Epic Games launched a brand new update for Fortnite in the present day — model three.four of the sport — that adds a brand new weapon, the guided missile launcher, and brings again the Boogie Bomb to Battle Royale. On the Save the World aspect of the sport, count on some Easter-themed beauty objects and quests.
Fortnite’s new guided missile weapon lets gamers fireplace a rocket-propelled explosive and take direct management of it. “Once you tackle the missile’s point-of-view, you’re unable to maneuver your character,” Epic stated in Fortnite’s three.four patch notes. “Disconnect from the missile at any time, [and] the missile will proceed its trajectory.”
Epic additionally added a brand new limited-time mode to Fortnite Battle Royale referred to as Sniper Shootout v2. Players can use crossbows and looking rifles, however in contrast to the unique Sniper Shootout mode for Battle Royale, there received’t be any magnum revolvers obtainable for shut quarters fight.
Also, grenade launchers at the moment are egg launchers. That’s merely a beauty change for the Easter vacation.
Fortnite’s Save the World mode will get a brand new questline, “The Three Husketeers,” that wraps up the Spring It On occasion with “an egg-streme Mini-Boss battle.” There’s additionally a pair of rabbit-themed seems for Save the World: Rabbit Raider Jonesy and Miss Bunny Penny.
Fortnite model three.four additionally has some technical enhancements, together with a bunch of bug fixes and efficiency tweaks. Epic has eliminated the 30 fps possibility on PlayStation four and Xbox One, saying that “we made some vital GPU optimizations which improved visible high quality, together with decision in 60 FPS mode, and we now really feel there’s little or no motive to play at 30 FPS.”
In addition to “vital enhancements to visible high quality on consoles,” Epic stated it additionally made “main netcode optimizations to cut back lag.”
There are additionally enhancements for the cellular model of Fortnite, together with antialiasing (4x MSAA) and a brand new system that ought to make downloads of future updates quicker.
Epic has additionally rolled out modifications to cross-play connectivity on consoles. Specifically:
You can now add, take away, and handle Epic Friends from the principle menu.
You can now ship, obtain, and reply to crossplay Party Invites.
Party Finder now consists of Epic Friends on different platforms.
For the total checklist of modifications, take a look at Epic’s patch notes for Fortnite model three.four.