Check out the latest news and updates in Fortnite Battle Royale, including information on events, seasons, and more - updated regularly.
The Latest in Fortnite
- 14 Days Of Summer
- v9.30 Content Update
- v9.21 Patch Update - June 12, 2019
- v9.20 Patch Update - June 6, 2019
- v9.10 Content Update - May 29, 2019
- Michael Jordan x Fortnite Collaboration
- v9.10 Patch Update - May 2019
- What happened to Secret Banners in Season 9?
- Wick's Bounty - Fortnite x John Wick Collaboration
- v9.01 Patch Update - May 15, 2019
- Fortbytes Revealed - May 9, 2019
14 Days Of Summer
14 Days of Summer Event starts on June 25 till July 09 ,2019. Every day for 14 days, a challenge & a LTM will be released as part of the 14 Days of Summer event. Complete them all to get exclusive Summer-themed rewards!Check Out 14 Days Of Summer Event Here!
v9.30 Content Update
A small update following the rather heavy one of the v9.30 Patch Update, this content update brings with it the return of a classic weapon and minor changes and bug fixes.Check Out the v9.30 Content Update Here
Released Weapon: Revolver
The Revolver get new visuals with new rarities. Find out what's new with the Legendary and Epic variant of the Revolver!Check Out the Revolver Weapon Here
v9.30 Patch Update - June 18, 2019
A new healing item comes your way in the v9.30 Patch Update! Along with this are various miscellaneous changes and bug fixes!Check Out the v9.30 Patch Update Here
New Healing Item: Chug Splash
Heal up with the rest of your squad with the Chug Splash! Use it on yourself or give some to your friends, the choice is yours!Check Out the Chug Splash Here
v9.21 Patch Update - June 12, 2019
The v9.21 Patch Update brings with it a new weapon and new event! Prepare to cause or prevent destruction in this new update.Check Out the v9.21 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Proximity Grenade Launcher
The Proximity Grenade Launcher offers controlled shots with high destructive power. Structures and players will easily fall with a few well-placed shots from this weapon.Check Out the Proximity Grenade Launcher Here
New Event: Horde Rush Event
The fiends are back on the island for Fortnite's latest event: Horde Rush! Take down the horde and score the most points to come out as victorious in this new event!Check Out the Horde Rush Challenges Here
v9.20 Patch Update - June 6, 2019
The power of the storm is in your hands! The v9.20 Patch Update includes the release of a new throwable weapon along with various weapon and vehicle changes & fixes!Check Out the v9.20 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Storm Flip
The Storm Flip is a new throwable weapon that will unleash a small storm where it is thrown. The storm it summons will function the same as the natural island Storm, but it will disappear after a few seconds.Check Out the Storm Flip Weapon Here
v9.10 Content Update - May 29, 2019
The first content update of Season 9, the v9.10 Content Update brings with it a new addition to the SMG weapons list. There won't be downtime for this update so players can play immediately after it drops.Check Out the v9.10 Content Update Here
New Weapon: Burst SMG
With its burst firing method, the Burst SMG has better bullet spray management and can shoot up to mid range with consistent damage. At close range, it can rip through enemy health with its high damage output.Check Out the Burst SMG Weapon Review
Michael Jordan x Fortnite Collaboration
Fortnite has collaborated with Basketball legend: Michael Jordan to bring to you new skins, back blings, and a new LTM!Check Out The Fortnite x Jordan Collaboration
Creative Mode LTM - Downtown Drop
The first Creative Mode LTM, the New York-inspired Downtown Drop will have players going through the streets and collecting coins to win!Check Out the Downtown Drop LTM
Complete Challenges To Earn Rewards
The Downtown Drop also comes with it a set of challenges that you can complete to earn various cosmetic rewards!Check Out Downtown Drop Challenges & Rewards
v9.10 Patch Update - May 2019
From enemy sounds, falling tells, and more, expect to hear better sounds and tells with the release of the v9.10 Patch Update.Check Out the v9.10 Patch Update Here
Audio Fixes and New Features
Continuing their effort to fix the sound issues starting Season 9, this patch update contains numerous new features and fixes to better the sound and noises in the game.
What happened to Secret Banners in S9?
