Fortnite Season four is stay and now we have the patch notes proper right here.
In addition to introducing a brand new, meteor-inflicted location, the brand new patch brings a bunch of adjustments, together with making headshot simpler to tug off. It additionally removes the crossbow weapon.
Fortnite Season four patch notes
- Enter settings at the moment are filtered based mostly on sport mode.
- They’ve additionally been grouped by class (Fight, Constructing, Enhancing, and many others.) to make it simpler to look by way of them.
- Added icons for the tabs on the prime of the Settings display screen.
- Added “Ignore Gamepad Enter” choice to the Accessibility settings tab.
- This setting may be useful to gamers who use exterior applications to remap their controller enter and want the sport to disregard the controller enter.
- Mounted a crash when utilizing radial menus.
- Improved texture streaming habits when utilizing a scope.
- Mounted some objects being rendered utilizing low decision textures.
- Mounted weapon ammo depend show within the HUD typically being incorrect.
- Buildings on the beginning island can now be destroyed. Not the Battle Bus, although.
- Headshots at the moment are prioritized when different physique elements are in the way in which.
- Incoming headshots (from above or straight on) will now not be blocked by your character’s different physique elements.
- For instance, a shot that hits your goal’s hand will have the ability to penetrate by way of and hit their head in case your purpose was on level. You’ll be credited headshot harm as an alternative of regular harm.
- Headshots from under which can be blocked by a physique half (legs, torso, fingers, shoulders, arms) will do regular harm, apart from impacts very near your character’s head.
- This modification impacts all weapons, apart from the Rocket Launcher and Grenade Launcher.
- Barely decreased the hitbox dimension of participant fingers.
- Harm numbers at the moment are seen when spectating a participant.
- Knocking a participant off the island will award elimination credit score like regular fall harm.
- Fall distance is now proven within the elimination feed when a participant is compelled to fall by an opponent.
- On the beginning island, now you can see different gamers (and player-created buildings) about 3 times additional away than earlier than.
- Mounted a difficulty that will trigger participant constructed buildings to seem intact for a couple of seconds after eliminating an enemy and destroying the construction on the similar time.
- This prompted gamers to “part by way of” the construction.
- Mounted instances the place pickups moved erratically when sliding down slopes.
- Mounted a difficulty the place destroying a constructing from beneath an enemy wouldn’t award kill credit score.
- Mounted a difficulty the place swinging the pickaxe may trigger motion stuttering.
- Mounted a difficulty the place some pre-placed picket archways couldn’t be destroyed by participant constructed buildings.
- Mounted a difficulty that made the Battle Bus seem to shortly fly off the map after leaping from it.
- Mounted a difficulty that will pause a downed gamers well being bar if their reviver disconnected whereas reviving them.
- Now you can mark beauty gadgets as favorites within the Locker.
- ‘Random’ choice added to every beauty tools slot within the Locker.
- This may randomly select between gadgets you’ve marked as favorites every match (or from all owned gadgets if nothing is marked as a favourite).
- You’re now not restricted to simply the 6 slots in your emote wheel for Sprays and Emotes and might now use any of those you personal in a match!
- The Locker slots act as a web page of presets, however you may cycle by way of to any emotes marked as a favourite after which all emotes, sorted by sort (PS4: L1/R1; XB1:LB/RB; PC: Mouse Wheel; Cell: Buttons added subsequent to radial menu).
- Added new “Locker Emote Slot” button bindings, which let you instantly set off any of your 6 Emote or Spray presets.
- Whereas Auto Run is energetic, an icon is now displayed.
- Improved the appear and feel of the Sport choices tab.
- Barely decreased the dimensions of the arrow over gamers heads when they’re near you.
- The fourth and fifth weapon slots will now default to keys 5 and 6 as an alternative of Z and X when utilizing the “Reset to Defaults” choice.
- The four:Three side ratio is now supported.
- Mounted a difficulty the place the compass confirmed ‘360’ when it ought to have been ‘359’.
- Mounted a difficulty the place gamers may get caught on the Stock display screen when opening and shutting it in a short time a number of occasions in a row.
- Mounted a difficulty the place the “Present Web Stats” HUD choice could be reset to off after restarting the sport.
