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15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite 2021: Check 15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite Update Release Date Here!

15.40 patch notes Fortnite has become a topic of discussion among the Fortnite gamers across the world as the game makes new appearance recently and as per sources, the new Fortnite 15.40 update is all set to bring out the very best, thanks to the new 15.40 patch notes Fortnite. Well, we took the courtesy in involving all the information we know so far about the 15.40 Fortnite update in here. Also, check out more information about the 15.40 patch notes Fortnite in this article by scrolling down below. Continue more below to know all news like when is the next Fortnite update and how big will Fortnite update be in here.  

by Ashwin S | Updated Feb 17, 2021 11:40 AM

15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite 2021: Check 15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite Update Release Date Here!

15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite

Here's the complete information on the 15.40 patch notes for Fortnite 2021. Read more down below:

1) Unvaulted fan-favourite set to make a return

Developers have hinted that an explosive weapon could arrive in Fortnite; however, they have not offered any official details around the weapon.

2) LTM coming soon: Air Royale and Floor is Lava

Air Royale and Floor is Lava are the two limited-time modes that will arrive with the new Fortnite 15.40 update. These are two of the most popular game modes in Fortnite.

Apart from the new content, the upcoming Fortnite update is also set to deploy some bug fixes to several game modes. Here's a look at all the fixes that will be implemented with the patch.

Bug fixes


  • Total Bars appearing as 0 in a match

    • Players may on rare occasion load into a match without their total Bars available, showing 0 in their persistent stash.

    • The total collected Bars are still tracked - but collecting Bars in the match where they appear at 0 will not add to your cumulative total.

  • Purple XP Coins disappearing when driven through (without granting XP)

    • When driven through, Purple XP Coins disappear without granting XP.

  • Matchmaking doesn’t start if an unremedied player leaves early

    • Players will have to reform their party to continue matchmaking if an unremedied party member is removed from the party.

Creative Mode

  • Phone Booths do not respect island settings when players change Outfits.

    • We're investigating an issue that is causing Phone Booths to not respect island settings when using the island setting "Start With Pickaxe" to "No."

Save the World

  • Mythic Lead Survivor portraits appear only as silhouettes.

  • Locating a Durrr Burger not counting towards the “Locating: Burger Break!” Ventures quest.

Fortnite 15.40 Patch Release Date 2021

Epic Games has established the exact timing for the next Fortnite update. Fortnite’s v15.40 patch update will be disposed on Tuesday, February 16. Downtime for Fortnite is scheduled to commence at approximately 4 AM ET | 10 AM BST | 9 AM UTC.


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15.40 Patch Notes Fortnite - FAQs

1. How do I download fortnite?

You can download Fortnite via the Epic Games App on the epicgames.com.

2. What age is fortnite for?

Fortnite has a PEGI rating of 12

3. Can fortnite damage your brain?

Addictive video games can harm children's brains in the same direction as alcoholism or drug abuse, scientists have found.

4. Can I play fortnite without downloading?

You have to download the game and have a PC or console to play the Fortnite.

5. How many GB is fortnite?

Fortnite commenced off with a size of around 18 GB on PC.