It should also be noted that the player with the most Eliminations in a Single Game will be awarded: $50,000. That's quite the number to hit, considering the game is barely a year old.
The popular game has been made live again by developer Epic - but this week there's a bit of a shake-up. That precise recipe for success is working wonders for Epic Games, which is raking in cash hand-over-fist from Fortnite.
Fortnite is now in early access for iOS, PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and is set to release in Summer of 2018 for Android.
Mark Rein, Vice President of Epic Games commented: "We're all big fans of Funko's collectibles, so we were thrilled when we had the chance to partner with them on the Fortnite collection".
Epic Details What Went Wrong in ‘Fortnite’ Playground Postmortem
Starting July 24th, we'll be celebrating #Fortnite1st with a limited time in-game event! The company experienced issues shortly after the Season 5 update that forced it to briefly take its servers offline last week, an action that caught many players by surprise mid-game.
Epic will no doubt drop some new patch notes before or during the downtime, and we'll bring those to you the second they're available.
The meteoric rise of Fortnite is relatively unprecedented, outpacing other Battle Royale games including League of Legends, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Dota 2 in terms of hours watched. There are rumors that Epic Games could change certain aspects of the tournament to force players to be more competitive during matches, but nothing has been confirmed yet.
While FORTNITE: The Movie, hits numerous notes of the gaming phenomenon, it's important to know it is not related to a Fortnite television show that was rumored to be in the works.
While this report covers Fortnite on all platforms, not just iOS, it's still illustrative of just how massive the game is at this point.
NK media call for Seoul's active efforts to formally end Korean War
He warned that "when sanctions are not enforced, the prospects for the successful denuclearization of North Korea are diminished". US Ambassador Nikki Haley made clear that the best way to support US diplomacy on North Korea was "to not loosen the sanctions".
Finns protest Trump-Putin meeting
The US has imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum against the European Union and other allies, sparking retaliation. At the time, Flake tweeted that the indictments reaffirmed that Russian Federation interfered with the elections.
Trump and Putin depart historic Helsinki summit
A wide array of Republican and Democratic lawmakers condemned Trump's position, calling it embarrassing , a disgrace and shameful. The damage inflicted by President Trump's naiveté, egotism, false equivalence, and sympathy for autocrats is hard to calculate.