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Fortnite Hits 8.3 Million (Or 0.1% of Human Inhabitants) Concurrent Gamers

Fortnite Hits 8.3 Million (Or 0.1% of Human Inhabitants) Concurrent Gamers

binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe offtopicflamebaittrollredundantoverrated insightfulinterestinginformativefunnyunderrated descriptive typodupeerror This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted. by Anonymous Coward writes: on Thursday November 22, 2018 @04:27PM (#57685744) I'm an old-school Quake1/2/3, UT2004, player. Honestly once "realistic" games like Counterstrike starting getting popular that's when I stopped playing FPS games because it was just boring.…

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  • by Nameless Coward writes:

    on Thursday November 22, 2018 @04:27PM (#57685744)

    I’m an frail-college Quake1/2/3, UT2004, participant. Honestly once “life like” games fancy Counterstrike starting up getting standard that’s when I carried out playing FPS games because it turned into once correct boring. I’d doubtlessly fancy Crew Fortress-fancy games (Orange Field) but maintain been turned into off usually on the gaming market for a truly very lengthy time attributable to the dumbing-down (ie. no physical capacity) that consoles maintain precipitated.

    What’s fun about Fortnite? Would I fancy it?

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      It be for formative years……and now Asians.

      It be boring.

      • by Nameless Coward writes:

        I could maybe well maybe both be an emotional stunted adult who enjoys video games or a effectively rounded adult who goes outdoors, socializes, and finally ends up in a damaged marriage the effect I lose half of of all the pieces I bag. I may opt emotionally stunted for $1000 Alex.

        • by Nameless Coward writes:

          Found the crimson capsule incel!

            • Then you are now not involuntarily celibate, are you?

      • by Nameless Coward writes:

        Most attention-grabbing thing more childish than an adult playing video games is an adult that will get mad staring at a “expert” athlete play sports activities.

        • No longer realy, it’s miles a create of leisure, okay some games are doubtlessly childish, bur so are a risk of films now not made esp for children, to be capable to lable a entire class of leisure as childish would be painting with to appropriate stroaks.

        • If I had a mod level I’d provide you with one ha. On the substitute hand or now not it’s Thanksgiving in the States that scheme football so as that shall be a tad too enticing for many🙂

        • Most attention-grabbing thing more childish than bitching about a non-public idea is to put up it anonymously on the bag.

    • What’s fun about Fortnite?

      No longer noteworthy. You may want to maybe well exhaust more time waiting around and downloading updates than it’s possible you’ll maybe well playing the game.

      Ought to you play it? Meh. I entirely did now not scrutinize what the fuss turned into once about.

      Would I fancy it?

      If UT2004 turned into once the absolute simplest thing you ever did for your life then you definately could maybe well moreover skills it.

      I did now not.

      • I played fortnite a pair of instances. It be quite loads of strolling. It be quite loads of guessing. No cherish. No socializing. No Thanks.

        • I played fortnite a pair of instances. It be quite loads of strolling.

          This too.

          You may want to maybe well exhaust 50% (or more) of the “sport” correct running thru fields, making an strive to win to the effect the shuffle is. Ought to you reach it’s possible you’ll maybe well instantly be shot and become a spectator for the comfort of the time.

          Perchance when that you can maintain played 1000 games sooner than it’s possible you’ll maybe well know the accurate places to tumble in but I had no desire to search out out.

          Indisputably I’m able to now not be the greatest one who doesn’t “win” what the fuss is ready. Any individual? Bueller…?

          • Indisputably I’m able to now not be the greatest one who doesn’t “win” what the fuss is ready. Any individual? Bueller…?

            I’m now not a fortnite fan, but games fancy this are so rather more fun with a community. You tumble in duo or quads and contain. You maintain yell chat to withhold the lengthy runs fascinating and that you can maintain chums able to win you again up when you die.

            I in truth skills myself some solo PUBG, could maybe well maybe now not win into fortnite. Finally, I simplest play a sport or 2 of PUBG per week, so I’m now not their target market.

      • I soundless play wow traditional on illegal servers and unreal tournament 1999 on steam lol

        • I soundless play wow traditional on illegal servers and unreal tournament 1999 on steam lol

          You’ll want to strive Mission 1999 [project1999.com]. Everquest as it turned into once again in the day.

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      Neatly Fortnite got a pair of issues accurate.

      1) Its free and no pay to take.

      2) The game runs in quite loads of quite loads of hardware: nintendo swap, ps4, xbox, iphone, android and pc

      3) the game is easy to fancy and accessible. On the substitute hand it could maybe well maybe be complex to master attributable to the event mechanics.

