In August 2019, Epic Video games added a brand new “weapon” to its hit battle royale recreation Fortnite referred to as the B.R.U.T.E, a mech swimsuit that would carry two gamers and trigger utter destruction to something in its path. Although Epic mentioned it had added the mech swimsuit to assist inexperienced gamers get some wins, the weapon/automobile shortly proved controversial amongst gamers.
In an announcement on November 16, Epic revealed some adjustments that arrived with Fortnite 18.40, not the least of which is the return of B.R.U.T.E., information that not everybody was pleased to listen to. The merchandise was introduced again as a part of the “Conflict Effort” a part of this season’s storyline, which means it’ll be used to battle the monsters subsequent month when the finale arrives.
The newly unvaulted merchandise isn’t precisely the identical because the one which first arrived within the recreation in 2019. Epic calls this model the Salvaged B.R.U.T.E., one which was apparently cobbled again collectively from leftover components by the island fighters as they put together for The Convergence.
The Salvaged B.R.U.T.E. lacks the over protect discovered on the unique model, plus the armor has been decreased, which means it’ll be a lot simpler for gamers to take down these big mech fits. This could deal with the controversy that surrounded the merchandise the primary time it was out there within the recreation.
Relatively than enabling gamers to simply decimate opponents, Epic says the Salvaged B.R.U.T.E. is now designed to successfully take down hordes of Dice Monsters. Salvaged B.R.U.T.E Stations should be absolutely funded with gold bars; gamers can begin donating them now. As a aspect word, Epic has additionally added the Purchasing Cart “automobile” again into the sport.