Should You Switch To Mouse & Keyboard? - Fortnite Battle Royale

5. feb. 2021
540 848 Ogledi

In this video, I talk about whether or not it's worth switching to keyboard and mouse in Fortnite. I wanted to make this video since 100 Thieves Arkhram, one of the best Fortnite pro players in the world, just swapped from mouse & keyboard to controller. This hasn't happened since early Chapter 2 Season 2 when pro players like EpikWhale made the switch from mouse and keyboard to controller. What I do is I talk about the pros and cons of each input device, keyboard & mouse vs controller in Fortnite, explain why some pros have recently made the switch, and give my opinion for all of you guys going from console to PC or just wondering if you should switch to keyboard and mouse in Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 5. So, if you're looking for a video to compare keyboard and mouse vs controller, as well as to answer your question on whether or not you should make the switch, then this video is definitely for you. On top of that, this video will help you improve on keyboard and mouse, go through the transition of console to PC, and win more in Fortnite Battle Royale. Yessir, I got you boys.
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  • “If I had a nickel for every time Jerian roasted unknown, I’d have two nickels. It’s not a lot but it’s weird it happened twice.”

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    • 3 actualy

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    • @Zora FN thx

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    • @Venerow u good

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  • Jerian talking about linear and shows unknowsarmy clip and ukn plays expo

    jules 007 gamingjules 007 gamingPred 14 urami
  • In 2021 aim assist is so bad that’s why I’m thinking of switching to kb&m

    Jake_gamezJake_gamezPred 15 urami
  • I love how Jerian used to bully Zexrow now he bully’s Unknown. 😂

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  • Controller is f hard as

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  • i was on controler then i swiched to keyboard and i play better on keyboard

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  • But I'm on kbm on ps4

  • Controlla playa looking to switch to KB & M as soon as I get myself a proper PC

    SmooshyySmooshyyPred 4 dnevi
  • 8:45 offensive and OFFENSIVE plays

    Joseph MaxfieldJoseph MaxfieldPred 4 dnevi
  • Listen pal. We cant aim without aim assist. Okay try shooting without aim assist BUDDY

    Luka BokhuaLuka BokhuaPred 4 dnevi
  • Someone explain why the title says should you switch to mouse and keyboard

    HZ FLEXHZ FLEXPred 4 dnevi
  • I’m looking at making the switch to kbm cause I’ve been playing fortnite for three years on controller and I would say I’m pretty good. But I’m just not having as much fun anymore. So do you think I should make the switch under my Circumstances.

  • If I can learn to play hybrid I won’t care if I’m good

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  • bro jerian roasted uknown twice

    blixifiyblixifiyPred 5 dnevi
  • the best peace controller that is not on controller is defintitly piece control chyle please call him that

    bezicbezicPred 5 dnevi
  • Hey Jerian, I only recently switched to kb and mouse because of your videos. Your keybinds videos really helped me out.

    FLewFLewPred 6 dnevi
  • I really need a keyboard, my family is struggling on money

    Noah SimmonsNoah SimmonsPred 6 dnevi
  • I play on controller on pc because I just can't figure out how to use kb&m and am pretty good on controller, It's not like I can't use kb&m because I'm pretty good on other games but the building mechanic just is so hard to learn a 2nd time.

    4-14 FAN4-14 FANPred 6 dnevi
  • Sorry Jerian. I didn’t listen I switched to keyboard even though I was good on controller. I’ve been on keyboard awhile now and really like it. I’ve improved alot

    Christopher ScheuermanChristopher ScheuermanPred 7 dnevi
  • why wouldnt i think of vadeal, he is one of the best if not the best piece controler

    Z1nxyZ1nxyPred 7 dnevi
    • Lmao just watched the rest of the vid

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  • Who do think has the best piece control ur piece control kyle

    CiaranCiaranPred 8 dnevi
  • It took me 2 seasons to learn kbm im on console

    Driipz NZDriipz NZPred 8 dnevi
  • Practice kovaak thumbfuck keyboard is way more dominant them controller. Who won the world cup keyboard why clix wins so many tournaments lol 😂 if you want just tell epic to remove aim assist.

    vTedxvTedxPred 8 dnevi
  • ItsJerian: I don’t think aim assist is overpowered. Me: He said that because he has never been killed by a player that doesn’t stop spamming on controller. Other people: I agree

    Omar WahbaOmar WahbaPred 9 dnevi
  • " Theres not enough buttons on your keyboard or mouse..." Me thinking about the Razer Naga Pro mouse which has 6/12 side buttons

