The sixth season ended on Christmas Eve and everyone was expecting a New Year's adventure. This was clear because of snow coming from the break of the purple cube, as well as the Christmas llama at the top of the tree. And, players weren't disappointed, Fortnite Season 7 got the title: "You Better Watch Out."
Fortnite Season 7 07/12/2018 - 27/02/2019
After a collision with an iceberg, a significant part of the island froze over, new snow locations appeared there. The iceberg, as it turned out, was not just a piece of ice, but a huge castle with a dungeon, in the treasury of which mysterious eggs were kept.
In early January, an ice sphere appeared in the sky. The Lord of Ice was hiding in its center, he planned to organize a giant snow storm, the characters were warned about this by a timer that appeared on all televisions in the Fortnite world. As soon as the timer was reset, there was an event with marshmallows, according to the recollections of the players, one of the best music events in Fortnite. The lord of ice destroyed the ball that bound him, and occupied the island with the help of an army of ice monsters.
Meanwhile, a prisoner who had languished there for many years escaped from the basement of the Polar Peak castle. He stole the fatal eggs and triggered a series of earthquakes that caused rifts in the earth's crust. By the end of the season, the Wailing Woods location began to smolder and form ash clouds, and all players began to wait for the next map changes.
Season 7 new features
This season, a creative mode was introduced and fans of the game rushed to build, create various mini-games, deathruns, zone wars, gun games and just to be fun. The developers have added a sliding mode, ziplines, with the help of which you can very quickly climb to any point of a hill or mountain. Also in the 7th season, planes, hoverboards, freeze traps appeared for the first time. In Battle Royale, the mythical, icy Sword of Infinity materialized at the summit of Polar Peak. The players remembered the event dedicated to Valentine's Day.
Fortnite Season 7 Skins
Bright New Year skins have appeared this holiday season:
- Ice King;
- Sgt Winter;
The cost of the power supply unit did not change. Previous Season Battle Pass holders were automatically credited with 5 bonus levels. Players who completed 13 Valentine's Day Special Challenges received a free Battle Pass.
Fortnite Season 8 28/02/2019 - 08/05/2019
After a series of earthquakes, a volcano appeared on the island. The former prisoner of the ice castle placed his refuge in its mouth. The Egg Thief turned out to be the Lord of Fire, a longtime and implacable antagonist of the Lord of Ice. In addition, the Pirate lands on the island, accompanied by the Fishstick. Thus, each of the three characters lays claim to the power and treasures of the world of Fortnite.
The Lord of Fire began to send a helicopter into reconnaissance, this caused various rumors, until excavations began in several locations at once. And, in the end, a secret bunker was found in the area of Leaky Lake. 5 runes were transferred to it, and they served as the keys to opening the main gateway. After opening the bunker, an event began, during which players could return weapons that had already been taken out of circulation into the game.
Meanwhile, the volcano began emitting puffs of flame and fire stones, destroyed the Tilted Towers and Retail Row, and inflicted significant damage on Polar Peak.
Season 8 New Features
Players still remember one of the best time modes "Floor is lava!". The challenges with the ship were also good. Fishstick appeared in the game, balloons, Thanos returned. The arsenal was replenished, in addition to a new self-loading and a pistol, dynamites and a bow were added to the store.
Fortnite Season 8 Skins
Fortnite Season 8 skins supported the pirate-fire theme, but players liked the cartoon Peely the most.
List of skins:
- Master Key;
The eighth season ended with a fiery cataclysm. The unthinkable destruction forced Jonesy and Peely to hide in an underground bunker. What they saw when they decided to come back, you will find out in the next article.