Epic Games today launched the fourth season for Fortnite which reveals the nature of the mysterious meteor in the game. Post the meteor drop, the game’s map has changed a lot thanks to the creation of crates across the island. The game now has gravity-defying Hop Rocks, with season 4 of the game featuring 100 tiers of new rewards, and more.
The v4.0 update to Fortnite contains plenty of other new features and improvements as well. Make sure to check out the season 4 announcement trailer below to get an overview of what’s new in the game.
Season 4 is starting off with a BANG. Shards of a massive comet have crashed into the map altering the landscape. Discover gravity-defying Hop Rocks and find new ways to play. Jump in and witness the aftermath of the impact while you level up your Battle Pass and earn all new loot.
The Season 4 Battle Pass is here sporting 100 tiers of awesome new rewards, including new cosmetic items, emotes and Sprays.
Start a movie marathon in Save the World’s latest questline, Blockbuster! Part 1 starts with Five quests and one Landmark Mission. Ray has gone missing and no one knows where she is. With the help of Spitfire and Lok, investigate the comet and gear up to recruit a team of superheroes. Find Ray and bring her back home!
You can also find the detailed change-log of the v4.0 update to the game here.
Fortnite raked in over $1.5 million through IAPs within just 4 days of its launch. It also managed to earn over $25 million within the first 30 days of its availability on the iOS App Store despite being available through a closed invite system initially. It managed to surpass Candy Crush and came second only to Netflix in the U.S. iOS App Store in terms of revenue generated.
Do you regularly play Fortnite on your iPhone or iPad? Are you excited about the release of Season 4 of the game?