v10.31: what's the gist?
The newest update adds a feature called "Party Hub," where players can hang out and keep up to date on their friends' online status, among a few other social functions. You can even take it on the go with the Fortnite app. There's also some updates to how the storm circle works. Oh, and Batman might be showing up very soon.
Read the full patch notes below for details.
Hang with friends while you’re on the go so the party never stops. See who's online, party up, and play together. (Or just voice chat!) For a deeper dive on Party Hub. Read the FAQ.
Weapons and items
Resolved an issue involving the Star Wand and AC/DC Pickaxes not doing the intended amount of damage.
Because this issue has been resolved, these Pickaxes have been re-enabled.
Final Storm Circles will no longer occur at the following locations (in core and Arena modes):
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Resolved an issue in which Ziplines could give players an unintended effect.
Because this issue has been resolved, Ziplines have been re-enabled.
When a player is eliminated, their damage towards the Storm Surge threshold will no longer be removed from their remaining teammates’ total.
Support-a-Creator codes can now be used for real-money offers in-game.
More information on this will be available in a blog post later this week.
Please note: For any Packs that contain V-Bucks, the revenue share will be applied to the Creator code that is entered when the V-Bucks from that pack are spent.
In Battle Royale
- From server on September 13 . Resolved an issue involving some Mission objectives not measuring progress.
In Creative Mode
- From hotfix on September 11. Increased the limit for Basic Storm Controllers from 10 to 16.