Fortnite announces Party Royale, celebrating 350m players

Epic Games owned Fortnite has announced another live concert featuring Dillon Francis, Steve Aoki and deadmau5. Fortnite has seen a surge in virtual meet-ups during the Covid-19 pandemic. Epic said it the game had 350 million registered players, who in April collectively spent over 3.2 billion hours in the game. The company has used live concerts as a way of keeping players engaged. Last month the platform hosted live concerts with Travis Scott and Diplo. The first show with Travis Scott had 12.3 million concurrent participants.