Fortnite 50v50 Mode Arrives in Time for Double XP Weekend

Joanna Estrada
April 21, 2018

An added bonus includes free 20 Battle Pass Stars for each Battle Royale player and 1600 Seasonal Gold for Save the World.

Supply drops spawn double ammo, and an extra consumable, resource drop and trap. The financial incentives for creating this kind of game mode are clear: It's up to the developers to create a compelling case for why their battle-royale mode is superior, in the same way "Fortnite" did.

The Fornite Week Nine Challenges are now live in the game after the most recent update and we've got an easy way to follow the treasure map found in Moisty Mire. You can read about all the new additions here. Plus, it introduces the Mercury LMG. The Light Machine Gun however is a Battle Royale mode exclusive, and offers a fast rate of fire and a 100-round magazine.

Fortnite is bringing double XP into its game for the first time.

To the surprise of literally nobody, EA's DICE studio has been working on a battle royale mode.

Resiliency improvements to help prevent extended downtime.

Epic has also quashed a number of bugs in this update, including one that broke peeking, causing players to accidentally shoot their own structures when attempting to fire over the top of walls and stairs. And things have changed since we previously saw the unique format.

We'll provide an update once we have more information. I'm sure they will have a lot more on their plate with the new season (and meteor impact) approaching.

You can also view the list of known Fortnite issues on Trello and check out our tips on how to solve common Fortnite problems. And today would write about hearing about Battle Royale Battlefield for 2018. For a limited time, the popular 50v50 mode is back in Fortnite Battle Royale.

Earlier this week, fans of "Fortnite" started reporting seeing meteors in the sky of the game.

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