Fortnite Update Version 2.04 (PS4) Patch Notes 7.40 (Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)

Epic Games has released Fortnite update version 2.04 (PS4) patch notes 7.40 for PC, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. Here’s what is included in this update.

The new addition in Fortnite update 2.04 patch 7.40 is a limited time mode called Driftin’ which comes with an item called Driftboard. It seems to be a stylish new event that aims to add some tricks to the standard shooting gameplay of Fortnite Battle Royale. It comprises of two teams of 32 players each that take part in this new limited time mode.

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Another new limtied time mode is Catch! which basically replaces the weapons with grenades and other throwables.

Fortnite Update Version 2.04 (PS4) Patch Notes 7.40 (Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch)

BATTLE ROYALE

What’s New?

Driftboard – Limited Time Item

Join the battle in style riding the Driftboard! Fire at enemies, pull off tricks, and boost towards victory using this limited time item.

Limited Time Mode: Driftin’

Summary

Gear up and grab a Driftboard from a Red Supply Drop, meet up with your team, then race to eliminate the enemies. Last team standing wins!

Mode Details

  • Two teams of 32 players.
  • All Chests and Ammo Boxes have been removed.
  • Red Supply Drops fall all over the map, each containing a Driftboard, weapons, and ammo.
  • Health and Shields slowly regenerate when riding on a Driftboard.

Limited Time Mode: Catch!

Summary

In this mode, all guns have been removed. The only weapons are grenades and other items that can be thrown or tossed. Get in there and throw the enemies back to the lobby!

  • Available grenades/items:
    • Smoke Grenades
    • Clingers
    • Remote Explosives
    • Port-a-Forts
    • Impulse Grenades
    • Shockwave Grenades

Mode details:

  • Chest spawns and Floor Spawns set to 100.
  • Can only get consumables out of Chests, Floor Loot, and Supply Drops.
  • Increase Supply Drops throughout the game.
  • Faster circle times.
  • Increased drop stack counts.

Weapons + Items

  • Driftboard
    • Use weapons or consumables as you ride the slopes. Boost past the competition with electrifying speed. Loot and revive downed allies. All without ever getting off the Driftboard!
    • Building is not possible while on the Driftboard.
    • Can be found scattered all around the map.

Fortnite Battle Royale is available now for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

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