The developer-supported community run subreddit for Fortnite’s Battle Royale mode has hit 1 million subscribers nearly a year and a half after its creation.
/r/FortniteBR has joined the list of gaming-focused subreddits to reach over 1 million subscribers as of January 21st, 2019.
The Fortnite Battle Royale subreddit is the go-to community for Redditors to discuss anything and everything related to the game. Epic Games frequently interacts in the subreddit as well, providing players with updates and insights.
The Moderators of /r/FortniteBR had this to say regarding the accomplishment…
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Wow! What a year it’s been!
We’ve officially reached 1 million subscribers and are thrilled to have spent the last year with you all! This couldn’t have been done without all of you, from the content you post everyday (we’re talking in the thousands of posts) through to the community spirit (such as affectionately grouping together to unanimously name a cube, Kevin is forever in our hearts <3).
Don’t forget to to check out our 1 million subs charity event and practice for our Mods vs. Community event next weekend! More details to follow in the next few days.
The subreddit was created on September 12th, 2017; within roughly 500 days the subreddit amassed 1M subscribers making it the 148th largest subreddit on Reddit.
In the last 24 hours, the subreddit has generated 8,298 comments and 1,352 posts making it the 26th and 22nd most active subreddit respectively.
Congratulations to the 25 Moderators of /r/FortniteBR on their huge success. Here’s to many more!