As we expected, after the arrival of the patch 18.40 on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, the leaks and the spoilers short-term future of Fortnite. According to several leakers and dataminers, Fortnite Chapter 3 arrives in December 2021 after The End event; this was confirmed a posteriori by Epic Games. We tell you everything we know just below, but not before reminding you that the game is still in the Season 8 from his Battle Pass:
- The End of Fortnite Season 8 event: dates, times and how to watch it live
Fortnite: Chapter 3 is coming in December 2021
Following Fortnite update 18.40, several key files from the game’s filesystem were leaked. Several dataminers of weight extracted both data of interest and relevant conclusions in this regard. The dataminer InTheShadeYT leaked the name that the final event of Fortnite Season 8 will have: it will be called The end, exactly the same name of the event during Season 10 / X of Chapter 1 of the game.
Upon learning of this, HYPEX, another popular member of the Fortnite datamining community, confirmed that, according to their sources, Fortnite Chapter 3 would arrive on 12/07/2021. The game would remain inactive on December 5 and 6 following the Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 8 finale event; there would be a new black hole.
This information makes the expectations for the final event of Season 8 of the Battle Pass of Fortnite Chapter 2 go through the roof. In the end we will know what the evil plan of the Queen of the Cube whose pyramid has started to take shape in the center of the island after patch 18.40.
Faced with such an informative megaton, we can only wait to see what Fortnite Battle Royale offers us … if more weight data is not filtered before.
Updated 11/16/2021 14:45 CET: the charging screen of the final event of Season 8.
Updated 11/24/2021 16:30 CET– Epic Games’ official announcement confirms that Season 8 will be the last of Chapter 2 with the announcement of the The End event. The exact start date of Fortnite Chapter 3 is not yet known.