Patch Notes for Fortnite 19.01 - Super Styles, Winterfest, Balance Changes & More

Fortnite's first major update of Chapter 3 has arrived with some big changes and additions to the game.

Winterfest 2021

This year's Winterfest event is set to begin on December 16th! It will feature a number of free cosmetics in the form of presents as well as some gameplay changes involving new items. We'll know more once the event is live.

Chapter 3 Season 1 Super Level Styles

The Season 1 Super Level Styles are now obtainable in-game by reaching Level 140 and above. The new 'Photo Negative', 'Scarlet Blackout', and 'Gilded Reality' Styles can be unlocked for Shanta, Ronin, Lt. John Llama, Harlowe and Spider-Man.

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Balance Changes

Some small balance changes have been introduced in today's update:

Stinger SMG

The ammo count of the Stinger SMG now updates sooner in its reload animation.

Hunter Bolt-Action Sniper

The ammo count of the Hunter Bolt-Action Sniper now updates sooner in its reload animation.

Major Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an issue that caused us to disable Split Screen. Split Screen is now re-enabled.
  • Fixed an issue involving Reboot Vans sometimes not rebooting players if more than one teammate was interacting with the Van.
  • Fixed an issue involving the screen shaking more intensely than intended in various situations such as sliding, gliding, and using a Rift.

In other news, the new Chapter 3 Starter Pack is now available. Click here to read.

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