Fortnite update 7.20 adds Sneaky Snowman, gets rid of Quad Rocket Launcher
The previously announced Sneaky Snowman is now available in Fortnite. The new content update has introduced a couple of changes, including the vault of the Quad Crusher.
Together with the release, Epic Games has published a new trailer discovering what the Sneaky Snowman serves the best for. You can watch the video material below:
Alongside the Sneaky Snowman, Fortnite has received new LTM game modes thanks to its community, and also a couple of vaults. The loot distribution of some items is tweaked, contributing towards a more
Below you can find the full patch notes, as published on Epic Games’ official Fortnite website.https://www.epicgames.com/fortnite/en-US/patch-notes/v7-20-content-update
Is that snowman closer than it was a second ago? Sneak around the map and surprise enemies in a frosty new way.
LIMITED TIME MODE: SNIPER SHOOTOUT
In this limited time mode, players will do battle using scoped weapons only. May the best aim win!
- Suppressed Sniper Rifles have been added.
- Legendary Scoped Pistols have been added to Supply Drops.
- Floor Loot spawners reduced by 50%
- Reviving “Down But Not Out” teammates in Duos & Squads is deactivated – be careful peeking!
- Profile Stats (K/D & Wins) are tracked in this mode
WEAPONS + ITEMS
- Sneaky Snowman
- Use Primary Fire to throw a projectile that creates a destructible snowman.
- Use Secondary Fire to wear the Sneaky Snowman.
- Sneaky Snowman has 100 Health and acts as a shield when worn by a player.
- Sneaky Snowman is destroyed when its Health reaches zero or when the player wearing the snowman swaps to a different item or building mode.
- This means that a player wearing a Sneaky Snowman cannot build or use other items. Movement of all types is allowed.
- Available in Common variant.
- Can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, and Supply Llamas.
- Drops in stacks of 5.
- Max stack size of 10.
- Swapped the drop chance of Shield Potions and Small Shield Potions.
- Shield Potion
- Reduced drop chance from Floor Loot from 16.53% to 13.22%.
- Reduced drop chance from Chests from 14.26% to 9.51%.
- Small Shield Potion
- Increased drop chance from Floor Loot from 13.22% to 16.53%.
- Increased drop chance from Chests from 9.51% to 14.26%.
- Shield Potion
- Vaulted the following items:
- Quad Rocket Launcher
- Reduced the drop chance of Gliders.
- Reduced drop chance from Chests from 11.89% to 4.43%.
- Reduced the drop chance of Balloons.
- Reduced drop chance from Chests from 7.58% to 3.24%.
- Reduced the spawn chance of Quad Crashers from 100% to 50%.
- Reduced the spawn chance of X-4 Stormwings from 80% to 50%.
- Fixed an issue where building would cause a major drop in FPS.
- Added additional dates for Explorer Pop-Up Cup.
- Updated additional materials gained on elimination to now drop with the eliminated player, rather than being granted immediately.