The third Fortnite v9.30 Content Update has received an official release time from Epic Games.

With Fortnite Season 9 already almost coming to a close, a number of new additions have been added to the ever-popular battle royale title in recent weeks.

However, fresh material may be on the way with the release of the third v9.30 Content Update on Tuesday, July 9.

Everything you need to know about the Fortnite v9.30 Content Update can be found below!

When does the Fortnite v9.30 Content Update #3 go-live in-game?

According to Epic Games, the v9.30 Content Update will be released on Tuesday, July 9 at 8 AM EST (1 PM BST) for all platforms.

There will also be no downtime for the update, which means that players will be able to drop into a game right away without needing to wait.

What will be added in the Fortnite v9.30 Content Update?

According to leakers, a new ‘Air Strike’ item might be added to Fortnite in the v9.30 Content Update which would allow players to call in an air raid with a throwable.

The leaked Fortnite ‘Air Strike’ grenade item | Lucas7yoshi

While many believe this item is destined to be added due to the tagline of ‘Get ready for an explosive time when the v9.30 Content Update #3 lands tomorrow,’ it is still unconfirmed at the time of writing.

Such an item will more than likely cause a divide in the community regarding its possible ease of use, although, we’ll just need to wait and see if the Air Strike is even added to Fortnite.


At the time of writing, it is unknown what exactly will be added – or removed – from Fortnite in the v9.30 Content Update #3. Stay tuned to FortniteINTEL.com and @FortniteINTEL on Twitter for all the latest news!

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