      4) The approach they devise money is dazzling. Day to day the assign a bunch of most recent skins for quite loads of money. You maintain a season shuffle for 10$ that it’s possible you’ll maybe well maybe maybe moreover get better in sport forex and take the following one or skins.

      5) it attracts formative years, fogeys,

    • > What’s fun about Fortnite? Would I fancy it?

      Relies — there are TWO modes of the game:

      * PvP: Fortnite – Battle Royale (BR)

      * PvE: Fornite – Set the World (STW)

      Every are in total grind-shooters. You destroy issues over and over advert nauseam to win loot.

      Most participants are playing BR with simplest a pair of playing STW. Set the World is fun with chums and in early win admission to in the intervening time — will finally shuffle Free-to-Play soonish.

      Noclip has an very honest correct documentary on PUBG [youtube.com] on how BR got right here about.

      Legend saw the money cow tha

    • It be anything but life like. Too cartoonish, I deem. I attempted the substitute standard Battle Royale sport as effectively: PUBG. That goes too some distance the improper approach when it involves realism; as an illustration now not having a risk route indicator. Nonetheless Counter Strike is fun and requires some physical capacity (reflexes), otherwise it’s possible you’ll maybe well prove ineffective swiftly. No longer for me, as an frail fart I can not compete other than in LAN occasions with another frail farts at work. I discovered a snug medium in the Battlefield series: snappy fun rounds with like a flash respa

    • I originate now not know why the fuck your inquire of turned into once modded down.

      When I’m running mod, I originate now not vote questions up or down.

      It be correct a goddam inquire of. The down-mod occurs to me, too, when I inquire of questions..

      I got right here right here to inquire of the true identical inquire of, but I read the answers you bought, so thank you for that.

      There are others who are going to be drawn to this inquire of.

    • Whenever you happen to are a standard twitch shooter participant, it doubtlessly would now not be fun for you.

      It be rather more a positioning-based entirely sport than a reaction/aiming sport. You may want to maybe well maybe maybe moreover win by with reasonably sinister aim *if* you are honest correct at being in the most marvelous space at the accurate time (alongside side constructing issues whereas transferring – high-level Fortnite gamers shuffle nothing fancy odd FPS because they’ll assign staircases and gangways as they move on them). It be moreover noteworthy slower-paced, with lengthy lessons of downtime between wrestle, and a

    • Fornite is a in truth social sport, you leer that you originate now not in truth know somebody unless you play Fortnite everyday with them to your staff. It be quite loads of fun when that you can maintain honest correct chums to play with. Here’s a barrier to participants on Slashdot, so most of them will win that it’s now not fun for them.

    • I’m an frail-college Quake1/2/3, UT2004, participant. Honestly once “life like” games fancy Counterstrike starting up getting standard that’s when I carried out playing FPS games because it turned into once correct boring.

      Did you ever play Tactical Ops for UT? God damn that turned into once huge. And it turned into once entirely based entirely on life like ballistics, and one or two hits would destroy you, namely given hits to unarmored areas. The rounds maintain been like a flash ample to preserve fascinating.

      I’d doubtlessly fancy Crew Fortress-fancy games (Orange Field) but maintain been turned into off usually on the gaming market for a truly very lengthy time attributable to the dumbing-down (ie. no physical capacity) that consoles maintain precipitated.

      Most participants are soundless playing FPSes on PCs. Strive a pair of.

  • by Nameless Coward writes:

    on Thursday November 22, 2018 @04:40PM (#57685788)

    Retain the cluless masses effectively fed and entertained, and you shall rule the Earth.

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      /. maintain all these “funny”, “insightful”, “troll” markers. They maintain to add “pretentious”.

    • Purchased onboarded by chums a pair of months ago; spent a pair of months lovehating the PVE, and it will doubtlessly be uninstalled on every occasion I desire arduous pressure condo. The in-sport community is abominable, there are some deep contain flaws, and whereas I turned into once playing PVE endured to win buggier and more worrying whereas each patch contained a wide checklist of fixes and skins for Battle Royale (PVP) with subsequent to nothing for Set the World (PVE). BR got subsequent day fixes for serious considerations whereas key StW class abilities had been

      • That definite is quite loads of huge reasons for now not playing Fortnite! Neatly reasoned and regarded as.

        My cause of now not playing Fortnite is – I completely suck at Fortnite. After several evenings right here and there attempting out some rounds, on both a Mac and a console, I got right here to the conclusion that I correct originate now not mesh effectively with Fortnite. I’m able to play quite loads of other FPS shooters in truth effectively, but correct can now not originate effectively at Fortnite.

