Epic Games has just announced the release date and time for Fortnite’s v5.40 Content Update.


Update: Fortnite Patch released – Click HERE for notes

Epic Games has also said there will be a client update which includes downtime at 2AM ET (6 hours prior) to Content Update v5.40. These updates are seperate, Content Update v5.40 is still releasing at 8AM ET.


While this is not a fully-fledged patch, we can expect to see the recently announced Suppressed Assault Rifle, alongside some other goodies.

Silenced weapon that rewards precision aiming.

Stay tuned for more information!