Fortnite was launched on the Nintendo Change shortly earlier than midday ET yesterday, and the sport has already racked up 2 million downloads on the Change eShop, in response to Nintendo.
“Fortnite’s launch went extraordinarily properly — we had greater than 2 million downloads in lower than 24 hours,” Reggie Fils-Aime, president and chief working officer of Nintendo of America, instructed Polygon in an interview at E3 2018 at present. “I believe that speaks to the ability of the franchise, the engagement of our gamers and the resonance of with the ability to play it anytime, anyplace.”
The sport’s launch on the Change additionally triggered a significant controversy over how Sony and Nintendo’s programs work together with one another through third-party video games. Many gamers are livid that they will’t entry their official Fortnite account on the Nintendo Change in the event that they’ve performed the sport in some unspecified time in the future up to now on PlayStation four.
You possibly can learn our hands-on impressions of Fortnite on the Nintendo Change, which is a really succesful port regardless of the diminished graphical constancy in comparison with the PlayStation four and Xbox One.