Update v15.20 of Fortnite was released on January 13th, 2021. It was the first update of 2021.

Battle Royale

Weapons and Items

  • Added Lever Action Shotgun
    • Blow 'em away! The new Lever Action Shotgun is no peashooter - one well-aimed blast is enough to drop even the heartiest foe. Available in regular loot drops.
  • Added Exotic Hop Rock Dualies
    • Look out below! Get the drop on your opponents with the new Exotic-class weapon, the Hop Rock Dualies. Lay down a few Bars and pick this up to shred through the enemy in dual-wielding, bouncing style.

Gameplay

  • The reduced price offer for Exotic Items has been extended.
  • The forest is moving...something's out there! The Secret Battle Pass Outfit stalks closer, leaving behind clues in the Stealthy Stronghold about who they are and what they might be planning.
    • Meanwhile, Agent Jones is bringing in a few big guns with the next pair of Hunters to join in the chaos.

Save the World

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  • Red Willow arrives with a New Questline!
    • The Storm is out for holiday vengeance! Help Ray concoct the ultimate Post-Holiday antidote. Help Homebase wrap up the Holidays with the new Red Willow’s Eve Questline to unlock Red Willow, the new ghostly Outlander.
  • Snowball Launcher - Snowball fight! Launch icy explosions towards your enemies with this frosty launcher.
    • Available from the Event Store starting January 15 at 7pm ET.

Creative

  • Lazy Links Prefabs - Time to dust off the set of clubs and hit the range. The Lazy Links Prefabs are now available!
    • Added 3 Prefabs and 1 Gallery:
      • Lazy Links Clubhouse
      • Lazy Links Pro Shop
      • Lazy Links Garage
      • Lazy Links Gallery
  • Cowboy Repeater Rifle - Keep your fingers on the trigger with a steady aim. Add a little flavor to your Island with the Cowboy Repeater Rifle.
    • Added in Uncommon, Rare, Epic and Legendary variants.
  • Bug Fixes.
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