v7.01 Patch Notes

Fortnite v7.01 newest update is now available on all platform. In this patch 7.01 it include a new melee weapon call Infinity Blade , new limited time mode, Gameplay change and bug fixes.

Fortnite v7.01 Patch Notes | Fortnite - zilliongamer

Limited Time Mode: Close Encounter


Close quarters combat with Shotguns & Jetpacks!

Mode Details

  • The only weapons in this mode are shotgun variants.
    • Jetpacks & Heavy Shotguns can be found in chests & Supply Drops.
    • Other Shotgun variants are spawned as floor loot.
  • The Storm moves in more quickly than normal at mid to late game.
    • Typical match length is about 15 minutes.
  • Stats are enabled for this mode.


X-4 Stormwing Planes | Fortnite - zilliongamer

  • X-4 Stormwing
    • When a plane is shot down, the driver and all passengers of that plane will now take 25 damage from the explosion..

Bug Fixes:

v7.01 bug fixes | Fortnite - zilliongamer

  • Speculative fix for players moving after being eliminated.
  • Fixed players beging ejected from vehicles if they lost the icy feet effect.

New Melee Weapon:

Fortnite Infinity Blade | Fortnite - zilliongamer

  • Infinity Blade
    • This Mythic melee weapon can be found on Polar Peak.
      Polar Peak | Fortnite - zilliongamer
    • Primary Fire delivers a  powerful sword slash. It deals big damage to enemies and destroys structures in one blow 75 damage to players.
    • Alternate Fire allows the player to leap great distances, destroying objects in its path. Upon landing, it delivers damage and a knock up to nearby players 25 damage.
    • The wielder of the sword is also granted additional abilities:
      • An increased pool of max Health and Shields (200 Health / 200 Shields).
      • Regeneration of effective Health upon elimination of an enemy (50HP).
      • Increased movement speed (130%).
    • The first player to pull the Infinity Blade from its pedestal will be instantly healed to full Health and Shields.
    • If a player picks up the Infinity Blade, all other inventory items aside from building materials will be dropped.
    • When the wielder of the Infinity Blade picks up an item (aside from building materials), the Infinity Blade will be dropped.
    • The Infinity Blade will be dropped when the wielder is knocked out or eliminated.
    • Only one Infinity Blade will appear per match.

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