Fortnite update gets Vending Machines, Weapon changes for Battle Royale

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With a recent slew of problems that have affected the game from server issues to game related bugs like the shotgun critical damage glitch, Epic has made a decision to slow its schedule and release a new patch every two weeks. The higher the rarity, the higher the price.

Yay more Fortnite news. Here's a map of all the Fornite vending machine locations from our friends at PC Gamer. Marketed as a somewhat sillier Battle Royale game (because, come on, Easter egg grenade launchers?), Fortnite has gotten a lot more fans than its original concept, building fortresses to survive against zombies, would have ordinarily.

Each material type has a corresponding item that can also be exchanged for the vending machine will slowly cycle through each for you to choose from.




In return for swapping your materials, you can items that vary in rarity. In the image Epic used as an example (above), players could trade in 500 pieces of wood to purchase a rocket launcher. You can use your pickaxe to help sort through the machine's options. Going forward, Epic will deliver new content every other week without having to push out an update. More importantly, balance changes are being implemented for weapons. These simply are not buffs for the weapons. The players could see the specifics in the full patch notes on the web.

Patch 3.4 released last week, so this week is the first of the Content Updates.

There was a PlayStation 4 update earlier today created to fix crashes and freezes affecting PS4 players, but it caught the devs off guard when players reported that the patch was weighing in at 10GB.

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