Replace: Epic has commented once more on the issues. Though it appears as if log-in points have been no less than partially resolved, there are nonetheless issues with seeing your mates who’re on-line and becoming a member of up with them. Epic says it is working to resolve this and can report again when it has extra data. There’s nonetheless no phrase on fixes for the bugs outlined under. The unique story follows.
Following an extended stretch of downtime associated to upkeep yesterday, Fortnite‘s servers are once more experiencing points at the moment, January 26. Epic Video games has confirmed log-in points on PC, PS4, and Xbox One–if you are unable to get on-line to play, you are not the one one.
Epic confirmed log-in points on PS4 earlier at the moment, which presumably have been associated to the issues that PSN was suffering from. Nevertheless, Xbox Dwell’s status page calls out Fortnite: Battle Royale as “experiencing a difficulty,” and Fortnite’s Twitter account has confirmed the issue shouldn’t be restricted to a single system.
“We’re getting experiences of gamers having points logging in throughout all platforms,” it states. “We hear you and are conscious of this drawback. Work is being carried out now to discover a resolution for this. Updates shall be out there as soon as now we have extra data. Thanks for sticking with us!”
These points come a day after Epic was compelled to extend server downtime due to an issue that cropped up throughout upkeep. That upkeep was tied to the discharge of a new update that introduced the Chug Jug item, amongst different adjustments and fixes. Nevertheless, the patch’s launch resulted in a collection of bugs. Considered one of these, associated to key-binding points on sure keyboards, has already been resolved, however Epic is constant to work on others, based on its forums. These embody getting caught within the aim-down-sights view, reloading not working appropriately, and issues with the constructing selector’s UI (which causes the inaccurate construction to be constructed).
There is not any timeframe for when servers shall be totally working once more or these bugs shall be resolved. We’ll report again as we obtain extra particulars.