Curious to know what happened to the Secret Banners and their locations? They have been replaced by Fortbytes pieces with the introduction of Fortbyte Challenge!Check Out the Changes To Banners In S9
Wick's Bounty - Fortnite x John Wick Collaboration
Become Top Agents in Wick's Bounty LTM
Fight off enemy teams and collect bounties in this 4-man squad LTM. Whoever collects the most coins wins in this cutthroat fight between squads.Check Out the Wick's Bounty LTM Here
Gear Up in John Wick-Themed Cosmetics
John Wick is officially in Fortnite and you can get him along with other John Wick-themed cosmetics for a limited amount of time!Check Out the John Wick Skin Here
v9.01 Patch Update - May 15, 2019
The first update for Season 9 brings a brand new Assault Rifle to the island along with various bug fixes and resolutions.Check Out the v9.01 Patch Update
New Weapon - Tactical Assault Rifle
Get up close and personal with the new Tactical Assault Rifle. With its high fire rate and extended magazine, prepare to spray enemies full of lead with this weapon!Check Out the Tactical Assault Rifle
New "Fortbytes" Revealed - May 9, 2019
All new form of challenge arrives in Fortbyte, available exclusively for Season 9 Battle Pass owners! This unique mini-challenge / collectible hybrid is the key to uncover new loot and secrets of Season 9!Find Out More About Fortbytes Here!
v9.00 Patch Update - May 9, 2019
Season 9 has arrived with a new weapon "Combat Shotgun", vaulted weapons and map changes with a new theme and season 9 skins!Check Out the v9.00 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Combat Shotgun
The Combat is a semi-automatic shotgun that has a tighter bullet spread compared to other shotguns. Like its namesake, it is perfect for heated battles and getting up close and personal!Check Out The Combat Shotgun Here!Season 8 Updates
v8.51 Patch Update - May 1, 2019
A new weapons is coming to Fortnite with the implementation of the v8.51 Patch Update! As with every other patch, this one also includes miscellaneous bug fixes and updates.Check Out the v8.51 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Shadow Bomb
The Shadow Bomb has the unique ability turning players into a wispy for of themselves, capable of doing wall jumps and double jumps! As smoke, you become less noticeable to other players.Check Out the Smoke Bomb Stats Here
v8.50 Patch Update - April 25, 2019
Become a hero and come out victorious as the Fortnite X Avengers Endgame event comes into Fortnite with the v8.50 Patch Update!Check Out the v8.50 Patch Update Here
New Event: Fortnite X Avengers Endgame
|Duration||April 25, 2019 - TBA|
Fortnite is bringing Avengers into Fortnite with the new Fortnite x Avengers Endgame event. Based on the teasers, Iron Man's Gloves, Captain America's Shield, and Thor's Stormbreaker could make an appearance in game.Check Out Fortnite X Avengers Endgame Here
v8.40 Patch Update - April 17, 2019
Set your aim straight and take out your targets in quick shots in the v8.40 Patch! The update sees the release of the Legendary and Epic variants of the Infantry Rifle.Check Out the v8.40 Patch Update Here
New Epic & Legendary Infantry Rifles
Precision and power in every shot, the Infantry Rifle has received new Epic & Legendary variants! Other than the visual change, the higher variety Infantry Rifles also boast higher stats.Check Out Infantry Rifle Weapon Stats
Introducing 2 New LTMs
Soar through the skies and take down every other plane that stands before you. In the Air Royale LTM, air superiority is key to outmaneuvering enemies and be the last plane standing.Check Out Air Royale LTM Challenges!
Food Fight - Deep Fried
Protect your mascot from rivals and the steadily rising lava in the Food Fight - Deep Fried LTM! The goal is to destroy the enemy team's mascot and eliminate those who remain in this game mode!Check Out the Food Fight - Deep Fried LTM
v8.30 Patch Update - April 10, 2019
The v8.30 unveils the new item Reboot Van, which uses Reboot Cards to bring back fallen allies! This also marks the start of the event Buccaneer's Bounty where you can earn in-game rewards for completing free challenges!Check Out The v8.30 Patch Update Here!
Reboot Van Unveiled
The New Item: Reboot Van officially makes its debut on the v8.30 patch update! This item will be able to bring back your fallen allies! Don't forget to collect your team's Reboot Cards from fallen teammates!Check Out The Reboot Van Here!
Earn unique in-game rewards from completing challenges in the all new event: Buccaneer's Bounty! Find out about the challenges for the event, their corresponding rewards, and more!Check Out Buccaneer's Bounty Here!
Season 8 Battle Pass Unlockable Skin - Ruin
Ruin Unveiled As Season 8 Unlockable Battle Pass Outfit
The intimidating looking outfit RUIN is the unlockable Season 8 Battle Pass outfit. To have him in your inventory, you must complete 55 Weekly Challenges!Check Out Season 8 Ruin Details Here!
