Plus limited time mode.

Fortnite’s New Update Includes Game-Changing New Weapon

Fortnite has pretty much taken over the world at this point. You can’t speak to anyone about gaming without them bringing it up. But it’s fun, and we enjoy it – so why not?

Epic Games has just announced a new update with loads of things that are going to change the game forever.

Stink Bomb

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Credit: Epic Games

Fortnite says: “This new addition is nothing to sniff at, one whiff and they’ll be sprinting for fresh air.”

But what exactly does it do? Well…

  • Creates a stinky cloud that deals 5 damage every half-second within the cloud.
  • 9-second duration.
  • Epic rarity.
  • Can be found from floor loot, chests, and Vending Machines.
  • Loot in stacks of 3 with a maximum stack of 5.

PLUS…

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LIMITED TIME MODE: FINAL FIGHT: TEAMS OF 20

Summary

Survive the countdown! The Storm Circles give players more room to hunt down opponents. The final circle triggers a countdown timer; when the time is up, the team with the most players remaining wins. In this LTM, teams can tie for the Victory Royale!

Mode Details

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  • Final Fight plays similar to standard Battle Royale, but instead of the Storm circles closing all the way, the Storm stops after the 3rd circle.
  • When the circles have finished closing in, the final countdown timer will begin.
  • The remaining teams will battle it out until the timer expires.
  • The team with the most players remaining at the end of the timer wins!
  • In the event of a tie, the two (or more) teams tied for the lead win the match.

When it comes to weapons…

  • Increased the reload time of the Rocket Launcher based on rarity.
    • Rare from 2.3 seconds to 2.8.
    • Epic from 2.185 seconds to 2.66.
    • Legendary from 2.07 to 2.52.
  • The maximum number of unloaded Rocket Ammo that can be held has been changed to 12