Fortnite Shut down? Yes, The Chinese version of Fortnite, “Fortress Night,” will shut down on Nov. 15.
“Fortress Night,” the Chinese version of the game, was launched in 2018 through a partnership with publisher Tencent. The Shenzhen-based tech giant is a significant investor in Epic, owning a 40% stake in the firm.
China is known for its tight grip over the video game sector. games need to go through a strict approval process before rolling out in the country, with Western titles often required to be heavily censored.