OP Minigun Added via the Latest Fortnite Update

Fortnite players rejoice! Epic Games have added brand new minigun to the game. The latest Fortnite update has brought us a number of changes as well but the minigun the most of notable element.

The minigun is available via chests and supply drops in Fortnite. The fire rate is comparable to an SMG and it uses light ammo.


Found in Chests and Supply drops
Fires almost as quickly as SMG
Uses Light ammo

Suppressed Pistol
Reduced drop chances of Epic variant by 20%.
Reduced drop chances of a Legendary variant by 33%.


Added “Controller AutoRun” option.
This enables/disables the autorun feature on controllers.
Autorun, which was introduced in v2.3.0, is enabled by double-clicking the left thumbstick on controllers.

Bug Fixes
Fixed a few landscape areas that were barely below floor height before.
This sometimes caused the majority of a structure to appear underground.
Players can now shoot through the Soccer goal.


Added “3D Resolution” slider to Video options on PC and Mac.
This new preference allows you to set the resolution of the 3D world, without affecting the user interface.
The range goes between 640×360 and your selected Display Resolution. Using a lower 3D Resolution may greatly improve frame rate.
When selecting an overall Quality option, an appropriate 3D Resolution will be chosen automatically.

Bug Fixes

Fixed a client crash that would get triggered by an audio cue.
Fixed an issue preventing players from unmuting other players in the lobby screen.
Fixed an issue causing an incorrect character model to display on the lobby screen.
Fixed an issue causing entire walls to highlight when looking at a door.


Bug Fixes

Fixed client hitching which could occur when the Chug Jug was found in the game.
Made engine performance improvements to how we process collision overlap events.
Reduced network bandwidth usage when players are walking, and when they are standing still

The update is the question is now available to download for Fortnite Battle Royale players. Fortnite is now available on consoles and PC but a Nintendo Switch version could happen.

Source: Epic Games