While the previous two seasons of Epic Games' Fortnite were preceeded by significant clues that gave us a strong idea of themes to expect, teases for season 6 have been a bit more abstract. The huge cube, which has recently melted into a bouncy purple lake, has been the biggest mystery and we're not much closer to solving it. We are, however, now aware of the launch date of Fortnite season 6: September 27, 2018.
Season 6 is now dropping from the Battle Bus on September 27.— Fortnite (@FortniteGame) September 21, 2018
Celebrate its arrival and unlock those final Battle Pass rewards with an additional 400% Match XP all weekend, from now until September 24 at 8 AM ET (1200 GMT). Glide into the party! 🎉
The tweet above is pretty plain and straightforward, not giving any additional hints toward the theme of this upcoming season. Nevertheless, it is only a week away and we'll be here at Shacknews reporting on all the big changes. Stay tuned!