New Feature - Reboot Van & Reboot Card
Revive Team In Match With Reboot Van & Reboot Card
In an upcoming patch, Fortnite is introducing its new in-game feature - the Reboot Van! Players will be able to revive fallen teammates by the use of their Reboot Cards.Check Out Reboot Van Details Here!
v8.20 Content Update - April 2, 2019
The v8.20 content update brings with it a new weapon! For all of your long-range explosive needs, the Boom Bow makes its debut!Check Out The v8.20 Content Update Here!
New Weapon - Boom Bow
The Boom Bow is a new weapon that deals tons of damage to structures due to its explosive nature. Be careful not to shoot this thing at targets close to you since it damages the area around its point of impact!Check Out The Boom Bow Here!
v8.20 Patch Updates - March 27, 2019
A new LTM and a new trap item awaits in the v8.20 Patch Update! This update includes the release of a new exciting LTM that matches the season's theme and a new trap item that can inflict serious overtime damage!Check Out the v8.20 Patch Update Here
New Trap - Poison Dart Trap
Better watch your step or you might just get caught in the new Poison Dart Trap! Players who trigger this sneaky trap will suffer from poison that will continuously damage their health in a period of time.Check Out the Poison Dart Trap Here
New LTM - The Floor is Lava
Feel the burn in the new Floor is Lava LTM where players have to battle it out in a lava-filled map! Stay on the high ground to survive this apocalyptic time mode.Check Out The Floor Is Lava LTM Here
New Forage Items
Exploring the island just became sweeter and hotter with the new Foraged Items! Bananas, Peppers, and Coconuts each have their own features and can only be found in specific areas of the game.Check Out the New Forage Items Here
v8.11 Content Update - March. 20, 2019
The v8.11 Content Update is here and it brings with it a new weapon! The update is just a content update so it won't bring too many changes to the game.Check Out the v8.11 Content Update Here
New Weapon: Flint-Knock Pistol
This high damage weapon can easily shave off an enemies health with a single shot. However, it does have slow recoil and one-bullet capacity to balance it out.Check Out the Flint-Knock Pistol Stats Here
High Stakes Challenge Is Back!
High Stakes Challenge was introduced last year and is back again! Complete challenges in the Getaway LTM to win exclusive rewards, including the Crowbar Pickaxe, Cash Flow Contrail, and more.Check Out The New High Stakes Challenge!
v8.10 Update - Mar. 12, 2019
New Vehicle Rolls Out in v8.10 Update
Added mobility will come to Fortnite with the release of the v8.10 update. Roll and grapple your way around the island in Fortnite's newest vehicle!Check out v8.10 Update summary!
New Vehicle - Baller
The Baller is a one-man vehicle that offers all-around protection as it gets you where you want to be. With its grappler, you can attach and fling yourself to high points in a snap!Check Out the Baller Vehicle Here
v8.01 Content Update - Mar. 5, 2019
Start a Treasure Hunt in v8.01 Content Update
The first update since the release of Season 8, v8.01 will include an all new item for aspiring treasure hunters and a number of miscellaneous quality changes.Check Out the v8.01 Content Update Here
New Item: Buried Treasure
Follow the Buried Treasure map to find the hidden loot in the island! X marks the spot so get there before everyone else.Check Out the Buried Treasure Item Stats
v8.00 Patch Update - Feb. 28, 2019
X Marks the Spot in Fortnite's Season 8
A whole new season has arrived to Fortnite, bringing with it multiple changes to the game, including a new map, items, and of course, a new Battle Pass! it also included the vaulting of several vehicles and weapons in the update.Check Out the v8.00 Patch Update Here
Rank Up the New Season 8 Battle Pass
As with any new season, a new Battle Pass has been debuted for the Season 8! With more than 100 items to earn, better start ranking up that Battle Pass to get them all.Check Out Season 8 Battle Pass & Rewards
Blow Up the Competition with the Pirate Cannon
Shoot down enemies or launch yourself in the air and hit them yourself with the Pirate Cannon! Players can push it around to set it up.Check Out the Pirate Cannon Here
v7.40 Content Update
A new vehicle and a new LTM, all in the v7.40 Content Update! This update will include the much-awaited vehicle - Driftboard and the Drifting LTM where it will be available.Check Out the v7.40 Content Update Here
New Vehicle - Driftboard
Travel like you've never before with the new Driftboard vehicle! With its mobility and freedom to use weapons, players can go rushing down enemies gun a blazin'!Check Out the Driftboard Guide & Tips Here
New LTM - Drifting
Show off your skills with the Driftboard to take home that Victory Royale! So far, it's the only competitive game mode where players can find and use the Driftboard.Check Out the Drifting LTM Here
V7.40 Patch Update
The v7.40 Patch Update is packed with new content! From a new weapon to the release of the Share the Love event and Overtime challenges, the update offers exciting news for all players!Check Out the v7.40 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Infantry Rifle
