How to play Fortnite (Basic’s Guide)

We’ve all heard about Fortnite (Well, almost all of us), but not everyone has played the game – maybe because of lack of interest or you’ve not been opportune to do that. If you’ve decided to join the ever-growing list of people to have played the game, then you need to know how to. This How to Play Fortnite guide will teach you properly.

  • The first thing you should do is to download and install the game. Fortnite is free on your Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, iPhone, Android, or Mac/Windows PC.
  • After installing, you should set up an account, and select a game option. If you enjoy taking on tasks on your own, then you might like the ‘solo’ option, but if you are a team player, then there are options like ‘duo’, ‘squads’, and ‘soaring 50’s’ for you. (I particularly enjoy and recommend Duo).


How to play Fortnite

Before you rush into Fortnite though, there are some tips and tricks you should know. They include:

  • Try to understand the concept of Fortnite.
  • Try to survive for as long as you can (As it is more important that killing other players).Try to understand the concept of Fortnite.
  • Familiarize yourself with the basic conventions like ‘twist’ and ‘pickaxe’.Try to understand the concept of Fortnite.
  • Try your possible best to avoid the storm.
  • Always try to be conservative at first.
  • When jumping, aim for smaller houses or villages, rather than the larger ones.
  • Try to get a weapon as soon as possible.
  • Use your resources wisely to build the shelter you need.
  • Whenever you are in the water, keep your back to it to avoid someone sneaking up on you.
  • If you are playing the ‘squad’ or ‘duo’, try to communicate with your team as much as possible.
  • Study your enemies properly before engaging them in a fight. If you can’t beat them, try to avoid getting in a fight.
  • Look for enemies in common hiding spots.

There are so many other tricks, but these are the most important. With constant playing, you would get more experienced. Enjoy Fortnite!

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4 replies »

  1. Yeah, I heard about this game from a friend. It seems it’s pretty well known in the gaming world and from the gameplays I saw I am tempted to try it out. I think I need to watch a few video guides before I actually start so I don’t end up in last place all the time ;).

  2. I have been trying to play this game for a while but its been kind of difficult for a beginner like me, but with this post I will surely try again. The game is quite thrilling …

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