Epic Games has shut down the Fortnite servers – maintenance work is in progress.
As Epic Games announced a few hours ago, the Fortnite servers are now Down. Nothing bad happened, it’s routine maintenance.
In the course of the Fortnite server maintenance, the new update 15.20 will also be released. So far there are no details about what the patch contains and how long the Fortnite servers are down.
As soon as the patch notes are available, we will make them available to you.
Update 15.20 is Live (Update)
The new Fortnite update can now be downloaded. Here we summarize all information.
Battle up close and personal in our new update.
v15.20 is scheduled for release on January 13. Downtime for the update will begin at approx. 4 AM ET (09:00 UTC). pic.twitter.com/O3P6uDMHV0
— Fortnite Status (@FortniteStatus) January 12, 2021
We're beginning to disable services in preparation for v15.20. If you're currently in a session, you can continue to play until downtime starts at approx. 4 AM ET (09:00 UTC). pic.twitter.com/ePfBQgLc4h
— Fortnite Status (@FortniteStatus) January 13, 2021