Fortnitemares returns October 18 to have fun the spooky season

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Spooky season is upon us and in typical Fortnite style, a brand new version of the annual Halloween Fortnitemares occasion has been introduced. In line with a current publish from the official Fortnite Twitter account, the occasion is slated to launch on October 18 and can possible proceed a couple of weeks past its climax on October 31. The quick video accompanying the announcement additionally encompasses a prismatic wolf-like creature, which might be a touch at one of many potential skins to be launched in the course of the period of the occasion. Moreover, we’ve already been given a preview of what a few the skins for this occasion will seem like because of a fan idea competitors early within the yr.

Final yr’s Fortnitemares occasion was entitled Wrath of the Dice Queen, which featured the aforementioned Queen of the Cubes ushering in drastic adjustments to the island. Gamers ought to look ahead to loads of main adjustments occurring all through the map because the occasion attracts nearer. Her emergence additionally introduced with it a stronger class of Dice Monsters known as the Caretakers, and a brand new Sideways melee weapon as nicely known as the Sideways Scythe. Although no statements have been made but concerning this yr’s occasion content material, we are able to anticipate extra of the identical themed weapons and monsters to make their manner into this yr’s spooky affair.

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UPCOMING HALLOWEEN BOSS (Codenamed “Freaky”) 🔥

– Can “Summon Creatures”

– Drops an unreleased/unknown Mythic weapon & a Pumpking Launcher (+ 2 Rocket Ammo)

– Additionally drops: 2 Ammo Stacks, 2 Consumable Stacks, 6 Fireflies

— HYPEX (@HYPEX) September 23, 2022

There’s additionally ongoing hypothesis that the upcoming version of Fortnitemares will introduce a brand new Halloween boss with the codename “Freaky.” In line with a tweet from Fortnite insider HYPEX, “Freaky” is an entity that can have the flexibility to summon creatures. It should even be dropping an as but unknown Mythic weapon and extra ammo, consumables, and utility gadgets as soon as defeated. The identical insider additionally disclosed {that a} new ammo kind known as “Phantom Ammo” may probably be launched in the course of the Halloween occasion.