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Not sure which Battle Royale game mode to play? Check out this list of Fortnite Game Modes, including Regular Modes, Limited Time Modes (LTM) & new game modes!!

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Games Modes Available Year Round

These game modes are available to play all the time and form the core of Fortnite Battle Royale's gameplay.

Play Solo

Play Solo

The ultimate survival mode! Solo pits you against 99 other players in a grand battle royale!

Check Out Our Solo Guide Here

Pair Up in Duos

Pair Up in Duos

They say two heads are better than one and it's always a good idea to have someone watching your back. So grab a friend and compete against 49 other teams in Duos mode!

Check Out How to Play Duos Here

Join a Team in Squads

Join a Team in Squads

Create a team of up to 4 players and work your way to be the last team standing in Squad Mode!

Check Out Our Guide for Squad Mode

Limited Time Modes for Something Different

Want to try something a little different? Check out these Limited Time Modes that each have different game mechanics from the core game, but are only available to play for a short while!

World Run

World Run

Dodge, duck, dip, and dive your way through this obstacle course as you and your team rush to collect 30 coins before others!

Check Out the World Run LTM Here

Splashdown Squads

Splashdown Squads

No summer is complete without a water balloon party! With the Water Balloon item, eliminate opponents and rack up to reach the score goal to win!

Check Out the Splashdown Squads LTM Here

Storm Chasers: Surfin'

Storm Chasers: Surfin

Surf's up! In this LTM, you'll be surfing through the island while also working against your enemies to be the last team standing!

Check Out the Storm Chasers: Surfin' LTM Here

Heavy Metal Squads

Heavy Metal Squads

Hit hard, ask questions later. In this game mode, only "Heavy" weapon variants can be looted and used by players in the matcg.

Check Out the Heavy Metal Squads LTM Here

Power Up Solos

Power Up Solos

Strive to become the strongest player on the island as you consume shield after shield in the Power Up Solos LTM!

Check Out the Power Up Solos LTM Here

Leave No One Behind Duos

Leave None Behind Duos

Stand strong together as a squad. In this game mode, keeping your team on their feet is the key to survival and winning the match!

Check Out the Leave No One Behind Duos LTM Here

Use with Care Duos

Use with Care Duos

Build strategically and don't waste your resources in the Use with Care Duos LTM. Survive till the end with your limited resources to win the game!

Check Out the Use with Care Duos Here

Headshot Duos

Headshot Duos LTM

Keep your aim straight and shoot for the head. In this LTM, the only shots that count are headshots.

Check Out the Headshot Duos LTM Here

Builder's Paradise


Show off your building skills in the Builders Paradise Squads LTM. In this game mode, it's building that will get you the win!

Check Out the Builder's Paradise LTM Here

Arsenal Solos

Arsenal Solos

Time to test out your weapon mastery. Winning in Arsenal Solos will require you to be familiar with a variety of weapons, but you don't get to choose which ones to have.

Check Out the Arsenal Solos LTM Here

Strategic Structures

Strategic Structures

Be careful what you build. In this game mode, you'll have to be smart about what you build with what material you have.

Check Out the Strategic Structures LTM Here

Loadout Swap Squads

Loadout Swap Squads

Your loadout is out of your control in the Loadout Swap Squads LTM. Do with what you have the rack up those eliminations to take down enemies.

Check Out the Loadout Swap Squads LTM Here

Tank Battle

Tank Battle

Rack up eliminations to keep your health up and be the last man standing in the Tank Battle LTM. With higher health and Siphon, outlasting your opponents will be a feat.

Check Out the Tank Battle LTM Here

Horde Rush

Horde Rush

Fiends and Brutes have returned to the island and it's up to you and your group of friends to take them down! In this PVE LTM, defeating the horde is your number one priority.

Check Out the Horde Rush LTM Here

Wick's Bounty - Fortnite x John Wick Collaboration


The bounties have been sent and its agents against agents in this 4-man squad LTM! Take down enemy agents and take their coins. Whoever has the most coins wins!

Check Out the Wick's Bounty LTM Here

The Floor is Lava

The Floor is Lava: LTM: Gameplay Tips And Guides

The battle is about to get burning hot in The Floor is Lava LTM. In this game mode, players will have to battle it out against each while lava rises from the whole map!

Check Out The Floor is Lava LTM Here


Drifting LTM

Jump in to the Drifting LTM to get your hands on Fortnite's newest vehicle - the Driftboard! Squad up and zip your way through the map and your enemies to get that Victory Royale.

Check Out the Drifting LTM Here


Trios Limited Time Mode

Teams of 3 battle it out to see which one will come up on top in the Trios limited time mode! Play smart and survive as a team to snatch that Victory Royale!