        I yell I could maybe well maybe exhaust months making an strive to slowly toughen, but I got right here to the conclusion – to what slay?

      • You are now not the target, minors are and the game is designed around manipulating their juvenile egos in yell to take digital stuff, to feed those juvenile egos, which is able to be field to torment for failure to pay up and exhaust up with ‘teh’ frigid stuff. For older gamers, yep, boring repetitious sport play, for youthful gamers feeding juvenile egos, mummy I desire additional money and beliefs about what they are manipulated into accepting, the faux well-known accomplishments, bolstered with purposefully fed scrutinize pre

    • Q) How originate you space a non-Fortnite participant at a social gathering?

      A) Don’t agonize they’ll characterize you.

  • Okay. I correct watched some selection of video [youtube.com] that the webpage this sport is ready despatched me to. It looked fancy some peculiar anime/furry/brony crossover. The finest thing missing turned into once some lube and weirdly fashioned dildos.

    And eight.something million participants play this?

    Did the freaks opt over the circus whereas I wasn’t taking a look?

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      I correct watched the the same video and I maintain completely no belief what selection of sport it even is.

      • by Nameless Coward writes:

        It be in total a microtransaction vogue retailer for digital items.

    • Did the freaks opt over the circus whereas I wasn’t taking a look?

      I originate now not know but there’ve been tornados in Boston, NGO’s it looks wish to give our children sex changes and Biff Tannen is president (as predicted… twice).

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      By asking this you wish be effectively past your mid-life crisis…

      • I cherished TF2 for a whereas for its humor and the graphical style but when it turned into more a sport about vogue and carrying the coolest hat to the tutu and your straightjacket, I kinda lost ardour.

        Appears to be like this is the the same, simplest that they began with the trend repeat sooner than the game had of project to be honest correct first.

    • WTF Is Fortnite?

      An overt declaration you need to maintain been living in this kind of deep hole that you overlooked the 10+ articles now we maintain move on Fortnite right here on Slashdot previously 6 months.

    • It be in truth a rather attention-grabbing belief whereas you win past the foolish skins and other random crap they sell and which originate now not in truth have an effect on the game at all.

      Fortnight is a fight royale shooter sport with as much as 100 gamers. Everyone begins on an equal footing with minimal instruments and has to scavenge stuff from the draw. They’ll contain stuff too. The play situation keeps scared to force participants together so you originate now not win ridiculously protracted games the effect each person is holed up in forts.

      It be a excellent variation on the

    • You may want to maybe well be vexed to hear who POTUS is. Trusty out of a coma and already on/.

      • I heard. And did now not imagine it, I honestly requested “How the fuck did he win elected, who turned into once he running against, Cthulhu?”

        And each person nodded.

  • Fortnite Hits 8.3 Million (Or 0.1% of Human Inhabitants) Concurrent Gamers

    There are doubtlessly over ten instances that many gamers on Pornhub accurate now, and half of of them are seeking “stepmother + kitchen”.

    • by Nameless Coward writes:

      > There are doubtlessly over ten instances that many gamers on Pornhub accurate now, and half of of them are seeking “stepmother + kitchen”.

      Whenever you happen to need an resplendent comparability, the bots you send out to explore stuff to your behalf originate now not count.

    • There are doubtlessly over ten instances that many gamers on Pornhub accurate now, and half of of them are seeking “stepmother + kitchen”.

      I wager you a in truth shrimp subset of those participants are enjoying a multiplayer skills.

  • I yell there could be soundless barely of a renaissance for CRPGs accurate now. A complete bunch real dungeon crawlers and Bal

  • Except they began focusing simplest on Battle Royale mode and left the true “Set The World” sport to stagnate.

    I purchased into the founders pack again in the day.. now bawl when I survey what a shit repeat or now not it’s turned into into.

    • Downloading multi-gig patches that dangle nothing but BR skins and StW bugs sucks ass when Ninety 9.95% of your sport time is spent in StW.

      I went again to Guild Wars 2, a sport with actively maintained PVE that doesn’t win worse with each update (technically talking; there are those who’d bitch about class balance and modifiers but after Fortnite, “the visible effects for my abilities in truth blueprint” and “the community is now not repeatedly scamming me whereas expecting me to originate their quests for them” are HUGE plusse

  • by Nameless Coward writes:

    I deem of them as the “honest correct guys” in sport dev and publishing, which is uncommon fervent in they are American. Trusty survey at EA and Zenimax and so forth. to scrutinize what I imply. So, simplest of luck with the franchise, Legend.

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