New audio improvements are coming to Fortnite: Battle Royale in the next game update

An audio team developer called Seth said that Epic is noticing that players have been talking a lot about sound and audio in general since season eight was released. Because of this, he shared a bit about what will be improved in future updates—even as soon as the upcoming patch.

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The main update that should have an impact on Fortnite gameplay is the sound of footsteps. The first change is that footsteps above and below players will now blend in two layers instead of “abruptly switching between them,” which should make it sound clearer where your opponents are moving toward. The other change is that players should now be able to hear opponents who have line-of-sight on them, even when this opponent’s footsteps should be muffled or occluded.

Another important adjustment for gameplay is the increase in the volume of a building piece destruction when made by an opponent. fortnite generator That means if someone shoots your wooden wall down with a Hand Cannon or any other gun, you’ll be able to hear it louder than before and detect clearly when your building is being destroyed.

Some minor tweaks to Fortnite’s sound are also coming, like a noise reduction in the Assault Rifle sound so it’s not “overbearing to the shooter.” That means you’ll likely get to keep your hearing after you play with an AR from now on, instead of having to stand its loud sounds. Seth tried to describe the difference in sound with his writing, saying the team is tightening the sounds so that the AR sound is “more of a BLaaam versus a BLAAAM.”

Regardless of what exactly all this “blam” means, players should see this and other sound adjustments coming to Fortnite as soon as this week. free v bucks no verification Seth didn’t specify if these changes are coming all at once, so players should be patient while the developer works things out for this week’s Fortnite update.


Though the Honor View 20 launched in late January, the Fortnite skin promotion didn’t go live until February 25. To gain unlock the Honor Guard skin, visit the promotion page and click “Get Outfit.” You’ll first have to sign in to your Huawei account (or create one).

After signing in, you’ll be asked for three pieces of information to verify your purchase: IMEI 1, IMEI 2, and the serial number of your phone. Then you’ll receive your code for the Honor Guard skin.


You may be wondering why? Why did Epic Games fortnite account generator partner with Honor for an exclusive, admittedly cool looking, skin? Well, the Honor View 20 has been marketed as the first Android phone capable of running Fortnite at a stable 60 frames per second. That may not be a big deal for everyone, but during our review process, we did notice the Honor View 20 is a very capable machine for gaming on the go.

And Epic Games has done this before. To commemorate the launch of Fortnite on Android last year, Epic partnered with Samsung for an exclusive Galaxy skin. To get the Galaxy skin, users had to purchase either the Galaxy Note 9 or Tab S4. Just recently, Fortnite and Samsung partnered again with the Galaxy S10 Plus and the K-pop skin. Looks like Huawei wants in on the action.

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