This article is from GameSpot
Epic Games has revealed the patch notes for Fortnite‘s latest update, v7.20. The patch is now live across PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile, bringing back the recently teased glider redeploy mechanic, along with a new weapon and limited-time mode.
Glider redeploy was first tested in Season 6, allowing players to open their gliders again during a match and hang glide if they were at a high enough altitude. This time around, Epic has itemized the ability. Players will now be able to find new items confusingly called Gliders as loot, which add “charges” that allow them to redeploy their glider during a match a set number of times.
“The goal with the item is to provide mobility and utility, but in a form that can be balanced and iterated upon,” Epic explained. “By implementing glider redeploy as an item we can iterate on multiple different levels (i.e. redeploy height,