Gearbox will publish Epic’s Fortnite, will go free-to-play in 2018

Gearbox has announced that it will publish Epic’s third-person action building game, Fortnite. The retail version of Fortnite will be released on July 21st, and will be available in paid digital Early Access starting on July 25th.

In addition, Gearbox and Epic Games revealed that Fortnite will go free-to-play sometime in 2018 (though we don’t know the exact month).

In Fortnite, players team up to build massive forts and battle against hordes of monsters, all while crafting and looting within giant worlds where – according to its description – no two games will be ever the same!

Fortnite - E3 2017 Gameplay Trailer