With an incredible increase in players in just a few hours, the newly released LEGO Fortnite has broken records, Set by the wildly successful Chapter 4 Season OG. There was a lot of doubt about this new season’s chances of success and the reaction of the Fortnite fans before it was released. But now that the game has quickly surpassed the all-time greatest OG record, all questions have been definitively answered.
LEGO Fortnite’s Record-Breaking Debut
After the debut of Fortnite’s Chapter 4 Season OG, which received a very good review for its enormous popularity, Epic Games announced that the OG season exceeded their expectations and would return in 2024.
Then came LEGO Fortnite, which shocked players with its record-breaking release and caused a bit of excitement in the gaming community. This amazing achievement took place just a few days after the end of the nostalgic original season. As per Fortnite.GG, the famous building brick mode has achieved its peak player count of over 2.4 million since it started, whereas the basic Battle Royale mode has seen its peak player count of slightly over 850 thousand.
FORTNITE JUST BROKE THE "FORTNITE OG" PEAK ‼️
There's currently 6.6 MILLION+ LIVE Players in Fortnite as a whole (2.3m+ in Fortnite LEGO alone). This is the highest peak since the numbers went public in March 2023, not counting the 11.6m+ event day. pic.twitter.com/qNeCa0MfwN
— HYPEX (@HYPEX) December 8, 2023
Is LEGO Fortnite Like Minecraft?
LEGO Fortnite is a game similar to Minecraft in which players collaborate to create and survive. Fans of the two games gave it a try right away. LEGO Fortnite’s latest mode even surpassed the previous record, with 26.5 million gamers in a single day! A lot of people love the most recent LEGO Fortnite game.
For the first time in the game’s history, LEGO Fortnite has defeated the Battle Royale mode, and the statistics don’t even come close to making it more interesting. Not including the over 11.6 million who entered to witness the live in-game event, Fortnite has established a new record for the most players with over 6.6 million active players at any given moment.