For the primary time ever, Fortnite Battle Royale gamers have the possibility to compete with each other for an enormous quantity of V-Bucks, the sport’s digital foreign money.
Fortnite Battle Royale typically provides new wacky sport modes, like 50 vs 50 or the much-memed Thanos sport sort made together with Marvel for Avengers: Infinity Battle.
Not like these different sport modes, nonetheless, Solo Showdown won’t change the underlying sport in any approach — there is no such thing as a further protect, the storm doesn’t transfer any sooner, and there aren’t any further weapon sizes or totally different workforce sizes.
As a substitute, Solo Showdown is a strategy to compete with different Battle Royale gamers in solo mode to find who’s the true GOAT.
Gamers should compete in 50 matches to affix the leaderboard, and placement in every of these first 50 matches will decide total rating.
Prize swimming pools are as follows:
- First Place: 50,000 V-Bucks
- Second Place to Fourth Place: 25,000 V-Bucks
- Fifth Place to Fiftieth Place: 13,500 V-Bucks
- Remaining Gamers in Prime 100: 7,500 V-Bucks
Up till this level, V-Bucks might solely be earned in increments of 100 after buying the Battle Move, which lets gamers full challenges and rank as much as earn numerous beauty rewards and V-Bucks. Incomes V-Bucks, quite than buying them with actual cash, has by no means netted a lot of a return. You’ll be able to solely earn sufficient V-Bucks to buy possibly one mid-range merchandise per season, or it can save you them over the course of a number of seasons to buy a high-end merchandise.
For perspective, the costliest objects on Fortnite Battle Royale typically value round 2,000 V-Bucks, so a participant with 50,000 V-Bucks is a wealthy participant certainly.
Fortnite Battle Royale has been free to play since its launch, and its digital foreign money represents a serious income stream for Epic Games . Whereas objects bought within the retailer supply no aggressive benefit, they make the sport enjoyable and recent.
Nevertheless, the flexibility to earn these V-Bucks (on this massive of a sum) is a welcome change to the present meta.