"Their unmatched scalability has been instrumental in keeping pace with our rocketing player populations". If it feels like the Save the World mode is getting a little more love than the Battle Royale mode, that's because this birthday is a celebration of when the game's Save the World mode launched.
Players in the tournament weren't the only ones disappointed with the first Summer Skirmish.
Funko boss Brian Mariotti said: "We are thrilled to collaborate and partner with Epic Games to create the inaugural Fortnite product collection and to bring these characters to life for the first time".
Twitch streamer Rachel "Valkyrae" Hofstetter tweeted Wednesday about the second Fortnite Summer Skirmish event. Players can spend money to earn V-bucks within the game, which can be spent on outfits, or "skins", accessories, and dance movies for their avatars.
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With the expected deluge of Android players coming to the game, the release of "Fortnite" Android is expected to overwhelm Epic Games' current servers.
The report points out that the revenue comes entirely from in-game purchases, which - in Fortnite's case - offer no competitive advantage to the game.
The final standings for the top 20 placements of the Week 2 Fortnite Summer Skirmish 500K solo tournament can be found below.
According to Keemstar, Friday Fortnite will still take place this Friday, July 20 despite the fact Summer Skirmish will also take place.
We are likely to see any players that were set to feature in both inevitably pick the Epic organised one.
Who won the Fortnite tournament today? It starts at 5 p.m.