The v7.30 replace brings Chiller Grenades, Bluetooth controller assist and a brand new Limited Time Mode to Fortnite this week.
Chiller Grenades have been added to Battle Royale and a brand new LTM, Solid Gold, is now obtainable. All the weapons that spawn in Solid Gold LTM are Legendary and include elevated materials gathering, so leap in to get that Victory Royale.
Bluetooth controller assist can be now obtainable for supported Android and iOS cell units.
The Bolt-action Sniper Rifle, Burst Rifle, Heavy Shotgun and SMG have all been vaulted, although the Suppressed SMG is now obtainable to make use of once more.
Piano Keys and Music Blocks have been added to Creative, in addition to Arctic Base Prefabs. Save the World will get X-Ray Llamas, the place you’ll be able to see all of a Llama’s content material within the Item Store earlier than buying. You may also earn the Spectral Blade from this week’s Frostnite Challenge.
Fortnite Battle Royale
Weapons and Items
- Chiller Grenade
- The Chiller Grenade will knock gamers again, inflicting them to slip alongside the bottom.
- Allies, enemies, and autos hit with the Chiller Grenade will slip round with icy toes/wheels for a length of seven seconds.
- Drops in stacks of three.
- Max stack measurement of 6.
- Common rarity.
- Can be discovered from Floor Loot and Vending Machines.
- Cozy Campfire – Updated Visuals
- We’ve up to date the visible results of Cozy Campfires to extra clearly point out when a campfire is in use or burnt out.
- Bolt-action Sniper Rifle
- Burst Rifle
- Heavy Shotgun
- Common, Uncommon, and Rare
- Suppressed SMG
- Common, Uncommon, and Rare
- Reduced the drop likelihood of Dual Pistol from ground loot from 2.24% to 1.38%.
- Balloons not collide with autos.
- This resolves a difficulty the place autos may very well be broken when utilizing Balloons whereas on a automobile.
- Memory and networking optimization for Apples and Mushrooms.
- Added distinctive automobile particular messages within the feed when gamers are eradicated or downed.
- Edit Delay
- Re-enabled client-side enhancing enhancements.
- These had been turned off in 7.20 resulting from an enter bug they had been inflicting.
- Fixed Boogie Bombs not affecting gamers which can be carrying the Sneaky Snowman when struck on uncovered legs/toes.
- Fixed Sneaky Snowman’s final cost breaking away proper after making use of if one other Sneaky Snowman is current in a special stock slot.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the glider would auto-deploy nearer to the bottom than anticipated when holding glider redeploy from the bus.
- Fixed the X-4 Stormwing’s well being bar often not displaying.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers may get caught in a Sneaky Snowman if it landed subsequent to them.
- Increased the quantity of supplies gained from looting Chests and Floor Loot from 20 to 30.
- Increased the variety of supplies obtained from Supply Drops from 40 to 60.
- Aim help now targets enemies on autos relatively than the bottom of the autos they’re occupying.
- Quickly switching to Traps then weapons on gamepads not causes gamers to shoot or swing pickaxes.
- Supply Drop balloons now take environmental harm, together with harm from explosives or biplanes gun.
- Fixed situations of a free wall piece displaying as placeable however not constructing.
- Fixed participant cameras from changing into distorted when one other participant enters a Zipline.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the magnet on the Zipline may very well be invisible on use.
- Fixed a difficulty the place increase visible results may seem whereas working a automobile close to a Zipline.
- Players can now correctly progress by way of and full the Week 4 “Use an X-4 Stormwing plane in different matches” Challenge.
- Screens not shake uncontrollably after after strolling on icy surfaces.
- Players will not lose the flexibility to show the X-4 Stormwing after hitting terrain/constructions.
- The Guided Missile has been faraway from Playgrounds.
- Removed the Spiky Stadium Supply Drop.
- This will take away the flexibility to loot the Spiky Stadium in addition to Impulse Grenades.
