v7.40 Content Update

Posted by Twigsby on 2/19/2019

What’s New?

Explore the world in style, perform tricks, and boost to objectives using the brand new Driftboard!

Frostnite Challenge 8 - Final Frost
This week, we’ve combined some of the previous Frostnite Challenges into one… Do you have what it takes to prevail?

Missions + Systems

  • Frostnite Weekly Challenge 8: Final Frost
    • Combines a bunch of Frostnite’s previous challenges!
      • Combines the following challenges: Slip Out, New Wave Holiday, Cold Chaos, Uncharted Territory, and Top It Off.
    • Available on February 20 at 7 PM Eastern Time
    • Rewards:
      • Weekly Banner 8
      • Lunar Hero Choice
        • Thunderstrike Scorch
        • Riot Control Hazard
        • Berserker Headhunter
        • Flash Eagle Eye
      • 1500 Gold

Weapons + Items

  • Driftboard
    • The Driftboard is a new mobility item that can be found in most zones throughout the World.
    • Explore the world.. in style!
    • Reach new heights with increased jumping potential.
    • Ability to perform tricks while making jumps.
    • Quickly dash to the objective with the boost ability.
  • Dragonfire Shotgun is returning to the Weekly Store
    • A slow firing automatic shotgun that deals fire damage in a wide, but short range.
    • Available from February 20 at 7 PM Eastern Time until February 27 at 7 PM Eastern Time

Known Issues

Want to track the top community issues? Head over to our Fortnite | Community Issues Trello board here.