Season 6 of Fortnite is upon us and with it comes a handful of new additions to the game including new character skins, an updated map, a new item to shake up combat, and. pets.
Shadow Stones have returned to Battle Royale!
The major event involving the mysterious Fortnite cube that marked the start of Season 6 might not be the last development in the object's story. Loot Lake is no longer a boring ghost town; there's now a floating platform in its center that attracts plenty of action. Yesterday, Xbox One players were unable to play for hours and the performance has generally been a bit choppy since Season 6 began.
In areas like Fatal Fields, tall crops let you hide from your opponents when you're low on health.
However, Epic Games has received a number of reports from players greeted with an error message when they tried to purchase Fortnite V-Bucks. In Shadow form, you'll also be able to run faster, jump higher, avoid fall damage and even pass through walls and ceilings. New rewards include Pets - players can now have a friend watch their back when they drop in! Season six brings pets that you can carry on your back, including dogs, dragons, and chameleons.
Impulse grenades, the silenced submachine gun, the light machine gun, bouncer pads, and remote explosives have all been vaulted. Fortnite is known for its ever-evolving map, courtesy of Epic's frequent updates.
There are three pets in all being introduced in season 6, and they're all exclusive to the Battle Pass.