- This was performed resulting from a difficulty that was sending gamers again to the Lobby.
- New Tournament Added: Architect Pop-Up Cup (Solo, Duo, and Squads)
- Settings from earlier Pop-Up Cup tournaments nonetheless apply to this match.
- Within this mode, participant constructed constructions can now be edited by any participant, no matter group standing.
- This is an experiment that we’d wish to check out on this testing surroundings, however aren’t fairly positive of the total impression. We’d love to listen to suggestions out of your experiences taking part in with this modification.
- Tournaments could now characteristic leaderboards for every occasion session, highlighting prime performers.
- Participating in tournaments now requires a minimal account degree of 10.
- Smoothed out drops in framerate that might occur with giant adjustments in view path and rendered character counts.
- Added a fuse sound to the Grenade.
- Fixed emote music overlapping with foyer music relying on the best way quantity sliders had been configured.
- Show complete social gathering eliminations on the HUD in case your group wins.
- Added extra fashions to the “Cycle Models” checklist when viewing Wraps within the Battle Pass or Item Shop.
- The social gathering colours have been restored to Blue, Red, Purple, and Yellow. To distinguish gamers in LTMs like Food Fight.
- There are new icons for non-squad teammates and the opponent icons on the minimap.
- Rotating the digital camera on the Battle Bus not has an oscillating/swimming impact on the minimap.
- Fixed a difficulty within the Net Debug UI that might trigger it to point out a ping worth that was too excessive.
- Fixed subject the place weapons weren’t equipping when double-clicking within the stock after swapping their quickbar slots.
- Fix a difficulty the place teammates scores wouldn’t be displayed.
- Fixed incorrect elimination rely data occurring in giant group modes.
- Fixed participant sorting order within the participant reporting UI.
- Fixed a difficulty the place a few of the leaderboard UI may generally blink repeatedly.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the ‘Spectator’ button within the Player Reporting menu would solely choose the primary participant you spectated.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the playlist choice display may generally present an incorrect choice after leaving a celebration.
- Fixed a show subject with the merchandise pick-up immediate that might generally happen after opening an ammo field.
- Fix foyer preview lengths of Pumpernickel, Running Man, Dance Therapy, and Hot Marat emotes.
Art and animation
- Celebrate Super Bowl LIII with new Los Angeles Rams and New England Patriots uniforms added to the Fourth Down Outfit set. Drop in and signify your favourite group!
- All gamers who beforehand bought the Fourth Down set shall be granted these variants.
- Fixed weapon animations taking part in twice for every shot fired in replays.
- Fixed a difficulty the place digital camera/lens settings may show incorrect preliminary values.
- Fixed a difficulty the place making an attempt to play an outdated replay selects one other replay.
- Fixed gamers showing jittery whereas utilizing Ziplines in replays.
- Fixed Boombox music not taking part in when watching replays.
- The Streamer Mode setting has been changed with two separate settings:
- Anonymous Mode
- This will show your identify as “Anonymous” to all gamers that aren’t in your squad.
- Your account data will nonetheless be connected to reviews submitted by different gamers utilizing the Player Reporting characteristic.
- Hide Other Player Names
- This will show all different participant names as “Player” except they’re in your squad.
- Neither of those settings shall be practical when taking part in in a Tournament match.
- Party Invite Notifications will now seem when within the Game Mode choose display. Accepting the invite from the notification will take you to the right game mode and be a part of the social gathering.
- Fixed a difficulty that might trigger some social gathering members to fail to matchmake with a “Version Mismatch” error if a celebration member joined, readied up, and matchmaking was began in fast succession.
- Mobile Controller assist
- Android: most of Bluetooth controller adapters, reminiscent of Steelseries Stratus XL, Gamevice, XBox1, Razer Raiju, and Moto Gamepad.
- iOS: MFi controllers, reminiscent of Steelseries Nimbus and Gamevice.
- Disabled telephone vibration if a gamepad connected.
