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It’s the center of July, and Fortnite is rolling by way of the summer season warmth with extra content material updates. We’re on the cusp of a brand new No Sweat Summer Celebration, however gamers can bide their time by attempting out a brand new weapon in update 21.30.
As detailed on the Fortnite weblog, that weapon is the Prime Shotgun, which features a bit otherwise from different weapons in its class. As the identify implies, the primary shot of each clip is its strongest. You can fireplace a complete of 4 occasions earlier than you have to reload, and whereas the remaining three shots aren’t as highly effective as the primary, they nonetheless do constant injury. A crimson mild show on the shotgun itself may also help you retain monitor of this ammo rely, and naturally, you may reload manually to get that first boosted shot able to go. You can discover the Prime Shotgun as flooring loot, as Reality Sapling loot, inside chests and provide drops, whereas fishing, or inside loot sharks.
As is commonly the case with new weapons, the Prime Shotgun will not be included in aggressive playlists. That stated, you’ll see one thing new in case you determine to play Arena Zero Build mode. Overshield Siphon is now activated, so that you’ll acquire 50 Overshield HP upon getting an elimination now.
The weblog put up additionally teases No Sweat Summer 2022, this 12 months’s celebration of summer-themed group content material. Epic Games requested for customized island submissions a few month in the past, and shortly it’ll be time to discover all the most effective ones. While we don’t know precisely what we’re getting in the course of the occasion, Epic did ask gamers to consider “water parks, fishing contests, camping, and adventures, not high-intensity combat” whereas constructing.
Lastly, there are variety of bug fixes and enhancements listed within the weblog put up. Rifts-To-Go, HUD scaling, and a selected freezing situation on Nintendo Switch ought to all be resolved now. You can see the total record on Epic’s web site.