Fortnite Season 7 begins immediately and Epic Games has taken servers for the sport offline as a way to roll out the brand new content material and modifications which can be a part of it. For these desperate to see what’s new, the corporate has printed the patch notes, detailing what Season 7 affords. As with earlier new seasons, this can be a substantial patch that additionally initiates a serious new occasion. This time round, an iceberg collides with the Fortnite Island, which modifications areas to offer them an icy new look.”Discover new areas such as Frosty Flights, Polar Peak, and more,” Epic says within the patch notes. “Uncover what’s in the new Battle Pass, rule the skies with the new X-4 Stormwing plane, and change the style of some of your favorite weapons and items with Wraps in Battle Royale.”The arrival of a brand new season additionally means a brand new Battle Pass is offered. It options over 100 new beauty objects for gamers to unlock. Epic has launched a brand new beauty kind for Season 7 known as Wraps, which “allow you to customize your weapons and vehicles with all new looks to match and complement your favorite outfits.”One of the large new modes coming to Fortnite alongside Season 7 is Creative, a sandbox expertise that empowers gamers to craft their very own distinctive Fortnite experiences both alone or with mates on their very personal island. “It’s a brand new way to experience the world of Fortnite,” Epic stated in regards to the mode. “Design games, race around the island, battle your friends in new ways and build your dream Fortnite. It’s all happening on your own private island where everything you make is saved.” Take a have a look at the total patch notes for Fortnite: Battle Royale and Creative beneath. You can head to the sport’s official web site to see what’s new with Save The World.Fortnite Update 7.00 Patch NotesWeapons + ItemsX-4 Stormwing Plane 5 whole seats. Seats 4 passengers (on the wings) and a pilot.Has a mounted machine gun. Be cautious, it could actually overheat.Players will go into the skydiving state when exiting the X-4 Stormwing.Use the roll buttons for sharp turns. Pressing each will fly the wrong way up.Double tapping roll buttons will do a barrel roll.Can enhance and airbrake for additional mobility.Balloons Balloons have been reworked in order that whereas they’re geared up, it’s potential to make use of weapons and objects.Players can connect as much as 3 Balloons to their again, lifting off the bottom when the third Balloon is connected.Press leap whereas within the air to launch Balloons one by one.Reduced stack dimension from 20 to 10.Updated scope crosshair on Scoped AR and Thermal AR.Vaulted Items Note: Each new season offers us a chance to guage the present merchandise rotation. Our purpose is to have an affordable variety of objects to study, whereas avoiding duplicates or overlapping performance. Based on current (and upcoming) merchandise additions, we have chosen the next for vaulting.Shadow StonesPort-a-FortChillerClingerDouble Barrel ShotgunShockwave GrenadeGameplayMap Updated New Biome: IcebergNew Location: Frosty FlightsNew Location: Polar PeakNew Location: Happy HamletOther unnamed Points of Interest (POIs) have additionally appeared throughout the island.Icy Surfaces will be present in snowy areas. Players will slide on sure frozen surfaces.Ziplines will be discovered across the Iceberg and close to Expedition Outposts. Latch on and zip from one finish to the opposite.Aim, hearth, or use objects all whereas conveniently touring on Ziplines.Minimap up to date.Increased the prospect of ultimate circles ending on the outer edges of the map.Bug FixesFixed a bug inflicting weapon impression results to play when taking pictures pleasant gamers, although no injury was being dealt.OccasionsNew Tournament: Explorer Pop-Up Cup Material cap set to 700/500/300 for Wood/Stone/Metal.Players obtain 100/50/50 Wood/Stone/Metal on elimination.Resource charge elevated by 40%+50 efficient well being on elimination.Safezone Changes Increased possibilities of Supply Drops in later circles.Circle 9 now travels twice as far however takes twice as lengthy to shut.Some tournaments will now function a restrict on the variety of matches that may be performed throughout an occasion session.Bug FixesFixed a difficulty which prevented gamers from receiving elimination rewards if a participant they downed was eradicated by the Down-But-Not-Out timer ending or if their staff was absolutely eradicated.EfficiencyOptimized spawning pickups when a participant is eradicated.Optimized the efficiency of the Dynamite fuse.Switch audio efficiency enhancements – falling sounds not hitch.Minor Switch rendering optimizations to assist common framerate.AudioReduced the quantity of bullet and pickaxe impression audio on the beginning island.Added successful notification audio cue when a automobile you’re driving in recieves injury.Bug FixesFixed a difficulty that might trigger in-air glider audio to proceed