The popular free-2-play Battle Royale, Fortnite may have started finalizing the content for the upcoming Season 8 update. The game is halfway through the current Season 7 and fans are getting excited to learn more about the next season.
With news about Season 7 ending on September 12th/13th right around Halloween week, we can expect the next season to begin as early as September 13th/14th.
Leakers and data miners were recently able to pull data from servers during regular maintenance time. They suggest that Season 8 might introduce a new element called The Sideways. They believe that the Sideways will act as a portal and allow players to travel between the various locations of the map instantly. The portal might also spawn fiends randomly and will be part of the game later in Season 9 also.
The leaks also suggest that Season 8 is themed around “The return of Darkness.” Kevin the cube is expected to return back to the game in Season 8. Along with Cube, there will be a new Halloween Zombie named “ZigZag”.
Epic is also trying to get Naruto for Season 8 battle pass. Devs also plan to add a new weapon type called Explosive Kunai, a signature weapon from the Naruto series. There are also plans to add members from the Suicide Squad as part of a promotion for the upcoming sequel of the movie.
The Battle pass of the upcoming season 8 of Fortnite chapter 2 is expected to sell at 950 V-bucks. And that’s all we know so far about Fortnite Season 8. We will be updating the site with more information as soon as we get our hands on it. So stay tuned!