[UPDATE] Epic Games Announces Rewards for Fortnite Login Issues in December

Update 2: January 5, 2021: Epic Games revealed the rewards players will receive after Fortnite shuts down a few hours in December.

Game informant It was first reported on December 29 that Fortnite had been shut down due to server problems. Epic Games brought it back online a few hours after Battle Royale went offline. They also promised rewards to compensate for downtime.The company did not announce at the time what these rewards were, but the official Fortnite Twitter account Reveals what we can expect today.

“Thank you for your patience during the December login issue. We will [7 p.m. ET on January 7 to 7 a.m. ET on January 10] And before the crescent mushroom pickaxe arrives at the store later, it will be granted to all those who log in during the Winter Festival. ”

You have it-be sure to join Fortnite this weekend to ensure you get rewards.

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Update 1, 12/29/21, 7:40 PM Eastern Time: Due to server issues, Fortnite was back online after being offline for several hours. The official Fortnite Status Twitter account confirmed the fix and promised to provide various compensations to compensate players for offline time. More detailed information about what the reward is should arrive next week.

The original story, December 29, 21: If you are having trouble logging in to Fortnite today, you are not alone. Epic Games has confirmed that Battle Royale currently has login and matching issues.

As of now (2:07 PM Eastern Time), trying to launch a Fortnite game will receive the following message:

Epic did not share an explanation of the outage, but promised to provide information when a solution becomes available. At the same time, if you want to win Victory Royale in the ongoing Winterfest event of the game, then you are out of luck for the time being. The same is true if you wish to fight your enemies as Boba Fett to celebrate today’s premiere of the character’s new Disney+ series.

We will pay close attention to the situation and provide updates when the problem is resolved.