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The recent v5.30 update for Fortnite Battle Royale prompted the rise of certain events, map changes and more in the way of the hidden lore of the game.

A notable map change was the destruction of Tomato Town – replaced by a forested cultist-base possibly dedicated to worshipping whatever fast food god there is.

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However, while digging through the files of the game which were added alongside the update, data-miners noticed an upcoming event, nicknamed “Cube”. We do not know what will happen.

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Today, lightning strikes have been consistently occuring from the rift in the sky, striking cacti and other locations across the Fortnite map in real-time. Is this a build-up to something much larger?

Near the end of Season 4, a large-scale event occured in the Fortnite map, with a nuclear missile launching into the sky, heading towards Tilted Towers then teleporting around the map before exploding in the atmosphere and causing a mystical interference throughout all of Season 5.

We do not know whether Cube will be another large-scale event such as the Rocket Launch, but we have newly-leaked audio relating to the event, and it sounds catastrophic.

The audio, leaked by @CrossLeaks, contains many different sounds such as rubble falling, thunderstorms hitting trees, loud distant explosions, teleporting sounds and much more. Have a listen for yourself – isn’t it fascinating?

The length of all the sounds put into one .mp3 file hits over 3 minutes long, which means that the event may either be spread out over a few days, or might be an extremely long event. Bigger and better than the Rocket Launch.

Cross also stated that there are 3 events that have been found in the files. One of which is happening right now (lightning strikes).

What do you think? Will the “Cube” event be a catastrophic end to Season 5, or another disappointing event? Let us know in the comments.