Punctual as every Tuesday, the new Fortnite Update 9.21 has arrived, introducing a large number of novelties within the Royal Battle game mode: here they are all!
The new update, first of all, welcomes the Neighborhood Launcher: the new weapon boasts a trailer entirely dedicated to it, which you can view directly at the beginning of this news! Here are all its features, as described by Epic Games. The new weapon:
- “He shoots, in a parabolic trajectory, a bouncing explosive bullet that explodes in the vicinity of an opponent” ;
- it is semi-automatic, uses rocket ammunition, has a firing rate of 0.65 strokes per second and a charging time of 2.8 / 3 seconds;
- it also contains two explosive ammunition ;
- the bullets explode automatically after 10 seconds or if they are almost stopped;
- its radius of proximity corresponds to 250, equivalent to “about half the width of a unit”;
- the explosion radius corresponds to 300, equivalent to “about 60% of the width of a unit”;
- the explosion damage inflicted on the player is equal to 67/70, while the environmental damage is 131/138;
The new Proximity Launcher can be found in chests, loot transporters, supply deliveries and in vending machines. The weapon is also available both in epic rarity and in legendary rarity. What do you think, are you curious to try it?
Please note that the new update has also introduced many new features in the Royal Battle mode. The patch has also enriched the creative mode and saves the world.