- 1 Introduction
Fortnite, is an electronic survival video game, released on July 27, 2017, and has achieved high popularity, and it works on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Android and Nintendo Switch, and it has arrived The number of its users to 250 million people around the world.
Fortnite takes place in contemporary Earth, where the sudden emergence of a global storm causes 98% of the world’s population to disappear, and zombie-like creatures appear to attack the rest.
Fortnite allows which Epic has helped fight the storm, protect survivors, and build weapons and traps to take part in the fight against waves of these creatures trying to destroy targets.
Players earn rewards for these missions to improve hero attributes, support squads, weapon arsenal and traps so they can perform more difficult missions.
The game is backed by micro transactions by purchasing a special currency that can be used for upgrades.
Fortnite Battle Royale, for the same platforms, was released in September 2017.
- 2 Fortnite World Championship
The tournament is held in New York on two circuits equipped with computers at (Arthur Ashe) Stadium, and about 30 countries participated in it, and its prizes reached 30 million dollars for the year 2019, making it one of the biggest prizes for electronic games.