- 60Hz on choose Android fashions
- We are rolling out 60Hz assist (to be enabled in settings) on choose Android units. We have been working with our companions on optimizations and are rolling this out initially on the next particular fashions.
- Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (USA variant)
- Huawei Honor View 20
- Huawei Mate 20 X
- Added audio visualization icons for autos and Balloons
- Fixed a difficulty causes gamers to be unable to construct a number of construction sorts whereas concurrently holding down the construct button and altering construct sorts.
- Fixed Harvesting Tool button not swaps again to the beforehand chosen weapon
- Fixed Multiple simultaneous button presses on cell can disable the hearth button
- Fixed No padlock icon seems on the directional pad when locking with auto-run on cell.
- Fixed Several UI buttons having decrease decision than the opposite buttons.
- Added an choice to set edit permission per participant in your Island.
- New choice to manage respawn occasions.
- Range 1 – 30 seconds.
- New choice added to finish games.
- The first group to achieve a set variety of eliminations wins.
- Range 1 – 10 or Off.
- New choice added: “After Last Spawn Go To Team”
- After working out of spawns in a game, now you can both change into a spectator or be switched to a special group relying on the game’s settings.
- Range consists of “Spectator” and “Team 1 – 16”.
- The Game Stats display displayed after Creative games conclude now incorporates buttons for instantly restarting the game and restoring the Island.
- Increased the pace that Islands load after a game.
- Renamed “Game Modes” to “Score Preset” to raised make clear what that choice does.
- When becoming a member of a game in progress, gamers are actually put in spectator mode till the game ends.
- Fixed a server crash that might happen when a prefab was despawned.
- Fixed an out of reminiscence server crash.
- Fixed Storm harm not making use of if the well being mutator was set to invincible.
- Creative mode games now correctly set participant orientation in addition to location.
- Fixed spawn path to all the time face the identical path when spawning.
- Fixed the Victory Royale animation when utilizing Last Standing choice.
- Fixed the Victory Royale animation when utilizing Last Standing choice.
- Fixed a difficulty the place games wouldn’t finish if a participant was spectating.
- Fixed a difficulty the place becoming a member of gamers would often be capable to play a Creative game regardless of having exceeded respawn limits.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers would often return to the Creative Hub in Spectate Mode.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers may go outdoors of the playspace of the Creative Hub.
Weapons and objects
- Chiller Grenade added to Creative alongside its launch to Battle Royale.
- Removed Guided Missile.
- Fixed the Wood Resource amount to be in line with the opposite materials assets within the Creative Consumables display.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Six Shooter displayed incorrect rarity colour within the Creative Weapons menu and game.
- Fixed a difficulty the place some Balloons would stay caught within the air after being geared up.
Creative instruments and telephone
- Added a drop indicator when holding copied prefab belongings or props within the sky, to raised predict drop placement.
- Fixed instances the place gamers had Creative permissions on Islands they didn’t personal or have rights to.
- Fixed a difficulty the place sections of a prefab would disappear and reappear when copying with the Phone instrument.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Phone instrument would often disappear upon ending a game on a Creative island.
- Added 6 Arctic Base Prefabs.
- Added Arctic Base Galleries
- Added a brand new Piano Key Gallery.
- Added a Music Blocks Gallery.
- Added an Ambient Gallery, which provides eight colour variance of Torches, Glow Sticks and Spotlights
- Added a Challenge Gallery, that are new parts that disappear when ran by way of by the participant. More performance coming in future updates.
- Added Random Chest and Ammo Box Gallery.
- Spawn charges use the newest Battle Royale loot charges.
- Added Windmill to the Farmstead Gallery.
- Added extra Winter Village Building Color Gallery.
- Added a Challenge Gallery, that are new props that disappear when ran by way of by the participant. More performance coming in future updates.
- Torches now solid gentle with shadow casting disabled.
- New Starting Inventory Device added,
- Allows you to decide on what gamers begin inside their stock throughout games. Works identical to the Item
- Spawner besides objects aren’t spawned however added to the participant’s stock at first of games.
