Fortnite Update 3.4 Will Add Vending Machines

Screenshot from Fortnite video game.: Image courtesy of Epic Games   	  
  
     Image courtesy of Epic Games

There's no limit to how many items you can buy, provided you can afford it. One of the challenges this week requires players to find hidden gnomes in named locations on the map.

Vending Machines are scattered across the island.

Each vending machine will cycle through three different items on a short timer, though you can speed that up by hitting it with your pickaxe. With a recent slew of problems that have affected the game from server issues to game related bugs like the shotgun critical damage glitch, Epic has made a decision to slow its schedule and release a new patch every two weeks. Battle Royale will be getting vending machines that let you exchange materials for loot, and will also see the return of the High Explosives mode.

In addition to the Easter Egg grenade launchers that have been added to the game, other new Fortnite content includes vending machines that will now be sprinkled around the map.

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Now, anyone with a newer model of iPhone or iPad can play Fortnite Battle Royale on their mobile or tablet device.

Items found in an Uncommon (green) version will cost 200 materials. Vending Machines will host 3 items, with one item purchasable by wood, stone and metal each.

While it may not show off much in the way of gameplay, this reveal trailer for "narrative-driven puzzler" The Spectrum Retreat has the kind of unsettling atmosphere that looks like it could easily pull you in. Like weapons themselves, you'll find them across the map in Common, Uncommon, Rare, Epic, and Legendary varieties.

Check Epic Games' website for the full patch notes.

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