Epic diversions as of late said in its blog entry, that their uber-prominent amusement Fortnite has quite recently hit 15 million apk downloads on the Android stage.
The organization noticed that the amusement has encountered gigantic enthusiasm by the clients since its discharge on Android. Fortnite has just pulled in a tremendous client base; 23 million clients are playing the diversion on Android through Fortnite’s beta program while 15 million have just downloaded the apk document from Epic recreations’ site. On the off chance that it’s accomplishment in the PC-field is any sign, at that point the amusement is set to draw in a large number of versatile clients to its gaming stage on the Android stage.
It is additionally worth saying here that the diversion has had what’s coming to its of issues, soon after the beta program was propelled, a few clients whined about execution issues, refering to the hang-ups that occurred on customary event. While everybody knows about security issues that have tormented the Android form of the diversion. By and by, the organization has guaranteed that it will discharge a fresh last form where all bugs and little hick-ups will be resolved for a superior client encounter.
It seems that the company is reaping the rewards for circumventing the Google play store and providing the game via apk download on its own website, thereby avoiding the 30% google play store fee. This has profited the company to a huge extent, furthermore, most the of the users are currently playing the game on the beta version, Fortnite is currently in beta on Android while not being available on a wide range of devices. Therefore, it is expected that user-base of the game is expected to grow exponentially once it expands its reach and is made available to a larger number of smartphones.
Epic also assured its android user-base that steps are being taken to protect Android players of Fortnite from any malware scams. The blog post on Epic games states that the company is currently monitoring the internet for malware website and has so far found 47 unauthorized “Fortnite for Android” websites, the majority of which seem to be managed by the same ‘bad actors’. The blog post further mentioned that the company has hired a third-party IP and anti-fraud enforcement agency to expand Epic’s policing efforts.
Earlier, Fortnite’s vulnerable security measures were exposed by Google, where the software giant released the public details about Fortnite’s security flaws. This ultimately led to a small tussle between the two companies where the CEO of Epic, Tim Sweeny accused google of gaining ‘cheap PR points’.