The Art of Fortnite

By Luke Plunkett on at

It sometimes feels like Fortnite has come out of nowhere to become the biggest game on the planet, but of course it had to come from somewhere. Like the imaginations of these artists, who helped bring Epic’s shooter to life.

Below you’ll find a selection of art involved in the production of Fortnite, not just its world-conquering Battle Royale mode, but the actual PvE zombies game it originally shipped as as well.

Links to each artist’s portfolio can be found in their titles below.


Ben Shafer

Drew Hill

Nathan Bachelder

Vitaliy Naymushin

Tangi Bodio

Airborn Studios

Elijah McNeal

James Kincaid

Josh Marlow

Chris Wells

Mark Behm

And here’s a video from earlier on in the game’s life, showcasing how Fortnite once had a much darker, less comical art style: