Automobiles are coming to ‘Fortnite’

In the end, Epic Video games is adding regular old cars to Fortnite. The aptly-named Pleasure Trip Replace will introduce 4 automobiles — the Islander Prevalent sedan, Victory Motors Whiplash sports activities automotive, OG Bear pickup truck and Titano Mudflap six-wheeler — so that you can cruise across the map with pals.” So long as the automotive isn’t booted, the keys are already within the ignition,” the event workforce defined in a weblog put up right this moment. The vehicles seems to have fuel tanks, so you may must refill periodically — or carry spare fuel cans — to cease your trip from screeching to an embarrassing halt.

These aren’t the primary automobiles to grace Fortnite‘s ever-evolving map. The sport has supplied golf carts earlier than, in addition to planes, quad bikes, hoverboards, buying carts, giant robots and extra. Nonetheless, vehicles may add an additional dimension to the sport’s currently waterlogged warfare. Fortnite remains to be massively widespread, however it’s having to fend off an ever-growing variety of opponents together with Call of Duty: Warzone, Apex Legends, and PUBG. Ubisoft’s Hyper Scape, which is at present in open beta on PC, is also launching next week. New automobiles are unlikely to sway Fortnite sceptics, however it may persuade a number of bored gamers from leaping to a different title.