Fortnite 6.10 Adds Rifles, Quads and Events

By | 20/10/2018

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Ride Hard: The Quadcrasher comes screeching in this week, there’s 2 powerful automatic weapons to try out plus in-game Tournaments are now live…



Ride and blast across the map this week as Fortnite 6.10 brings you the Quadcrasher vehicle, the Gravedigger and Rat King rifles make a return plus new modes to try out:

  • In-Game Tournaments (Battle Royale)
  • BETA Storms (Save the World)

All this content is available in either Battle Royale mode or Save the World mode.

There are also a whole host of tweaks and bug fixes:

Read full patch notes here: Fortnite Patch Notes (6.10)

Get awesome Fortnite accessories here: Fortnite at CD Keys



2 automatic weapons make a return this week to Save the World mode. Spray and pray with these big boys:

  • Gravedigger
  • Rat King

Gravedigger; High Powered Assault

Take down husks with ease with this Limited Edition spooky themed rifle.

Fortnite Gravedigger

Available in Save the World mode now, the Gravedigger fires medium ammunition with high a high damage rate.

The Gravedigger is available until October 24th.

Rat King; Blast Away with Ease

Sweep away enemies with Rat King’s powerful slugs.

Fortnite Rat King

Available in Save the World mode now, the Rat King fired high powered ammunition with a short to medium range efficiency.

The Rat King is available until October 24th.

More information at Gamepedia:

Quadcrasher; Buckle Up, It’s Gonna be Bumpy

Ride hard with a friend blasting away in this awesome 2-seater all-terrain vehicle.

The Quadcrasher is aptly named as you can fill your “Boost” meter while driving the vehicle, allowing you to smash through buildings, launch off of ramps and send enemies flying.

The Quadcrasher is available for Battle Royale Mode now.

More information at Gamepedia:



2 new modes have been added with the latest Fortnite patch:

  • In-Game Tournaments; scheduled competitions available for everyone.
  • BETA Storms; test new content.

Both of these great new modes are available now.

In-Game Tournaments; Be the Best

Play in scheduled competitions against other players in a variety of missions.

Earn points for elimination or survival against matched opponents to earn coveted Golden Pins.

Tournaments are available now from the Events tab.

BETA Storms; Check Out Experimental Items and Gameplay

Available for a very limited time, BETA Storms will allow you to test some experimental Fortnite gameplay.

Fortnite BETA

Currently running is a new Retrieve the Data mode mission which pits you against the Storm; shoot down the Balloon before the Storm manages to close in on you.

The current BETA Storms mission is only available until the next update, v6.20.




Fortnite is keeping the fun alive this week with some great returning weapons:

  • Gravedigger is gearing up for that Halloween feel.
  • Rat King makes a welcome and powerful return.

Plus a new vehicle is always welcome:

  • Quadcrasher; allowing you get some insane airtime while having an ally blast away. Make the most of the Boost meter.

Also, 2 new game modes will provide a welcome distraction:

  • In-Game Tournaments; test your skill against similar skilled players and earn rewards.
  • BETA Storms; test out some of the game’s upcoming weapons and gameplay ideas.

Get riding, and get blasting this week as a lot of this week’s items are available for a limited time.

Please let me know how you feel about this week’s updates and news as I am sure some of you will have great opinions and I would love to hear them, so don’t be afraid to use the comments section below.

You can see previous Fortnite Battle Royale updates here.

Thanks for reading and I hope to see you on the Battle Bus. Bye for now and take care, Michael – Editor/Owner – ChartX Games.

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