Fortnite’s characters now have a set of recent animations that solely activate whereas gamers are speaking through the in-game comms system. In the game’s newest patch, characters now seem to really speak to 1 one other when their gamers converse.
In a video posted earlier right this moment, streamer CoolDCB seen that considered one of his squad mates’ characters was transferring its mouth when the participant spoke. After a fast outfit change (the streamer was utilizing the brand new Spooky Team Leader pores and skin, which comes with an unlimited helmet), CoolDCB discovered that his character additionally spoke when he used voice chat.
Based on that video (posted within the tweet under from FNBRLeaks), it could appear that it’s solely the character mannequin that’s modified, so if there’s something in the way in which, you gained’t be capable of see the brand new animations. Sadly, that signifies that skins like Cuddle Team Leader and Tomatohead gained’t actually work with the brand new system. To activate the game’s in-built voice chat, you’ll have to press ‘Y’ on PC, after which use your microphone as regular.
This isn’t the primary time this sort of system has been seen. GTA Online makes use of it, and games like H1Z1 have additionally applied it. It is, nonetheless, the primary time that it’s been seen in Fortnite.
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If you’re nonetheless progressing by means of Fortnite’s Season 6 Battle Pass, try our Fortnite Sheet Music location information. That ought to show you how to put collectively a catchy tune on that mysterious new set of piano keys.