There is no denying that Fortnite is a new phenomenon in the video game industry. A place where everyone who appreciates pop culture, whether music, movies, comic books, or video games, can find their favorite character and play with it. You can play in battle royale mode to fight other players or even build your dream island. There are tons of great places to check-in and have fun with friends. Regardless, you might want to taste other games with similar attributes, so here are ten games to play if you like Fortnite.
1. Call of Duty: Warzone
Call of Duty is one of the most popular franchises of all time. Almost every year, it was the best-selling game. Once Activision announced the free-to-play battle royale Call of Duty, everyone prepared to leave their current battle royale game and try the new realistic one. Call of Duty: Warzone is the best game for those who only want to play the battle royale mode of Fortnite and are not interested in building that much. If you want something with more realistic graphics, Warzone is the best option. Not only are the graphics realistic, but the physics are as well.
2. Apex Legends
Respawn Entertainment saw the opportunity of making a hero shooter in the battle royale genre, so they developed Apex Legends based on their knowledge of making fast-paced action games from the Titanfall series. The result was one of the best free-to-play battle royales on the market. Players are sorted into two or three-player squads before each match. Once the match begins, they will look around to find weapons and start fighting. Not only is the gameplay similar to Fortnite, but the art style of Apex Legends as well, making it an excellent substitute for Fortnite.
3. Player’s Unknown Battleground (PUBG)
Before even Fortnite became popular, Player’s Unknown Battleground (PUBG) was the biggest battle royale on the market. It was not the first game adopting this genre, but it was the one that made this genre as prevalent as it is today. One hundred players are released on a giant map, and the player who survives the longest will be the winner of the match. PUBG has distinguished, realistic graphics, and it became free-to-play not long ago, making it a good option if you are looking for something more realistic.
Many players enjoy Fortnite, not only for Battle royale but its building gameplay mechanisms. If you enjoy and prefer Fortnite because of its building, then play Minecraft. Like Fortnite, Minecraft was also a phenomenon and still is. It still has a dedicated fan base where they create beautiful places, modes, and mods to play. If you are looking for a relaxing place to build houses and intricate structures, then play Minecraft if you haven’t.
5. Ring of Elysium
Ring of Elysium is another free-to-play battle royale game published by Tencent Games. Ring of Elysium has great lore that every season is connected to the next and previous in one way or another, just like Fortnite. The graphics and visuals of this game are similar to the other free-to-play battle royale game of Tencent Games, PUBG. Regardless, it is a fun game if you become tired of playing Fortnite.
Roblox is not a battle royale game in general, but the freedom of creativity allows you to create or use other servers with battle royale settings. Like Fortnite, Roblox can be used as a platform to create or use other creations and have fun. Battle Royale is one of the many games you can play in Roblox. The game became more famous during the COVID-19 pandemic and after the release of the South Korean series: Squid Games.
7. Fortnite: Save the World
If you want to play a game just like Fortnite with nothing less or more, then it is best to try Fortnite: Save the World. Unlike Fortnite, this is a third-person shooter tower defense with survival elements. After the sudden disappearance of 98% of humans on Earth and others turning into zombies, it is your job to save the world with your friends. There are many quests to complete and events to join.
8. Sea of Thieves
Sea of Thieves is an open-world online adventure game with a first-person point of view where players take the role of a pirate and go on adventures with their friends. The mutual element of Fortnite and Sea of Thieves is that you wander around with your friends and encounter other players. Depending on the situation, players will either co-operate with other players or fight them head-on with guns and ships. Sea of Thieves is the result of mixing Pirates of the Caribbean and The Goonies.
9. Narak Bladepoint
Have you ever wanted to play a battle royale game, but instead of using guns, use swords and melee? Then Naraka: Bladepoint is what you are looking for. There is a vast variety of ranged and melee weapons you can use in solo runs or playing with other players in trios. There are nine different characters you can choose from, each having a unique skill. Unlike Fortnite, there are only 60 players in each match, some might like and some might not.
10. Darwin Project
Darwin Project, developed by Scavengers Studio, is so similar to Fortnite that you can even call it a clone of Fortnite. The art style of the Darwin Project is very similar, but the gameplay is entirely different. Ten players respawn on the map, and it is the job of the eleventh player to make the match more fun with the power they have. The game is set in a post-apocalyptic landscape in the Northern Canadian Rockies, inspired by the Ice Age.