang cafes to complete PC Bang challenges.
Epic Games Korea gave an interview the place its spokesperson, Sung Chul Park, said that Fortnite now has 8.three million concurrent gamers worldwide.
Yep. You heard us: 8.three million individuals enjoying Fortnite concurrently.
VG247 has verified the numbers with a spokesperson from Epic Games, twice.
This is a meteoric rise in numbers contemplating that Fortnite previously hit a peak of 3.4 million concurrent players in February which brought about main service disruptions.
It can be fascinating to see how Battle Royale goes down in South Korea, provided that South Korean gamers usually dominate the esports scene.