Discover when Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 launches and Season 1 ends. Get the latest leaks and rumors about this highly-anticipated update.
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Get ready for Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2! Discover the start date, end date of Chapter 4 Season 1, and latest leaks. With Season 1 coming to a close, find out when you can expect to jump into the new season and battle it out with your friends.
As the current season of Fortnite Chapter 4 draws to a close, fans are eagerly anticipating the launch of Season 2. With rumors and leaks circulating on social media, expectations are high for what Epic Games has in store for players.
In this post, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the estimated release date, end of Season 1, and anticipated features of Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2. From new weapons to crossover skins, we’ve got you covered.
Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 1 : End Date Revealed
According to the official Tweet from @FortniteStatus , Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 1 is set to end on Wednesday, March 8, 2023, which is a few days earlier than the Battle Pass originally suggested.
The reason for the change is unknown, but it means that players can look forward to the start of Chapter 4 Season 2 sooner than expected.
Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 Expected Launch Date
The upcoming season of Fortnite, Chapter 4, Season 2, is scheduled to commence on Thursday, March 9, 2023. However, the exact time of the launch may vary depending on your time zone, with downtime beginning at 11 PM Pacific Time and March 10 at 2 AM Eastern Time / 7 AM GMT.
Epic Games has confirmed the start date and time, and the game will go through a downtime phase before the significant seasonal update is implemented.
Leaks : New Skins, Theme Map Changes , Crossover
Leaked New Skins
According to recent leaks from HYPEX and Shiina, Chapter 4 Season 2 of Fortnite is expected to feature a long-awaited Attack on Titan crossover with Eren Yeager as the secret skin in the Battle Pass.
In addition to Eren, the leakers also revealed a look at other characters that are set to appear on the Battle Pass, although they were not named. One of these characters is a lizard skin that was previously seen on a Spray from Season 1’s Cipher Quests.
Alongside Eren and the other characters, there may also be five brand new skins included in the Battle Pass. While it is unclear if these skins will be in the item shop or part of the Battle Pass, some of the rumored new skins include a new Drift Skin and a new Lizard Skin.
SEASON 2 BATTLE PASS LINE-UP!! ????
These are some, but not all, skins that are currently confirmed for the next Battle Pass, according to a source of @HYPEX & mine!
(Note: These are survey images of the skins, they WILL look different In-Game!) pic.twitter.com/QkocJWqfAS
— Shiina (@ShiinaBR) March 1, 2023
Leaked Theme Map Changes
There are two different sets of leaked map changes for Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2.
According to FireMonkey, there will be at least six new locations, either major named Places of Interest or smaller Landmarks, codenamed Cyber Dragon, Dojo, Hot Springs, Loot Island, Neon City, and Zen Garden. If all six are full POIs, it would mean a significant change to the map for the new season.
According to Hypex There is also a strong possibility that the new season will have a Futuristic/Neo-Tokyo theme. Lucky Landing is expected to return, along with a new Neo-Tokyo POI and Futuristic Motorbikes. There may also be glowing tubes that can be used as slides while holding weapons.
FORTNITE SEASON 2 LEAKS ????
– Lucky Landing v2 POI & Neo-Tokyo POI
– Katanas / Swords Items
– Futuristic Motorcycles
– New Weapons (Including a Pistol & Shotgun)
– Glowing tubes you slide on as mobility while holding your weapon
— HYPEX (@HYPEX) March 2, 2023
Leaked Crossover and Collaboration
According to leaks, there are two potential crossover collaborations for Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2. One is with the popular anime Attack on Titan, which is expected to bring Eren Yeager as the secret skin in the Battle Pass, along with a new Mythic Weapon based on his Waist Grappler.
The other crossover is with the Resident Evil franchise, and it’s rumored that Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield will be added to the item shop. This collaboration is likely timed to coincide with the release of the Resident Evil 4 remake at the end of March.
FireMonkey has revealed that a new Star Wars-related event is on the horizon, featuring the return of the popular lightsaber mythic weapon along with the introduction of Force powers.
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