So most awaited Fortnite season 8 is underway and fans are much hyped with the fact that season is much anticipated than ever. Season 7 is all about chilly cold weather and winter things whereas Season 8 hinted for a fiery environment.
'X' Marks The Spot
Loot that has been lost
Can always be found.
4 days to Season 8. pic.twitter.com/1U8n7x4pQQ
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) February 24, 2019
They just confirmed the addition of the Modern Mercenary Gear, Venture Gear, and Chomp Gear are available in the game. They confirmed the release of the patch also which will be available on 28th Feb 2019, February 28 at 4 AM ET (0900 UTC) exactly when the Downtime begins. They also added this patch will be bigger than normal updates.
They discussed the updated improvements in a customized video where they clearly showed what’s new in the game. Their major change is hero loadout where it features the commander perk which unlocked at 2 stars and upgraded version of your hero’s perk. Class perks use to inherit the class of identity whereas Team Perks, they are not assigned to heroes but instead are unlocked through things like Quests or acquiring a mythic hero.
See the video here :
Fortnite Season 8 – Confirmed Changes
Epic confirmed that pretty much all of the air vehicles will be vaulted as of Season 8. Planes will be vaulted at the start of Season 8.
Clinger grenades will be getting altered, too. Season 8 has a fix for the issue where you’ll take damage from your own clinger through walls if you’re within the explosion radius.
Now you can disable Motion Blur option from the menu.
And of course like every season there been some changes in the environment. it seems like it is definitely the end of the jungle.