8 Funny Facts About Fortnite

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Fortnite is an immensely popular battle royale game.

The game has changed a lot since it was released, so here are some funny facts about the game that you might not know.


In this list, you’ll find both funny facts about the actual game as well as times the game has been referenced in real life.

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Mini Version Of The Fortnite Map

Have you ever wondered how it would be like to be a giant in Fortnite?

Well, now you can try just that!

Fortnite player P_Rec has created this tiny version of the Fortnite map in creative mode.

Check it out yourself here: 5320-7315-4181.

Fortnite tiny version of the map in creative mode

IRL Fortnite Dance World Record

Fortnite dances and emotes are a major part of the game.

Especially throughout mid-2018, Fortnite dances took over the internet and the real world.

Therefore, Epic Games obviously wanted to make this phenomenon into a world record.

That’s exactly what they did in Paris the 28th of October 2018.

Check out the video posted of the record here:

Fortnite On Final Exam In School

Ever thought about Fortnite while in class?

Most of us probably have, but that’s all the Fortnite we get in school.

However, that’s not the case for a particular high school in Ohio, USA.

A couple of students persuaded their chemistry to include Fortnite on their exam if they reached 6.7k retweets on a tweet.

They reached the goal, so the teacher incorporated Fortnite into their exam.

Here is the tweet, which reached more than 16k retweets.

Fortnite Dance To Celebrate Goal

Even professional football players love a good Fortnite dance.

Back in April of 2018, football player, Dele Alli did the floss dance as a celebration after scoring a goal.

Check it out for yourself in the video below:

How Almost All Locations Are Named

Until season 7, all locations on the Fortnite map were all named the same way.

You might not have noticed it, but every location consists of two words, starting with the same letter.

For example Tilted Towers, Retail Row, or Fatal Fields.

With the introduction of The Block, this naming method was broken, however.

The new areas in season 8 are named with the classic method though, Lazy Lagoon and Sunny Steps.

Fortnite location names on map season 8

Fortnite’s Fight Against Apex Legends

With the release of Apex Legends in February of 2019, Fortnite had to take measures against the new popular battle royale.

These measures included giving away free items and battle passes.

However, Fortnite also began targeting the keyword Apex Legends with their ads on Google.

This got a lot of attention on different social media platforms and the Fortnite subreddit.

Fortnite Made $2.4 Billion In 2018

Fortnite advertises itself as a free-to-play game, and while that might be true, it was one of the most profitable games in 2018.

Epic Games made a staggering estimated $2.4 billion in 2018 on Fortnite through sales of skins, cosmetics, and other in-game items.

Fortnite Has Been Around For Ages

Most people believe Fortnite has only been around since mid-2017, however, that is far from true.

The original Fortnite game was released all the way back in 2011.

Fortnite, the PvE version, isn’t really what players associate with Fortnite though, and it is true that the battle royale version was released in 2017.

Those are some funny facts about Fortnite!

Jack Roque

Having been a gamer his entire life, Jack plays a wide range of desktop, console, and mobile games. He covers everything from guides and tier lists on popular games to general gaming guides and lists here on Gamerempire.net.

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