New Silenced Assault Rifle Comes to Fortnite

New Silenced Assault Rifle Comes to Fortnite

Epic Games has released a new update for Fortnite, the most popular game of the moment. The new version is 5.40 and comes with little news for the Battle Royale mode, but they are more than interesting . We already have a new assault rifle . Additionally, Save the World mode receives a few new features. We will tell you all of them below.

In Battle Royale Epic Games has added a new weapon. This is the silencer assault rifle. A Scar that is available in epic and legendary variant with a damage of 32 and 33 respectively . This rifle has a silencer, is much less noisy and has better precision in trigger control. It can be found in Vending Machines, Supply Drops, Floor Loot, and Chests. To finish with the new weapons, the Drum Rifle has been removed from the game.

Epic Games has taken advantage of this update to add improvements to the “Escape” mode , which arrived last week with the “Everything in Play” event. Now to get into the van and win the game, they must build. In addition, some problems are fixed, such as a bad sound of music or failure to win a game.


Version 5.40 does not require any update. Therefore, you can play immediately. Of course, it is advisable to restart the game to apply the changes. Fortnite has received a security patch prior to this new version. In that case, if you will have to update the game, but don't worry, it is a light update.

What's new in Save the world

Fortnite's Save the World mode adds different new features. Now we find a new weapon, a Wraith Assault Rifle . It has a silencer, as in the Battle Royale mode. It will be available in the weekly store during this week. New heroes have been added, such as the Mythic Outlander with a new subclass.

Lastly, weekly 6 hour challenges are available.

Via: Epic Games.