'Fortnite Battle Royale' for iOS Coming, Invite Event Set for March 12

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Once the mobile versions reach their final build, both iOS and Android will offer cross-play with PC, PlayStation 4 and even Mac.

If you happen to keep tabs with the latest in the gaming community then you already know that Epic Games' Fortnite Battle Royale is the hottest thing out there.

Millions are playing the free-to-play shooter, and its twist on the battle royale genre has been a complete hit for Epic Games. But, it claims it plans to add more players regularly over the following months. Yes, the same Battle Royale experience that you've had on consoles and PC will soon be coming to your phone and tablet. It's not entirely clear, but we have seen some PUBG mobile games - and PUBG mobile knock-offs - manage to translate that game's basic visuals and gameplay with relative ease.

According to the studio, this mobile version of the game will make relatively few compromises in terms of translating the existing version of Battle Royale to mobile platforms. "Play when you want, where you want", Epic said, despite the lack of Xbox One support. Don't worry if you don't get an invite in the first wave; more will be coming later on.

Players who'll be signing up for the iOS Invite Event will be getting an email with a link confirming that they can now download the game in the App Store.

Are you going to give Fortnite Battle Royale a try on mobile? We know that Fortnite cross-play is possible between rival consoles, as a "configuration issue" temporarily enabled the feature past year.

Epic Games will also be opening an invite event for users on iOS devices on Monday, March 12. While it does suck that Android is always treated as the redheaded stepchild of mobile, at least we know a release is planned.

So, the biggest question from the insanely huge Fortnite fanbase is "when will it be available for iOS and Android?" and we've got some bad news for you.

Furthermore, the invited ones will get a chance to send invites as well, considering they will receive invites as well. However, it's XXXTentacion that winds up having arguably the best moment on the song, and it all stems from a reference to Epic's popular video game. Players will also be able to continue their progress across these aforementioned platforms.

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