Fortnite (probably) coming to Switch

Nintendo E3 2018 Good news for Switch means is bad reading for 3DS

It made its debut back in 2014 on the Sony PS4, PC and the Microsoft Xbox One.

There's now no word yet on when exactly the new GameCube controllers for the Nintendo Switch will be released. Fortnite on Switch has been hinted at for quite some time now, so further evidence to confirm this "pretty-much-confirmed" game coming to Switch is always welcome.

Let's start off with the obvious; a new Super Smash Bros. game will be the focus of Nintendo at E3 2018.

This will commemorate the tournament that will be held next week and will be distributed in a Nintendo Switch News article on the Splatoon 2 channel on Thursday 7th June.

SciresM on Twitter, well known in the Switch community for his work on a custom firmware for the console, found a listing on the eShop store that mentions Fortnite.

Nintendo has had one of the most incredible years in video game history. The Android version has not been released but that is said to be coming soon.

We should hear more information about Fortnite's future during Nintendo's E3 livestream on Tuesday, June 12th, at 9:00 AM PT.

Fortnite is free on all platforms but it offers a variety of cosmetics that the players can buy to make their character look different. At this point, the real question is whether or not the game will launch during E3 2018, or if it won't be ready until later this year.

"In the 2018 - 2019 season, Epic Games will provide $100,000,000 (R1 254 965 000.00) to fund prize pools for Fortnite competitions", reads a blog post on the developer's website.

Nintendo is now only a week away from showing off their plans for E3 but it seems GameStop has nearly jumped the gun adding 10 full price Switch titles to their online inventory.

Related News:

  • Trump and Kim sign unspecified documents

    Trump and Kim sign unspecified documents

    Here's Mr Trump and Mr Kim walking (with Mr Trump one step ahead) towards their one-on-one meeting which lasted for 40 minutes. Earlier this morning, the tweeter-in-chief expressed his elation about being in Singapore and feeling "excitement in the air".
    Star Fox is coming to Ubisoft’s space game Starlink

    Star Fox is coming to Ubisoft’s space game Starlink

    More importantly, it turns out Star Fox characters and ships will be appearing in the Nintendo Switch version of the game. Packs with pilots will be $7.99, weapons $9.99, and spaceships (with a starship, pilot, and weapon) for $24.99.
    David Davis leaves Brussels empty handed after meeting Michel Barnier

    David Davis leaves Brussels empty handed after meeting Michel Barnier

    The EU has set out several objections to the UK's proposals , saying they would lead to a "hard border" in Northern Ireland. It concludes that the UK Government's backstop would not serve its central goal of avoiding a hard border.
  • Microsoft E3 2018: Halo Infinite

    Microsoft E3 2018: Halo Infinite

    Kitao also talked about the short teaser at The Game Awards and how Miyazaki thought it was a little too short to be shown as a teaser.
    Trump Admits 'Unknown Territory' Awaits in Kim Summit

    Trump Admits 'Unknown Territory' Awaits in Kim Summit

    Add North Korea as an interest to stay up to date on the latest North Korea news, video, and analysis from ABC News. He went out of his way to be cordial during two summits with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in April and May.
    De Niro apologizes to Canada for

    De Niro apologizes to Canada for "idiotic behavior" of Trump

    And then he did it again. "With regards to the news today, sir, I have only two words for you: Thank you", Tory said to De Niro. On a related note, De Niro earned thunderous applause last night when he yelled "F*ck Trump" in the middle of the Tony Awards.
  • Trump’s Trade Adviser Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ Trudeau Comments

    President Donald Trump attacked America's closest allies in tweets after leaving the meeting in Canada. The relationship between the US and its allies was already off-balance after Mr.
    Pizza company asking for town nominations for pot hole repairs

    Pizza company asking for town nominations for pot hole repairs

    Domino's Pizza ($ DPZ ) is filling in potholes in towns across the US with a new '"Paving for Pizza" initiative. Domino's is here to lend a hand, the company has announced , with its new " Paving for Pizza " initiative.
    Singapore Offers to Pick up Kim Jong-un's Bills

    Singapore Offers to Pick up Kim Jong-un's Bills

    At the top of the expanded meeting, Trump said he and Kim "will solve" the problems presented by a nuclear North Korea. Meanwhile, Law and Home Affairs Minister Shanmugam is confident that security is in place for the Trump-Kim summit.
  • Trump's vow to end military drills with South Korea stuns a region

