Season 3 of Fortnite: Chapter 2 might have solely just lately begun, however rather a lot has already modified within the hit battle royale sport. Tying into the brand new season’s water theme, developer Epic has introduced the Fortnite Summer Splash, which can carry a slew of recent and returning modes, skins, and extra over the subsequent few weeks.
From now till the top of Season 3, Epic will probably be bringing again “refreshed classic” limited-time modes to the sport, equivalent to Fog of War (previously often called Sneaky Silencers), Close Encounters, and Unvaulted. Epic says these LTMs will all get “some Summer Splash refreshment with some new features.”
In addition to the returning LTMs, Epic will even introduce new modes all through the season. On high of a “new take” on Operation: Knockout, the studio teases “a reel ’em in royale” and a “game of elimination-powered upgrades.”
Summer is simply getting began with the Fortnite Summer Splash 🌊
Throughout the season dive in for a rotation of refreshed basic LTMs together with some all-new modes. Also, control the Item Shop for brand new and returning summer time types!
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Beyond that, Epic will even add new, summer-themed skins and different gadgets to the sport. The Summer Drift and Beach Bomber skins will return as properly. You can learn extra particulars concerning the Fortnite Summer Splash on Epic’s official web site.
Season Three of Fortnite is at present slated to finish August 26, though that date may very properly change. Both Season 1 and Season 2 have been prolonged by a number of weeks as Epic continued to roll out new in-game occasions and challenges, so it would not be a shock to see Season Three get prolonged as properly.
Although we’re nonetheless pretty early into Season 3, there are already a handful of challenges to finish. You can discover all of our maps and guides for the trickier ones in our Fortnite Season Three challenges roundup. You may also see a few of the new Battle Pass skins you’ll be able to unlock and all the pieces new in Season 3 right here.
In different information, Epic introduced Fortnite’s Save the World mode is formally leaving Early Access. However, not like Battle Royale mode, Save the World won’t be free to play. The studio went on to say, “Development of new content will slow down after this official release, but the adventure doesn’t end here for Save the World.”
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