It also helps that people enjoy watching it played, and recently the Fortnite veteran Ninja played a couple of matches with the rapper Drake to smash the record for the biggest ever concurrent audience on Twitch, with an astonishing 600,000 active viewers.
Popular pro gamer Ninja (Tyler Blevin) on March 14 broke the record for the most-viewed stream by a single player on Twitch.
Neither Epic or Twitch paid Drake or Ninja for last night's stream.
Turkish-led forces seize centre of Syria's Afrin
The statue was of the blacksmith Kawa, a central figure in a Kurdish legend about the new year celebration of Nawroz. At least 46 Turkish soldiers have been killed since then.
And now Fortnite makers Epic Games have revealed their own plans for a celebrity-filled stream.
Join us this E3 for the ultimate Fortnite Party Royale, pairing some of the world's greatest athletes and entertainers with top Fortnite Battle Royale players from across the globe. Regardless, information on who will be part of the teams taking place in the event will be announced eventually, but until then go wild with your insane ideas on who could be potentially going up against your favorite Fortnite pros in order to earn some serious bragging rights. The publisher may save the game's launch until around E3 time, so that it celebrate its all-star Victory Royale in the same shot.
In other Fortnite news this week, Fortnite Mobile on iOS went live yesterday after sign-up began earlier this week.
Ambode Slashes Levies In Controversial New Land Use Charge
The law prescribed that a property shall be liable to enforcement if payment is not made after 135 days of notice. The Commissioner for Justice, Mr Adeniji Kazeem, said dispute resolution mechanism of the law was also reviewed.
Epic Games hasn't given a release date for the game on mobile just yet, but considering it's in an almost-finished state at this point, we'd be surprised if we weren't playing the game by summer.
Players will get sent an email with the official download link included, which will give the option of grabbing the App. The announcement was made on the Fortnite site with the promise of more details to come soon. The game is also available on iOS but an invitation from Epic Games or a friend is needed to gain access.
Heavy Snow To Hit Parts Of The Country This Weekend
It warns of occasional heavy snow showers, which may lead to further accumulation and is valid until 6pm this evening. Public transport around Dublin is operating however there are delays in place due to heavy snowfall overnight.