Elon Musk spars with Fortnite on Twitter after joking about buying the video game

The latest target of Tesla TSLA, -1.48% CEO Elon Musk’s ire? The video game Fortnite.

In a post on Twitter, Musk jokingly claimed on Friday to have purchased and then deleted the popular online video game, saying it “had to been (sic) done.” The tweet included an image that appears to be an edited screenshot of a MarketWatch article.

Had to been done ur welcome pic.twitter.com/7jT0f9lqIS

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 19, 2018

Fortnite’s official Twitter TWTR, -1.57% account responded by poking fun at the fact that it will take a decade for Musk’s SpaceX to build its first base on Mars.

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