Fortnite is inarguably among the most significant video games of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One generation. In reality, it was such a prominent video game and phenomenon that we called it generation-defining in our end-of-generation awards. Today, designer Epic Games comprehensive precisely what its renowned fight royale video game gives the next-gen consoles when it releases together with them next week.

On the Xbox Series X/S side of things, gamers can anticipate 60 frames-per-second efficiency (even in splitscreen), with 4K resolution on the Series X and 1080p resolution on the Series S. The Xbox Series X variation provides vibrant visuals, with trees and yard reacting to surges, much better simulations for smoke and liquid, and brand new storm and cloud impacts. The Series S supports the majority of those improvements also, however Epic does not define precisely which ones. The load times on both consoles are likewise considerably enhanced, providing textures quicker while likewise getting you into matches quicker. 

With PlayStation 5, Fortnite provides 4K resolution at 60 frames per 2nd, with the very same faster loads and vibrant visual impacts as the Xbox Series X variation. However, the PlayStation 5 variation likewise includes brand-new haptic feedback to much better mimic the sensation of the weapon you’re utilizing with Sony’s brand-new DualSense controller. You can likewise choose your preferred mode to delve into directly from the PS5 Home screen, enabling you to go straight to the Battle Royale lobby with Solos, Duos, or Squads currently picked.

Regardless of the platform you pick, your development rollovers from your previous platform. Crossplay still works, and all development and cosmetics bring into the next generation. If you move from Xbox One to Xbox Series X/S, you simply require to download the video game to your brand-new console to leap back into the fight. If you’re downloading on PlayStation 5, you require to visit to your Epic account. If you do not have an Epic account, you can visit with your PlayStation Network account if you used PS4.

To commemorate this relocation into the future, Fortnite is supplying the Throwback Axe Pickaxe, the traditional default pickaxe from Chapter 1, totally free through January 15. Fortnite is offered on Xbox Series X/S on November 10 and PlayStation 5 on November 12.