Along with these skins, one other outfit was also revealed on the Epic Games website when the patch notes for v5.0 where posted initially. You can see it below.
Heavy shotguns now fire ten pellets rather than five, but the overall damage of the shot is unchanged, meaning that each individual pellet now does half the damage it did before, but there are twice as many.More news: Erdogan assumes greater powers as Turkey's new era begins
Epic Games has also nerfed the "double pump" strategy yet again, as another shotgun will not be able to be fired for "a very short time" after firing another one. We also know the update will add in the two skins featured in the image below, which seem to support the theory that the update will be themed around multiple worlds and time periods colliding. "Hop in an All Terrain Kart (ATK) with your squad and uncover all-new mysteries and locations that await". It'll drift, granting you a speed boost, and players can use the roof as a bounce pad.
On the biomes front, Paradise Palms, Lazy Links and a Desert have entered the fold, and a few as yet unnamed places of interest-"viking ships, desert outposts, and ancient statues"-have also popped up across the island". The center of the 7th, 8th and 9th Storm circles can now shift in random directions instead of just simply shrinking. Here are the Week 1 challenges you'll be wanting to complete, as well as details of the rewards.
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For Switch players, V5 adds gyro motion control options to the game. They can be toggled on and off, but will allow aiming by moving the controllers. "Fortnite" players will now earn XP when they revive their teammates in 50vs50 and Teams of 20 matches, according to Engadget.
There are some other more minor bug fixes and tweaks to the game, which can be read in full here.
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