Truly a classic, the Infantry Rifle can shoot down enemies and structures alike! This reliable weapon is a good companion to have in the battlefield.Check Out the Infantry Rifle Stats Here
Share the Love Event & Overtime Challenges
|Duration||Feb. 8 - Feb. 22, 2019|
In celebration of Valentine's Day, Fortnite will be holding Share The Love event, which features special Valentine's themed rewards, Overtime Challenges, Double XP, Featured Island Frenzy and Competitive Series!Check Out the Share the Love Event Here
Get an Exclusive Wrap for Supporting a Creator
Players who will use a Creator Code for their purchases will receive an exclusive wrap as part of the event. Those who made the purchase prior to the release will still get the wrap as long as the purchase is within the event date.Check Out the Wrap Item List Here
Earn A Season 8 Battle Pass From Overtime Challenges
|Duration||Feb 14, 2019 ~ Feb 27, 2019|
With Season 8 just around the corner, Fortnite has introduced Overtime Challenges. These challenges will let you earn more rewards while waiting for Season 8. Completing 13 challenges before Feb 27, will reward you with a FREE Season 8 Battle Pass!
Overtime Challenges & Rewards
New challenges will be released with the v7.40 content update and with new challenges comes new rewards! Get various cosmetic rewards such as new styles for the Battle Pass Skins, ONESIE, POWDER, & TROG!Check Out Overtime Challenges Here
Unvaulted: Cupid's Crossbow
It may look extremely pretty, but it's no less deadly. The Cupid's Crossbow is back for a limited time across different Fortnite game modes.Check Out Cupid's Crossbow Stats Here!
Account Merging Feature Now Available
Transfer cosmetic items and V-Bucks between multiple accounts with the new Account Merging feature. Console log in details will also be linked immediately to the merged account.Check Out How to Merge Accounts Here
Season 8: What To Expect
The Latest News Regarding Fortnite's Season 8
Check out the latest news regarding the upcoming Season of Fortnite Battle Royale. The article will discuss possible themes, skins, map changes, and more!Check Out What To Expect In Season 8 Here
Possible Season 8 Theme: Underwater
With the snowy season coming to a pass, several cosmetic items have been revealed that are related to "melting" or "ocean". This may mean that the melting of the ice will cause several bodies of water to appear on the map!
New Item: Bottle Rockets
New Mortar-like Item Revealed
The Bottle Rockets is a new item introduced in Fortnite's in-game news section. It seems to be a new item that behaves like a Mortar.Check Out The Bottle Rockets Here
v7.30 Patch Update
The v7.30 Patch Update comes with the release of the new grenade: The Chiller Grenade, along with weapons being vaulted, and brought back!Check Out The v7.30 Patch Update Here
New Throwable: Chiller Grenade
The Chiller Grenade will throw you off balance, and ice your shoes when you are caught in its blast! Vehicles also get iced tires when they are hit!Check Out The Chiller Grenade Here
Weapons Have Been Vaulted & Unvaulted
List Of Vaulted Weapons
- Bolt-Action Sniper Rifle
- Heavy Shotgun
- Burst Assault Rifle
List Of Unvaulted Weapons
- Suppressed SMG
v7.20 Content Update
v7.20 Content Update brings with it a new item, updates to item and vehicle spawn rates, and the vaulting of some weapons!Check Out v7.20 Content Update Here
New Item: Sneaky Snowman
Hide away from enemies in the most adorable disguise ever! The Sneaky Snowman will let you blend into the Winter island!Check Out the Sneaky Snowman Guide Here
v7.20 Patch Update
A new weapon and a new item will make its debut in the v7.20 patch! Look out for the new Scoped Revolver weapon and the Gliders item!Check Out the v7.20 Patch Update Here
New Weapon: Scoped Revolver
Turning the Revolver into a long-range weapon, the Scoped Revolver will allow players to connect powerful shots even at a distance!Check Out Scoped Revolver Weapon Stats
New Item: Gliders
Bring out your Glider at any time with the Gliders item! It has the same mechanics as the previous Gliders deployment implementation.Check Out Gliders Item Guide Here
Sniper Rifle Trajectory Changes
Changes have been made to several Sniper Rifles to adapt the same bullet trajectory as the Heavy Sniper Rifle. This equates to a decrease in bullet drop for the following sniper rifles.Check Out the Sniper Rifle Weapon List
v7.10 Content Update # 3
The last part of the v7.10 update brings with it the new Suppressed Sniper Rifle, return of the Dual Pistols, and various weapon and vehicle stat balances.Check Out v7.10 Content Update # 3 Here
New Weapon: Suppressed Sniper Rifle
The all-new Suppressed Sniper Rifle will allow player to silently take out enemies from a distance! You can find the weapon across all game modes now.Check Out Suppressed Sniper Rifle Weapon Stats
Return of the Dual Pistols
The Dual Pistols makes their return to Fortnite after months of being vaulted! With tweaks to its stats, it's very different from how it was before!Check Out the Dual Pistols Weapon Stats
v7.10 Content Update # 1 & # 2
Three part mini-updates are on its way during the holiday season, each bringing new contents and items! Check out the details in the summary article below.Check Out the v7.10 Content Update Here
Boom Box Introduced To The Game!
