Epic Games has cancelled all in-person Fortnite events in 2021 as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. In a blog post, Epics Fortnite Team have said that they do not plan to hold in-person events, including the Fortnite World Cup, in 2021 due to a focus on the health and safety of the players and their staff.
Why is Fortnite shutting down 2021?
The site says that while the creators are grateful for the success of the game, the servers will be shutting down because of a series of lawsuits the makers of the game are facing. We are very happy that our game has made us lots of money, enough to hold up the servers.
Is Fortnite really getting canceled?
We are sorry to inform you that Fortnite Battle Royale Will be coming to an end May 24, 2018. A now-deleted tweet from a fake Epic Games account said: “Fortnite will be shutting down on September 26th 2018.
Will Fortnite be shutting down in 2020?
HOW LONG ARE FORTNITE SERVERS SHUTTING DOWN? Epic Games has confirmed that Fortnite servers are shutting down at around 9am GMT, on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.