Fortnite‘s subsequent step ahead with Chapter 4 Season 5 is a step again in time. It’ll take gamers again to the start — all the way to Chapter 1 — on Nov. 3, 2023.
Let’s have a look at when Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5 launches primarily based on clues and historical past, after which discuss what to anticipate from the brand new season, and once we can moderately anticipate the brand new Fortnite season to launch.
What time does Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5 launch?
With an official launch of Friday, Nov. 3, introduced, we will make some educated guesses about launch occasions primarily based on historical past. Server downtime often begins round 2 or 3 a.m. EST and usually final about 4 hours (give or take). Meaning we will moderately anticipate Chapter 4 Season 5 to go reside round:
- 1 a.m. – 4 a.m. PST for the west coast of North America
- 4 a.m. – 7 a.m. EST for the east coast of North America
- 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. GMT for the U.Ok.
- 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. CET for western Europe/Paris
- 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. JST on Japan/Tokyo
What to anticipate in Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 5
Every little thing about this new season and its theme of “rewind” is a return to (and celebration of) OG Fortnite Chapter 1 from means again in 2018. Particularly, Chapter 1 Season 5. On Tuesday, leaks for C4S5 began making the rounds. Although not one of the following are formally confirmed, they’re all from identified and trusted leakers.
The largest change is a return to the unique, OG Fortnite Chapter 1 Season 5 map — together with the fan favourite POI Tilted Towers. Don’t anticipate that map to remain the identical by way of all the month-long season, although. Leakers have advised that the map can be updating quickly and repeatedly all through the season.
Chapter 1 skins, weapons, and automobiles are anticipated to return as properly. Skins seen within the leaks and teasers up to now embrace (remixes of) Peely, Ragnarok, and Team Leader. We’ve additionally seen the return of weapons like the unique Assault Rifle (AR), turrets, and traps. For automobiles, we’ve seen leaks of planes, ballers, and shopping carts.
Gameplay received’t be returning to the outdated fashion, although. Sprinting and mantling will keep within the new season, presumably together with Zero Construct.
Chapter 4 Season 5 in all probability received’t convey any fully new modes to Fortnite. The Rocket League Racing mode is rumored to make its debut shortly after the launch of the brand new season, although it’ll in all probability await the launch of Chapter 5 — that stated, C4S5 is predicted to be fairly quick, with the brand new chapter launching earlier than the tip of the yr.