Replace: Epic has commented once more on the issues. Though it appears as if log-in points have been not less than partially resolved, there are nonetheless issues with seeing your pals 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 right this 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 right this 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 problem,” and Fortnite’s Twitter account has confirmed the issue is just not restricted to a single system.
“We’re getting studies of gamers having points logging in throughout all platforms,” it states. “We hear you and are conscious of this downside. Work is being achieved now to discover a answer for this. Updates can be accessible as soon as we’ve 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. Certainly one of these, associated to key-binding points on sure keyboards, has already been resolved, however Epic is continuous to work on others, in accordance with its forums. These embrace getting caught within the aim-down-sights view, reloading not working accurately, and issues with the constructing selector’s UI (which causes the wrong construction to be constructed).
There is no timeframe for when servers can be totally working once more or these bugs can be resolved. We’ll report again as we obtain extra particulars.