Major Changes in Fortnite – October 2018

Hey Fortnite buddies,

Since our final State of Dev we’ve been heads down on studying from our latest updates, engaged on main adjustments to organize totally free to play, and persevering with so as to add to Save the World. We launched the primary a part of the Canny Valley quest line, added new enemies and celebrated our first birthday! Let’s get began.

NO FREE TO PLAY IN 2018

We determined to maneuver the free-to-play launch of Save the World out of this yr. We’re engaged on a broad set of options, reworks, and backend system scaling we consider are wanted to go free-to-play. Save the World has grown constantly since our launch in July 2017 and Fortnite Free V-Bucks Generator general has skilled unprecedented development. Scaling up for the legions of participant heroes who can be becoming a member of the combat is essential to offering a superb expertise. This is applicable to all of our gamers, outdated and new, so we’re taking the time to get this proper.

To thank our founders, each new and outdated, when you log in and play through the Fortnitemares Occasion, you’ll obtain each Brainiac Jonesy and Cranium Ranger Ramirez totally free!

For these of you who need to begin enjoying proper now, we’ve obtained you. Beginning this week, we’ll be internet hosting a 50% off sale for the Commonplace, Deluxe, Tremendous Deluxe and Restricted Founder’s packs.

FRONT END IMPROVEMENTS

The front-end UI ought to really feel extra like an built-in and comprehensible a part of the sport. Bringing the stock into the front-end earlier this yr was step one, however the upcoming revamp will push issues even additional.

 

We’re reorganizing menu choices to make them simpler to search out and changing some outdated UI tutorial quests to make use of a brand new callout system. Moreover, we’re including polish and character(s) to the menus. On the finish of this revamp we need to transfer extra of your Fortnite expertise into the sport slightly than within the front-end. We’ll launch an in-depth have a look at all these incoming adjustments within the subsequent few weeks, to organize for the rollout within the subsequent few months.
 

NEW HERO SYSTEM

We’re excited to announce a model new up to date Hero System! This technique has been redesigned to supply a extra versatile method to customizing your loadout with extra choices and room for creativity. You’ll have a complete of six Hero slots to handle up from the earlier three. First selecting a important Hero to command and as much as 5 extra which is able to decide your perks and traits. We’re trying to increase the number of loadouts you may create – placing the instruments in your fingers to make significant new selections. We’ll put collectively a complete weblog to run you thru the system, after we finalize all the main points.
You’re altering plenty of stuff I’ve upgraded, what occurs to my invested mats?
We’re engaged on an funding refund characteristic that can activate at any time when we make vital adjustments to schematics, heroes, survivors, defenders or another gadgets you’ve upgraded. Upon launch it is going to be an opt-in course of, we’ll flag the merchandise that has been re-balanced and also you select to de-level if you want. We are going to NOT routinely de-level your gadgets. For this primary model we can be rolling out the “re-balance flag” to solely Heroes adjusted by the brand new system, whereas we examine how one can grant again different supplies in edge case eventualities.

FORTNITEMARES

Essentially the most ghoulish occasion of the yr is again! Previous Heroes are returning together with many new faces.

 

You’ll head to Hexsylvania to revisit final yr’s Vlad Moon Rising questline. If you happen to performed the occasion final yr chances are you’ll discover just a few adjustments… and much more Vlad than earlier than. New guests to Hexsylvania will ship some spooky world saving, as Ray and firm confront historical past’s evil-est Vlad.

Thanks for becoming a member of us on this journey!