- Assign a group to the system to present objects to a particular group solely.
- New Barrier Zone added.
- This is a zone you’ll be able to place that creates collision obstacles that forestall gamers from transferring previous them.
- New Movement Modulator added.
- Allows you to alter the pace of a participant or automobile
- Speed choices are Super Slow, Very Slow, Slow, Normal, Fast, Very Fast, Super Fast
- You can set a length in seconds 3, 5, 10, 20, 30, 60, 120.
- When an Item Spawner has completed spawning all of its objects throughout a game, its visible results flip off to point it’s dormant.
- Fixed a difficulty inflicting Item Spawners to cease spawning new objects if the merchandise it spawned was mixed with a close-by pickup of the identical kind.
- Removed extraneous stats from automobile spawner units.
- Sentries will not reload infinitely when working out of their vary.
- Duplicate Sentry has been faraway from Traps.
- Fixed the Christmas Tree that was showing in prefabs that might shrink when grabbed by the Phone.
- Fixed a difficulty with the Ice Cliffs had been they might lose collision when grabbed by the Phone.
- Fixed a difficulty with the Elimination Zone the place the visible results wouldn’t rotate with the lure.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Elimination Zone displayed an incorrect mesh upon placement.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Elimination Zone visible results weren’t displayed appropriately when the boundary restrict was modified.
- Fixed a difficulty with the Elimination Zone the place the boundary settings would often return to default.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers couldn’t connect the Elimination Zone to partitions.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers with invincibility settings weren’t affected by the Elimination Zone.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers who had been down-but-not-out had been unaffected by the Elimination Zone.
- Fixed a difficulty the place traps weren’t destroyed after harvesting the ground beneath them.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the consequences from the Ice Block lure would set off earlier than gamers stepped onto the tile.
- Fixed a difficulty the place adjoining Sentries had been destroyed when damaging one with a Sniper Rifle in a Creative game.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the lantern from the Lucky Landing Gallery would fall by way of the map when making an attempt to stick it in a Creative island.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the vines from the Nature Snow Gallery and the Nature Shrub Gallery would fall out of the map when making an attempt to stick them in a Creative island.
- Fixed a difficulty the place elimination counts wouldn’t be right for different teammates when taking part in in giant group modes, Playgrounds, and Creative mode.
- Fixed a crash associated to Player Suggestions.
- Fixed an extra potential enter loss that might outcome from receiving a present whereas viewing the Add Friends display.
- Fixed a difficulty the place “Victory Royale” would often fail to show on the finish of a Creative game.
- Fixed a difficulty the place “Victory Royale” would often be introduced to the flawed participant after a Creative game ends.
- Fixed a difficulty the place autos had been displaying the harm stats of traps within the UI.
- Fixed overlapping Seat Switch and Rotate buttons on the cell platform.
- Fixed a difficulty with a settings tooltip getting minimize off display.
- Fixed a difficulty the place cell gamers didn’t have a devoted button to fly downward, in Create mode.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers had been prompted to ‘edit’ participant constructed constructions despite the fact that the setting to Block Building in Game was turned on.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers had been proven construct previews on participant constructed constructions although the Block Building in Game was turned on.
- Optimized efficiency when utilizing the Phone.
- Fixed a difficulty the place gamers would run into low body charge and instability when putting loads of torches, from the Castle prefab, in a small space.
Fortnite Save the World
Missions and programs
- Weekly Frostnite Challenge 5: Uncharted Territory
- No maps or mini-maps.
- Survive for 30 minutes thrice to gather the Week 5 Challenge Banner.
- Survive for 30 minutes to earn the Spectral Blade.
- Available on January 30 at 7 PM Eastern Time.
- Caches have been faraway from Chests in Frostnite.
- Increased the drop charge of quest objects within the Canny Valley quest “Ray on a Rooftop”.