New throwable item "Boombox" is a non-lethal throwable weapon, solely meant to break down enemy buildings with powerful shockwaves.Check Out the Boom Box Here
v7.10 Patch Update
Release of the Driftboard has been delayed to focus on quality of life improvements in update v7.10. Find out what changes were made in our update summary!Check Out The v7.10 Update Here
v7.01 Patch Update
The first update of season 7 will introduce a sword - the Inifinity Blade - to Fortnite! Find out about the other changes in our update summary!Check Out The v7.01 Update Here
Infinity Blade Introduced To The Game!
A treasure is hidden in Polar Peak! Are you skilled enough to effectively wield the Infinity Blade? We give you a run down of what to expect when you encounter this weapon!Check Out The Infinity Blade Here
Appearance Of The Block
A mysterious concrete block has appeared and flattened Risky Reels! This new area will display the best creations made in Fortnite's new Creative Mode! Check out the details in the link below!Check Out The Block Here
Remember To Adhere To The Code Of Conduct
Remember to always follow the Code Of Conduct posted in Fortnite's blog to keep every submission, clean and fun for all players! Epic will not hesitate to take action against those who violate this code.Check Out The Code Of Conduct Here
Season 7 Patch Update
Season 7 starts on Dec 6, 2018. Check out everything new coming to Season 7 in the world of Fortnite! Also included in the patch update is the all new Season 7 Battle Pass!Check Out The Season 7 Summary Here
Season 7 Theme: Snow
Fortnite's Official Twitter has been dropping some hints as to what theme the new season will be. "A frigid day dawns..." is the caption for the image above. A snowy theme also coincides with the holidays coming very soon!
New Challenges & Skins Coming
Other than a new theme, Season 7 will also be unveiling the new Battle Pass which contains new challenges for you to complete. Finishing these challenges will also unlock cosmetic items such as skins for you to use in the game!Check Out The Season 7 Battle Pass Here
SOURCE: EPIC Games' Official Site
Learn more about the new mode introduced in Fortnite to go along with the start of Season 7, Fortnite Creative!Check Out Fortnite Creative Here
Let Your Imagination Run Wild In Your Private Island
Build and create to your heart's content in your private island. Invite your friends, and make monumental wonders, your own game modes, race tracks, cinematics, and more!
v6.31 Patch Update [Nov 27]
The patch will be released on November 27, 2018 and will include the new Epic and Legendary Pump Shotgun, Pump Shotgun improvements and changes to the Mounted Turret!Check Out The v6.31 Patch Update Summary
New: Epic and Legendary Pump Shotgun
Expect to deal more damage up close and personal with the Epic and Legendary variants of the popular Pump Shotgun!Check Out the Pump Shotgun Here
New Limited Time Mode: Team Rumble
Players are in a race to get to 100 eliminations in this action-packed limited time mode called Team Rumble!Check Out Team Rumble LTM Here
Dynamite - New Throwable Weapon
Take down enemy structures with ease using Dynamite! Find out just how devastating the structural damage it deals in our feature below.Check Out Dynamite Here
Mounted Turret - New Weapon Trap Item
Enemies will think twice about engaging the Mounted Turret! Find out about the latest weapon item to hit Fortnite right here.Check Out The Mounted Turret Here
v6.22 Patch Update - Nov 6, 2018
The patch will be released on November 6, 2018 and will include the new heavy Assault Rifle and the reversion of explosion damage!Check Out The v6.22 Patch Update Summary
New Weapon: Heavy Assault Rifle
With the v6.22 update comes the new weapon - the heavy Assault Rifle. It can deal some massive damage so be sure to get your hands on it in-game!Check Out Heavy AR Stats Here
New LTM: Team Terror
Two teams of 32 fight each other and Cube Monsters in this Fortnitemares-style LTM!Check Out Team Terror LTM Here
New LTM: Blitz!
