The anticipation for Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 is building up, as the current season draws to a close. Fans are wondering what Epic Games has in store for the new installment. The company has not made any official announcements about the new season, but leaks and rumors have already started to surface on social media.
This article will provide you with an estimated release date and everything that is expected to come with Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2.
When Will Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 Release?
According to an official tweet from @FortniteStatus, the current season will come to an end on Wednesday, 8th March. Therefore, it is estimated that the new season will start on Thursday, 9th March. However, this date is not yet officially confirmed by Epic Games, so it should be taken with a grain of salt.
What to Expect in Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2?
Though nothing is officially announced yet, some items and features are rumored to be coming to Chapter 4 Season 2. These have been teased by reliable sources who have been accurate in previous seasons.
The next season map is likely to have a Futuristic/Neo-Tokyo theme, which is a sharp contrast to the current map that is filled with forts, turrets, and large areas of greenery. The return of Lucky Landing is expected, along with a new Neo-Tokyo POI and the addition of “Futuristic Motorbikes” around the map. Additionally, there may be tubes that players can use as slides to move along while holding their weapon. These tubes are rumored to glow as well.
Attack on Titan
Fans of the popular anime, Attack on Titan, might be happy to learn that Eren Yeager is expected to be the Secret Skin in the Chapter 4 Season 2 Battle Pass. There are reports that there’s a new Mythic Weapon that’s based on Eren’s Waist Grappler too.
Some Attack on Titan-themed cosmetics may also be available in the new season, including the Eren Yeager skin, Scout Regime Salute emote, Crossed Swords banner icon, “Ice Fist” of Titan pickaxe, Angry Eren animated emoji, and a weapon wrap.
Leon Kennedy and Claire Redfield from Resident Evil 4 are expected to fight their way into the item shop for the next season of Fortnite.
It looks like Star Wars may collaborate with Fortnite again. Players may be able to use the Force along with grabbing a Lightsaber to become champions. There are also reports that there will be at least two new Star Wars-themed skins added either at the beginning of the season or when the collaboration goes live.
Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 New Skins
Apart from Eren Yeager, five new skins are expected to be included in the Chapter 4 Season 2 Battle Pass. It is unclear if they will be in the item shop or part of the BP, but a new Drift Skin and a new Lizard Skin may be on their way too.
Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 New Augments and Reboots
According to @HYPEX, Chapter 4 Season 2 is set to bring in some new and useful augments. Legendary augments may be able to reboot players when they die, increase their max shield, and even give them siphon.
Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 New Weapons/Returning Weapons
The new season is expected to bring in new weapons, such as katanas, new swords, a new pistol, and a new shotgun. There are rumors that the Pump Shotgun will be returning to all modes when the new season begins. Additionally, the Red-Eye Assault Rifle is one of our picks for the Best Fortnite Weapons, so it’s hoped
New Weapons/Returning Weapons
One of the most exciting parts of a new Fortnite season is the potential for new weapons to be introduced. While nothing has been officially confirmed by Epic Games yet, there are rumors circulating about what weapons we can expect to see in Chapter 4 Season 2.
One of the most exciting new weapons that have been teased is the katana. This Japanese sword is known for its sharpness and precision, and it will undoubtedly bring a new dimension to the game.
In addition to the katana, there are rumors that we’ll see other new swords added to the game. These weapons are expected to have unique abilities and movesets, making them a fun and exciting addition to the game.
A new pistol has also been rumored to be making its debut in Chapter 4 Season 2. While there are no details yet about what this pistol will do, we’re excited to see what kind of new gameplay opportunities it will offer.
Another weapon that’s rumored to be making a return in Chapter 4 Season 2 is the pump shotgun. This weapon was removed from the game a while back, but it’s been a fan favorite for a long time. If the rumors are true, players will be able to enjoy using it once again in all game modes.
The Red-Eye Assault Rifle
Finally, we have the Red-Eye Assault Rifle. This weapon was introduced in the previous season and quickly became a favorite among players. With its accuracy and high damage output, it’s no wonder why. While nothing has been officially confirmed, we’re hoping that this weapon will stick around for Chapter 4 Season 2.
While we don’t have any official word from Epic Games about what weapons will be added to Fortnite in Chapter 4 Season 2, the rumors and leaks that are circulating are certainly exciting.
With new swords, a new pistol, and the return of the pump shotgun, there will be plenty of new toys for players to experiment with. So, get ready to suit up and jump into the action when Chapter 4 Season 2 drops on March 9th.