Fortnite v25.11 Hotfix #2 - Summer Escape Arrives

Go wild with summer chill vibes and float into Fortnite’s Summer Escape, running from July 4 at 9 AM ET to July 18, 2023, at 9 AM ET.

Sunswoon Lagoon

The center of the party goes down at Sunswoon Lagoon. This celebration location will close up shop when Summer Escape ends, so don’t be late!

Tasty Treats

Summer Escape has unvaulted the following Ice Cream consumables:

  • Ice Cream Cone
  • Frozen Ice Cream Cone
  • Guzzling Ice Cream Cone
  • Spicy Ice Cream Cone
  • Lil' Whip's Special Serve

Firework Flare Gun

The Firework Flare Gun has replaced the standard Flare Gun for Summer Escape this year. Once the event ends, the Firework version will be vaulted and the standard will return.

Summer Showdown Islands

From July 4 at 9 AM ET until July 18 at 9 AM ET, you’ll find the Summer Showdown row in Discover, featuring selected islands from Epic's Summer Showdown callout earlier this year. These creator-made islands are all about teamwork and taking down all who oppose you. If you want a more vigorous summer experience, these islands are for you!

Free Fortnite Crew Back Bling

All Fortnite Crew subscribers who log into Fortnite anytime during Summer Escape (July 4 at 9 AM ET to July 18 at 9 AM ET) will receive a bonus benefit: the Nanner Buddy Back Bling and Tropical Style.

All active Fortnite Crew subscribers will be granted the Nanner Buddy Back Bling immediately after logging in during Summer Escape.

New Summer Outfits

During Summer Escape, new and returning summer Outfits will be coming to the Item Shop, including Opal and Chaos Explorer:

And speaking of summery style, the Purradise Meowscles Outfit will become available to unlock in the Battle Royale Chapter 4 Season 3 Battle Pass starting July 6 at 9 AM ET! Purradise Meowscles will remain available to unlock until the end of Chapter 4 Season 3.

In other news, Fortnite has adjusted the price of V-Bucks in Canada, Mexico and the UK. Click here to read more.

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