We know that today Epic Games will not publish any Fortnite updates, the appointment is postponed until tomorrow (Wednesday 8 May) when the company will officially launch Season 9 of the Battle Royale. But what time could we start playing? Let’s be clear.
The 9.0 patch will be released as said Wednesday, May 8th, following a tried and tested scheme, the servers could go offline between 10:00 and 11:00 am and return online between 12:00 and 14:00, with rollout to be completed by the first half of the afternoon.
This update will surely be full-bodied as it will introduce all the news of the Season 9, the downtime could last as usual about two hours, at this time you need to add the time needed to make the download, obviously variable based on your connection.
The first image of Fortnite Season 9 shows an unidentified cyborg ninja warrior, we can expect a second teaser image for this afternoon at 4:00 pm, even details on the new update could arrive between late afternoon and early hours of the evening.
How long will Fortnite Season 9 last? According to the calculations, the new season of the Battle Royale should end Thursday 1 August, but it is not excluded that Epic can extend it by a few weeks.