For you who's play Fortnite, the developer Epic Games announce new season 8 with update patch and has one big matchmaking change.
Fortnite (Free) finally got controller support on iOS and Android with Patch 7.30 and even allowed for 60fps gameplay on a few Android devices. Patch 7.40 brought back gifting and let you earn the Season 8 Battle Pass for free. Season 8 arrives nearly 3 months after Season 7 arrived and it brings a lot.
For mobile users, Switch and mobile will now be in the same matchmaking pool. I’ve mentioned in the past how the mobile and Switch versions of the game are basically the same versus the other platforms that had Save the World. Switch players were matched by default with other controller players on PS4 and Xbox earlier. Now, Switch and mobile players are in the same pool.
Now let's go to the content update. Season 8 sees a huge volcano appear. Lava is new to the map and it damages you with 1 damage per touch. Volcanic Vents boost players and vehicles into the sky. Pirates, Ninjas, new fighters, and more are here with new legendary loot and weapons. Players also can try new equip like Baller and the vending machines. The Baller lets you roll and perform feats in an
This Season begins with the 50V50 and Close Encounters LTMs. The new Battle Pass has over 100 new exclusive rewards and the Pass still costs 950 V-bucks. Purchasing it nets you the Blackheart and Hybrid progressive outfits instantly. Watch the Season 8 Battle Pass trailer below:
Lazy Lagoon and Sunny Steps are new locations you can reach with the volcanic vents on the map. Party Assist is new with this patch and it lets you a daily or weekly challenge to get help from friends for completion. When it comes to Weapons, the Pirate Cannon lets you launch yourself or a cannonball to destroy enemy locations or structures.
There are also loads of specific bug fixes with actions and buttons getting stuck, some controller fixes for triggers, and more.