Paintings for Fortnite’s under-wraps new season has appeared on-line – launched, it appears, sooner than deliberate. It comes from the brand new PlayStation background and icon for the sport, which received up to date right this moment.
(To be honest to Sony, Fortnite’s new season was certainly scheduled to launch this week, earlier than its most up-to-date delay.)
The picture reveals Fortnite’s battle bus flying over a patch of open water, previous a desert island with three palm bushes on it within the background.
Right here’s right this moment’s new picture, cleaned up a bit by reddit consumer RyanStoffelen:
Followers have lengthy anticipated this season to flood components of the sport’s island map (and there’s a dwell story occasion this weekend set to kick this off). What followers didn’t anticipate is a touch Epic Video games teased all this a 12 months in the past.
Solid your thoughts again to this time final 12 months and to a mysterious animation revealed by Epic Video games with little clarification. It confirmed the battle bus flying over a patch of open water, and a desert island with three palm bushes on it.
The minute-long clip noticed Jonesy name for assist from the battle bus utilizing a flare gun – solely to doom the car and unintentionally win a Victory Royale for himself as a substitute.
As many followers have identified, the bushes actually do appear to be the identical fashions – right here’s a comparability shot from reddit consumer CinemaOfGaming:
Followers have even noticed a quantity within the teaser – on the flare gun’s crate – that corresponds to the newest launch date for the brand new season (11/06). That is certainly a coincidence, contemplating the brand new season has now been delayed twice from its unique arrival, nevertheless it’s an ideal spot.
Leaks for this weekend’s occasion level to spy boss Midas unleashing a tool to lastly remedy Fortnite of its storm. I suppose emptying the clouds of their rain – and flooding the map – can be a method of doing simply that?