Fortnite Season 6 is almost here, and fans were speculating about the Battle Pass including a full DC Comics theme. Since then, leakers have dispelled those rumors.
We have less than a week left in Fortnite Season 5, which means the community has turned their attention to what Season 6 will hold. Speculation is running wild, and some recent collaborations have led fans to speculate that Season 6 will have a full DC theme.
After all, Fortnite has been all-in on crossovers, lately. Season 4 was a full Marvel theme, and Season 5 had more crossovers than any previous Fortnite season.
When Epic announced a collaboration with DC comics, fans assumed that this pointed to a full Season 6 DC theme. A DC X Fortnite comic is coming out in a few months, and a DC-themed Fortnite Battle Pass would help generate interest.
According to reputable leakers in the community, however, Fortnite Season 6 is unlikely to include an entire DC theme. We might see some DC characters in the Battle Pass or Item Shop, but not the entirety of the Battle Pass like we saw with Marvel in Season 4.
Tabor Hill, a Fortnite YouTuber who has correctly leaked details about several seasons in the past, was the main creator to dispel these rumors.
“Do you honestly think Fortnite would do that again within two seasons?” Tabor asked, referring to a full Battle Pass crossover. “Absolutely not. They will not do that – rest assured.”
There are still some major DC characters that haven’t been added to Fortnite, and there’s a chance that we see them in Season 6 – whether it’s in the Battle Pass, Crew Pack, or Item Shop. We wouldn’t be surprised to see Superman and Wonder Woman make appearances before Season 6 ends.
Of course, this won’t stop fan speculation ahead of the season. Until March 16, that’s all fans can do.
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Fortnite leak reveals upcoming crafting formulas
A new Fortnite leak reveals upcoming or scrapped crafting formulas we could see in the game as updates for Season 6 roll out.
Fortnite Season 6 brought crafting to the game, but it won’t stop with the original formulas. As expected, Epic have plans for future crafting items.
Epic Games have been making huge steps in the Fortnite world with their recent seasons. Season 5 introduced NPCs and quests to the game, and now Season 6 has brought crafting to Fortnite.
We have a handful of simple, easy-to-understand crafting formulas to start. Nobody expects the crafting system to end here, however. New leaks reinforce that idea, with some future crafting formulas revealed.
Leaked crafting formulas
Fortnite data miner, Hypex, recently revealed some crafting formulas that he found in the game files. As he said in a tweet, these could be scrapped concepts that Epic abandoned or future craftable items that will come to the game in the future.
We don’t have names for these items, but they’re all variations of the bow. According to these leaks, a Spicy Fish or Pepper combined with a Primal Bow would create a Fire Bow. A Hop Fish and a Mechanical Bow will create a Hop Bow – seemingly similar to the Impulse Bow we have now.
The Hop Bow would be a take-it-or-leave-it concept, in our opinion. The Fire Bow, on the other hand, could cause some serious Havoc in Fortnite – especially in competitive modes. The Stink Bow is already under some scrutiny, and a Fire Bow would only add to the frustration in this department.
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Whether or not these items come to the game, we can be sure that Epic will continue to expand the crafting system as Season 6 goes on.
Fans have already thought of some brilliant concepts involving the Tac Shotgun, a Rift-to-Go, Launch Pads, and many other fan-favorite items that could enter the crafting system. Hopefully, many of these ideas are realized in Season 6 and beyond.
Fortnite leak reveals more Junk Gun & Unstable Bow details
The Fortnite v16.10 update contained two new weapon leaks for Season 6: the Unstable Bow and Junk Gun. Here’s what we know.
Two new weapons are coming to Fortnite Season 6: the Junk Gun and the Unstable Bow. Here’s everything we know so far.
The Fortnite v16.10 update is here, bringing Raptors, balance changes, and more to Fortnite for the first time in Season 6.
Two new weapons were also leaked with this update: the Junk Gun and the Unstable Bow. We expect to see both of these weapons enter the game in the next few weeks. Here’s what we know about both of them, so far.
Based on the fact that images and stats entered the game for the Junk Gun, we assume that it will be entering Fortnite in the next update, if not before then.
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The weapon will take a new kind of ammo, called “Junk.” We don’t know exactly what this will be, but we assume it will have something to do with the Bones and Metal parts we currently use for crafting.
Here are the stats for the upcoming Junk Gun thanks to data miner, Hypex.
- Ammo: Junk
- Reload time: 2 seconds
- Mag size: 3
- Damage to player: 76/79/83
The Unstable Bow, unlike the Junk Gun, is expected to be of Exotic rarity – meaning you’ll only be able to get your hands on it by buying it from an NPC. According to the leaks, Rebirth Raven will be selling players the Unstable Bow.
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We don’t have specific stats or images for the Unstable Bow, but we do know a bit about it. According to what data miners found in the game files, the Unstable Bow will cause a “glitch” effect to players who are hit by it. We probably won’t know too much more until the weapon is released.
Again, we expect to see the Junk Gun enter Fortnite before the Unstable Bow. The former could even come before the v16.20 update goes live.
We’ll keep you posted when we learn more about either of these weapons or anything else leaked for Fortnite Season 6. Make sure to follow us on Twitter, @FortniteINTEL, so you never miss out on any of the latest Fortnite news.
Image Credit: Epic Games, Hypex
Fortnite v161.0 Leaked skins and cosmetics
Fortnite v16.10 is now live. Take a look at all of the leaked skins and cosmetics found in the latest Fortnite update.
The Fortnite v16.10 update is now live, bringing new cosmetics to the game files. Here are all of the leaked skins and cosmetics in this update.
Of course, a new patch means new leaked cosmetics for players to explore. Here are all of the leaked skins and other cosmetics found in the v16.10 game files.
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