Funko lands another huge partner and will produce ‘Fortnite’ toys and collectibles


It's easy to imagine Funko-fied versions of the game's most recognizable bits, like a vinyl keychain Battle Bus or a Pop! version of the supply llama.

Analysis company SuperData Research produced the report, which charts the game's incredible revenue growth since October past year. But in that time, it has turned into a phenomenon both in terms of its popularity as a game as well as in its cultural impact. It was recently revealed that the game has made more than $1 billion from microtransactions alone.

In brief: It's no secret that Fortnite: Battle Royale has been a phenomenal success since it launched in September previous year, but is the free-to-play title making the kind of cash that reflects its popularity?

You can find the current the current Fortnite Summer Skirmish leaderboard above, although this will change as the tournament continues.

We are likely to see any players that were set to feature in both inevitably pick the Epic organised one.

The combination for Fortnite and celebrities has drawn sizable audiences, with one popular video game streamer's session with rapper Drake reaching 635,000 concurrent viewers.

Battle Royale Revenue
Source Super Data Research

"Grab your gear, drop in and start training", Epic Games posted at the time. If you're new to the game, this means that you can score some extra XP and Battle Stars for successfully completing specific objectives in-game.

Epic Games, the creator of global game sensation Fortnite, has chosen to go "all-in" on AWS to power its infrastructure.

While FORTNITE: The Movie, hits numerous notes of the gaming phenomenon, it's important to know it is not related to a Fortnite television show that was rumored to be in the works.

Now Playing: Watch this: Fortnite: Battle Royale tips for gamers just starting. More details and pictures of the figures should be released shortly.

For those who need a reminder, The Battle Pass costs 950 V-Bucks and you can buy a bundle of 1,000 V-Bucks for roughly £8, or earn the V-Bucks in-game through various activities.

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