Fortnite v7.40 Update: Balance Adjustments Details Revealed
With the game’s Share The Love event in full swing, the developers have come out with a sneak peek of the upcoming Fortnite v7.40 Update. It seems Epic Games is working on bringing in a ton of balance adjustments to the game which will include changes to Ziplines, Planes and a number of different in-game weapons.
Sneak some peeks at changes coming in v7.40!
Adjustments made to:
-Zipline Interact Button
Find out more here: https://t.co/0XL2mIKV8w
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) February 11, 2019
According to the Fortnite’s official Twitter pages, the upcoming v7.40 Update will add in quite a few balance changes to the game, along with the introduction of a brand new weapon called the Infantry Rifle. Now, though the developers have yet to announce a release date for the update, they are here with some very interesting new details. Check out the details of the upcoming balance adjustments down below:
Fortnite v7.40 Balance Adjustments
- Planes will no longer be able to smash through structures
- Zipline interact prompt added, and using a Zipline will grant fall damage immunity
- Hand Cannon structure damage reduced from 150 to 100
- Turbo Build delay decreased from 0.15s to 0.05s
- Rocket Launcher reload time increased from 2.52s to 3.24s
- Added the ability to crouch while in Edit Mode
It is unclear as to when exactly the developers are going to be releasing its Fortnite v7.40 Update. However, with how things operate at Epic Games, we believe the update will be going live sometime at the end of this week. Furthermore, this will be the last update before the release of the game’s season 8 which is slated to go live around February 27.
That is all for now, but be sure to let us know what you think of these upcoming balance adjustments in the comment section down below.