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‘Fortnite’ is getting major updates for the launch of the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles — here’s what you can expect at launch

One of the biggest games in the world, “Fortnite,” will be available at launch on the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles. The next-gen versions of “Fortnite” are more than “tweaked last-gen builds,” “Fortnite” maker Epic Games says, “but new native ones to harness the power of the new consoles.” […]
‘Fortnite’ is getting major updates for the launch of the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles — here’s what you can expect at launch
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Sony refuses to allow ‘Fortnite’ players on PS4 to play with other platforms: ‘Our way of thinking is always that PlayStation is the best place to play’

Microsoft and Sony directly compete in the video-game market, where the PlayStation 4 has a commanding lead over the Xbox One in hardware sales numbers. Since last year, Microsoft has been pushing the concept of “cross-platform” play: the ability to play games like “Minecraft,” “Fortnite,” and more with friends on […]
Sony refuses to allow ‘Fortnite’ players on PS4 to play with other platforms: ‘Our way of thinking is always that PlayStation is the best place to play’
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‘Fortnite’ players are furious at Sony for locking accounts to the PlayStation 4 — an exclusionary tactic that’s burning years of goodwill with fans

PlayStation owners are furious at Sony, and they have started a hashtag to air their grievances: #BlameSony. The reason? Sony is locking “Fortnite” accounts on PlayStation 4 to its service, PlayStation Network. If you tie your “Fortnite” account to PSN, you’re unable to use it – and anything you’ve earned […]
‘Fortnite’ players are furious at Sony for locking accounts to the PlayStation 4  —  an exclusionary tactic that’s burning years of goodwill with fans