Fortnite Update 21.30 Deploys on July 18, Details and More

Epic Games has announced downtime for the upcoming Fortnite 21.30 update. The server maintenance will start on July 18 at 04:00 ET / 09:00 UTC and disable matchmaking 30 minutes prior. Because of additional issues and patch deployment, Epic Games moved the Duos Hype Cup, Duos Cash Cup, and FNCS Qualifier 3, Round 4 (only for middle east) from July 18 to July 19.

The official announcement of the patch deployment comes from the Fortnite Status Twitter profile.

This update is expected to fix some of the known issues presented on the official Fortnite Trello page but also allow players to equip the Stormbreaker pickaxe and Stormbreaker’s Flight on all Outfits. As for the other additional issues, you can find what’s queued up for fixing in the list below:

Fortnite 21.30 planned fixes

General Top Issues

  • Friend Accepted notifications may repeatedly show on launch for some players.
    • Some players may find that they receive multiple’ Friend Accepted’ notification pop-ups when launching Fortnite for the first time this season.
  • Frame Rate Limit Settings missing when using GeForce Now on PC.
    • When playing Fortnite through GeForce Now on PC the Frame Rate Limit settings are not available.
  • Grimey Outfit may not always react to eliminations.
    • Players using DX11 or DX12 may find that the Grimey Outfit is not reactive when eliminating players.

Creative Top Issues

  • Prop movers and manipulators can not be placed when they don’t overlap with props.
    • We’re looking into an issue that is causing an issue with prop movers and manipulators to not place when not overlapping with props.

As for the other additions coming to the game, you can take a look at iFireMonkey’s Twitter.

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