While this is great news, it just makes me wonder why this wasn't the default for Splatoon 2, the Switch's other game that uses voice chat.
The popular online game was downloaded by 150 million people internationally this year, the Washington Post reported.
During Nintendo's Direct today, Fortnite was officially revealed for the Nintendo Switch.
For those players that've spent a whole lot of time on PlayStation 4 and want to play on the Nintendo Switch, or any other platform for that matter, there's now some bad blood boiling. Then, sign into your PS4 Epic Games account on the official site, head into the account section, and change your username to anything.More news: United States reaches deal with China's ZTE
Though the error message only refers to an unspecified "platform", it would appear the culprit is the PlayStation 4.
It isn't especially hard to make a new Epic account, but Fortnite employs a battle pass program that players buy into to receive challenges and rewards. Previously leaked specifically on the Nintendo eShop, the Wingman Starter Pack looks to be purchasable on every platform that Fortnite is available for. "Cross-play and cross progression on Switch work with Xbox One, PC, Mac, and mobile", the company confirmed.
The part of "Fortnite" that's so incredibly popular is the Battle Royale mode, which pits 100 real players against each other in a kill-or-be-killed scenario.
This is a flawless chance for both new and old players of Fortnite to enjoy the game while they're on-the-go or on the big screen in the comfort of their own home.