E3 & the Fortnite craze

The most popular video game in the world right now, Fortnite, is front and center at the annual E3 video game expo. (Courtesy: NBC News)

Millions of players around the globe are playing the video game Fornite, and for many it has become an obsession.

"I play anywhere from four to eight hours every day, I am 100-percent addicted to it," says Brian Saunders.

He plays Fornite for a living.

Fortnite is a battle royal-style game with kid-friendly graphics where 100 players aim to be the last one to survive.

It is free to play, and is available on PC, phone and gaming consoles.

Video game main players are looking to leverage Fortnite's success as the Electronic Entertainment Expo or "E-3" kicks off in Los Angeles.

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