‘Fortnite’ for Nintendo Switch Leaked & Rated in Korea Before E3 2018

Judy Cobb
June 2, 2018

While Epic Games or Nintendo have yet to officially confirm anything about the title's arrival on Nintendo's console, the news of Fortnite on Switch wouldn't necessarily be a huge surprise given the massive popularity that Fortnite has had since it launched its Battle Royale mode last fall, and Epic Games seems determined to put the title onto as many platforms as possible.

You can check out the full image of the document below, and as always with any sort of "leaks" around this time of year, they should be taken with a grain of salt. The latest comes from 4chan and it has Dragon Ball FighterZ, Fortnite, Overcooked 2 and more for Switch. Furthermore, the South Korean ratings board has rated Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch as well.

"We're confident this rumor is accurate".

An alleged image shows what looks to be Nintendo's E3 booth. Back in January, Epic Games Creative Director Donald Mustard tweeted "hopefully we do that at some point" when asked about porting Fortnite to the popular hybrid console. Nintendo's E3 presentation is scheduled to air at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET on June 12, just before the expo formally begins.

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The document in question states Nintendo Switch will be getting a port of popular anime brawler Dragon Ball FighterZ, Overcooked 2 and a mysterious new title called Killer Queen Black.

"A source familiar with Epic Games' plans, speaking anonymously to protect their career, also told Kotaku earlier this week that Fortnite would be coming to Switch".

The Star Fox franchise hasn't seen much activity in recent years save for the Wii U game Star Fox Zero, but that may change in the near future. Reddit user DasVergeben claims it will feature elements of F-Zero and Diddy Kong Racing, with an adventure mode and hub world.

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