- Mounted a difficulty that prompted consumable timers to not show when utilizing a consumable instantly after canceling one.
- Mounted a spelling error within the description for Tomatohead.
- The Squad Comms wheel can now be closed with circle on PS4 controllers, and B on Xbox controllers.
- Weapon slot keybinding choices are now not referred to as “Means Slots” within the enter menu.
Weapons + Gadgets
- The Crossbow has been vaulted.
- Rocket Launcher purpose reticle is now a hard and fast dimension no matter participant motion.
- Hit markers at the moment are displayed when wanting by way of a scope.
- Elevated pickaxe harm in opposition to Provide Llamas, now dealing 50 harm per hit.
- Mounted a difficulty the place a weapon may don’t have any ammo when dropping it instantly after selecting it up.
- Improved pickaxe swing responsiveness when switching from a weapon to the pickaxe and instantly holding the swing button.
- Mounted a difficulty that prevented Looking Rifles from auto reloading if it was fired instantly after a reload.
- Mounted a difficulty that allowed grenades to be thrown in fast succession whereas sprinting.
- Mounted a difficulty the place aiming a grenade throw after which switching to construct mode wouldn’t cancel the throw.
- Mounted a difficulty with the Builder Professional configuration that prompted the gamers weapon to fireside whereas attempting to construct in some instances.
- Clingers will now correctly cling to falling Provide Drops.
- Added an in-game participant listing to Replays.
- Leaving a Replay will now take you again to the Replay browser.
- Renaming Replays is now restricted to 32 characters.
- Elevated the dimensions of identify column in Replay browser.
- Mounted the alignment of the eliminations column in Replay browser.
- Mounted a difficulty the place Replay Browser listing couldn’t be navigated with gamepad after cancelling renaming a replay.
Artwork + Animation
- Looking Rifle mesh and animations have been up to date.
- Shotguns, Revolver, Hand Cannon, and Rocket Launcher have had their equip animations improved – they need to now match the equip time.
- Their equip timing stays the identical.
- The mud cloud that seems on participant landings now exhibits for all gamers.
- Storm wind now impacts timber inside the storm.
- Mounted the Provide Llama not taking part in destruction results when killed by projectiles.
- Mounted a difficulty that prompted Again Bling to show improperly after utilizing a Launch Pad.
- Gamers can now emote whereas rocket using.
- Adjusted timing on the equip sounds for all Shotguns. The cocking sound will now happen proper earlier than the weapon is ready to fireplace.
- Improved quantity distinction between smooth and exhausting touchdown sounds.
- Gamers falling from 1 or extra tales will land with a louder audio cue.
- Added distinctive affect sounds when hitting shrubs, bushes and cornstalks.
- Mounted a difficulty that prompted footstep audio to play when gamers have been mid-air after leaping.
- Mounted a difficulty the place the Minigun equip sound would persist after shortly switching away from it.
- The map marker sound now not performs when eradicating a marker.
- Improved smoothness of different gamers motion on the beginning island by rising community replace charges.
- Made vital efficiency enhancements when many gamers are on-screen by lowering the affect of character elements.
- Optimized hitches that happen when rubbish gathering objects.
- Mounted hitches that would occur in video games the place a number of constructing occurred.
- Optimized Stage-of-Element (LOD) for buildings in Shifty Shafts and Flush Manufacturing facility.
- Optimized Enter/Output (IO) efficiency on Consoles to scale back hitches and cargo occasions.
- Quickbar now helps drag and drop for dropping and transferring stock gadgets.
- Holding the motion stick in a course for Three-seconds now permits an choice to activate auto run.
- Including ‘Restore Constructing’ button.
- Added ‘Cycle Weapon’ button.
- Made enhancements to forestall finger creep.
- Barely decreased purpose help energy at additional distances to permit for simpler positive tuning when aiming.
- Grenade indicators at the moment are displayed when grenades are outfitted.
- Made enhancements to low-end cellular efficiency by dynamically scaling background draw distances with participant peak.
- Decreased object draw distance for medium/lower-end iOS units.
- Mounted the view pop brought on by the swiping inertia when lifting your finger off the display screen.
- Mounted bugs that have been inflicting some faulty misfires and enter errors.