Experiment with bobbing up and down for higher speeds. The Proximity Grenade Launcher rewards inaccuracy Don't worry if you're not the most accurate of Fortnite players and you couldn't quite get the hang of the normal Grenade Launcher, because the Proximity Grenade Launcher is here to make the game even easier. This change should reduce its combat effectiveness while still retaining its flavor. Slipstream Changes You can now build into slipstreams, but players who collide with buildings in slipstreams will blast through them. Combined with some leaks, it looked as if a John Wick-themed skin and event were coming to the game, not unlike what we saw with Avengers: Endgame in April. There are also new Air Vents around the map, and these fire gusts of air that players can use to launch themselves short distances. This robust and precise assault rifle is the ideal option for tight quarters.
As far as features are concerned, Battle Royale gets the most attention in update 9. With the Slipstreams now in the game for a week, have decided to make some adjustments, disabling them after the fifth stage of the storm in an attempt to stop players getting pulled into them and flung out of the circle. This should make getting into a Slipstream easier. Fortnite patch notes for content update 9. Baller Nerf If there was one item that many fans wanted to see go before the beloved Pump, it was the Baller. Those include buried treasure, the pump shotgun, balloons, clingers, and the poison dart trap. Epic knows that their game doesn't need another spray weapon, which is why they vaulted the P90.
Epic Games has also released the update patch notes with the full list of changes introduced in v9. This change should reduce its combat effectiveness while still retaining its flavor. Equally the slipstreams which fans were complaining about in end-game scenarios will no longer work after storm phase 5. It can be obtained from floor loot, chests, supply drops, and vending machines in rare, epic, and legendary variants. The first squad to reach the specified gold token count wins the match. This week will be no different as the 9. Depleted shields mean more armor with this new Dinosaur Constructor.
But the headline new feature is the Tactical Assault Rifle, which is handy in tight quarters. Read my new sci-fi thriller novel , available now in print and online. With John Wick 3 arriving in theaters this week, the character's as part of last week's Season 9 update. We've got all of the Fortnite patch notes here in full, including some of the smaller changes like alterations to the recently added Storm Flip item. When is the Fortnite update patch release day and time? You can check out the full patch notes below. Find and destroy those Mist Pods before they spawn Mini-bosses.
This should make getting into a Slipstream easier. This should make getting into a Slipstream easier. Slip Streams are now also disabled after Storm phase 5. After reducing its health from 300 to 200, the company has now reduced it to 150. Drum Gun and Baller Nerfs The most overpowered weapon and the most overpowered mobility item in Fortnite saw nerfs with this patch. There are also likely going to be a variety of gameplay changes, bug fixes, and other items contained within all of the new changes for the high-profile video game when they arrive on May 15th.
If no update is available, be sure to check our social channels for more info. I think the health of the Baller could have been nerfed all the way to 100, though. Original Story - are going down shortly but new patch notes have just been shared for today's new 9. Commander Perk: Saurian Hide + While Shield is depleted, increases Armor by 100. Fortnite Tactical Assault Rifle First up, the headline addition is the rumoured Tactical Assault Rifle — Available in Rare, Epic, and Legendary flavours from Floor Spawns, Chests, and Vending Machines, the Tactical Assault Rifle is a fast-firing, close-combat focused weapon with a 30-round magazine. This should make getting into a Slipstream easier. Not a huge patch but the Drum Gun nerf is a big deal potentially, and adding a new weapon to the mix always has the potential to shake things up quite a lot.
Baller health has also been reduced, which Epic believes will reduce its effectiveness as a defensive item, without impacting its strengths. In other news, you can now build inside of Slip Streams — making them easier to get into — but if a player flies into the structure it will break. Depleted shields mean more armor with this new Dinosaur Constructor. This change should reduce its combat effectiveness while still retaining its flavor. Check the Challenges Tab for detailed information on which Fortbytes are currently available and when the others unlock. There are 100 in Season 9 and, once all of them are found by a player, they will decrypt the secrets of Season 9. In addition, there are a few Sniper Rifle options available and we feel it doesn't currently fill a necessary role in the item lineup.
This change should reduce its combat effectiveness while still retaining its flavor. You can see the full list of update 9. As for what you will find in the game right now, there's the new tactical assault rifle, which is a fully automatic rifle with a 30-round magazine. Slipstreams will also no longer block building, which the developers believe should make it easier to access the large wind tunnels. This change should reduce its combat effectiveness while still retaining its flavor.