Epic Games has launched Season 8 of Fortnite and offers a host of new content. Importantly, the new update ushers in a world that paves the way for everything that will happen at Fortnite over the next few months.
"A monstrous volcano has appeared," says Epic on the Fortnite website. Released from the castle of the Ice King, the now powerful prisoner has brought fire and flames to Fortnite and its islands, and Pirates, Ninjas and many new fighters will fight against treasure, fight against pirate cannons and unveil a legendary booty. "
That's right, finally, Pirates vs. Ninjas in Fortnite. Of course, the arrival of these new factions and the appearance of a giant volcano have had a considerable impact on the island itself. As a result, new locations appear on the map: Lazy Lagoon and Sunny Steps. On top of that, volcanic vents have appeared around the island and the gusts of air that they trigger can be used to get you started, as well as your vehicles, in the air.
Of course, season 8 also brings a new Battle Pass, and you can learn exactly what it means in our explanatory Battle Pass. In short, there are 100 new levels to upgrade the Battle Pass, which means a whole new set of new cosmetic products to unlock and challenges to face. There is something for enthusiastic Fortnite fans and newcomers. You can see all the rewards in the Battle Pass, but as usual, it is the new skins that are in the spotlight. Among those you can unlock by buying the Battle Pass, you'll find Peely, a banana peel that we could see hiding in one of the last images of season 8. As you can see above, this Worth to wait.
You can see everything that is new, modified, and modified in the full Fortnite Update 8.0 release notes. In addition to the global event, Epic has introduced a new gun, which can be used to destroy structures remotely. Alternatively, a player can jump inside the barrel and shoot himself across the island, which is a very convenient way to cover the ground and catch an enemy by surprise.