Fortnite Season 7 arrives with new Iceberg biome, Wraps and planes


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While many video game players have come to know Epic Games thanks to the massive rise in popularity of Fortnite, Epic Games has been a major developer in the gaming industry for years with one of their most popular titles being the mobile fighting game of Infinity Blade. I mentioned that snow covered almost a third of the map, but what's important to understand is that the map with the addition of the iceberg also got a lot bigger. Planes can be found in the new Frosty Flights location and Expedition outposts.

To make it a little easier to travel across the larger map, Epic Games has added a couple of new ways to travel with Stormwing planes and Ziplines.

Screengrab via Epic Games
Screengrab via Epic Games

Yes, you can have players ride along on both of the wings and the tail.

Weapon skins known as Wraps are new additions to the Battle Pass. It allows players to "design games, race around the island, battle your friends in new ways, and build your dream 'Fortnite,'" the studio said in a blog post. You can buy it for roughly $10 to give you a tiered system for unlocking rewards and - like every season - there are 100 new tiers to unlock.

Unsurprisingly given the time of year, Fortnite's new season is holiday (or at least winter) themed.

These new designs will be sourced from players who are using Fortnite Creative Mode, which means it will be available on all platforms.

Fortnite Season 7 has arrived, bringing with it new named locations, a plethora of new skins and cosmetics to get your hands on, and a wintery theme to a massive section of the map.

The game was so much different back then.

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