Fortnite Chapter 2 LaunchesPlatforms: All
Following the weekend's big Chapter 1 finale - The End - Fortnite returns for a second round of Battle Royale mayhem on brand new island. The full launch trailer is above.
Along with a new island to explore the Fortnite: Chapter 2, Season 1 also brings with it some new mechanics and gameplay including:
- New Water Gameplay - Swimming, Fishing, Motorboats, and more!
- Support Your Squad - Heal your squad with the Bandage Bazooka, carry your fallen teammates to safety, and celebrate with new group emotes like high fives!
- Hideouts and Explosives - Hide in Haystacks and Dumpsters to get the drop on your opponent or go in blazing by blowing up gas tanks and explosive barrels.
- Upgraded Combat - Get back to basics and battle enemies with a streamlined weapon arsenal. Upgrade weapons using resources at the Upgrade Bench.
- More Fun, Less Grind - Level through the all-new Chapter 2 - Season 1 Battle Pass with a brand new XP system and Medals you earn in match.
There's also a new gameplay trailer alongside the new release. Check it out below: