That's because it's just announced the formation of the Fortnite Summer Skirmish series, a set of tournament-style events that will pit some of the best and most recognizable Fortnite players in the world against each other to get a share of the $8 million prize pot.
As a final housekeeping tip, remember that any replays saved during Fortnite Season 4 will not play via the in-game Replay System once Season 5 begins.
When does "Fortnite" Season 5 start?
Full details can be found below or on the official Epic Games website.
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As we mention, we'll find out the answers to a lot of these questions very soon, but the servers need to come offline before we can learn anything - including the new patch notes. Once the update is live, players will be able to purchase a new Battle Pass and check out the unlocks it offers.
It's equally possible that we could be getting some rather significant map changes on the Battle Royale mode, so it's also possible that this could be the most extensive update the game has seen to date. Season 5 will kick off Thursday, July 12th at 09:00 BST (04:00 EDT) according to a Reddit post from Epic Games' MrPopoTFS.
For those who have lingered away from Fortnite shortly after Epic Games made its Battle Royale portion free, but are itching to jump back in once Season 5 begins, it's important to know that updates between seasons typically can last for quite a while. Which skin designs do you hope to see?
The image shows three characters in front of a hot pink background, with each skin much different from each other.