Blitz Gamemode Now Live In Fortnite!

Blitz Gamemode Now Live In Fortnite!

Gamemode Summary:

Epic Games has officially released the new limited time gamemode, Blitz. It was revealed in this weeks patch notes, that the new mode would be coming to the game today and Epic did not disappoint! 

Blitz is basically a faster paced game, the match time is only 15 minutes and all loot drops/ chests have had their spaw rates increased; allowing players to get more kills quicker!

Patch Notes:

  • Blitz has much shorter storm times resulting in faster & more intense matches!
    • Maximum match length is 15 minutes.
  • The match will start with the storm circle already closing in over the island.
  • Adjustments to loot availability:
    • Increased chances of treasure chests spawning from 50-70% to 80-90%.
    • Increased chances of ammo boxes spawning from 65-80% to 85-95%.
    • Floor Loot spawns nearly 100% of the time.
    • Supply Drop spawn interval lessened from 180s (+/- 30s) to 80s (+/- 20s).
    • Supply Drop descent time shortened from 60s to 30s.
    • Launchpad spawn likelihood greatly increased.
  • Harvesting resources doubled.
  • Resources found in loot increased from 30 to 100.
  • Treasure chest health increased from 200 to 500.
  • Ammo box health increased from 120 to 250.