Epic Games provided more information on downtime and the release time of Season 4 in Fortnite: Battle Royale.
First introduced in September of 2017, the ‘Battle Royale’ portion of Fortnite has created an enormous amount of hype throughout the gaming community for a collection of factors.
Since its release, Epic Games have introduced a variety of new content weapons, items, outfits, and other additions to keep the game ‘fresh,’ with updates and patches being introduced weekly.
Although the game is ‘free-to-play,’ players have the ability to purchase a ‘Battle Pass’ for 950 V-Bucks (~$10.00) which offerers a variety of new features throughout multiple ‘tiers.’
With Season 3 coming to a close on April 30th, more information has been made available in regards to when Season 4 will begin including the release time, scheduled server maintenance, and more.
Fortnite: Battle Royale will experience server downtime on May 1st at 4:00 AM EST (1 AM PST, 9 AM PST) for the beginning of Season 4.
Impact is imminent! Downtime for the Season 4 update is scheduled for tomorrow, May 1 at 4:00am Eastern Time (08:00 GMT).
— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) April 30, 2018
As of writing, it is unknown how long the Fortnite server maintenance will last, along with what will be included in Season 4.
We will continue to provide more information as it is made available.