Fortnite Season 3 Has Been Delayed
Epic Games issued a statement announcing that the company is postponing Season 3 of the favorite match for June 17. This is not the first delay Fortnite Chapter 2: Season 3 experienced. The third year was set for June 6 but Epic Games transferred the start date to June 11. This time, the reason behind the delay is wellbeing of Epic Games workers in the wake of recent events in the US.
We are acutely aware of the pain our friends, families, staff members, players, and communities are all experiencing,” reads the article .
” The team is eager to move Fortnite forwards, but we will need to balance the Season 3 launch together with time for the staff to concentrate on themselves, their families, and their communities.”
In the most recent case of police violence in the US George Floyd was killed by Derek Chauvin, a police officer from Minneapolis. Floyd’s death, the most up-to-date in the long record of police brutality towards minorities in the united states, sparked nationwide protests in the US, as well as all over the globe .
Right now, the live event called”The Device,” will take place on June 15. The most recent delay occurred mere hours following our latest Fortnite upgrade . In it, we discussed another leak suggesting the next season will happen in the sea. At this time Epic Games did not confirm nor deny the potential aquatic theme for Season 3.