Fortnite V5.41 Update Out Now, Includes Port-a-Fortress and New Spiky Stadium

Fortnite V5.41 Update Out Now, Includes Port-a-Fortress and New Spiky Stadium

This new stadium's a bit of a prick.

Fancy throwing down a stadium filled with spiky death traps in Fortnite? Well now that twisted dream is a reality, as the Fortnite V5.41 update has released today on September 18, introducing the new Spiky Stadium.

Check out a screenshot of the new Spiky Stadium just below, which looks like something out of the Saw movie franchise. This is a brand new consumable item, available right now thanks to Fortnite V5.41, but it's only available in the Playground mode, which is basically a practice mode for your squad.

According to the full patch notes on the Epic Games website, the Port-a-Fortress is now available in Battle Royale. This item does what it says on the tin, letting you throw down a bigger, better version of the Port-a-Fort item.

Fortnite Update V5.41 Patch Notes

There's plenty of other tweaks and fixes in the new Fortnite update V5.41, and you can check out the key points just below.

  • New Soaring Solos LTM, a mode that allows you to redeploy Gliders from any height.
  • Reduced the edit button hold timing when using a controller.
  • Reload audio for the Double Barrel Shotgun no longer plays twice.
  • Fixed an issue where there was a slight delay when consuming multiple Small Shield Potions.
  • The Grappler will no longer result in an inability to change equipment.
  • The Storm wall no longer destroys structures during the last few circles of the match.

Now that we're through the final week of Fortnite Season 5, we should expect a reveal of the next seasonal event for Battle Royale any day now. For a complete compilation of everything we know about the upcoming seasonal event, head over to our Fortnite Season 6 guide.

Hirun Cryer

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Hirun Cryer is by far the most juvenile member of USgamer. He's so juvenile, that this is his first full-time job in the industry, unlike literally every other person featured on this page. He's written for The Guardian, Paste Magazine, and Kotaku, and he likes waking up when the sun rises and roaming the nearby woods with the bears and the wolves.

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