    Trump's vow to end military drills with South Korea stuns a region

    "At the same time, there needs to be a peace mechanism for the peninsula, to resolve North Korea's reasonable security concerns". Trump said he's certain that his warlike rhetoric previous year against North Korean leader Kim Jong-un convinced Mr.
    Ariana Grande Is 'Defying Gravity' After Engagement News

    Ariana Grande Is 'Defying Gravity' After Engagement News

    It seems like yesterday we were left shook by the news that Ariana Grande had split from her long-term boyfriend, Mac Miller . On Friday, Ariana and Pete kept the romance alive during Kanye West and Kid Cudi's Kids See Ghosts listening party.
    Russian Federation  2018: Neymar led Brazil thrash Austria in final warm up match

    Russian Federation 2018: Neymar led Brazil thrash Austria in final warm up match

    Fred underwent further examinations in Vienna this weekend. It was the last game of preparation before the World Cup. Austria failed to qualify for the World Cup.


Most liked

Super Mario Party Coming To Nintendo Switch On October 5, 2018
This includes mildly different character designs, new final smash attacks and more expressive facial expressions for everyone. It's the first Mario Party console game since Mario Party 10 debuted on the Wii U in 2015.

White House aide apologizes over 'special place in hell' comment
Michael Hayden, the former Central Intelligence Agency director under Presidents George W. Asked if he was apologizing for the comments, Navarro said , "yeah, absolutely".

Merkel-Trump face-off photo headed for history books
The acrimonious fallout from the G7 began after Mr Trump watched Mr Trudeau's end-of-summit press conference. We have a very big trade deficit with Canada.

'Trust each other first': Dennis Rodman watches Trump-Kim summit from Singapore
The heavily pierced and tattooed Rodman , 57, explained that a humid, 90-degree weather got the best of him. I showed my loyalty and trustworthiness to this country. "I said to everybody, the door will open", he said.

E3 2018: Fallout Shelter Comes To Nintendo Switch And PS4 Tonight
There are nuclear missile silos to take over, which will naturally score you an advantage over your adversaries. Your progression will remain static, as well, which means that Fallout 76 should be pretty accessible.

Belmont Stakes: How To Bet $100
Running from the rail post and facing horses who are better rested could derail Justify's bid for horse racing's Triple Crown. But trainer Chad Brown has probably seen all he wants to see of the Triple Crown champion for the time being.

Federal authorities arrest 74 people in wire transfer scam
Google and Facebook fell victim to a $100 million email scam thanks to an elaborate scheme from a suspect in Lithuania. The FBI announced 74 arrests across seven countries in a major email fraud bust on Monday.

Belgium 4-1 Costa Rica
Soon after, the Manchester United forward pounced from inside the box to head home Mertens' cross five minutes after the break. Los Ticos' advantage lasted only seven minutes, though.

Fallout 76 Release Date, Trailer, and News
A launch date hasn't been announced, although a clue can be found in the trailer as the camera pans down past a Pipboy. The standard edition of Fallout 76 comes with just the base game but is already available to pre-order.

Trump and Kim Jong-un hold extended meeting
It's so far unclear whether the US and North Korea will release some kind of joint statement or agreement following the sit-down. The meeting marks the first ever meeting between a sitting North Korean leader and a US president.

Resident Evil 2 remake debuts at Sony’s E3 show
Will they make it out alive? The remake of the title will be different, switching to a new modern third-person perspective. Or at least we assume we are, since when we made the appointments to see Capcom all their games were still a secret...

Mom shares warning on Facebook after tick bite hospitalizes daughter
Her original post racked up more than 103,000 reactions and almost 400,000 shares on Facebook as of early Monday. In a post on Facebook, Griffen, of Grenada, Mississippi, said her daughter "couldn't walk".

Former 5-star QB Hunter Johnson transferring to Northwestern from Clemson
He played in seven games for Clemson as a freshman, completing 21 of 27 passes with two touchdowns and an interception. I am thankful to Coach (Dabo) Swinney and the Clemson family for all their support over the past year-and-a-half.

Super Eagles off to Russian Federation
They will play their first game against Croatia on Saturday, June 16 at the Kaliningrad Stadium (8.00pm in Nigeria). The players are all in good form and ready for the tournament, " Patrick said to NAIJ.com.

E3 Trailer: ‘The Last of Us Part 2’ Shows Off Stealth Gameplay
Additionally, The Last of Us composer Gustavo Santaolalla introduced the footage with a live performance of the theme. You might have been too busy toe-tapping along and infatuated by Ellie's happy moment to notice.