Fortnite Update 18.30 Patch Notes LIVE: New Locations, Bug Fixes And Everything You Need To Know

Fortnitemares is expected to be the centre of attention during update 18.30.

Fortnite is expected to release update 18.30 in the coming days and we have everything that you need to know regarding the game's latest patch.

Epic Games are currently promoting the hugely popular annual event 'Fortnitemares' which celebrates Halloween and provide a number of skins within the Shop and Battle Pass for the gaming community to get their hands on.

Last time out in 18.21, the Cube Queen and Horde Quests were added to Fortnite in what were a number of gameplay changes to match up with their ongoing event.

In what is expected to be the third major update in three weeks, it is believed that the third and final chapter of Fortnitemares will be celebrated here.

So what will be coming? Scroll down to find out everything that you need to know about Fortnite update 18.30.


Fortnite Update 18.30 Release Date

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At the time of writing, we believe that Fortnite update 18.30 will be launched by Epic Games on Tuesday 26th October 2021 at 10 am BST, with downtime taking place from 9 am BST which means that players will be able to access the servers during this timeframe.


Fortnite 18.30 Patch Notes

Via Epic Games' official website, here is what you can expect in 18.30:

WAR EFFORT: BOOGIE BOMB VS. COMBAT SHOTGUN

The war effort has two classics on deck to fight back against the Cubes, and this time we’re getting up close and personal. Choose to unvault the Boogie Bomb and send your foes into a dancing frenzy or blast ‘em back with the Combat Shotgun!

Chip in Bars at Donation Stations across the Island to help your favourite item reach 100% Funded first, becoming the one that the war effort manufactures for the Island.

NEW LOCATION: MOUNTAIN BASE!

Do you know that door that’s been sealed at the mountain near Catty Corner? Well, it’s finally opened up, uncovering an IO base! Drop-in for a visit, but make sure you’re prepared to fend against Doctor Slone and her guards.

CONVERGENCE CONSTRUCTION

With v18.30, the next phase of The Convergence is now built. Head to the Island’s centre to see the Cubes’ ominous progress.

CUBE QUEEN OUTFIT BATTLE PASS 

The Cube Queen soon arises in the Chapter 2 Season 8 Battle Pass! Complete her Quests that go live at 2 pm BST today to unlock her Outfit and many more items from the Long Live the Queen Set.


Bug Fixes

Fixed an issue involving the Sideways Scythe’s “Smash Attack” ability resulting in fall damage if players used it from a high point.

Fixed an issue involving the red dot indicator no longer showing on the compass when enemies were firing.


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