Original article: The creators of the successful Battle Royale game have thrilled gamers with a sudden announcement of the "end" of the game at the end of its tenth season - on the way to launching a new episode with a new map and interesting gameplay additions
You can relax - Fortnite, one of the most popular and successful games ever created, has not really ended. This is a particularly bold marketing move (some would argue that it indicates overconfidence even too much) of a company epic Games, Which is designed to excite the gaming community ahead of the upcoming launch of the new upgrade under the name Fortnite Chapter 2.
The question of when Fortnite will return to the air and allow tens of millions of players to return to their routine continues to occupy the network over the past day, as requested, but until we officially discover the answer there are leaks documenting the expected improvements in the new version.
According to a leaked video that went viral in a short time, Fortnite Chapter 2 will include a new game map, new visuals, new gestures - as well as more substantial changes with the addition of various boats, the ability of the characters to swim, the ability to pick up other injured players and more. There are even rumors of additions of stealth features to the gameplay, though these have not yet been officially verified in the documentation Video One way or another, so it is worth accepting them with skepticism.
Some are declaring that Fortnite will come back to life today and some are convinced that it will only happen this coming Thursday, October 17th - so addicts will need a little more patience before they can go back to collecting, building and eliminating en masse. We will continue to follow and update you!
updating: Video for Fortnite Chapter 2 Uploaded on ChannelYouTube Official game now - and verifies most of the pieces of information we've already received over the last few hours (including the option to surprise the other players with a leap out of hiding in "innocent-looking" haystacks).
2 Update: Fortnite officially returns to the air with Season 1 Episode 2 - and is much more sophisticated with a variety of motorboats, fishing, swimming, new shotguns, a new sniper rifle, the ability to upgrade weapons using a dedicated work point, a cannon that fires first aid and heals other players, Possibility to carry injured players to a safe place and possibility to quietly hide in trash cans and haystacks to surprise others at the most appropriate time point.
Ready to be addicted again after a forced break of about 30 hours? It's time to start.