Epic recently announced that it will bring the popular free-to-play game Fortnite: Battle Royale to iOS and Android devices. However, before its official mobile launch, it will perform a test on iOS to put the game to the test. This will not be open to everyone, but registration for the invitation-only test is now open on the official Epic website. [ Update: Fortnite mobile is now active and invitations are closing.]
Both iOS and Android users can sign up for the trial version, but only those with previous devices will be able to register. participate in the trial version. at the moment; Epic says that Android support will continue "in the coming months." Players will need an Internet connection and an iPhone 6S / SE, iPad Mini 4, iPad Air 2, iPad 2017, iPad Pro or a newer Apple device with iOS 11 to play. To get an idea of what to expect, you can watch Fortnite's first mobile gaming video.
If you are selected to participate in the trial, you will receive an email containing a link to download the mobile version of Fortnite: Battle Royale shortly after registering, as well as codes to share with your friends. Even if you were initially not chosen to participate, you will still have the opportunity to enter at a later date. Epic says it will send more invitations "since servers can handle more players."
Epic says the mobile version of Fortnite: Battle Royale will be the same 100-player experience currently available for PS4, Xbox One and PC. The game will feature the "same game, the same map, the same content, the same weekly updates," Epic explained in a forum post on his website. "We believe that this is the future of the games, the same game on all platforms, quality graphics and action on the console, play whenever you want, wherever you want."
In addition to presenting the same content, the mobile version of Fortnite : Battle Royale will also support cross-play and cross-progression between PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, iOS and (eventually) Android. Players will have the option to sign up for the cross game and meet their friends on other platforms, which means they will not be forced to work as a team with someone on their mobile if they are on a console or PC.