Fortnite: How This Game Earn Money?

  • Elijah Martin
  • 01 Mar 2021

Have you ever wondered how Fortnite makes money? How do they make billions of dollars each month? This article is about a few ways that Fortnite makes money, and we`ll share them with you.

Fortnite: What Does It Mean? 

Fortnite is a game that’s available on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac and iOS. It’s basically a battle royale with the last person alive wins. There’s a lot to do in the game, it’s not just a battle royale with a few modes.

You can create your own character, play with friends, build your own house and more. The game has had some problems since its release, but Epic Games has been patching the game quite a lot. Epic Games have also shown that they are willing to listen to what the community wants.

This game is very similar to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. It has the same type of gameplay, and it’s just a battle royale. The difference between PUBG and Fortnite is that Fortnite is a free game while PUBG costs around 30 dollars. The game has sold over 40 million copies, while PUBG has sold over 20 million. The game has already made over a billion dollars, and it’s just the beginning.

Monetization 

The game is free but it has microtransactions. You can buy skins, emotes and other stuff. The skins don’t really change the gameplay, but they do make your character look different. It’s possible to buy skins with in-game currency, but it takes a lot of time to earn that currency.

Fortnite Battle Pass

You can also buy Battle Passes. There are different tiers for the battle pass, and each tier has a different theme. The theme changes every season, so it’s possible to buy a season 4 battle pass in the fall of 2018.

Final Words

Recently Fortnite has been putting out a lot of content on a weekly basis. They are also releasing new content every two weeks. Their most recent content has been the "Fortnite World Cup" which led to a lot of different content being released. They also have a lot of updates that are free of charge that the player can get. So that the developers are trying to work and earn! 

So that the developers are trying to work and earn! Monetization is thoughtful and unobtrusive. Moreover,  a lot of people are really willing to pay for such a quality game. 

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