Think and act fast - survive against enemy players and a Storm that closes in quickly!Check Out Blitz! LTM Here
v6.21 Patch Update - Nov 1, 2018
The patch will be released on November 1, 2018 and will include the end of Fortnitemares, Balloons, and an update on Glider re-deploy mechanics!Check Out The v6.21 Patch Update Summary
Fortnitemares End On Nov 4th-5th
Fortnitemares Challenges will end on November 4th-5th. Make sure to complete your challenges to get the Dark Engine Glider!
Fortnitemares End Time Conversion Table
New Item - Balloons
Players will now be able to float upward with the Balloons item! Use it to reach high places sneakily!Check Out The Balloon Guide Here
Glider Re-Deploy Mechanic Test Update
Glider re-deploy will continue to be available based on the results of the re-deploy test conducted during v6.20. In v6.21, Glider audio will take priority over weapon audio for certain ranges, implemented as a quality of life functionality.
Source: Fortnite Official WebsiteCheck Out The Details Of Glider Re-deploy!
v6.20 Patch Update - Oct 24, 2018
The patch will be released on October 24, 2018 and will include new Halloween content from Fortnitemares, a pumpkin-themed weapon, and the glider re-deploy mechanic test!Check Out The v6.20 Patch Update Summary
Halloween Content - Fortnitemares
Fortnite has slowly been teasing images of new Halloween content under the title "Fortnitemares". These include new skins and weapons for the season of spook!Check Out More Info About Fortnitemares!
thoomp heheheh... WAAAH— Eric Williamson (@erwil9) October 23, 2018
Fortnite's lead design tweeted a teaser about a possible Halloween pumpkin-themed weapon. Details are to be announced.Check Out The Pumpkin-Themed Weapon!
Glider Re-Deploy Mechanic Test
Starting from the v6.20 update, the glider re-deploy mechanic test run will be done in solo, duo, & squad matches. Players will be able to re-open their gliders when jumping from at least 3 stories high.
Source: Fortnite Official Website
Test Run Begins October 24, 2018
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v6.10 Patch Update - Oct 16, 2018
The patch will be released on October 16, 2018 and will include the Quadcrasher and In-Game Tournaments!Check Out The v6.10 Patch Update Summary
New Vehicle: Quadcrasher
An All-Terrain Vehicle called Quadcrasher will help players navigate the map faster & burst through enemy forts with its steel battering ram bumper!Check Out The New Vehicle - Quadcrasher!
Browse through the "Events" tab and see all available tournaments! Eliminate or survive against the opposition to earn points and get a golden pin!Check Out In-Game Tournaments Here
Port-A-Fortress Temporarily Removed
The Port-A-Fortress has been removed from the game temporarily to fix some issues related to it. The Port-A-Fort's spawn rate has been increased to 4.89% while it's away.Check Out The Port-A-Fortress Here
v6.02 Patch Update - Oct 10, 2018
The patch will be released on October 10, 2018 and will include the Quad Launcher!Check Out The v6.02 Patch Update Summary
New Weapon: Quad Launcher
Quickly Fire up to 4 rockets to blanket an area with explosive damage and eliminate enemies!Check Out The Quad Launcher Here
New LTM: Disco Domination
Take control of different dance floors around the map, and defend them against enemies, using your weapons, items, and dance moves!Check Out The Disco Domination LTM Here
The Port-A-Fortress Is Back
Fortnite has brought back one of its Legendary Items, the Port-A-Fortress! Defend yourself with one of the largest instant structures in the game!Check Out The Port-A-Fortress Here
v6.01 Patch Update - Oct 3, 2018
The patch will be released on October 3, 2018 and will include Chiller and MAY also include the Playground update.Check Out The v6.01 Patch Update Summary
New Trap: Chiller
Make players slip and slide with the latest trap item to hit Fortnite!Check Out The Chiller Guide Here
Playground Custom Options
Playground mode now allows you to change settings such as starting health, time of day, gravity and more!Check out Playground Mode Here
Limited Time Mode: Disco Domination
Hit the dance floors and get ready to emote your way to a Victory Royale!Check Out Disco Domination LTM Here
v6.00 Patch Update - Sep 27, 2018
The patch update will be released on September 27, 2018 and will include Fortnite's new Season 6!
