On Sunday night, Channel Nine's 60 Minutes ran a story titled 'Won't Stop, Can't Stop'. "While you're watching 60 Minutes, chances are children all over the country are glued to different screens, playing video games," reporter Tara Brown opened the story with.

The program quickly ventured into the success of Fortnite, saying "it and games like it are so good" that children "are becoming addicted". And almost immediately, fans began offering their take online.