Epic have released a new Battle Royale Dev Update to cover some of the recent events including the service interruption, changes to weapon swapping and more. Here’s what was covered in the video:

Service Interruption

  • Took place on April 12th.
  • There was extended downtime, post-mortem coming soon for details.

Weapon Swapping

  • Sniper and Crossbow swap times were rolled back.
  • Other weapons will remain as they are for now, any feedback will be noted.
  • Weapon swapping animations will be improved soon.

Ongoing Improvements

  • More focus on quality of life fixes in the near future.
  • Recent changes such as blue friendly traps, builder pro control scheme on console are just a taste of what’s to come.
  • Post outlining the upcoming fixes to be released soon.

If you want to watch the video, here it is: