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Great Escape

Fortnite Is so Much More Than a Game

Teens have always created their own spaces to experiment, socialize, and indulge idle curiosity

Credit: Ryan Hubbard. (Images: Christian Petersen and Chesnot/Getty)

WWe’re just not going to make it this time but decide to make a run for it anyway. As we gain speed, we are laughing, because, well, here we are: an esteemed contributor to the New Yorker disguised…



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Keith Stuart

Journalist/novelist. Author of A Boy Made of Blocks and Days of Wonder. Veteran video game player. Twitter: @keefstuart