It’s that time of week again, a new Fort­nite patch is here. Hunt rival play­ers down with the new Drift­board in the a new LTM, You can also use the new Drift­board to bust out some tricks and explore the world in Save The World mode. Check out the full patch notes below.

Save The World

MISSIONS + SYSTEMS

  • Frost­nite Week­ly Chal­lenge 8: Final Frost
    • Com­bines a bunch of Frostnite’s pre­vi­ous chal­lenges!
      • Com­bines the fol­low­ing chal­lenges: Slip Out, New Wave Hol­i­day, Cold Chaos, Unchart­ed Ter­ri­to­ry, and Top It Off.
    • Avail­able on Feb­ru­ary 20 at 7 PM East­ern Time
    • Rewards:
      • Week­ly Ban­ner 8
      • Lunar Hero Choice
        • Thun­der­strike Scorch
        • Riot Con­trol Haz­ard
        • Berserk­er Head­hunter
        • Flash Eagle Eye
      • 1500 Gold

WEAPONS + ITEMS

  • Drift­board
    • The Drift­board is a new mobil­i­ty item that can be found in most zones through­out the World.
    • Explore the world.. in style!
    • Reach new heights with increased jump­ing poten­tial.
    • Abil­i­ty to per­form tricks while mak­ing jumps.
    • Quick­ly dash to the objec­tive with the boost abil­i­ty.
  • Drag­on­fire Shot­gun is return­ing to the Week­ly Store
    • A slow fir­ing auto­mat­ic shot­gun that deals fire dam­age in a wide, but short range.
    • Avail­able from Feb­ru­ary 20 at 7 PM East­ern Time until Feb­ru­ary 27 at 7 PM East­ern Time

Creative

WEAPONS + ITEMS

  • Drift­board
    • Use weapons or con­sum­ables as you ride the slopes. Boost past the com­pe­ti­tion with elec­tri­fy­ing speed. Loot and revive downed allies. All with­out ever get­ting off the Drift­board!
    • Build­ing is not pos­si­ble while on the Drift­board.
    • Copy & paste with the Phone build tool while on the Drift­board
    • Can be placed through the Device tab
  • Infantry Rifle
    • Avail­able in Com­mon, Uncom­mon and Rare vari­ants.
      • Deals 41, 43, 45 dam­age. 2x head­shot mul­ti­pli­er.
    • Can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, and Vend­ing Machines.
    • Uses Medi­um Ammo.
    • Fires quick-mov­ing pro­jec­tiles with­out dam­age falloff.
  • Returned Glid­er Rede­ploy to the Con­sum­able tab in the Cre­ative Inven­to­ry.

Battle Royale

LIMITED TIME MODE: DRIFTIN

Sum­ma­ry
Gear up and grab a Drift­board from a Red Sup­ply Drop, meet up with your team, then race to elim­i­nate the ene­mies. Last team stand­ing wins!

Mode Details

  • Two teams of 32 play­ers.
  • All Chests and Ammo Box­es have been removed.
  • Red Sup­ply Drops fall all over the map, each con­tain­ing a Drift­board, weapons, and ammo.
  • Health and Shields slow­ly regen­er­ate when rid­ing on a Drift­board.

LIMITED TIME MODE: CATCH!

Sum­ma­ry
In this mode, all guns have been removed. The only weapons are grenades and oth­er items that can be thrown or tossed. Get in there and throw the ene­mies back to the lob­by!

  • Avail­able grenades/items:
    • Smoke Grenades
    • Clingers
    • Remote Explo­sives
    • Port-a-Forts
    • Impulse Grenades
    • Shock­wave Grenades

Mode details:

  • Chest spawns and Floor Spawns set to 100.
  • Can only get con­sum­ables out of Chests, Floor Loot, and Sup­ply Drops.
  • Increase Sup­ply Drops through­out the game.
  • Faster cir­cle times.
  • Increased drop stack counts.

WEAPONS + ITEMS

  • Drift­board
    • Use weapons or con­sum­ables as you ride the slopes. Boost past the com­pe­ti­tion with elec­tri­fy­ing speed. Loot and revive downed allies. All with­out ever get­ting off the Drift­board!
    • Build­ing is not pos­si­ble while on the Drift­board.
    • Can be found scat­tered all around the map.
  • Reduced avail­abil­i­ty of Bal­loons from Floor Loot from 1.08% to 0.73%.
  • Reduced avail­abil­i­ty of Glid­ers from Floor Loot from 1.85% to 1.2%.
  • Reduced avail­abil­i­ty of Dual Pis­tols from Floor Loot from 1.39% to 0.66%.

Fort­nite is avail­able now on the Playsta­tion 4, Xbox One, Nin­ten­do Switch, iOS and Android.