While Fortnite may have just moved into Chapter 2 Season 7, there is no reason why we can’t look towards Season 8 already.
Epic Games have refused to rest on their laurels with the successful battle royale series, which has taken the gaming community by storm since its release back in 2017 and amassed more than 125 million players in less than a year.
In their most recent update, we witness an intergalactic takeover from a mysterious outer space army led by Doctor Slone, where players were tasked with suppressing the alien attack.
Here is everything you need to know about Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8:
UPDATE 30th October: There’s a huge crossover coming with League of Legends!
UPDATE 27th October: Mechs are making a return!
Naruto is coming back to Fortnite!
Update 23rd September: Some of the new weapons coming to the game have been leaked.
UPDATE September 10th: The first teaser for Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 has been leaked!
UPDATE September 8th: Epic Games are putting preparations in place to ensure that Season 7 goes out with a bang.
UPDATE August 20th: In recent weeks, waves of rumours have circulated around social media regarding the possible inclusion of an anime hero in Chapter 2 Season 8.
UPDATE August 10th: Epic Games are expected to move away from the intergalactic edge to something more spooky for Halloween.
The Among Us developers have refuted claims that they’re going to be part of a crossover.
UPDATE August 8th: Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins talks the current state of Fortnite in 2021.
Popular data miner and leaker HYPEX has found references to Among Us in the game’s code.
UPDATE August 4th: Epic has announced that two new Street Fighter skins will be coming to the game.
UPDATE August 2nd: With Season 8 on the horizon, players are embracing Ariana Grande coming to Fortnite after online leaks emerged last week.
UPDATE July 29th: Players have already started speculating what Season 8’s map will look like.
UPDATE July 27th: Fortnite have revealed that the Plasma Cannon weapon will be making a return to the battle royale franchise.
UPDATE July 26th: Leaks are starting to release thick and fast, with the return of an iconic collaboration set for Season 8.
UPDATE July 22nd: Ferrari have announced that their latest 296 GTB car will feature in Fortnite.
UPDATE July 20th: A Reddit user has possibly revealed the contents of the Season 8 Battle Pass well ahead of time.
UPDATE July 19th: One Fortnite fan has created a detailed concept map ahead of the upcoming release of Chapter 2 Season 8.
Looking at when Season 7 ends on Sunday 12th September 2021, which would be roughly around three months since its launch, we expect Season 8 to get underway on Monday 13th September 2021.
Any map changes for Season 8 will appear here.
At this time, no gameplay or cinematic trailer has been released by Epic for Chapter 2 Season 8. The full videos will be posted here once they are made public.
No Battle Pass details have been leaked at this time, although we don’t expect it to be too long until the first whispers are leaked early.
While aliens have been the predominant theme in Season 7, we are yet to hear anything regarding Season 8.
Any leaked skins in the build-up to Season 8 will appear here.
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