Fortnite update v21.50 kicks off Shadow of Phantasm Week with unvaulted stealth weapons

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Another week, one other new content material update for Fortnite’s ever-popular battle royale mode. Update v21.50 ushers in Shadow of Phantasm week, which could sound a bit like Batman: Mask of the Phantasm to some ears. There’s no caped crusader right here although — simply 4 stealthy weapons being unvaulted.

As introduced on the Fortnite weblog, the Shadow Bomb, Shield Bubble, Suppressed Assault Rifle, and Suppressed SMG are all returning to the game. They’re a part of Shadow of Phantasm Week, which runs from now via September 7 at 9 AM ET / 6 AM PT — see our Shadow of Phantasm quest guide for those who need assistance finishing all the brand new challenges earlier than time runs out. The Shadow Bomb and Shield Bubble might be discovered as ground loot and in chests and provide drops. The Suppressed Assault Rifle and Suppressed SMG are discovered on the bottom and in chests. Sometimes unvaulted weapons aren’t a part of aggressive playlists, however on this case, all 4 of those are additionally included there.

Dragon Ball gadgets just like the Kamehameha and Nimbus Cloud should not included in aggressive, although they will nonetheless be discovered within the island. The Dragon Ball x Fortnite occasion is perhaps over, however these two gadgets are nonetheless current; they’re simply much less widespread. If you handle to discover a Kamehameha, you possibly can really hearth the beam right via the unvaulted Bubble Shield — it’s robust sufficient to chop via the protect’s defenses.

As new content material will get added to Fortnite, some stuff will get put away. The Imposters playlist is being vaulted, as a result of Epic Games is “shift[ing] focus to other Fortnite projects.” That mentioned, Imposters prefabs and props are actually included in Creative mode, so you possibly can rebuild or rework the game mode to your personal liking if you want.

Speaking of Creative mode, Epic Games is already asking to your Fortnitemares 2022 submissions. If you want a little bit of inspiration, take a look at our listing of the perfect Fortnite horror maps.