Release of Season 6
Fortnite's Season 6 is here and it brings with it a number of updates, including changes in the map, new items and cosmetic skins, and an All-New Battle Pass to rank up!Check Out the v6.00 Patch Notes Here
All New Battle Pass
An all-new Battle Pass awaits in Season 6 with new exclusive skins, items, and emotes like in the previous season! Rank up to get your hands on the new items.Check Out the Season 6 Battle Pass
New Cosmetic Items: Pets
Have a cute friend with you in the battlefield! Pets are animated backblings of furry and scaly pals you can take with you to combat!Check Out the All Pets Skin List Here
Unlock New Music
Players can now unlock and select music that they can hear in their lobby screen. You can select which music to play in the Locker.
Map Changes & New Areas
Explore the floating island or make your way through the Corn Field, Season 6 brings with a number of map updates and new areas!
New Consumables: Shadow Stone
Find Shadow Stones in corrupted areas in the map. These small cubes will let you turn into a shadow form for a certain amount of time! Shadow Form will allow you to be hidden from the enemies when stationary.Check Out the Shadow Stone Here
Several Weapons Have Been Vaulted
Epic Game has vaulted a number of weapons and items in the v6.00 update. Among the vaulted weapons are Impulse Grenade, Suppressed Submachine Gun, Light Machine Gun, Bouncer, and Remote Explosives.
Input Based Matchmaking for Consoles
Players on consoles will now be matched depending on the peripherals they use when playing Fortnite. Keyboard users will be matched with other keyboard users regardless of their platform for example.
V5.41 Patch Update - Sep 18, 2018
The patch update will be released on September 18, 2018 and MAY include the new item: Port-A-Fortress, and the ending of the High Stakes Event.
New Item: Port-A-Fortress
The Port-A-Fort is getting a major upgrade with the new Port-A-Fortress item! Defend yourself better with this new item!Check Out The Port-A-Fortress Here
New Item: Spiky Stadium
The Spiky Stadium is a large structure that houses lots of damage traps and bouncers! It can only be found in the Playground Mode inside Red Supply Drops!Check Out Spiky Stadium!
Limited Time Mode: Soaring Solos
Go at it alone to be the last one standing in Soaring Solos! The Solo Game Mode that lets you redeploy your glider if you fall from large heights!Check Out The Soaring Modes Here
The End Of The High Stakes Event
The High Stakes Event will end during Fortnite Battle Royale's downtime for the v5.41 patch update.Check Out The High Stakes Event Here
Removal Of The Getaway LTM
The Getaway LTM will not be playable anymore after the downtime, so try to finish all of the challenges beforehand to claim your rewards!Check Out The Getaway LTM Here
V5.40 Content Update - Sep 11, 2018
The v5.40 content update will be released on September 11, 2018, and includes the new weapon: Suppressed Assault Rifle, the vaulting of the Drum Gun, and bug fixes for The Getaway LTM!Check Out The v5.40 Sep 11 Content Update
New Weapon: Suppressed Assault Rifle
The Suppressed Assault Rifle lets you take down enemies quietly so you don't have to worry about giving away your position!Check Out The Suppressed Assault Rifle
Minor Fixes To The Getaway LTM
Minor fixes have been made to improve gameplay for the Getaway LTM.Check Out The Getaway LTM Here
Drum Gun Vaulted
The Drum Gun will not be available to use in the game as it has been vaulted.
V5.40 Content Update - Sep 6, 2018
The v5.40 Content Update will go live on Sept - Week 1 with the new High Stakes Event, Getaway Limited Time Mode, and the new Grappler mobility item!Check Out the v5.40 Sep 6 Content Update
High Stakes Event Launch
Time to pull off the biggest heist in Fortnite's High Stakes event! This includes the release of a new Limited Time Mode, High Stakes Challenges, and the customizable Wild Card Skin.Check Out the High Stakes Event Here
New Limited Time Mode - Getaway
Get your squad, collect those Jewel Llamas, and make your escape before any other team to win in the new Getaway Limited Time Mode!Check Out the Getaway LTM Here
High Stakes Challenge
A set of challenges for the High Stakes event will be released upon its launch. Stay tuned for more information!
