Fortnite’s content updates are usually small additions to previous patches that just add and item or make a small change. Patch v10.10’s content update does both. This update adds the new Junk Rift item to the game, as well as a change to an old location.
The game’s newest item, the Junk Rift, is similar to the Air Strike that came around at the end of last season. Players can throw the Junk Rift at a location to spawn a giant piece of debris that will crash to the ground, breaking whatever is in its path, including players. As an added bonus, Rifts have a chance to drop a variety of things when they spawn. this could include anything from ammo, to a weapon, to a giant object that players can farm for extra materials.
As for the new area, this content update changed the Rec Center just west of Tilted Towers. The Rec Center was one of the least updated areas on the entire map. After this latest update, the area has suffered a complete disaster, a Rift Zone exploded near it and left only a crater behind. Inside this crater players can now find Glitch Consumables, which are randomly spawned versions of consumables from the past. These consumables include everything from apples, to Hop Rocks, to Shadow Stones.
FORTNITE V10.10 CONTENT UPDATE PATCH NOTES
WEAPONS AND ITEMS
A throwable item that breaks on contact and spawns a large object in the sky that plummets to the ground.
The plummeting object:
Damages players and destroys everything in its path. Creates a small shockwave upon landing that damages players and destroys everything in its radius.
Direct hit: 200 Direct hits slightly knock players back.
Shockwave hit: 100Both hits immediately destroy vehicles and destructible objects on impact.Drops in stacks of 2.Max stack size: 4Epic Rarity.Available from Floor Loot, Chests, Supply Drops, and Llamas.
Glitched Consumables are at the explosion site. These randomly switch between different forageable items from the past.
Grant 5 Health.
Grant 5 Shield.
Grant 5 Effective Health (sum of a player’s Health + Shield).
Increases player movement speed for a short duration.
Decreases player gravity for a short duration.
Turns players into a ghost for a short time, temporarily increasing their movement speed slightly and letting them dash through structures.
The map has changed! The Rift Beacon at the Rec Center malfunctioned, causing an explosion that left a giant crater and created the Glitched Consumables.
Glitched Consumables can only be found at the crater.