• Fortnite Android Beta Invites Going Out, Is Exclusive To Samsung Devices For Now

    7 days ago - By GameSpot

    Epic Games' wildly popular battle royale title, Fortnite , has finally gotten a beta release on Android beginning August 9; however, this will initially be exclusive to Samsung devices. As detailed by CNET , Fortnite beta invites will be sent first to Samsung device owners, and it can only be downloaded on Samsung Galaxy S7 phones and above, which means the S7, S7 Edge, S8, S8 Plus, Note 8, S9, and S9 Plus. The exclusivity period for Samsung will last from August 9 to August 12, during which it can be downloaded through the Fortnite Android website. The Fortnite beta will become widely...
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  • Fortnite's Android Release Will Skip Google Play

    Fortnite's Android Release Will Skip Google Play

    7 days ago - By GameSpot

    Epic has shared a few more details about the upcoming Android release of Fortnite. After launching on iOS back in April, the phenomenally popular battle royale game is coming to Android devices this summer , and the developer has now revealed that the game won't be available through the Google Play store like most other games for the platform. That allows Epic to make more money on each purchase in the free-to-play game, but it means that users will have to go through a somewhat unconventional process to download and install it. Epic confirmed to GameSpot that Android users will not be...
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  • You can now download Fortnite on your non-Samsung phone, but you can't play it yet

    You can now download Fortnite on your non-Samsung phone, but you can't play it yet

    7 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Epic Games' Fortnite will definitely not go through the usual distribution channels, as the developer announced that downloading the game via Google Play Store will not be possible. On top of that, only owners of certain Samsung smartphones were able to play the game at launch.
    But that's about to change radically, as Epic Games has lifted the embargo on non-Samsung smartphones, which means that you're now allowed to download Fortnite even if you don't use a Samsung handset.
    Up until now, non-Samsung owners couldn't even download the game, let alone play it. Well, the last part is ...
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