Fortnite is Back on iOS!

Thanks to Microsoft you'll be able to play Fortnite on your iOS device once more.


If you enjoyed playing Fortnite on your iPhone, but haven't been able to in the last two years, then finally your woes have ended, because thanks to Microsoft you'll be able to play the game even on iOS. How does this work? Well that's what we're here for and we will let you know.

Quick recap though, Up until 2020, anyone could enjoy the Battle Royale on their phone — any phone for that matter — but then with the whole Apple vs. Epic mess that came to an end and iPhone gamers had to say goodbye to Fortnite.

Fortnite Back on iOS

How can you play Fortnite on iOS. Well, it isn't as simple as downloading it from the Apple Store, sadly. You will need to have a Microsoft account though. That's because with the extended Xbox Cloud access, you can get games from Epic Games on all your devices, which includes Fortnite.

Xbox Gaming vice president and product head, Catherine Gluckstein explained in a blog post that Fortnite is now available for free via the Xbox Cloud Gaming beta. This means if you're in any of these 26 countries, you can use Xbox Cloud Gaming to play Fortnite. This includes on PC and mobile.

How to Play Fortnite on iOS with Xbox Cloud Gaming

If you're itching to go and play some Fortnite right now on your iPhone, then you just have to use the cloud and you can play Fortnite right on your internet browser. You won't need to download the game, nor do you need a membership.

So with this, you can easily get Fortnite back on your iPhone. You don't need the Apple Store, just access to the internet, which you would need for Fortnite anyway, and the Xbox Cloud. Then you're ready to have Fortnite on-the-go once more! It's as easy as that.

With these news, it's about time that you check back in on your Fortnite account to see whether you have the latest skins and cosmetics available in the Fortnite Item Shop. If you do, then get on there and play some Fortnite on your phone.