Fortnite Servers Down Today (May 11) - Downtime Schedule & Maintenance

Here's when you can jump back into Fortnite!

By Kyle Knight

May 11, 2021

The Fortnite servers will be down for a couple of hours today (May 11) in order to complete the required maintenance and launch the new v16.40 patch.

DualShockers have got everything you need to know about the server downtime schedule for patch v16.40, including when you can jump right back into playing.

Whilst you’re waiting for the servers to come back online, why not check out the cinematic reveal trailer for the new Neymar Jr Skin which was released in the v16.30 patch!

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The Fortnite Neymar Jr Outfit Cinematic Reveal Trailer

The Fortnite Neymar Jr Outfit Cinematic Reveal Trailer

Fortnite Server Downtime Schedule (May 11)

Below you will find the official schedule for how long the Fortnite servers will be down for on May 11. These times were taken from the official Fortnite Twitter account.

Downtime Begins


Downtime Ends

UPDATE: The Fortnite servers are now back online!

Although no exact time has been given by Epic Games for the duration of the v16.40 Server Downtime, they usually last for around 1 to 2 hours. This article will be updated as soon as the servers are live again.

Fortnite v16.40 Patch Notes & Changes

If you’re looking to find out about all of the new content and changes that have been introduced in the latest Fortnite update, make sure you check out the full patch notes for v16.40 at the link below.

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Fortnite Teen Titans Cup

The latest Fortnite update isn’t the only new bit of content that has been released by Epic Games. After numerous teasers on the official Twitter account of Fortnite, it was revealed that Beast Boy from DC’s Teen Titans would be joining the Battle Royale universe.

If you want to find out how you can get your hands on the new Beast Boy skin and compete in the Teen Titans Cup, check out the link below!

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Kyle Knight

Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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