Season 8 of Fortnite is coming soon. The developer Epic Games, which has only a few days, confirmed that the new season of the Royal Battle would begin on all platforms this Thursday, February 28.
As in previous seasons, Epic launches teasers in the days leading up to Season 8. Each hint so far has taken the form of a poem suggesting that the new season will have a pirate theme. ; the first mentions "X marks the place" and the treasure, while the second warns players to be wary of "those who arrive on the waves".
It remains to be seen what this means in terms of gameplay, but it will probably be related to the earthquakes that occurred in the game. The players began to feel these tremors earlier this month as a result of the release. from Fortnite's 7.30 update, and their intensity has been increasing since, so much so that cracks are now appearing on the island.
We will soon discover what all this means for Season 8, but in the meantime players still have a few days to complete the remaining challenges of Season 7, including the new overtime challenges. Epic gives the season 8 battle pass to the players free of charge if they complete these challenges, so you'll want to finish them before the end of the season to get your hands on the pass without having to spend V-Bucks.
You also have until the end of season 7 to unlock all variants of the prisoner's skin. If you need help completing one of this season's challenges, you'll find all the GameSpots tips and guides in our full list of Season 7 challenges.