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    • Chickabiddybex
    • By Chickabiddybex 24th Apr 18, 11:02 AM
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    Fortnite - free game
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    • 24th Apr 18, 11:02 AM
    Fortnite - free game 24th Apr 18 at 11:02 AM
    Is anyone else playing Fortnite? It's free to play (if you only play the multiplayer) but there are in game purchases. I tried it yesterday and had an absolute blast! It's on PC, Xbox, Playstation and Mobile.
    Hi. I'm a Board Guide on the Gaming, Consumer Rights, Ebay and Praise/Vent boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com
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    • atlantis187
    • By atlantis187 24th Apr 18, 9:49 PM
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    • 24th Apr 18, 9:49 PM
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    • 24th Apr 18, 9:49 PM
    showing 32.99 on my ps store
    so how did u get it free?
    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 25th Apr 18, 7:38 AM
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    • 25th Apr 18, 7:38 AM
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    • 25th Apr 18, 7:38 AM
    showing 32.99 on my ps store
    so how did u get it free?
    Originally posted by atlantis187
    Can you buy games via the Playstation website as its showing as free for me ?
    • artyclarty
    • By artyclarty 25th Apr 18, 4:25 PM
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    • 25th Apr 18, 4:25 PM
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    • 25th Apr 18, 4:25 PM
    There are two Fortnite games.
    "Save the World" is the one that costs money
    "Battle Royale" is free to play
    • Chickabiddybex
    • By Chickabiddybex 26th Apr 18, 12:50 PM
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    • 26th Apr 18, 12:50 PM
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    • 26th Apr 18, 12:50 PM
    Yep, I was refering to Battle Royale.
    Hi. I'm a Board Guide on the Gaming, Consumer Rights, Ebay and Praise/Vent boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com
    • s0mojo
    • By s0mojo 27th Apr 18, 12:28 PM
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    • 27th Apr 18, 12:28 PM
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    • 27th Apr 18, 12:28 PM
    I'd play BR if I had more friends who were willing to, so just purchased the PvE Save the World so I can play at my own pace
    • kimcros
    • By kimcros 30th Apr 18, 8:38 AM
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    • 30th Apr 18, 8:38 AM
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    • 30th Apr 18, 8:38 AM
    I have xbox 360 and after logging in to xbox live there are many free games or demo versions
    • PatBS
    • By PatBS 11th May 18, 11:59 AM
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    • 11th May 18, 11:59 AM
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    • 11th May 18, 11:59 AM
    Playing it currently on PS4 and it's amazing. Won my first game a couple of weeks ago and I'm in love. I want to play Fortnite on my laptop but it seems to run like crap on that.
    Last edited by PatBS; 15-06-2018 at 3:18 PM.
    • atlantis187
    • By atlantis187 13th May 18, 5:04 PM
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    • 13th May 18, 5:04 PM
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    • 13th May 18, 5:04 PM
    guys please help
    I have 2 sub accounts for my sons who are both 10 and 8 and when they try to play it says summat about the age limit is there anyway around this because so far I have been letting them play just on my account and I don't really feel comfortable doing this.
    • Chickabiddybex
    • By Chickabiddybex 17th May 18, 8:57 AM
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    Hi, what do you mean you have sub accounts? Accounts for what?
    Hi. I'm a Board Guide on the Gaming, Consumer Rights, Ebay and Praise/Vent boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com
    • Bigphil1474
    • By Bigphil1474 17th May 18, 12:41 PM
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    atlantis - the idea of having sub accounts, particularly for kids, is so that they can't access age restricted content based on their age. Far as I know Fortnite has a pegi rating of 12+, so unless your kids are 12 years old or more, then it won't let them play it. Their account will have their date of birth in it - they either need to get a bit older, or use your account, or maybe create another sub account for kids fortnite playing. Bear in mind that it has in game purchases - they aren't needed to play the BR game, but you can buy appearances/outfit type stuff i.e. make sure you have some control over your payment method so they can't spend accidentally.
    • MJResonance
    • By MJResonance 12th Jul 18, 10:40 AM
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    Fortnite is originally PVE and costs money
    Fortnite Battle Royale is PVP and is a free game
    • heartbreak_star
    • By heartbreak_star 26th Apr 19, 11:43 AM
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    Unfortunately, like so many online PvPs, the community can be toxic. I dropped League of Legends for nearly a year because of horrific comments I got and now won't play unless I have a premade 5 with friends...

    HBS x
    "I believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another."

    "It's easy to know what you're against, quite another to know what you're for."

    #Starmer4PM #Bremainer
    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 26th Apr 19, 12:27 PM
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    Unfortunately, like so many online PvPs, the community can be toxic. I dropped League of Legends for nearly a year because of horrific comments I got and now won't play unless I have a premade 5 with friends...

    HBS x
    Originally posted by heartbreak_star
    Just mute people you aren't friends with ?

    Or is it messages you get ?

    Why is the community like it, after all its just a game.
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