Fortnite Season 5 has gone reside at the moment, and Epic Video games have revelled a few of the greatest modifications to hit the Battle Royale recreation but.
Followers have been ready patiently whereas the sport undergoes a large replace previous to the discharge of Season 5.
The downtime began at 9am BST, and was anticipated to final for a few hours.
Simply earlier than 11am BST the sport went reside, and followers at the moment are updating the sport.
Nevertheless, you might have observed a heavy delay as gamers rush to replace to Season 5.
Within the meantime, check out what’s in retailer for you.
Followers can sit up for two model new areas added to the map referred to as Lazy Hyperlinks and Paradise Palms.
As well as, Epic Video games are dropping a brand new biome, the Desert.
Gamers also can put together themselves for brand new Factors of Curiosity (POI) to pop up everywhere in the map, so hold your eyes open.
Season 5 will carry new storm circles will will shift in random instructions, so keep alert because the storm closes in.
There have been modifications which is not going to solely see it shrink, but in addition scale back in measurement.
The middle of Storm circles 7, eight and 9 can now shift in random instructions.
Additionally, you will get to expertise the All-Terrain Kart, wherein 4 gamers can slot in.
The roof additionally has a bounce pad which will get a pace increase after drifting.
Under is a full checklist of the modifications that are to return:
• Map Up to date
• New Biome: Desert
• New Areas: Paradise Palms and Lazy Hyperlinks
• New unnamed POIs unfold throughout the map
• Middle of Storm circles 7, eight and 9 can shift in random instructions
• Gamers can step via rifts on map
Fortnite followers have been warned they’re in for a “wild trip” as they step although the rifts within the Season 5 map.
The Season 5 patch notes stated: “Check your braveness and step via a Rift. You’re in for a wild trip.”
Fortnite has additionally tweeted: “Worlds collide in Season 5! A viking ship, desert outpost, and historic statuses have appeared everywhere in the island, altering the world of Fortnite.
“Hop in an ATK together with your squad and uncover all mysteries and areas.
“Inform me, companion… do ya really feel fortunate? Check that luck with the brand new Flintlock weapon set whilst you Problem the Horde within the Highway Journey occasion, now obtainable in Save the World.
“New Season, new Battle Move. 100 ranges, over 100 new rewards. Obtainable in-game proper now for 950 V-Bucks.”
Now servers are again up and operating, you may take a look at these map modifications for your self.
Fortnite confirmed on their standing web site “All Methods Operational.”
On the web site it stated:
July 12, 10.15 UTC (11.15am BST) – Accomplished – The scheduled upkeep has been accomplished.
Juy 12, eight.01 UTC (9.01am BST) – In progress – Scheduled upkeep is at the moment in progress. We are going to present updates as needed.