How to play Fortnite on iOS for free via Xbox Cloud Gaming
Fortnite is now available on supported browser-enabled devices for free with Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta) which means you can now play Fortnite on your iOS devices.
Updated:Fri, May 06, 2022 1:13pm
By Priya Singh
Fortnite developer Epic Games and Microsoft have teamed up to bring Fortnite game to Xbox Cloud Gaming, hence making it playable on PC, iOS and iPad devices via streaming. According to Xbox, Fortnite is now available on supported browser-enabled devices for free with Xbox Cloud Gaming (Beta).
For the unversed, Fortnite removed from Google's Play Store and Apple's App Store due to their battle with Epic Games over app store fee. However, it will now be available for iOS users in over 26 countries via Cloud Gaming service.
How to play Fortnite on iOS for free
To play Fortnite on your iOS device, all you need to have is a Microsoft account and an iOS, iPadOS, Android phone or tablet, or Windows PC with internet access. The game is playable via touch controls and supports gamepads.
Notably, the game does not require any membership fee or installation. Follow these simple steps to begin now:
And that is it! You can now join your friends and be a part of the next Victory Royale.
As per a statement by Xbox, "It's an important step to add a Free-to-Play title to the cloud gaming catalog as we continue our cloud journey. We're starting with Fortnite and will look to bring more Free-to-Play games people love in the future. At Xbox, we want to make gaming accessible to the 3 billion players around the world, and cloud has an important role in that mission. Quite simply, we want you to have more choice in both the games you play and the way you choose to play them."