Leaks Suggest Fortnite Season 9 Could Bring Back a Controversial Aspect

Published 10/31/2021, 1:42 PM EDT


According to multiple rumors and leaks, Fornite Season 9 could bring back a controversial aspect to the game. Now, it looks like Epic Games is planning to bring mechs back to Fortnite in the new season. But it is not what it looks like. There is a catch. The controversial mechs are coming back with some changes.

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Reliable Fortnite leaker, HYPEX revealed that a brand new design has been introduced with the game’s file, will all the latest changes and updates. Basically, you can say that the final stage of implementation is really close.

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Changes in mechs Fortnite

Taking about the updates, HYPEX has also revealed the changes. They have increased the cooldown of dashing mechanics from five to seven seconds. Meanwhile, the stop damage has been reduced along with the shields. The shield’s power has also been reduced from 150 to 100 in the latest update. Above all, jump damage has been nerfed as well. The major criticism lodged against nerfs in the past was mainly because they were too OP. So, Epic Games is trying to solve this issue.

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Of course, HYPEX leaks are very reliable and have been proven accurate a lot of times in the past, but it doesn’t change the fact that the information is not official. But unfortunately, at this point, this is all we have. HYPEX just shared the news with some minor details and that’s literally it. However, nothing has been officially confirmed yet by Epic Games, so it’s better to take everything with a grain of salt.

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Maybe Epic games are actually planning to bring back the controversial mechs, or maybe this is just wild speculation. Only time will tell. Epic Games never really comments on any leaks or rumors, so we don’t really expect this to change this time as well.

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What do you think about this particular rumor about the controversy? Do you think HYPEX is accurate this time as well? Let us know in the comments section.

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Vitasta Singh

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Vitasta Singh is an eSports writer at EssentiallySports. She is currently pursuing her graduation in English Literature and Psychology. Before joining EssentiallySports she used to write articles for Silver Mantle Solutions on various niches such as games, fitness, business, entertainment, and fashion.

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