Fortnite will be available for Switch today at 10:00 a.m. PT / 1:00 p.m. ET, Epic Games announced during the E3 2018 Nintendo Direct.
Here is an overview of the game, via Nintendo.com:
Squad up and play the #1 Battle Royale game! Download now for FREE.
Jump in to be the last one standing in the free 100-player Battle Royale. Build huge forts. Outwit your opponents. Earn your Victory. Squad up together online with friends in the same room or around the world!
- Build and Destroy – Shape the battlefield by building your own cover. Opponent hiding behind a wall? Take out their cover to get the edge.
- Gear Up – Board the battle bus and drop in on your favorite zone. Gather resources, collect gear, and battle your opponents!
- Squad Up with Friends – Team up online with your friends around the world or in the same room!
- Weekly Updates and Events – Updates constantly fuel the fun with new gameplay modes, outfits, weapons and items.
Watch the announcement trailer below.