Fortnite’s subsequent big in-game event gained’t simply mark the top of the newest season — it’ll additionally draw chapter 2 to a shut as effectively. Called, appropriately, “The End,” the one-time-only event will happen on December 4th at 4PM ET. Developer Epic describes it as “one last stand for the fate of the island,” suggesting that gamers will quickly be enjoying on a brand-new map.
Fortnite’s final chapter-ending event was arguably its most bold, when a black gap destroyed the battle royale’s unique island, taking the sport offline for a number of days earlier than chapter 2 emerged. There aren’t any hints as to what chapter 3 may seem like when it debuts in early December.
This season has been constructing in the direction of some form of cataclysmic event from the start. Initially, the map was overrun with mysterious cubes, which slowly converged on the middle of the island, ultimately forming a pyramid housing a unusual determine referred to as the Cube Queen who floated within the air just like the Eye of Sauron. The season — which was preceded by an explosive alien invasion — was additionally an eventful one by way of collaborations, together with the likes of Dune, Naruto, League of Legends, and even Balenciaga.
“The End” event will assist squads of as much as 16 gamers, and, as at all times, Epic suggests gamers get in no less than half-hour early to ensure a spot.