Divorce-Online, “the Uk’s original and most trusted online divorce service”, has been data mining divorce applications has found that 5% of them have mentioned Fortnite or another online game.
A spokesperson for the company said “Addiction to drugs, alcohol and gambling have often been cited as reasons for relationship breakdowns but the dawn of the digital revolution has introduced new addictions.”
“These now include online pornography, online gaming and social media, so it is no surprise to us that more and more people are having relationship problems because of our digital addictions. ”
The site is “one of the largest filers of divorce petitions in the UK” so the think their data is representational of the wider picture.