Impressive Games have actually announced a brand-new Fortnite update today (August 31 2020), v17.50. Heres whatever you require to understand consisting of server downtime, when the servers will be back up, the file size of the update, leaks and more.
Were 2 weeks away from the launch of Fortnite chapter 2 season 8. Prior to the release of a brand-new season of Fortnite, we get teasers launched a few days before launch day. These teasers normally offer mean what to anticipate in the Battle Pass or new functions that are contributed to the video game.
Prior to season 8 launches, we have one last season 7 Fortnite update. Legendary Games announced that the last update, v17.50, will go live today, August 31st. Heres everything you require to understand about the upgrade.
New Fortnite Update Today 17.50
Fortnite v17.50 Update Server Downtime
As typical, Epic Games announced the v17.50 Fortnite update on the main Fortnite status Twitter account. The servers will decrease for maintenance at 4 AM ET (9 AM BST). The servers will likely be down for scheduled maintenance for at least an hour. This season, weve seen longer downtime than normal for updates. Well upgrade this when the servers are back up.
Matchmaking will be handicapped thirty minutes prior to upkeep, however if youre in a game at the time, youll have the ability to complete the game. Heres the tweet announcing the downtime on the Fortnite status account:
Fortnite v17.50 Update
Updates are normally offered on consoles prior to its pushed to PC. Well upgrade this with the file size for v17.50 as quickly as they upgrade is pressed to each platform.
As with all significant updates, anticipate leaks from the final spot of chapter 2 season 7. If thats the case, well see Epic include in the files for the occasion which will be encrypted.
Nevertheless, its likely data-miners will be able to leakage the countdown timer ahead of time. Data-miners consisting of Hypex have actually specified there will be back to school challenges. These will likely be included v17.50 and will be dripped throughout downtime.
Anticipate brand-new cosmetics to be dripped as normal. If the leakage is correct, well see it included in the upgrade.
Prior to season 8 launches, we have one last season 7 Fortnite upgrade. Legendary Games revealed that the last update, v17.50, will go live today, August 31st. As usual, Epic Games announced the v17.50 Fortnite update on the main Fortnite status Twitter account. Well upgrade this when the servers are back up.
As with all major updates, expect leaks from the final spot of chapter 2 season 7.