That you planned to play Fortnite today, you may want to make other plans. ANDAt the moment, many players find it impossible to log in to their accounts and play games. At 13:13 ET, Epic Games He said he researched the “problem” and promised to share more information after finding a solution to the problem.
Epic did not say what caused the problem. However, over on his own website status, the company describes the incident as a “big outburst”. The same website states that the Epic Games Store suffers from “degraded performance”, according to Downdetector, there are also reports of people not being able to play GTA Online and access to Discord, but it is not clear whether these incidents are related.
In 2021, the share of significant Internet outages was recorded. It was only earlier this month Amazon Web Services networking problem led to many websites, including Disney + and Vice, becoming inaccessible part of the day. We will mention here Fortnite works on AWS backend.
Update 12/29 7:40 PM ET: Epic games confirmed Fortnite’s the servers are back online after several hours of downtime. Next week we will have more details on what we are doing to help you make up for lost time, the company wrote in a tweet.
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