The brand new restricted time mode is known as Impostors, and it options 10 gamers — eight Brokers and two Impostors — in every match. All 10 gamers are aboard an area ship (additionally like Amongst Us). The Brokers try to finish duties that may assist them arrive at their vacation spot safely; Impostors attempt to eradicate the Brokers with out having their identification found. Every time issues appear a bit too suspicious, or when participant’s physique is discovered, all of the remaining gamers convene on the Bridge to debate who the Impostor is likely to be.
Whereas this may sound a complete lot like Amongst Us, Fortnite’s model of the mode does have a number of additions. For example, Impostors can often teleport each participant within the recreation to a random location, disorienting them and hiding the Impostors’ suspicious habits. Impostors can even quickly make everybody within the recreation appear like Peely (Fortnite’s banana mascot) to assist them escape a decent scenario. On high of those powers, they’ll additionally sabotage the ship to freeze duties’ progress and decelerate the Brokers — similar to the impostors in Amongst Us.
Epic Video games tried a hidden-role recreation sort earlier than with “The Spy Inside,” a limited-time occasion in December that additionally divided gamers into groups of eight brokers and two infiltrators. That mode ran for a few month.
Apart from Impostors, Fortnite’s newest patch features a gameplay replace that replaces Epic and rarer pistols, assault rifles, and sniper rifles with their silenced variations. That is a part of Fortnite’s new Wild Weeks, which is able to modify some small a part of the sport every week because the story’s alien invasion will get nearer.
Impostors is out there in Fortnite now, and ought to be round for not less than every week, however Epic hasn’t given the mode a precise finish date simply but.