Category: Fortnite

Fortnite’s often forgotten Pipeman is slowly hiking the island

Epic’s battle royale game Fortniteis home to a large island containing various elements, some more prominent than others. These elements are not easily found in most cases — you’ll have to stumble across them or go hunting for them, otherwise, you may never see them. That’s the case with Pipeman, a human-shaped structure made out of large pipes that is sequestered away behind a large mountain…or,…

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Earlier this month, Epic finally added the helicopters to Fortnite that it had teased with the latest season’s launch. This new vehicle is referred to as the ‘Choppa’ and it is designed to carry a total of five players, one of whom must operate the helicopter as the pilot. Though Choppas have built-in rockets, they’re not quite as precise as using a rifle, and that’s where a new exploit comes in.

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Fortnite v12.21 downtime detailed: Here’s what to expect

Hot on the heels of its most recent update comes yet another patch for Fortnite, bringing the game to version 12.21. Epic revealed the downtime plans on Monday, stating that the update will be rolling out earlier than it usually does. Once it arrives, players will likely get access to some new cosmetics and more, but the company been unusually quiet about what it has planned.

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Team Rumble, the team deathmatch mode in Fortnite that includes respawning, has been plagued by some pretty major bugs lately, including missing teammate arrows, failure to load into the Battle Bus, and dropping into the middle of a nearly-over match. Epic is finally addressing these issues, it revealed in tweets on Friday, while revealing that the late-match loading actually is a bug.

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Remote Explosives (C4), the explosive item Epic Games unvaulted in Fortnite a little over two weeks ago, was silently nerfed this week. The change was likely made in response to complaints from players who have criticized the weapon as overpowered and too common in the game. Going forward, it’ll be harder to get these explosives from Supply Drops and Chests, plus fewer are available in a drop.

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Fortnite changes you’ve missed: Slurp Trucks gone, cabbages inbound

There’s a good chance you’ve missed some of the most recent changes and leaks in Fortnite, not the least of which is the sudden, quiet removal of the Slurp Trucks. Data-miners have been picking through the most recent update game files and have identified some interesting bits of information that hint at future consumables, including cabbages.

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Fortnite Helicopters arrive: Here’s what players should know

As expected, Epic Games has added helicopters as the newest vehicles in its hit game Fortnite. The vehicle was first teased by Epic itself in the current season’s launch trailer; it can also be found on the game’s website. Following multiple leaks and ample speculation, the company has officially revealed the new vehicle with a brief look at Deadpool, as well.

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Fortnite v12.20: What to expect when tomorrow’s update drops

Fortnite will experience downtime early tomorrow morning as Epic releases the latest update for its hit battle royale game. The version 12.20 Fortnite update will go live at 4AM ET / 1AM PT, after which point fans expect to get access to some exciting new changes, including important bug fixes and potentially a new vehicle.

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Last month, Epic released the second season of Fornite‘s second chapter with a variety of new skins, including one called ‘Meowscles.’ As with the pug option before it, this new skin has a (very muscular) human body with a fairly realistic animal head, the result being a popular and only slightly disturbing character. Now Fortnitefans have started cosplaying as the character and they’re using…

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Slurp Trucks are an incredible resource on the Fortnite battle royale island. These semi-trucks feature a huge amount of glowing, gooey slurp — enough to fully restore your health and shields no matter how low they are. This makes them a godsend when players in need of support come across one, but a new bug is cruelly withholding the salvation by making the trucks disappear at the last moment.

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