Scoop Up The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe in Fortnite by Logging in via GeForce NOW

7.21.2022
By The Fortnite Team

Keep the good vibes going whether you’re staying in or going out! With NVIDIA’s GeForce NOW service, you can play Fortnite via cloud streaming on Windows PC, macOS, iOS Safari, Android phones and tablets, Android TV, NVIDIA SHIELD TV, 2022 Samsung TVs, and select LG TV models. (Learn more about device compatibility.) GeForce NOW can be accessed for free if players choose a free GeForce NOW membership.

To make the good vibes even better, all players who log into Fortnite via GeForce NOW anytime from July 21 at 12 PM ET to August 4, 2022, at 11:59 PM ET will receive The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe! Players will receive this Pickaxe starting August 11, 2022 ET.

Fortnite The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe

All GeForce NOW players can play Fortnite with touch controls on mobile (select iOS Safari + Android phones and tablets), with a keyboard-and-mouse on most GeForce NOW-supported devices, and with a controller on all GeForce NOW-supported devices. For more info, including how to link your NVIDIA and Epic account, see our GeForce NOW FAQ!

Fortnite and NVIDIA GeForce NOW


The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe FAQ


I logged into Fortnite but don’t see The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe. What does this mean?

Players who log into Fortnite via GeForce NOW during the promotion period (July 21 at 12 PM ET to August 4, 2022, at 11:59 PM ET) will receive the Pickaxe starting August 11, 2022 ET. (It may take up to a few hours for you to see the gift box containing the Pickaxe.)
 



How do I start playing Fortnite on GeForce NOW?

First, you’ll need to sign up for the service. GeForce NOW offers three membership types: Free, Priority, and RTX 3080. See GeForce NOW’s membership page to learn the details of each one, including price, gameplay session length, priority of accessing game servers, and graphics & performance.

After you’re signed up, you can play Fortnite via cloud streaming on GeForce NOW by using a native GeForce NOW app or a web browser. The service offers individual apps for Windows PC, macOS, Android, Android TV, and LG TV. 

The apps for Windows PC and macOS can be downloaded from the GeForce NOW download page, the apps for Android and Android TV can be downloaded from the Google Play Store, and the app for LG TV can be downloaded from the LG Content Store.

The supported browsers for GeForce NOW are: Chrome (for playing on Chromebook, PC, and Mac), iOS Safari (for playing on iPhone and iPad), and Edge. Please note that GeForce NOW on Edge is still currently in beta. 

GeForce NOW games, including Fortnite, can be launched from the NVIDIA Games app on SHIELD TV.

On 2022 Samsung TVs, GeForce NOW can be accessed through the Samsung Gaming Hub.
 



Is The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe exclusive to players who log into Fortnite via GeForce NOW during the promotion period?

No. The Dish-stroyer Pickaxe may become available for purchase in the Item Shop at a later date.