Check Out the Trios LTM Tips & Guide


Elimination LTM - Siphon

No health or shield pickups? No problem! In this unique game mode, you will need to frag your enemies to heal yourself and gain shield. Arm yourself to the teeth with weapons!

Check Out the Siphon LTM Tips & Guide

Teams of 33

Teams of 33 - LTM : Gameplay Tips & Guides

3 Teams of 33 Players battle it out in the Teams of 33 LTM to find out which team will come out victorious! Work together and wipe the competition to get that team Victory Royale!

Check Out the Teams of 33 LTM Tips & Guide


Fortnite Battle Royale Game Mode

Weapons and items previously vaulted make a comeback in the Unvaulted LTM! Fight your way to be the last man or team standing to win in this game mode.

Check Out the Unvaulted LTM Tips & Guide

Team Rumble

Limited Time Mode Team Rumble

Work in 2 teams of 20 and race to get 100 eliminations in this action-packed Limited Time Mode with player respawn!

Check Out Team Rumble LTM Here


Fortnite Battle Royal Limited Time Mode Blitz

Think and act fast as you survive against enemies and a faster Storm!

Check Out Blitz! LTM Here

Team Terror

Fortnite Battle Royale Limited Time Mode Team Terror

Two teams of 32 take on each other and Cube Monsters to be the last team standing!

Check Out Team Terror LTM Here

Disco Domination

Capture Dance Floors by performing emotes and take down enemies trying to butt in on your performance!

Check Out Disco Domination LTM Here

Close Encounters

Fortnite Close Encounters LTM

Put on your trusty Jetpack and bring out your boomsticks to blow away the competition in The New Close Encounters Game Mode! As the name suggests, only shotguns are available in this game mode along with the Jetpacks.

Check Out The Close Encounters LTM

The Getaway

Fortnite The Getaway LTM

Pull off the perfect heist! Grab a Jewel Llama and make your way to the Getaway Van to escape!

Check Out The Getaway LTM

High Explosive

Fortnite The High Explosive LTM

High damage and dynamic gameplay awaits in the High Explosives game mode! Check out this guide for tips and tricks to win the LTM, including which weapons are available to use.

Check Out The High Explosive LTM

Solid Gold

Fortnite Solid Gold LTM

Only the best weapons and items allowed! Solid Gold pits you against other players and only allows you to use Legendary Weapons and Items!

Check Out The Solid Gold LTM Here

Score Royale

Fortnite Score Royale LTM

Rack up those coins and eliminate your enemies to win in the new Score Royale Limited Time Mode! In this game mode, whoever collects the most points, wins!

Check Out the Score Royale LTM Here

Soaring Modes

Fortnite Soaring Modes LTM

Open up your glider and take to the skies! In Soaring Modes, you can fly whenever you are at 2-story high!

Check Out the Soaring Modes LTM Here

Sniper Shootout

Fortnite Sniper Shootout LTM

Prove you're the best sniper around and make every shot count in Sniper Shootout. In this game mode, you can only find sniper rifles for weapons.

Check Out the Sniper Shootout Guide

Playground Mode

Fortnite Playground Mode

Explore the map solo or party with your Squad in own private island! Playground Mode allows players to explore the map and let their imaginations run wild.

Check Out More Info on Playground Mode!

Solo Showdown

Fortnite Solo Showdown LTM

A more intense version of Solo mode with prizes at stake! Rules change each run, so read up, load up, and get ready to take everyone down!

Check Out Solo Showdown Here

Fly Explosives

Fortnite Fly Explosives LTM

Squad up and put on your jetpacks! Time to prove your aerial superiority as you rain explosives from the sky in Fly Explosives Mode.

Check Out Fly Explosives Mode

Steady Storm

Fortnite Steady Storm LTM

Don't let the storm catch you! In Steady Storms, the storm is relentless and is just as big of an enemy as other players.

Check Out Steady Storm Mode!

50 V 50 Mode

Fortnite 50 V 50 Mode LTM

In 50 v 50 mode, two teams of 50 players will fight it out for dominance until only one team is standing!

Check Out How to Play 50 v 50 Here

Wild West

Fortnite Wild West LTM

In Wild West LTM, your gun-toting skills across a variety of Frontier era weapons will be tested in this limited time mode! Mastering close to mid-range combat is key to achieving victory royale!

Check Out How to Play Wild West LTM Here

How to Change Game Modes

Open the Game Selection Screen

Open the Game Selection Screen

Click on the "Game Mode" button located above the "play" button to see all game modes currently available.

Select the Game Mode

Select the Game Mode

Pick your preferred game mode then click the "Accept" button. You can also choose if you want to find a team with the "Fill Squad" option above it.

Only Party Leaders can Select Game Modes

Only Party Leaders can Select Game Modes

When playing in Duos or Squads, only the party leader is allowed to change the game mode.

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