How to Download Fortnite
Fortnite is a free-to-play game available for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Android, and Nintendo Switch. (Fortnite on iOS and Mac is unavailable after August 28th, 2020 at the time of this writing).
To get the game on your computer, follow these simple steps:
- Before you begin, check to make sure your device has enough storage to complete the installer.
- Click this link if you're on a PC or Mac: https://www.epicgames.com/fortnite/en-US/download. The Epic Games Launcher will automatically download if it's not already installed.
If needed, select the download installer you prefer. The site will default to offering a download that fits your operating system.
- Follow the steps for the Epic Games Launcher; including creating or signing into an Epic account.
- Select Fortnite in the Epic Games Launcher. Follow the steps in the game installer.
Once installed, you are good to go! You can launch the client from a desktop shortcut or by searching your computer for "Fortnite" or "Epic Games Launcher". From there, you can sign in through your Epic account and play!