Epic Games has announced via the official blog that Fortnite will be available for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.
Utilizing the recently-announced Unreal Engine 5, the game will be optimized to take advantage of the new hardware on console, giving new level of performance and visual.
However, Fortnite for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X will be based on current Unreal Engine 4 before transiting to the new engine in mid-2021.
Epic Games has also confirmed that the game will feature cross-play and cross-progression systems across every platform.
Fortnite is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC via Epic Games Store.