By the time the servers came back up, Epic had been experiencing Fortnite server issues for almost 24 hours, resulting in a lengthy maintenance period that made the game inaccessible for everyone.
"Not only did it break records for concurrent Twitch views, it caused searches on Pornhub to increase 824 percent above average".
If player count does happen to increase in the future, we could be looking at some more hilarious gameplay [VIDEO] in "Fortnite". Those who have picked up the Fortnite Battle Pass will have seven new challenges to complete this week, ranging from dealing damage to enemy structures, to searching for chests in Haunted Hills.
While most of the technical problems have been resolved by Epic Games, the company announced that the servers should be back to normal very soon.
Some are more recent developments, brought on by changes or additions to the game, whereas others use standard tactics that have been around since the game first exploded onto the scene.
Blue Jays brag about having a roof, which immediately fails them
The game will be made up Tuesday afternoon as part of a traditional doubleheader, the Blue Jays announced late Monday afternoon. But chunks ice falling from the CN Tower damaged the roof and allowed water to seep into the stadium.
Ant McPartlin pleads guilty to drink-drive charge
He spoke to confirm his name, date of birth, address and nationality before pleading guilty to a single charge of drink-driving. I am truly sorry. "I'd like to apologise to everybody involved in the crash and I'm just thankful no one was seriously hurt".
Alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur accused of killing eighth victim
Idsinga said police are looking at cold cases as far back as 1975, but have not found evidence linking McArthur to historic cases. Police said last week that they had identified the victim but did not release the name until today.
The Fortnite Week 9 challenges shouldn't be too tricky for players to complete.
So, they will be releasing a Black Bling gift this weekend that Battle Royale players can get from the store for free and for Save the World players, they're offering a Troll Stash Llama in the loot tab for free. Next week, it says that players will receive free packs of Battle Stars and Seasonal Gold in Battle Royale and Save the World, respectively.
So, even though we won't know what caused the problem for a little while longer, it's at least nice to see Epic handing out some freebies to make up for the unexpected downtime. "We messed up here".
The past few months have seen Fortnite: Battle Royale transcend pas just being a video game and become a cultural phenomenon.
We've talked about how things could more closely integrate. "Look for this later next week".