    Patrik-Roland SzatmariPatrik-Roland SzatmariPred 9 dnevi
  • When you talked about movement i thought of martoz because he is the only piece control person i know

    tomzy22tomzy22Pred 9 dnevi
  • 11:07 I’m dying

    safisafiPred 9 dnevi
  • I would love to switch to keyboard and mouse but I just can’t afford one

    tejas moreytejas moreyPred 10 dnevi
  • 2 days b4 this all my friends switched 2 kbm

    ClayteClaytePred 10 dnevi
  • 3:48 when jerian sees slite for the first time and thinks " FrEE coNTeNT"

    DaneroDaneroPred 10 dnevi
  • But when i tryed kbm i feel much much faster at edinting but bad at building but on contoller im pretty fast and good at editing but on controller i dont really feel that im imrpoving

    Tilter EXTilter EXPred 10 dnevi
  • Lol aye that raider 464 and tna m1lk

    Key- NexoKey- NexoPred 10 dnevi
  • bruh u sayed it give u versitility make both offenceve, and even offenceve plays. im done bro!!!!

    Polos願望Polos願望Pred 10 dnevi
  • 10:01

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  • Should I switch to claw

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  • Papa jerian

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  • the videos were better when face cam was off 🙁

    xavier fnxavier fnPred 11 dnevi
  • Controller is a lot better

    Veeti PasanenVeeti PasanenPred 12 dnevi
  • It depends see u may of played controller your whole life though actually controller is not for you

    BALLOWBALLOWPred 12 dnevi
  • pc gaming all the way

    gabriel ferreiragabriel ferreiraPred 12 dnevi

    Nick KartNick KartPred 12 dnevi

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  • I'm a controller player and when I'm not warmed up, I whiff my shots

    Tilted Vıllʌıŋ么Tilted Vıllʌıŋ么Pred 13 dnevi
  • Jerian: name a peice control god Also Jerian: bet it was a controller player Me: mitr0

    Ubby 24Ubby 24Pred 14 dnevi
  • I’m switching to keyboard

    Max CampMax CampPred 14 dnevi
  • 3:50 Nah peace control Kyle

    Matthew AllenMatthew AllenPred 14 dnevi
  • i copied Mongraals keybinds in chap 2 season 2 and i still use them

    LunarinqsLunarinqsPred 14 dnevi
  • I'm a controller player with no aim assist and I think it helps focus on your piece control, builds and edits then u get more use to aiming and hit nasty flicks on controller

    clxudツclxudツPred 15 dnevi
  • Switched cuz my controller had stick drift 😂

    WavyeasyEWavyeasyEPred 15 dnevi
  • Wheres my controller gang?🎮

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  • This helped, but the thing is idk how bad you mean when you say “suck”, and I want to switch but I just can’t get good no matter how much I play kb&m

    xOnixxOnixPred 16 dnevi
  • You say 360 mowement but you come of the keyboard which has 360 movement

    CiaranCiaranPred 16 dnevi
  • Patrik Is Mad Now

    PaqzsxPaqzsxPred 17 dnevi
  • Mobile don’t have aim assist it has aim bot

    Tam NguyenTam NguyenPred 18 dnevi
  • The controller drift and can effect ur sensitivity

  • Cant I put the fov on 120

  • Man wtf u talking about Keyboard has from 25 buttons to 120 buttons

  • God loves you guys!

    G L U GG L U GPred 20 dnevi
  • I will almost quit fortnite if I keep playing on my broken controller, so I had a good kbm and I switched

    XimoutaXimoutaPred 23 dnevi
  • Nintendo and Xbox has aim asist

    Petterer09 SlåttoPetterer09 SlåttoPred 23 dnevi
  • I switch to kbm because I get alot of hate because of aim assist

    ZoneZonePred 24 dnevi
  • I just switched to keyboard and mouse tonight my AR aim is insane my shotgun aim is okay. But I’ve been playing for about 2 hours I can edit really good but building during fights it’s tough lol

    CH33SECH33SEPred 24 dnevi
    • @CH33SE yeah, extremely excited to optimise it for 144 hz on hdmi lol, its possible with the right hdmi.

      MilatchoMilatchoPred 22 dnevi
    • @Milatcho it’s amazing man. I switched in December and it was worth every bit I spent. Hope it works great enjoy it bro !

