• 'Fortnite' is roughly as popular as 'Apple' right now, according to Google Trends

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    "Fortnite Battle Royale" is the hottest game in the world right now.
    Need proof? Just look at the graph below, courtesy of Google Trends.
    It shows how there is more search volume on Google for "Fortnite" than there is for "Apple," the most valuable company in the world and the maker of the iPhone.
    "Fortnite" is a global phenomenon.
    Since April 11, at around 5 p.m. that day - the same time the free-to-play game experienced a worldwide blackout that lasted over 12 hours - "Fortnite" has surpassed "Apple" in search volume on Google, the most popular search engine in the world.
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