Fortnite followers can now use Microsoft’s Xbox Cloud Gaming platform to enter the sport on iOS, Android units, and Windows PCs. The tech large has introduced that it has teamed up with Epic Games to make Fortnite accessible on supported browser-enabled units at no cost with Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta).
“As a part of our mission to convey the enjoyment and neighborhood of gaming to gamers wherever they’re and to make gaming extra accessible to folks all over the world, I’m excited to announce that we now have partnered with Epic Games to make Fortnite accessible on supported browser-enabled units at no cost with Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) in 26 international locations,” Catherine Gluckstein, Vice President and Head of Product, Xbox Cloud Gaming, stated in a blog post.
This means, for individuals who like to play Fortnite, solely want two issues to play in cloud-supported markets, a Microsoft account or an iOS, iPadOS, Android cellphone or pill, or Windows PC with web entry.
With no setup or memberships required, all customers must do is go to Xbox.com/play on their net browser and sign up with Microsoft Account.
“It is a crucial step so as to add a Free-to-Play title to the cloud gaming catalog as we proceed our cloud journey,” the corporate stated.
“We are beginning with Fortnite and can look to convey extra Free-to-Play video games folks love sooner or later. At Xbox, we need to make gaming accessible to the three billion gamers all over the world, and the cloud has a necessary function in that mission,” it added.
This is the primary time the sport has been accessible to all iOS customers since Apple withdrew it from the App Store in 2020 as a result of a disagreement over Apple’s 30 p.c developer charge.
Nvidia provided iOS Fortnite avid gamers a closed beta program to play the sport in January, however, entry was restricted.