Why is it called Fortnite?
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3. Why is it called Fortnite?
'Fortnight' is a British phrase that means 'two weeks'. In the main game, the hardest mode involves surviving for two weeks (in game time), and the game also involves building bases (forts), hence the pun based name 'Fortnite'.