Kevin is lifeless, lengthy reside Kevin. Fortnite’s wandering dice has disintegrated, and everybody who logged in or tuned in acquired to see it vanish in spectacular trend this afternoon. In its wake is a reworked Leaky Lake and a brand new set of particular themed challenges.
Since this reporter spent the day chained to his information treadle, I wasn’t capable of watch the proceedings reside. However, Dustin was current to look at all the things go down.
“The cube started rotating and glowing,” Dustin advised me. “Eventually a bright flash engulfed everything, and everybody was teleported to a sci-fi white portal dimension. We just kinda… floated there for a bit.”
Dustin says an enormous butterfly appeared, after which shrunk all the way down to regular measurement to alight in your finger – after which one other white flash, and everybody was again on the Island.
It looks as if an terrible lot of individuals watched Fortnite’s second one-time occasion reside – along with everybody enjoying the game, ResetEra reports that greater than 1,000,000 individuals have been watching reside on Twitch, with round 400,000 of these coming from Ninja’s channel.
The occasion marked the tip of Fortnitemares, and the start of… no matter’s subsequent. For one factor, there’s a brand new set of challenges energetic now, all themed round “Li’l Kevin.” The challenges (achieve 5,000 XP, play 15 matches, and outlive 500 opponents) were leaked Thursday, and now you can begin engaged on them.
Here’s a video of the Event itself:
And right here’s a view of the renovated Leaky Lake:
There’s certainly extra to find on this new, Cube-less model of Fortnite’s island map, and we’ll be exploring proper together with you.