Fortnite: new update surprisingly available for download – patch notes, shop changes – game updates


of David Martin
This comes as a surprise: Epic Games has released a new update for Fortnite. There was no announcement of the patch in advance. The main focus is on bug fixes and optimizations. The patch notes published by Trello show that, among other things, the ziplines are back in play and the football skins now show numbers on the front of the jersey. There are not only changes to Battle Royale. The update also contains innovations for Save the World. We summarize the details in the article. Fortnite Update 11.50 is expected for the coming week.

Epic Games is releasing a new update for Fortnite. Like the developers about the Short message service Twitter the "Maintenance" patch is now available on all platforms. The usual announcement before the update did not take place today. The developers provide insights into the patch notes via the Trello board. The focus of today's update is primarily bug fixes and optimizations. The update brings the ziplines back into play. They were temporarily deactivated due to an error.

more on the subject: Fortnite: when will update 11.50 be released? Appointment information and patch outlook

In addition, after the new Fortnite update, it should be possible to edit structures again if you look straight down at the field with your character. The Goalbound Set is also being updated. As the developers say, the numbers are now shown on the front of the jersey. You can read more details from the patch notes under this link in Trello board from Epic Games, Not only does the Battle Royale mode get changes, but also save the world.

Epic Games presents the latest changes in a recent blog entry. So there's a new weekly Frostnite challenge ahead. The new challenge combines the game mechanics of Frostfeld, The festival makes waves, overheating and fuel thirst. If you master the challenge, you unlock the electron tube arc. Sarah, a new heroine, also comes into play. With its standard "Tail of the Dragon" advantage, it leaves an energy trail that causes 18 base energy damage per second. With "Tail of the Dragon +" it leaves an energy trail that causes 45 basic energy damage per second and slows enemies by 30 percent for three seconds.

Changes to the event shop

The new heroine will be available in the event shop from February 1st. Epic Games says: "The update of the event shop now follows a different schedule: with a few exceptions, it is now every Saturday at 1:00 am. The weekly shop is still updated every Thursday at 1:00 am." Finally, the developers write that players who were affected by the wipe of the backpack and the camp receive items based on their account level. You will receive compensation in the form of an item package with an abundance of materials (for building, manufacturing, etc.). (buy now for € 11.50)

Via Epic Games

00:33
Fortnite: Trailer for the Battle Pass of Chapter 2: Season 1

Read too Fortnite: when will update 11.50 be released? Appointment information and patch outlookPCNSWPS4XBOX360

Fortnite: When does the 11.50 update appear? Appointment information and patch outlook

Update 11.50 is coming in Fortnite. Fans wonder: When will the new patch be available for download? A Fortnite pro gamer pays his mother's debt and makes her cry.PCNSWPS4XBOX360

Fortnite: Pro gamers paid mother's debt

Fortnite pro gamer Aydan Conrad explains to his mother in a live stream that he paid her debts. Fortnite: Battle Royale is a free multiplayer shooter in which up to 100 players compete against each other. The focus is on fighting and building. In Fortnite - Chapter 2, boat battles have also entered the game world.PCNSWPS4XBOX360

Fortnite: New leak with map changes turns out to be a fake

The supposed Fortnite leak with several changes to the playing card has now turned out to be a fake.

(*) We have marked affiliate links with an asterisk. We receive a small commission for a purchase via our link and can thus partially finance the free-of-charge website with this income. There are no costs for the user.