Fortnite’s servers are presently offline, however Epic says that it’s investigating the issue and dealing towards an answer. Fortnite servers went down on Wednesday afternoon, and there’s no phrase but on when the sport shall be again on-line.
Fortnite’s points began with a collection of login and matchmaking errors. Epic’s Fortnite Standing Twitter account first notified gamers that the developer was trying into the problems at 11:13 a.m. ET. Two hours later, the Twitter account let gamers know that Fortnite was unavailable and that gamers would not have the ability to log in to the sport. The account’s newest replace arrived at 3:10 p.m. ET when Epic defined that it was nonetheless trying right into a repair, however that the sport continues to be offline in the interim. The most recent tweet ended by saying that Epic will replace gamers when extra info is on the market
We’re persevering with to work on a repair that may carry Fortnite again on-line and respect everybody’s endurance.
Fortnite recreation servers are presently offline whereas we examine an answer to stability points, and we’ll present one other replace as extra data is on the market. pic.twitter.com/aRTnawTJgE
— Fortnite Standing (@FortniteStatus) December 29, 2021
Sudden downtime is comparatively uncommon for Fortnite, and it’s much more uncommon that it might final so many hours. Whereas it’s nonetheless not clear what the issue is, Epic is prone to have the problems resolved comparatively shortly.
Extra info shall be added to this story because it turns into out there.
Replace (Dec. 29 10:00 p.m. ET): Fortnite’s servers went again on-line at 6:50 p.m. ET in line with a tweet from the Fortnite Standing Twitter account.