- “Liner Notes” and “Encore” quest objects now additionally spawn in higher-difficulty theaters.
- X-Ray llamas have arrived!
- Llamas within the X-Ray tab of the Item Shop will present all of their contents and upgrades with out requiring a purchase order.
- X-Ray Llamas should be bought separately.
- X-Ray Llama contents will reset when the day by day retailer refreshes.
- Note: Choice packs is not going to seem in X-Ray Llamas.
- New ammo icons within the stock display.
- Updated the onboarding announcement popup to point out a message informing gamers to bind any lacking keybinds.
- Updated the Repair the Shelter mission to solely present the present well being bar that’s taking harm on this planet as an alternative of displaying each the Shield and Shelter on the similar time.
- Shelters well being bars are actually seen from throughout the map.
- Players can now craft sure objects in bulk.
- Fixed instances the place gamers may get caught on the finish game display when leaving a SSD mission in the course of a game.
- Fixed Ceiling Gas Trap harm numbers all showing as essential hits after the primary essential hit.
- Fixed a format subject on the “Add To Collection” affirmation dialog if there are numerous recycled objects being returned to the participant.
- Fixed a bug the place gamers who had been far-off from the End of Match display when the match ended wouldn’t see the display appropriately.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Frostnite Exploration quest wouldn’t show a notification when the participant accomplished the search.
- Fixed a difficulty the place the Storm visible results wouldn’t cease, even when the Storm Mission ended.
- Allow Crafting Options dialog to craft Deliver The Bomb Tracks.
- Fixed a difficulty that prevented Auto Slotting when leveling Survivors from the Survivor Inspect Screen.
- Fixed the HUD vote timer not disappearing appropriately in some conditions.
- Fixed a difficulty with scroll focus being misplaced when leveling an merchandise within the assortment guide.
- Fixed the main points panel on the Llama reward abstract to point out the acquired quantity of stackable rewards relatively than the participant’s complete quantity.
- Selecting a message on the Team Chat radial not opens the Menu when switching to the Team chat channel.
- Fixed a difficulty permitting gamers to construct by way of the Deliver the Bomb launcher.
- Fixed a difficulty within the Deliver the Bomb mission which allowed enemies to stroll by way of the Depot and Launcher.
- Fixed an preliminary choice downside when getting into the Perk Recombobulator utilizing keyboard and mouse.
- Fixed a hitch when navigating between Mission map nodes on the Mission Select map.
- Several Heroes from previous occasions have been added to the Collection Book.
- This replace consists of Heroes who had been beforehand solely obtainable within the Event Store and a few quest Heroes.
- Heroes from the Event retailer and Quests will be slotted, however can’t be recycled. These Heroes is not going to eat stock area in your account.
- When taking harm from the Wild Rift, the character ought to now play the proper flinch animations.
- Fixed a difficulty that precipitated the Ice King to have an incorrect pose within the foyer.
- Fixed an incorrect tooltip with Lynx Kassandra
- She is now correctly labeled because the Fleetfoot subclass with up to date descriptions.
- Fixed a bug the place Lynx Kassandra was taking part in the flawed idle animation in the principle menu.
- Fixed a difficulty that granted gamers 30% constructing discount as an alternative of 20% with the perks Preplanning and Creative engineering.
Weapons and objects
- Added Bulk Crafting.
- Now a number of traps, ammo, and elements (Blast Powder and Duct Tape) will be crafted on the similar time by choosing a amount within the crafting interface.
- These are crafted , taking a single craft time to supply.
- Players may also bulk craft Downtiered objects
- Added Grenade and Rocket launchers to the checklist of potential outcomes for the Ranged Weapon Transform Key and the Weapon Transform Key.
- This consists of the Hydraulic and Scavenger Launchers).
- The Jabberwocky Launcher has been added to the Weekly Store
- Fires cannonballs that explode and break into three extra explosive mini-cannonballs.
- Available on January 30 at 7 PM Eastern Time till February 6 at 7 PM Eastern Time.
