Fortnite Season 9 Begins Today With New Update And Battle Pass

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Big things are in store for Fortnite, as the game’s season 9 is finally beginning today.

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The new season of the popular battle royale game has started with some new content included in the latest Battle Pass. The pass, which costs 950 V-Bucks, includes 100 new exclusive rewards as well as a Sentinel Outfit and Rox progressive Outfit.

The new 9.0.0 update also brings plenty of new content such as Slipstreams, a new wind transportation system, new locations like the Mega Mall, a new weapon, the Combat Shotgun, and more.

The new Battle Pass also allows those who have purchased it to collect Fortbyte, new collectibles scattered all over the map.

The new update also brings some tweaks specific to the iOS and Android release.


  • Auto fire will now trigger on vehicles.
  • Added option for increasing elimination feed line count in the HUD Layout Tool.
  • Dragging/Dropping from the quickbar is now allowed while jumping.
  • The location of the boost button on Android for the X-Stormwing has been moved to avoid triggering the Home button.
  • Squad formation is now accessible.

Fortnite is now available on iOS and Android as well as on PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.

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Francesco De Meo
Francesco has been writing about video games and the video games industry for almost a decade, focusing on all aspects of the industry. Having always loved handheld gaming, he joined TouchTapPlay in 2013 to cover mobile gaming and, later on, the Nintendo Switch console, which is today his most played console.

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