Fortnite downtime status — Is Fortnite down today?

It feels like Fortnite has an update most days, so when are the big ones and when is down time taking place?

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With Fortnite’s detailed lore being updated all the time, new mechanics, map changes and additional NCPs are constantly being added to the game. This means that there is often downtime on Fortnite servers in order to implement the changes. If you are having trouble accessing Fortnite today, this is most likely the reason why.

Is Fortnite down today?

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We are currently in the downtime between Chapter 2 and Chapter 3. As yet there is now ETA for the game to return live, but leakers are suggesting that 3 PM GMT / 7 AM PST is the time to expect things to be back up.

How long will Fortnite downtime last?

The length of the downtime will depend on the size of the patch, meaning it’s never 100% clear just how long it will take for servers to go back online. The official Fortnite Status twitter page is updated frequently with downtime information and will be updated when the patch is finished.

What might we expect to see in this Fortnite patch?

Check out our story on everything you can expect to find in Chapter 3 Season 1 of Fortnite for all the latest info, this is the page we will be updating as we go along.