Fortnite Updates: November 23 Patch Follows Up Naruto Release With Stealth-Themed Shadows Week


The newest Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 8 replace provides a brand new occasion known as Strike from the Shadows Week. It additionally invitations gamers to vote for one in every of two returning weapons: the Proximity Grenade Launcher or Flint-Knock Pistol.

Fortnite Update: November 23 Hotfix: Strike From the Shadows Week

Thanks to Naruto and Team 7 not too long ago hitting the merchandise store, the island has been teeming with ninjas. Fortnite’s newest replace/occasion thematically encourages their presence by including stealth-based fight. But not in the way in which most gamers would anticipate.

Strike from the Shadows Week is all about being sneaky. Starting at present and operating till 9AM ET on November thirtieth, an elevated variety of Shadow Stones and Shadow Floppers will probably be scattered everywhere in the island. Once picked up, these things will flip you right into a shadow, boosting your primary motion pace and bounce excessive whereas additionally granting a dash-like potential. You received’t be utterly invisible in shadow type although and attacking will change you again to regular. The thought is to make use of the rise in mobility to get the drop on rival gamers (versus slowly stalking them whereas hidden).

Fortnite Players Can Vote On The Potential Return Of The Proximity Grenade Launcher And The Flint-Knock Pistol.

Fortnite gamers can vote on the potential return of the Proximity Grenade Launcher and the Flint-Knock Pistol.

Once you’ve noticed an enemy, change right into a shadow and shortly transfer to an appropriate vantage level. Then use a Paper Bomb Kunai – which has additionally elevated in quantity – to blow your opponent to smithereens.

Fortnite: Proximity Grenade Launcher vs. Flint-Knock Pistol

This week’s replace additionally brings a couple of new fan vote. This time it’s the Proximity Grenade Launcher vs. the Flint-Knock Pistol. The grenade launcher has all the time been a blast to make use of (heh) as its explosive ordnance can shortly destroy each construction and foe. That doesn’t essentially imply it’s your best option for gamers although. The Flint-Knock Pistol not solely packs a punch, it helps in holding enemies at a “safe” distance by sending the wielder flying backwards with each shot.

Players are inspired to assist Looper determine on which of those weapons to un-vault. This is finished by funding a weapon’s improvement utilizing gold bars at Fortnite’s Donation Stations. Whichever one hits 100% first will probably be unlocked and added to the island. Choose properly!

And that’s it for Fortnite’s newest replace. Be positive to test again right here for extra Fortnite Chapter 2, Season 8 patch notes!

Kenneth Seward Jr. is a contract author, editor, and illustrator who covers video games, films, and extra. Follow him @kennyufg and on Twitch


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