Fortnite downtime today (August 25): When will servers be back up?


Is Fortnite on downtime right now?

Fortnite players have been left unable to log into the game this morning, August 25, 2023, as the popular Battle Royale game's servers go into downtime for scheduled maintenance. This is in preparation for the launch of Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 4.

How long is Fortnite downtime?

The developers, Epic Games, have not given specific end times for the scheduled maintenance. However, they will keep players posted on when the downtime is expected to end. In the meantime, players can stay updated on the game's server status by checking the official Fortnite Status Twitter account or visiting the real-time outage report aggregator DownDetector.

How long will Fortnite be down for Chapter 4 Season 4?

While the exact duration of the downtime is uncertain, previous season releases have experienced maintenance periods lasting up to three or four hours. If this holds true for Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 4's launch and patch deployment, players can expect the servers to be back online at the earliest by 11am UK time / 6am ET.

By Stoyan Ovcharov