Epic is bringing the massively standard Fortnite: Battle Royale to iOS and Android units, however earlier than the sport formally launches on cell, some iOS customers can have an opportunity to strive it out early. Sign-ups for an invite-only trial are actually open on Epic’s official web site.
Both iOS and Android customers can join the trial, however solely these with the previous units will have the ability to take part in the intervening time; Epic says Android assist will observe “within the subsequent few months.” Players will want an web connection and an iPhone 6S/SE, iPad Mini four, iPad Air 2, iPad 2017, iPad Pro, or a more recent Apple gadget with iOS 11 in an effort to play the sport.
If you are chosen to participate within the take a look at, you may obtain an e-mail that comprises a hyperlink to obtain the cell model of Fortnite: Battle Royale shortly after signing up, in addition to codes to share with your pals. Even if you happen to aren’t initially chosen to take part, you may nonetheless have an opportunity to get in at a later date. Epic says it’ll ship out extra invitations “because the servers can deal with extra gamers.”
Epic says the cell model of Fortnite: Battle Royale would be the similar 100-player expertise presently accessible on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The recreation will boast the “similar gameplay, similar map, similar content material, similar weekly updates,” Epic defined in a discussion board submit on its web site. “We imagine that is the way forward for video games. The similar recreation on all platforms. Console high quality graphics and motion. Play once you need, the place you need.”
Along with that includes the identical content material, the cell model of Fortnite: Battle Royale can even assist cross-play and cross-progression between PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, iOS, and (ultimately) Android. Players can have the choice to opt-in for cross-play and squad up with their mates on different platforms, which means you will not be compelled into teaming up with somebody on cell if you happen to’re on console or PC.