Fortnite Latest Update Brings The Boogie Bomb To Battle Royale

Fortnite Boogie Bomb

Epic Games just released a new patch for Fortnite’s Battle Royale gametype, which includes a new item and a limited time mode. This new addition to player’s arsenal is called the Boogie Bomb and is only usable in Battle Royale. With a name like that, fans can expect that this new addition will cause some extreme dance moves. To those who would say such ridiculous words, you’re absolutely correct!

Before fans go running off to see what kind of disco inspired mayhem they can bring, check out the patch notes below courtesy of Epic Games:

Get in the holiday spirit with another Battle Royale update, incoming Dec. 23, 11:00am Eastern Time (16:00 GMT) . Throw a party with the Boogie bomb and rocket ride to victory all in the new Limited Time Mode, High Explosives. The High Explosives LTM is available Dec. 28 to Jan. 2.”

Boogie Bomb

  • Thrown like a normal grenade, but this explosion is dazzling.
    • Any players inside the blast radius are forced to dance.
    • When boogie dancing, you are prevented from building, firing weapons, or using items.
  • Drops in stacks of 1 with a stack limit of 10
  • Uncommon
  • Can be found in treasure chests and supply drops

High Explosives – This Limited Time event is available on Dec 28 and ends on Jan 2

Weapons are limited to only … Snowball Launchers, Rocket Launchers and all types of Grenades.

  • Traps are disabled.
  • Regular consumables are still available.

If you not already familiar with Fortnite, check out the official game description and gameplay trailer before you go around chucking the Boogie Bomb:

Fortnite Battle Royale is the FREE 100-player PvP mode in Fortnite. One giant map. A battle bus. Fortnite building skills and destructible environments combined with intense PvP combat. The last one standing wins. Available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One & Mac.”

What do you think about the latest Fornite update? Are you ready to test out the Boogie Bomb? Sound off with your thoughts in the comment section below, and don’t forget to check out DFTG on Twitter for gaming and entertainment news live 24/7!

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Navy Veteran with a penchant for the FPS genre, Chewy has all aspects of the gaming community covered. Don't expect to see him on a console any time soon, however - though he has experience in all platforms, the PC Master Race has a firm hold on him.


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