Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past six months, you’ve probably noticed that Fortnite: Battle Royale is absolutely huge right now. Children, adults, celebrities, Premier League footballers: they’ve all got a serious case of the ‘Fornite bug’, in perhaps the biggest video game phenomenon of all time.
Well, Epic Games recently brought their record-breaking game to mobile platforms, introducing an app that provides a carbon-copy of the game on console. Of course, there are echoes here of the buzz that surrounded Pokemon Go a couple of years ago, but things area little different here. Whereas Pokemon Go took advantage of AR technology and remains the only game of its type, Fortnite signals serious advancements in app development.