Legendary Gamings Inc.’s Fortnite was down for about 7 hrs on Wednesday, after 2 weeks of web server problems.
The video game started Phase 3 with significant adjustments and also began presenting troubles for gamers visiting on Wednesday at 11 a.m. (New york city time). Video game web servers continued to be offline because of “security problems” up until 7 p.m., according to Fortnite Condition’ Twitter account.
The on-line fight royale video game has greater than 350 million signed up customers and also is the globe’s most prominent computer game. It is presently running a Winterfest occasion that awards gamers for spending quality time in the video game and also finishing missions that had actually resulted in a rise sought after.
The Winterfest started on December 16 and also will certainly finish January 6.
“Fortnite is presently inaccessible, and also gamers are not able to visit while we examine a concern. We’ll offer even more information when we have a remedy to bring solutions back on-line,” tweeted Fortnite Condition.
At 1:13 p.m. Legendary Gamings claimed it was checking out “a concern,” and also guaranteed to share even more info once it had a remedy to the trouble.
One more tweet at 3:10 p.m. from the group claimed they were “remaining to work with a repair that will certainly bring Fortnite back on-line and also value every person’s persistence.”
At around 6:30 p.m., gamers reported the video game was functioning once again.
The firm began checking out the problem at around 11 a.m, prior to the web servers went offline totally a number of hrs later on.
Gamers began elevating problems when the video game put them in a line up for 10 mins and after that fell short to link.
Amongst the rewards available for the Winterfest are a set of brand-new attires and also added perk products for Fortnite Team clients.
Fortnite Condition ultimately tweeted to verify the video game is back up, and also there will certainly be information on “what we’re doing to assist you offset wasted time.