18 mei 2024

De patch notes van update v5.41 van Fortnite

Epic Games heeft de patch notes van update v5.41 van Fortnite online gezet. De nieuwe patch voegt een nieuwe item toe aan de Battle Royale mode en aan de Playground mode. Naast de nieuwe toevoegingen bestaat de patch uit balance updates en bug fixes.

De nieuwe patch v5.41 van Fortnite zal vandaag live gaan. Epic Games heeft de patch notes op hun website online gezet. In de patch notes lezen we dat er een nieuw item aan de Playground mode en een nieuw item aan de Battle Royale mode toegevoegd wordt. Het item in de Playground mode heet Spiky Stadium. De Spiky Stadium geeft jou en je team een arena met spikes aan de zijkant. Je kunt in deze arena als team meerdere minigames bedenken om te gaan spelen. Epic Games vraagt spelers om de minigames die zij bedacht hebben te delen.
Patch v5.41 brengt ook een nieuw item naar de Battle Royale mode. Het item heet een Port-a-Fortress en zal toegevoegd worden aan de Battle Royale gamemode. De Port-a-Fortress is een grotere versie van de Port-a-Fort en geeft je meer mogelijkheden om jezelf te verdedigen tegen tegenstanders. De video hieronder laat het item in actie zien:

De rest van de patch bestaat uit balance updates en bug fixes. De volledige patch notes kunnen hieronder gelezen worden.

Patch Notes (Bron):



  • CPU optimization for Xbox One (optimized memory copy operations). This is expected to improve performance.
  • Optimized file layout on Xbox One to improve streaming performance. This should reduce instances of buildings rendering in late.


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Classic Battle Royale with gliders that can be re-deployed by pressing Jump when falling from large heights.


We’ve introduced a new consumable to the Playground LTM that will allow you to spawn an entire Spiky Stadium. We were inspired by the amazing things you’ve been making within Playground, and cannot wait to see what you create as we continue to build out the future of creative mode in Fortnite.

  • Limited Time Item: Spiky Stadium
    • Present in Playground only, found in red Supply Drops (along with a ton of impulse grenades).
    • Builds a 7×11 sized stadium full of Damage Traps and Bouncers.


  • Port-a-Fortress
    • It’s huge!
    • Builds instantly.
    • Includes built-in Bouncers for an easy exit.
    • Legendary Rarity.
    • Found in Vending Machines, chests, Supply Drops, and Supply Llamas.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue where there was a slight delay when consuming multiple Small Shield Potions.
  • The Grappler will no longer result in an inability to change equipment.


  • Reduced the edit button hold timing when using a controller.
    • Old School from 0.25s to 0.2s.
    • Quick Builder from 0.25s to 0.2s.
    • Combat Pro from 0.25s to 0.2s.
    • Builder Pro from 0.25s to 0.15s.
  • The Storm wall no longer destroys structures during the last few circles of the match.


Bug Fixes

  • Reload audio for the Double Barrel Shotgun no longer plays twice.


  • Unsupported characters within in-game names will now show up as �, rather than the fallback debugging font glyph that was previously used. Loading the fallback font was causing long hitches for clients, so we’ve disabled it.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue causing the reticle to not appear until after you’ve switched weapons.
  • Added new generic icons to represent console and desktop platforms for cross-platform play.


  • Added edge glow to wall bounce pads, only visible from the reverse side. This is to help players recognize when a wall bounce pad is on the opposite side of a ledge in front of them.

Bug Fixes

  • CUBE visual effects will no longer get stuck after a player has left the area.
  • The Grill Sergeant Outfit will now render properly in-game.
    • This fixes the issue where players were seeing a floating head and pickaxe.



  • Weekly Horde Challenge 7
    • This week, deploy your fort against hordes of enemies who are immune to crowd control effects. Stuns, knockbacks and slowing fields won’t help you this time!
    • Earn 1500 Gold for the first-time completion.
    • This challenge is repeatable for Event Tickets.

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue preventing players from being able to complete Storm Shield Defense side missions.


Bug Fixes

  • The Keen Eyes ability now properly highlights nearby loot.


  • Bowler Flintlock Launcher added to the Weekly Store.
    • Fires cannon balls that damage and knockback groups of enemies.
      • The cannon balls can bounce before exploding, damaging nearby enemies with each bounce.
    • Available Wednesday, September 19 at 8 PM ET until Wednesday, September 26 at 8 PM ET.