A new season of Fortnite is almost here!
Epic Games has confirmed in a new tweet that Season 6 of Fortnite will officially begin on Thursday, September 27.
Season 6 is now dropping from the Battle Bus on September 27.
Celebrate its arrival and unlock those final Battle Pass rewards with an additional 400% Match XP all weekend, from now until September 24 at 8 AM ET (1200 GMT). Glide into the party! 🎉
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) September 21, 2018
To help those still working towards the Season 5 Battle Pass rewards, Epic has activated 400% Match XP all weekend long — from now through September 24 at 8AM ET. Get out there and complete those rewards with a match XP bonus!
Season 6 of Fortnite will officially kick off with a new patch update on Sept. 27, with the official patch time to be announced closer to the date.