Fortnite Season 5 introduced a lot of different changes however the brand new map updates are actually the largest. A brand new desert biome was launched, two new named areas had been added, and a wide range of smaller adjustments had been carried out.
For extra on Season 5, try the 5.0 Patch Notes and our suggestions web page for the Week 1 Challenges. Coming straight out of Season four, the map will look a bit completely different. Here’s a full picture of the brand new and up to date map as of the 5.zero patch:
The massive Fortnite 5.1 Anniversary Update celebrates Fortnite’s one-year birthday with a number of notable map adjustments:
To associate with the particular Birthday Challenges, ten large muffins might be discovered scattered in regards to the map. Every one is surrounded with smaller slices of cake that give +5 Well being and +5 Defend per slice when consumed!
Listed here are the areas of all ten muffins:
- Retail Row – Within the heart of the car parking zone within the retail part.
- Deadly Fields – On the heart of the farm.
- Paradise Palms – North of city the place the grass meets the sand.
- Lonely Lodge – West of the realm on a small hill.
- Flush Manufacturing unit – In entrance of the bathroom statue within the car parking zone.
- Greasy Grove – North aspect of city, close to the basketball court docket.
- Nice Park – East of city within the grass, previous the fuel station.
- Lazy Hyperlinks – South finish of the golf course, alongside the trail.
- On a small hill north of Wailing Woods and south of Dangerous Reels.
- Loot Lake – Close to the highest of the waterfall south of the lake.
Bundles of balloons might be present in random areas tied right down to picket posts, buildings, and extra. They do not do something however you may nonetheless pop them! The Battle Bus incorporates a birthday redesign and provide drops are neatly wrapped.
Dangerous Reels Restored
Dangerous Reels was added initially of Season 4 and thus it was by no means seen earlier than it was hit with one of many meteorites. As of this replace, Dangerous Reels is again to regular with the bottom and paths restored and vehicles lined up prepared to look at. Oddly, the large wall for the display screen nonetheless hasn’t been repaired. Perhaps within the subsequent replace?
The ATK automobiles have been a blast since they had been launched initially of Season 5 and Epic is encouraging its use with newly added ramps on the map. These ramps are located on hills to be able to attempt acquire as a lot air as doable as you trip off and go flying!
Clay Pigeon Taking pictures Machines
Clay pigeon taking pictures machines have been noticed in several areas of the map. Activate the little machine and let the clay pigeon fly – shoot it out of the sky so as to add factors to the scoreboard. A rubber duck will sometimes fly out too! Rumor has it these can be a part of the Season 5 Week 3 Challenges.
Up to now these have been noticed on the northern aspect of Loot Lake, on the home west of Nice Park, east of Lazy Hyperlinks, on the large picket chair south of Shifty Shafts, and close to the fuel station within the desert space of the map.
Rebuilding Dusty Depot?
Just a few new vehicles have been noticed close to Dusty Divot, particularly a truck with a number of wooden pallets, two port-o-potties, a dumpster, and metallic railings. Some fans imagine this might be the beginning of a undertaking to revive Dusty Divot again into Dusty Depot, or at the least rebuild the damaged and lacking hangars.
Rescue Mission Tribute
Gamers acquainted with final week’s failed rescue try keep in mind all of it too properly. After discovering an enemy participant who had fallen right down to the underside of a cliff, streamer Muselk devised methods to get the poor opponent out. As soon as he found the participant was beneath the construct restrict on the map, Muselk drove an ATK off the aspect of the cliff in an try to offer the enemy the bouncy roof of the car. Though it was heartfelt, the golf cart ended up hurling the opponent into the ocean. You’ll be able to watch your entire clip here.
To honor this noble (and hilarious) rescue try, Epic added a tombstone for Chappadoodle, the participant that met his early demise in your entire ordeal. Epic additionally added a single set of bouncy tires to make sure this type of tragedy by no means occurs once more. Extra on this particular addition here.
What was as soon as the swampy and empty lands of the southeastern nook of the map is now a bustling desert panorama with tall mountains, roads, and loads of constructions.
The previous racetrack has gotten an enormous replace with precise pavement that works excellent with the brand new All Terrain Kart.
The street that ends close to Fortunate Touchdown has a pleasant little fuel station price trying out.
Earlier than the fuel station is an previous ghost city set greater up on a hill.
Sadly, the addition of this cool new space means Mosity Mire isn’t any extra. The jail additionally acquired the boot, however that poor space was already struggling after the meteor that struck it.
This lavish space set within the heart of the desert biome will possible develop into a brand new hotspot regardless of its distance from the middle of the map. There’s a big residence constructing with a close-by pool whereas the remainder of the city is crammed with houses and a fuel station.
The duplicate farm referred to as Anarchy Acres is gone and as a replacement is the brand new Lazy Hyperlinks. This golf resort options a number of buildings, golf programs, tennis courts, and even a car parking zone.
Final season, Dusty Divot continued to see nature begin to reclaim the large crater and with the beginning of Season 5, we see it come to completion. The complete crater is now crammed with large timber and the buildings inside have been deserted. There are even just a few ponds of water.
The massive mountain northwest of Greasy Grove and southeast of Snobby Shores acquired an enormous replace this time round. As an alternative of the one home on the high, your entire high of the mountain has been reworked right into a vikings village. There a log cabins, snow on the bottom and within the air, there is a ship, and there is even an enormous waterfall.
The big soccer stadium north of Nice Park that was added only a few weeks in the past has out of the blue been eliminated. What’s in it is place? Properly, nothing. It is simply plenty of grass, some timber, and a Moai statue.
Moai statues have been noticed in several components of the map. The primary within the space the place the soccer stadium was once, north of Nice Park. The second is between Loot Lake and Dusty Divot.
A 3rd might be discovered west of Salty Springs on high of a hill. You’ll be able to usually discover two chests at every of those statues. A fourth sits on the hill west of Lonely Lodge.
Two extra statues have been discovered. One is on the hill north of Greasy Grove and the opposite is to the west and throughout the river from Fortunate Touchdown.
One other unusual disappearance. The enormous brick fox that might be discovered on the east aspect of Wailing Woods close to the coast has out of the blue disappeared. Nothing was put as a replacement, simply an empty house. On a associated be aware, the metallic crab over at Moisty Mire was additionally eliminated, however that complete zone was revamped.
From the highest of the burger joint to the real-world California desert, the Durr Burger has been the place no different burger has ever gone. Now it rests on the high of a hill east of Nice Park and west of Loot Lake.
Head over to the hills east of Dangerous Reels to search out the NOMS signal, an object that swept away by a rift late final season. The signal originates from Retail Row the place it hung above the grocery retailer. Test behind the signal for an opportunity to see a chest!
The Tomatohead on the high of the pizza place in Tomato City was sucked right into a rift final season. Since then it has not made an look, in-game or in the true world. When you go as much as the roof of the pizza store, you will discover a signal that exhibits simply how actual the ache of dropping him is.