Nintendo announced Tuesday Fortnie would be available for thee Nintendo Switch, including cross-platform play functionality, allowing users to link up their Epic Games accounts across platforms. Unless, of course, the account has been linked to Playstation 4, as Sony is blocking any cross-platform play with the Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch versions of the game.
Many players booted up the Switch version, only to find themselves unable to log into their accounts. Those players were forced to create an entirely new account in order to play Fortnite on the Switch. One frustrated fan made a hilarious trailer about the experience.
The faux trailer perfectly captures the feeling of booting up the Switch version of Fortnite, only to find that block. Having to create a new account in order to play Fortnite on the portable console is frustrating, to say the least.
Sony previously blocked the Xbox One version of the game from cross-platform play, with Playstation's head of global sales and marketing Jim Ryan saying: "
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