Published: Thu, November 09, 2017
Research | By Derrick Holloway

Fortnite releases 1.8.2 patch as it surpasses 20 million players

Fortnite releases 1.8.2 patch as it surpasses 20 million players

Also of note is that Fortnite announced the game had surpassed 20 million players over the weekend - a not insignificant feat considering the arguably current leader of the genre PUBG only themselves announced yesterday that they'd just hit a similar milestone. As of today, the game has racked up 20 million sales, with previous reports via SteamSpy stating that the total number of games sold could actually be closer to 18 million copies than last week's 17.

The player frustration mentioned by Greene in his tweet is related to a few issues, but one of the major ones has been the rampant influx of cheaters into the game. Now, the developer has chose to celebrate the 20 million milestone with a new patch that brings small and yet important changes to the game.

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be released on the Xbox One X preview program on December 12 and will cost £ 26.99 / € 29.99, the same as the Steam version. 20 million gamers have shelled out $30 each for Battlegrounds, with 2.37 million concurrent gamers, Battlegrounds is definitely far out and ahead.

According to Epic Games, Fortnite has passed 20 million players across all platforms since its launch.

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