Fortnite Season 9 is here, and it's about the future. Epic released the new season of its popularwith changes to the theme, new game content and other changes for players.
When does season 9 begin?
Fortnite season 9 went live Thursday morning after servers were taken down for updates. When the servers were back, Epic tweeted the new season trailer.
According to the trailer, Towers and Retail Row, are now being replaced with futuristic versions of the sites called Neo Tilted and Mega Mall. The volcano also changed and is now known as Pressure Plant.happened on Saturday a lasting effect on the island. The two destroyed areas, Tilted
Season 9 will be the next 10 weeks, and then Fortnite Season 10 will start on August 1 according to the Fortnite Intel site.
As featured prominently in the Fortnite Season 9 trailer, there are two new areas to explore: Neo Tiled Towers and Mega Mall. Players who know the island as the back of their hand will need to spend some time exploring to find places to sow and where to accommodate others, as these two sites become popular during the new days of the new season.
Another futuristic addition: the slip currents. Located around the Neo Tilted Towers, Mega Mall and much of the inner island, these new towers will drive players as they enter the wind. Players should use these Slipstreams as both a mode of transport and a way of getting out of trouble. Air vents were another space for movement to drive players into the air and make them immune to fall injuries.
Epic just added a new weapon at the beginning of season 9: combat threats. The semi-automatic weapon takes place for the pump shotgun, which was removed from the game otherwise called "vaulted". Several other weapons, items and throwables were also vaulted, including Clingers, Buried Treasure, Poison Dart Trap, Scoped Revolver, Suppressed Assault Rifle, Thermal Assault Rifle and Balloons.
Epic also made changes to the Battle Pass for season 9. As in previous seasons, those who bought the pass for 950 V-Bucks or just shy of $ 10, will have 100 levels to work their way through to unlock new emotions , picks and skins like Sentinel, Rox progressive and for those who make it tier 100, Vendetta skin.
Something new with this Fortnite season 9 Battle Pass is Fortbytes. These collectible data plates are hidden over the island with a new unlocked every day of the season. Collecting these items will merge a picture that is related to what is in store for Fortnite season 10.
With these new additions, Epic made various changes in gameplay and improvement. The company has also added new time-limited modes like Trios, where players can make three-person squads, the legendary focused Solid Gold mode and One Shot, which has 50 health players and can only access sniper weapons, meaning a hit is all it takes to eliminate players.
Fortnite players should expect more content, locations, coat of arms and eventually clues to the next season.
Fortnite is available on PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PC and Android and iOS devices.
Originally published May 7.
Update, May 8, 07:22 PT: Adds a new tweet from Epic. Update, May 8, at. 11:50 PT: Adds the server downtime. Update, May 9, 6:52 PM PT: Adds new information about the season.