When Is The Fortnite Galactus Event Start Time: Live News, Latest Leaks And Event Countdown

The season-ending event is gearing up to be one of the largest EVER, as Galactus looks to destroy the Fortnite map once and for all.

Fans are hopeful we will be returning to the old map next season, but we never know

With the in-game counter now ticking just under three days, players are gearing up to watch this legendary event. 

Here's when you will need to be in-game to check out the event!


Latest News

30 November - Epic Games has now confirmed the final details ahead of the upcoming Galactus Live Event.

Writing on Twitter, the official account told fans:

"The Battle Bus is locked and loaded. Now we wait for the big guy. Galactus is on the horizon."

The Twitter account also confirmed, once and for all, the start time for this new event, giving fans the following date and time:

"12.1.20 4 PM ET"

You'll find a full breakdown of start times further down.

We will be sure to post any latest news regarding the Galactus event here over the next couple of days. 

Event Start Times

Epic has announced that the Galactus event will take place at the following time: 

  • December 1st at 4:00 pm EST
  • 10:00 pm BST
  • 1:00 pm PST

This will also be the only showing of the event, so if you are not able to watch it during this time then you will have to watch a VOD. 

As well, Epic has also noted that you should have your game loaded up with an hour to go before the event.

They will start letting players access the event 30 minutes before it begins.

Epic does this as they will limit the number of players attending the event, as the servers are not able to handle it.

Be sure to let us know what you think is going to happen during the event!

Perhaps the old map will return. 


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