Fortnite will receive a new update tomorrow. Together with it, today’s announced Shotgun that’s scheduled to come in two different rarities, Epic and Legendary, will also release. A plethora of scraps will go alongside the patch too. The assets for the next live event which are most likely to be roughly encrypted, but data miners won’t miss the chance to discover whatever is in their power. Now that the official downtime has been announced, v9.40 is coming out tomorrow.
Starting on July 17 at 4 AM ET and (0800 UTC), all of the Fortnite servers will be down for the maintenance and deployment of patch v9.40. It is usually the same period Epic Games favors to release a patch, and that on a Wednesday.
The exact timing was announced by Epic Games on Fortnite’s official Twitter account.
The v9.40 update is closing in!
Downtime begins tomorrow, July 17 at 4 AM ET (0800 UTC).
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) July 16, 2019
Therefore, we’ll have to wait and see what new is bound to arrive. Not to forget, a preparation for the live event would be a good move too. It is one of the most iconic and mandatory features that mustn’t be avoided in Fortnite.