Fortnite’s newest season includes new locations and weapons, alongside Baby Yoda and the Mandalorian

Following a cataclysmic event featuring the supervillain Galactus, the most recent period of Fortnite is practically here. Section 2: Season 5 has been named “zero point,” and it includes trackers from various real factors uniting to battle something many refer to as “the loop.” above all: one of those hunters is the Mandalorian, joined as consistently by Baby Yoda (otherwise known as Grogu).

While last season was altogether Marvel-themed, season 5 highlights a flock of new unique Fortnite characters, notwithstanding the renowned Star Wars abundance tracker. The individuals who buy this present season’s fight pass will have the option to open characters like an antiquated champion and a science fiction tracker that looks tore from a Tsutomu Nihei manga. There’s additionally an animal called “Mancake the fighting Flapjack,” which feels very Fortnite. (This is the game that gave us Peely the banana, all things considered.)

Outside of characters, there are new areas including a wilderness region and a science fiction desert brought about by the detonating zero point. It likewise wouldn’t be another period of Fortnite without new weapons: season 5 increments incorporate the Dragon’s Breath shotgun, the Mandalorian’s Amban expert rifleman rifle, and the Night Hawk, which lets you track your adversaries.

Beside those additions, the greatest change seems, by all accounts, to be another mission structure. Here’s the way developer Epic depicts it:

Help for Hire

As a hunter, it’s your duty to help the Island’s characters in their unstable new reality. Take on their quests and bounties, get intel on your surroundings, or hire them to be your ally. Don’t want to negotiate? Challenge them to a duel and reap the rewards.

Spend your wages

The new characters only accept one form of payment: bars! Earn bars by completing quests and bounties, eliminating players, or finding hidden stashes around the Island. Spend your earned bars on new exotic weapons, upgrades, intel, services, and more.

Epic has also teased “even more hunters from the realities beyond,” suggesting that additional licensed characters are on the way. Considering the company has worked with everyone from Marvel to Star Wars to DC to the NFL to musicians like Travis Scott and Marshmello, those “hunters” could be just about anyone.

The update isn’t live yet, yet ordinarily Fortnite seasons dispatch at around 3AM ET.