Fortnite Matchmaking Will Stop Pairing Keyboard and Mouse Players with Gamepad Players

It’s easy and comforting to blame losing in a PvP game on another player having an unfair advantage, and that might actually sometimes be the case in Fortnite. But that could soon come to an end, as Epic Games is looking into an improved matchmaking system that would no longer match keyboard and mouse (KB+M) players with gamepad players.

“We’re actually working on some matchmaking tech, on the way, that’ll pair you against folks based on your choice of peripherals,” Epic Community Manager Nathan Mooney wrote on Reddit yesterday. “More info on this coming next week, but tl;dr if you’re on KB+M you’ll be against KB+M.”

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