- The Spectral Blade Sword shall be obtainable as a Frostnite Weekly Challenge reward.
- Deals excessive sustained harm, with average impression.
- Spectral Slash – Warp to the focused enemy performing a spectral cleave, dealing heavy space harm which can stagger smaller enemies.
- Leap Attack can now be used within the air and appropriately interrupts fundamental assaults when used.
- Fixed not having the ability to drop Remote Explosives which can be out of ammo.
- Items faraway from the Collection Book will now grant PERK-UP & RE-PERK when recycled or reset.
- Recycling or resetting Common/Uncommon/Rare schematics will solely grant PERK-UP & RE-PERK from the perks which can be really obtainable/seen on the merchandise.
- Hit Markers ought to not present up when taking pictures something that can’t be broken.
- The Cozy Campfire Trap will now heal a number of gamers concurrently.
- The Tier 1 Dragon’s Might Shotgun now shoots the proper projectiles.
- All Players now obtain a message when a Storm Chest has been found.
- Storm lightning strikes will now harm objects they hit, as an alternative of destroying them.
- Patrol Wards now shield in opposition to Storm lightning strikes.
- The Storm Shield now has the identical transparency between all Save The World game modes.
- Traps positioned within the Storm Shield will now appropriately retailer their sturdiness when exiting and re-entering the Storm.
- Prevented the digital camera from going beneath the water floor when trying downward.
- When preventing the Storm King with a controller, the aim-assist will lean in direction of any weak spots, if ready.
Art and animation
- The Tail of the Dragon Perk visuals has been up to date for the path of power AOE that persist on this planet.
- Fixed Canny Valley undeployed telescopes altering to deployed visuals after being hit.
- Fixed a difficulty with sure Rocket Launchers not displaying explosions at any time when hitting the bottom in Frostnite.
- Corrected a difficulty the place some elemental Rocket Launchers had been shedding their muzzle flashes.
- Fixed a difficulty that precipitated gamers in different game modes to not be capable to correctly be a part of a celebration by way of an invitation.
- Updated the Frontend Map sound
- Storm and lightning now have sound.
- Added extra ambient sound for the Command, Heroes, and Armory tabs.
- Music not restarts when switching tabs within the Item Shop.
- Fixed a difficulty with the audio results for the transformation of Lars’ van taking part in twice.
- Fixed audio quickly slicing out after skipping intro cinematics.
- Added notification sounds for matchmaking that may play even when the game is inactive or minimized. This will be configured below “Allow Background Audio” within the settings menu.
- Adjusted the timing code for automated weapons to scale back the impact that body charges have on hearth charges.
- Fixed a difficulty the place some automobile destruction visible results weren’t rotated correctly, inflicting the automobile’s place to visibly leap as soon as the automobile was destroyed.
- Fixed a difficulty stopping constructing restore animations from totally taking part in in some instances when being broken and repaired concurrently.
- The “leafy” particle results not completely stay on gamers after transferring by way of corn fields.
- Fixed a difficulty the place some audio sources can be audible over shorter distances than different platforms.
- Switch Optimization (Battle Royale + Creative)
- Moved to a extra environment friendly reminiscence allocator on Switch; considerably decreasing crashes resulting from out of reminiscence.
- Reduced hitches on Switch brought on by rubbish assortment.
- Improved degree streaming efficiency on Switch, dashing up constructing load occasions.
- Increased texture pool measurement on Switch by 100MB to scale back points with blurry textures.
- GPU efficiency enhancements for Switch – improved display decision.
- Doubled the restrict for the variety of cosmetics that may be displayed on the display as we now have extra free reminiscence.
- Mobile Optimizations (Battle Royale + Creative)
- Enabled 60 FPS mode:
- Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (USA variant)
- Huawei Honor View 20
- Huawei Mate 20 X
- Enabled client-side prediction for high-end cell units with the intention to cut back networking/motion correction hitches.
- Optimized most weapon-based projectiles.