Epic Video games is consistently making tweaks and changes to its insanely widespread recreation Fortnite. Yesterday, Fortnite Design Lead Eric Williamson confirmed by way of Reddit and Twitter that one therapeutic merchandise within the recreation, Slurp Juice, can be receiving a reasonable buff when replace 5.1.zero goes stay.
Because it stands now, Slurp Juice grants one well being and one protect per second for 25 seconds, capping out at a most of 25 well being and protect. Whereas that is nice for gamers trying to get well a little bit of well being and shields, it isn’t very useful at recovering a big chunk of well being after a bout towards one other participant. The announcement recreation in a Reddit thread the place one Fortnite fan was providing a suggestion for the right way to enhance Slurp Juice. Williamson responded, saying that they have been already making changes.
Slurp’s up. Reasonable buff to Slurp Juice in 5.10! https://t.co/tr9Ua78kBi
— Eric Williamson (@erwil9) July 23, 2018
When 5.1.zero goes stay, Slurp Juice will as an alternative give 75 factors, prioritizing well being first. So if a participant is down 75 hit factors, it’s going to heal them to full however grant no protect. Nevertheless, if a participant is simply down 25 well being, it’s going to grant the 25 well being again after which 50 protect. Gamers at full well being will generate 75 protect. Replace 5.1.zero may add a compact SMG to the sport, giving gamers much more choices when participating towards others at shut vary.
Apart from replace 5.1.zero, it’s a fairly large week for Fortnite followers. This week is the one 12 months anniversary of the launch of the sport. Epic Video games introduced that there can be a particular in-game occasion kicking off on July 24, for each Battle Royale and Save the World modes. The occasion runs till August 7, which provides gamers loads of time to gather some unique loot as a part of the celebration.
The favored Playground mode can even be making a comeback this week, returning to the sport on July 25. Playground mode will characteristic new adjustments based mostly on the suggestions from the final run of the occasion. Extra particulars on these adjustments can be obtainable when Epic Video games releases the patch notes for the 5.1.zero replace. No matter what gamers are most excited for, it’s going to definitely be an fascinating week in Fortnite.
Fortnite is obtainable now in early entry on iOS, PC, PS4, Swap, and Xbox One.