Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time Countdown US, UK – when does it start in your region?

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Epic’s Chapter-ending events are always big news in the Fortnite community, and Chapter 3’s Fracture event is no different.

The event this weekend marks the end of a shorter than expected third chapter, and will set the stage for the game’s next chapter as a new part of the game’s ongoing story comes to light.

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If you’re wanting to bear witness to what could be the end of the world – you’ll want to know what time you want to log on. We’ve got you covered.

Naturally, the event starts at the same time worldwide, so let’s see how that breaks down by region.

Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time US

  • Los Angeles: December 3, 13:00 PST
  • New York: December 3, 16:00 EST

Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time UK

  • London, UK: December 3, 21:00 GMT

Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time Europe

  • Paris, France: December 3, 22:00 CET
  • Berlin, Germany: December 3, 22:00 CET

Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time Asia

  • Tokyo, Japan: December 4, 06:00 JST

Fortnite Fracture Event Start Time Australia/NZ

  • Sydney, Australia: December 4 08:00 AEDT
  • Auckland, New Zealand: December 4, 10:00 NZDT

If you want to take part, make sure you check out our guide as to how to participate in the Fortnite Fracture event here.

Before everything kicks off, you’ll want to finish as much as you can in Chapter 3 Season 4 – here’s our handy checklist.

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