Wild Card Skin
Stand out against petty criminals, looking good as you commit intense heists in the new Wild Card Skin. Select from 4 masks based on each card suit.Check Out the Wildcard Outfit Here
Here's a new way of going around the map! The Grappler will allow players to zip across certain distances, providing new offensive and defensive mobility!Check Out the Grappling Hook Here
V5.30 Content Update - Aug 28, 2018
The V5.30 Content Update has gone live this August 28, 2018, and it introduces a new Weapon, and Game Mode!Check Out The V5.30 Aug 28 Update Here
New Weapon - Shockwave Grenade
A new throwable weapon is availabe in Fortnite! The Shockwave Grenade allows you to toss yourself, enemies, or teammates like human cannonballs, WITHOUT FALL DAMAGE!Check Out Shockwave Grenade Guide!
Game Mode: Solid Gold
The Solid Gold Game Mode only lets players use Legendary Weapons and items. Only the best of the best loadouts from here on out! This Game Mode is available to play in Solos and 50v50.Check Out The Solid Gold LTM Here
v5.30 Update - August 23, 2018
The new 5.30 Update for Fortnite Battle Royale is live! Read more about Fortnite's latest game updates - new Item, limited time modes, and more!Check Out The v5.30 Update!
New Item - Rift-To-Go!
The Rift-To-Go is a brand new item introduced in V5.30 that players can carry in their inventory to create rifts on the go. Rifts teleport you into the sky, above the area you are located in.Check Out Rift-To-Go Guide
New Limited Time Mode - "Score Royale"
Score Royale is an new limited time mode introduced in V.5.30! Rack up those coins and eliminate your enemies to win in the new Score Royale Limited Time Mode! In this game mode, whoever collects the most points, wins!Check out Score Royale - Limited Time Mode
v5.21 Content Update - August 15, 2018
The new 5.21 Update for Fortnite Battle Royale is live! This update brings with it a new weapon, two new Limited Time Modes, and some gameplay changes!Check Out The v5.21 Update!
New Weapon - Heavy Sniper Rifle!
Available in Epic & Legendary Tier, the new Heavy Sniper Rifle is a devastating weapon both viable to wreak havoc to both enemies and structures!Check Out The Heavy Sniper Rifle Guide!
New Limited Time Mode - "Soaring 50's"!
Take your battle to the sky with the all new "Soaring 50's" LTM! In a new twist to the classic 50 vs 50 mode, this new mode allows you to redeploy your Gliders when falling from heights; allowing for much greater mobility!Check Out Soaring 50's!
New Limited Time Mode - "Sniper Shootout"!
Sharpshooters rejoice! "Sniper Shootout" LTM is back again with some adjustments. Grab your Sniper Rifle and engage in an intense Sniper battle! This is a great chance to test out the new Heavy Sniper!Check Out Sniper Shootout!
v5.20 Content Update - August 7, 2018
New Weapon - Double Barrel Shotgun!
Coming in Epic & Legendary, the all-new Double Barrel Shotgun allows you to fire two shots in rapid succession!Check Out v5.2 Update News!
v5.10 Content Update - July 31, 2018
The Guided Missile Returns!
Scan the battlefield from the sky and rocket ride with your friends! The Guided Missile has been tweaked and has finally returned to Fortnite!Check Out the Guided Missile Guide!
New Limited Time Mode - Fly Explosives (Battle Royale)
Fortnite has released a new Limited Time Mode where players can take to skies and rain explosives from the above. Have a blast with friends and put on that Jetpack because the Fly Explosives is here!
v5.10 Content Update - July 24, 2018
Playground Mode Is Back!
Playground Mode is a returning limited-time game mode in Fortnite. Here players can practice their building, and weapon skills, create structures, play with friends, and more without any pressure!
New Weapon - Compact SMG
Introducing a new weapon, the Compact SMG! Eliminate the competition with this new weapon!Check Out The Compact SMG Guide!
Fortnite's 1st Birthday Celebration Event
|July 24, 2018||August 7, 2018|
It's a Happy 1st Birthday to Fortnite! We'll be having an in-game event with challenges and rewards!
Join in on the fun and let's all wish Fortnite a Happy Birthday!Check Out The First Birthday Celebration!
Other Notable Changes
v5.00 Content Update - July 17, 2018
A new weapon has dropped in the world of Fortnite! The new submachine gun has a high drop rate and can cause powerful damage to opponents.
Pick one up and try it out for yourself!Check Out Submachine Gun Stats!
v5.00 Content Update - July 12, 2018
Season 5 Opens
Fortnite Season 5 is here! Map changes, All Terrain Karts, viking ships & moai statues, updated weapons and new challenges await you.Check Out Fortnite's Season 5 Summary