Fortnite will get balloons immediately, and you'll pop them with bullets

Fortnite’s Zoey Skin disabled due to Bug By Ethan Chrisp

Fortnite’s Zoey Skin disabled due to Bug By Ethan Chrisp

Fortnite's weekly patch is arriving a little later than we're used to, but that doesn't make it any less exciting (or odd, as the case may be). Pop over to the Patch Notes to see what's on the way! Fortnite Battle Royale, the BR game whose global audience exploded in the early beta stages. Downtime for the v6.21 update has ended.

Players on iOS devices will be unable to login until the client update for patch v6.21 becomes available on iOS.

"Blow 'em up and float away, this new addition lets you get around like never before", boasts Epic Games in their latest blog post.

This mechanic was first seen in the Soaring 50's game mode that let players re-deploy their gliders from different heights. So be careful not to use it too long. We also plan on adding additional changes in future updates.Thanks for the discussion and feedback you've provided. The item is stackable and will allow players to float in the sky higher and higher depending on how many balloons they have in their inventory.

The Fortnite server status doesn't make for good reading right now, as Epic Games takes the game offline for the next few hours.

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Given that much of the mystery surrounding the last few months of Fortnite have dealt with everyone's favorite cube, named Kevin by the community, this event will nearly certainly center around the cube.

The gifting feature was recently leaked earlier this week, but unfortunately, we can not find any sign of it on the patch notes. It only means that it might come soon, maybe alongside with Season 7.

The patch notes also reveal a number of unpopular items have been vaulted.

"Added support for Nintendo Switch Pro Controller and newer versions of PS4 and Xbox One controllers on Mac".

The current Fortnite event, Fortnitemares, will be coming to a close on November 4 at 1pm ET and will usher in what the Fortnite Twitter account is calling a "one-time event".

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