After several weeks of leaks and speculation, Epic Games confirmed that the conclusion of Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 will also be the end of the map as we know it.
“With The Convergence completed, The Queen of the Cube prepares to end the island once and for all, and nothing will ever be the same,” he says. the official announcement.
“Take up your weapons and fight the ultimate destroyer of all reality. Join ‘The End’, a unique event in the game, to fight for his legacy. “
The event “The end” will take place on Saturday, December 4 from 6:00 p.m. in Argentina, and will pit players against The Queen of the Cube in a battle that can be lived with friends in squad format, and will support groups of up to 16 players in queue.
As usual, access to the new mode will be available half an hour before the start, to ensure attendance and punctuality for all attendees, who will receive a loading screen and special decoration paper.
Epic Games clarifies that “The End” is a one-time event, which means that content creators and players who want to watch it again must record it, because replays will not be available – as in the case of special events such as recitals, for example.
Since the season will end one day earlier than planned (it was scheduled for Sunday, December 5), the company is offering bonus experience and discounts on some items to give users the chance to use in-game currency and fulfill all the objectives of the battle pass.
The event “The End” will take place on Saturday, December 4, starting at 6:00 p.m. in Argentina.
Before Saturday the 4th at 6:00 p.m. you will have to complete some missions and use some of the available items: the missions on page 1 and 2 of The Queen of the Bucket, the ink bottles to unlock Tuna styles, the battle stars and Gold bars will not carry over into the new season – that’s why Opportunities Week will begin on November 30, offering a discount to use the bars.
On the other hand, between November 26 and 29 there will be a weekend of power up, which will offer extra experience points for each mission completed to reach all the objectives of Season 8; and Those who connect from today until December 4 will receive a reward of 225 thousand additional points.
While Epic Games did not complete the 10 seasons that users expected for Chapter 2, given that seasons 1, 2 and 5 lasted more than three months, the current chapter has already exceeded 750 days, the same length as the full Chapter 1. .
Fortnite: Chapter 2 debuted on October 15, 2019, almost two years after the original launch of the battle royale. The update included a completely new map, additional mechanics, and graphical and playable improvements.