taking part in when eliminating a gliding participant.Fixed a difficulty that might trigger automobile audio loops to get caught on.Fixed “crackling” audio heard on Mobile/Switch when taking pictures weapons or emoting.UIThe Calamity, Dire, Ragnarok, and Drift Challenges have been moved to a brand new part on the backside of the Challenges tab.Added filtering and up to date the structure of the Locker.Vehicle Damage Numbers have been added! Vehicles now have a singular injury quantity pop coloration and present injury numbers.Polished the Store structure to help a bigger variety of tiles without having to scroll.Minor replace to the participant suggestions UI so as to add reporting classes and a listing of different gamers within the present or last-played match.Bug FixesFixed Battle Pass info from being displayed within the Lobby tab for gamers that haven’t bought a Battle Pass.Fixed the header entry within the each day Challenges display screen to work accurately when clicked.Moved the Nvidia Highlights button to the highest proper of the Battle Royale foyer to keep away from conflicts with chat click on zone.Fixed a difficulty the place the Two Factor Authentication display screen may typically trigger enter to turn into unresponsive.ReplayBug FixesNameplates will not sit above different HUD parts, such because the map.Mobile60 FPS enabled on the iPad Pro 2018.4x MSAA Anti-Aliasing turned again on for iOS.Improved efficiency on all Galaxy Note 9 units in addition to the North American variant of the Galaxy S9 Plus.Added help for the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018).Bug FixesFixed the black border on the iPad Pro 2018.Fixed graphics settings on earlier supported iPad Pro fashions.Fixed incorrect high quality settings for iPad sixth Generation.Fixed occasional shadow flickerings within the recreation foyer.CreativeOverviewCreative Hub supplies entry to your personal island, the islands of different mates who’ve joined on the server, or featured islands chosen from the group.Player Islands are your artistic area that routinely saves.Players will be capable to preserve a server lively for as much as 4 hours at a time.Battle Pass homeowners will begin with 4 islands to permit for various creations. On December 13, all gamers will obtain 4 islands.Friends can go to your island and island homeowners can set permissions to find out if your pals can edit/construct whereas visiting. The My Island menu is accessible via the Main Menu in-game whereas in your island.GameplayPhone This is the in-game software your character holds that’s used to edit, copy, and manipulate props on the planet. Experiment with its options to find all of the issues it could actually do.Fly mode permits gamers to shortly journey round their island and create in mid-air. Double leap to start out flying.My Island menu The “Game” tab begins and stops player-created video games. When a recreation is stopped your island reverts to its pre-game state. You could expertise performance points with this function as we proceed to make enhancements.The “Game Settings” tab units well being, fall injury, spawn location, and so on and will be modified at any time via the My Island menu.The “Island Tools” tab resets your island again to its unique state and units who can construct in your island.Creative InventoryAccessed from the stock menu.Inventory permits you to spawn prefabs, units, weapons, or consumables.Use Inventory to create your personal chests or llamas on your island stuffed with objects you choose.Prefabs are pre-made buildings the participant can place on their island with throwables.Devices are placeable objects that can help you create video games.Prefabseight impediment programs25 buildings from Battle Royale34 galleries of constructing tiles and propsDevicesNew Devices Ice BlockDamage RailsSpeed BoostTimerScoreboardPlayer SpawnFrom Battle Royale: SpikesChillerBouncerLaunch PadMounted TurretCozy CampfirePerformanceThe reminiscence bar on the backside of the HUD supplies suggestions on how a lot you may construct in your island. This will change as we collect extra knowledge on efficiency and reminiscence utilization.SocialPlayers can have the flexibility to hitch in progress video games with any of their Epic mates, even when they don’t seem to be in a celebration collectively. Find your buddy within the social panel and choose Join Creative Server. Your buddy should have their Privacy possibility set to Friends or Public to permit those that aren’t in a celebration to hitch.ReplayReplays will report the complete 4-hour play session, nonetheless, these can be saved in 30-minute particular person recordsdata. Replays are off by default and will be enabled within the settings.MobileCreative buttons added in addition to a brand new “Creative” visibility setting. Buttons with additional performance are within the HUD Layout Tool. The “Creative” visibility is off within the software by default, so buttons can be hidden till they’re turned on.