      CH33SECH33SEPred 22 dnevi
    • @CH33SE yeah, im getting my pc in 4 days, so it will be way better than console

      MilatchoMilatchoPred 22 dnevi
    • @Milatcho yeah I felt comfortable with mine pretty quickly. It’s been pretty fun but it just seems like it takes too long to improve drastically at. I still mainly play controller

      CH33SECH33SEPred 22 dnevi
    • @CH33SE yea i had to tweak them, mostly my weapon keybinds, jerians opitmal binds video helped, but L-shift must be floor and cones must be C, i cant do it the other way around

      MilatchoMilatchoPred 22 dnevi
  • Honestly, all you really lose is aim assist, if you know how to aim with a ar and a shotgun, you should honestly try it

    ZikyZikyPred 28 dnevi
  • Jerian please answer this it will change my whole career I don’t know if I am good or bad enough to switch please reply

    Archie holdcroftArchie holdcroftPred 29 dnevi
  • Jerian: Mice are just more accurate than thumbsticks me: STOP THE FU&$ING CAP YOU BIT&$

    LatenR MCLatenR MCPred 29 dnevi
  • Idk if pc players ever played controller lol aim assist is a blessing and a curse you aim at 1 dude and a second walked buy and shifts it won't sit where I want most of the time hah

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  • Jerian u forgot martoz joystick

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  • I play on half a keyboard I don’t have that many key binds

    Gunna SalGunna SalPred mesecem
  • I thought Mongraal and he şs a kb player

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  • "Think of a master piece controller" *Puts reet skin on screen* Well wtf am I going to think else than him? 😂

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  • Next video: I switched to controller for a month! (Insane)

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  • 3:46 i was thinking about raider464

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  • i feel like this video was for me to switch to controller 5:36

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  • I played on controller up hntill chapter 2 season 4 and was no where near how good I am now in keyboard and mouse in only 2 seasons

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  • U did unknown wrong

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  • Im on controller

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  • Keyboard is better. Look at fncs winners every seoson. But! Controller is better if u r amature bc its easyer to master + u dont come againsed a mechanical monater like clix mongraal or benjy around every corner

    FulkyimFulkyimPred mesecem
    • i think everybody who is on kbm and a pro could be a controller pro too. Most people are on kbm because of the "superior thing"

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  • i thought of piece control kyle

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  • What if your good on both

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    • i cant decide xd 25days playtime controller 25 days playtime kbm still switching after every 2 days

      Hamza ElHamza ElPred mesecem
  • The Martoz joystick does give 360 movement

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  • "and boxing them like fish" love jerians comedy

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  • short awnser: no

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  • Well one downside is that charge Is bad for Controller because sometimes the charge doesn’t shot when keyboard use charge it alway shot well that what I think

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  • while i’m getting a pc in like a week or so and i’m switching from controller to kbm sooooo, i’ve been practicing so i’m already pretty decent on kbm.

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  • Jerian I don't care about ur aim assist jokes and I play keyboard and mouse and controller I like ur videos

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  • I thought of Peice Control Kyle. Ur dogwater

    Ajay DubaAjay DubaPred mesecem
  • I came here to see if I should switch to kbm not to switch to controller as I’m already a controller player

    BaharBaharPred mesecem
  • Why isn‘t he talking about the aim and peacecontrol of letshe? In my opinion i think letshe is the best controler player

    FelixB1506FelixB1506Pred mesecem
  • Controller Players always have to push "build" when they wanna build. In Addition aim Assist is bad now and if you dont play 2+ days you suck and have to Jump into crea to be good again

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  • I have relly bad aim on keybourd and controller tracking and shotgun

    Elena ConnellElena ConnellPred mesecem
  • Ninja is best peice controller

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  • 3:52 i thought of epikwhale

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  • Check out the Azeron keypad. Give you more easily accessible keys with an analog stick for full 360 degree movement. Made the switch from controller to the azeron and never looked back!

    Ace50333Ace50333Pred mesecem
  • I just tried KBM for the first time, been playing on console...long range aim is insane. it is so easy to just laser people. I mean I could barely move, and I died every time someone got close but I destroyed people at range, it reminded me of playing with L2 spam.

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  • This is off topic but, since when did T-Mobile merge with sprint.

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  • I just fully switched to keyboard and mouse just over a day ago, and watched your “before you switch video”, it helped me a lot.

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  • jerian forgot about the gmk joystick

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  • I switched to keyboard and mouse and from console to pc best decision of my life 🙏

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  • (This is a joke don’t take it seriously love ya papa jerian) I must say, his facial expressions in his thumbnails are getting more and more strange. Kinda scared now

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