Along with the new patch we have the Overtime Challenges which are free to everyone except for a handful which are for Battle Pass owners exclusively and unlock special customization options for Season 7 Battle Pass skins. Anyway, have a read of the full patch notes on the link above whilst you wait for the game to come back online. There's a lot to unpack. It was delayed for unexpected technical reasons by Epic, but now the is finally live. The full schedule for your server region can be viewed from the Events tab.
The only downside is that building is not possible while on the Driftboard. But there's a pretty decent chance. Most of the changes that are listed as a tease for the upcoming update are mainly for the balance adjustments. Infantry Rifle Take aim and deliver accurate fire downrange with this precise semi-automatic weapon. To make things even more interesting, all Chests and Ammo Boxes will be removed from the map when playing the mode, as your Health and Shields slowly regenerate when riding on a Driftboard. What are your thoughts on today's Fortnite update? The server downtime is also likely to last up to 2 to 3 hours. Epic Games confirmed in the middle of the night that they will release the Fortnite v7.
This feature does make gameplay more interesting — even with a headshot, you cannot be sure that you have definitely taken out a member of a rival gang, not until the reboot window expires, at least. It's quite possible that Stage 4 will be tied in some shape or form to the upcoming Share The Love event, which has technically started already. A new weapon has also been introduced: the Infantry Rifle. The only weapons are grenades and other items that can be thrown or tossed. The first mode is detailed below, check the in-game client on Thursdays and Saturdays to see what other modes are available! New Infantry Rifle Earlier today the new Fortnite Battle Royale news feed updated to reveal a brand new weapon which we suspect is coming to Fortnite Battle Royale with the new update tomorrow. Boost past the competition with electrifying speed. Check out the Shacknews for the latest Fortnite news and Battle Pass guides! The official Fortnite Twitter account has tweeted in the last 5 minutes to tell fans what time the game will be going offline for server maintenance.
As you can see from the patch notes below, the Infantry Rifle makes its debut, while grenades have been vaulted. Loot and revive downed allies. Only three of those are available exclusively to Battle Pass owners and they involved reaching Battle Pass tiers 47, 71 and 87 , but the rest will be open to all, regardless of whether they have purchased a Pass. Pay close attention to weapon nerfs—both the Hand Cannon and the Rocket Launcher have been nerfed big time, probably for the best. As per the latest notes, the most notable, headlining act of the Fortnite v8. Driftboard Explore the world in style, perform tricks, and boost to objectives using the brand new Driftboard! We'll be closely monitoring feedback about this change. Good News - The new 7.
We say speculate, some of the upcoming changes have already been revealed, leaked or heavily teased. Stay tuned for more information later today including official patch notes, leaked skins, Overtime Challenges and much more. Epic Games has also posted a list of early update 7. With Epic speeding up the frequency of its limited-time modes, it's introduced a new one with this patch. The ShareTheLove event, brings special rewards to players of the massively popular Battle Royale game, running until 27 February.
Here are the full patch notes for this update. Get in there and throw the enemies back to the lobby! Especially considering how powerful the X-4 Stormwings still are, the Driftboard's ability to evade just might be the perfect counter to a hail of gunfire from above. You can take a look at the early patch notes below. If you want to give it a try, you'll find it as floor loot or in chests and vending machines. We have all the tips and guides you need for the trickier ones in our. Boost past the competition with electrifying speed.
That's why our new email newsletter will deliver a mobile-friendly snapshot of inews. Sprays are awarded based on division levels achieved at the conclusion of the event. You can read the full patch notes on. Loot and revive downed allies. Completing 13 of the Overtime Challenges will earn you a Season 8 Battle Pass free of charge. If you need help with a guide, or notice something not quite right, you can Tweet him:. Loot and revive downed allies.
All without ever getting off the Driftboard! Epic Games has announced that due to issues with the current system, the dev team are hoping to make changes. But still, we should gain some further insight into what players will be required to do. If it's anything like the recent 14 Days of Fortnite event over Christmas, we suspect that the Challenges and Rewards will leak with the update, although it's likely we won't know what order these will be released. Players will be able to send the Heartspan Glider to a friend for no charge. Epic Games is releasing a new Fortnite update version 2. The Cuddle Hearts Wrap is part of the Share the Love event.
. The Infantry Rifle is said to have a classic design, but with a new combat style. It should be noted that today's Content Update is unrelated to client update 2. Stay tuned on Tuesday, there's bound to be some news for the skins final stage. From the trailer, it looks as though the board will be a lot of fun, with players able to pull off stylish eliminations. The Infantry Rifle is said to have a classic design, but with a new combat style.