Epic Games has released its 4.5 Content Update for Fortnite on all platforms.
The update introduces the Drum Gun to Battle Royale. This new weapons is described as “a hybrid weapon that combines the stopping power of a rifle with the suppressive ability and fire rate of an SMG.” Players can find the Drum Gun in uncommon and rare variants in floor loot, chests, and vending machines.
While Save the World players get the Stink Bomb and the new Lynx assault rifle. This new rifle is described as “a slow firing burst assault rifle with above average headshot damage and excellent stability,” and will be added to the Weekly Store on July 4th. As well as a new weapon, players can pick up two new Stars and Stripes heroes from the Event Store tomorrow, July 4th.
Read the full patch notes here.
Epic Games recently brought back Fortnite Battle Royale’s Playground mode after addressing a number of issues. This new mode lets players drop onto the island with their friends and all chests, llamas, and ammo crates spawned.