As announced last year, PC and PlayStation players have been able to enjoy video calls with their friends in Fortnite since November 2020 thanks to Houseparty. From now on it is also possible for you to send your games directly to Houseparty.
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How do I proceed? Easy: By activating Fortnite mode in Houseparty, all of your friends in Houseparty will be able to see your Fortnite game. Houseparty will then notify your friends when the broadcast starts and you will receive notifications as so on as one of them is playing their game. All you have to do is start spreading or sending encouragement and why not help when you have the desire and the strength.
Party house baby!
To keep it simple and concise, know that the video calls and the broadcast of its parts are from Fourteen days in Houseparty are currently available to players on PC, PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.
To install Houseparty, players must have an iOS or Android device. Once the app is installed, link your Houseparty and Epic Games accounts to enjoy video calling and game streaming.
Video call reminder in Fortnite
How do I enjoy video calling in Fortnite? Open Houseparty on iOS or Android and connect to the game via settings or the TV icon.
Join your friends as usual or invite them to join you. Start Fortnite on a PC or PlayStation. Keep talking to your friends while you play (make sure your phone is positioned so that it completely frames your face). During a video call, your house party friends in your Fortnite group will be displayed on a sidewall so as not to obstruct the game screen.
It’s the best way to enjoy the joys of video games together while you’re away! For more information on the security features of Houseparty video calls in Fortnite, including parental controls, please see our video call announcement article or our Fortnite / Houseparty player security post.