UPDATE

The release of Patch v5.41 brings a HUD Icon for the Flotation Balloon Consumable! It’s possible we will see the release of this Item in the next Content Update.


Patch v5.40 is live, dataminers have began to dig through the files of Fortnite to find the secrets it holds. Among many new information, a new Consumable called Balloons was discovered.

This Consumable seems to allow the player to gracefully fall, avoiding fall damage; and even fly?

Rapid inflate balloons to help break your fall or soar to new heights!

What do you think of the Balloons Consumable, how will it affect the current gameplay in Fortnite?

via StormShieldOne