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Fortnite Season 6 will begin next week

Epic Games has announced that Season 6 of Fortnite will begin next week, and there will be an additional 400% Match XP this weekend.




Epic Games has announced that Season six of Fortnite will begin next week.

Mark your calendars, pop a note in the diary, stick a Post-It note to your forehead, Fortnite Season 6 begins on Thursday, September 26, 2018.

And from now until Monday September 24, players can level up their Battle Passes to unlock any remaining Season 5 items with an additional 400% Match XP.


No other details have been confirmed about Fortnite Season 6, but rumours – and recent tweets – suggest that it might be something rather chilly.

For more battle royale shenanigans, read our thoughts on the Call of Duty: Black Out open beta, and our extensive guide to the real life weapons of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds.

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