Saturday, 22 September, 2018


Fortnite Micro-Transaction Revenue Hits $1 Billion

Game enthusiasts and industry personnel visit the 'Fortnite' exhibit during the Electronic Entertainment Expo E3 at the Los Angeles Convention Center Getty Images
Melba Vasquez | 22 July, 2018, 07:27

That precise recipe for success is working wonders for Epic Games, which is raking in cash hand-over-fist from Fortnite.

Each challenge completed will unlock a piece of the birthday cosmetic set.

Completing the three challenges also unlocks an additional bonus, the Birthday Cake Back Bling.

Deal 1,000 damage to opponents to unlock the Fortnite Birthday!

You can look at the Polygon video that will teach you how to pull off the Fortnite giant emote glitch by looking further up the article, but if you want to test it out for yourself it shouldn't be too hard as long as you can keep switching places in the golf cart.

Fortnite Battle Royale went live in late September 2017, but Fortnite as it was originally conceived-a base-building zombie defense game, kind of a mashup of Minecraft and Left 4 Dead-came out on July 25.

Epic Games' released a postmortem yesterday detailing Fortnite's playground LTM (limited time) mode, which was initially released June 27 and gave players one hour to build, explore and hone their skills without being placed in an ongoing match.

But it's not just that a lot of people are playing the game - Fortnite has also emerged in recent months as one of the most-watched video games.

Starting July 24, players will take part in a limited time, birthday event where they can earn special birthday cosmetics.

In Save the World game mode there will be an entire birthday-themed quest line, and if you reach the end, you'll unlock a new character skin called the Birthday Brigade Ramirez Hero.

July 24th is #Fortnite1st Birthday!

The wildly popular online game Fortnite has surpassed $1 billion in revenue, according to a new report from research firm SuperData.

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