Tuesday, 11 December, 2018

Fortnite goes physical* on Switch with Deep Freeze Bundle

Fortnite Is Getting A $30 Physical Edition On Switch Courtesy Of Warner Bros. Fortnite is getting a physical release that costs $30
Sandy Mccarthy | 10 October, 2018, 12:39

Why it matters: Epic is setting itself up for a stellar holiday season with a new Fortnite Battle Royale bundle that offers both a solid value for newcomers and some exclusive skins that'll no doubt attract veteran players who already own the base game. Interactive Entertainment to deliver a special bundle. Epic Games has teamed up with Warner Bros.in a worldwide distribution partnership to bring Fortnite to retail as the Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle.

The bundle launches for Switch, Xbox One, and PS4 on 16th November and will be available for £24.99 / $29.99, securing the extra shelf space and visibility in stores that it (definitely doesn't) need. Nevertheless, beyond a physical copy of the game, this Deep Freeze bundle also comes with the following: Frostbite outfit, Cold Front glider, Chill-Axe pickaxe, Freezing Point back bling, and 1,000 V-bucks. And while the Spike Arena Trap, which was also found during that September 6 datamine, made its way into the game since then in the form of the Spiky Stadium, the Quad Launcher hadn't been mentioned much.

Fortnite Is Getting A $30 Physical Edition On Switch Courtesy Of Warner Bros.

Assuming the bundled items are worth a similar amount, that means players are saving $10-20 dollars. For context, 1,000 V-bucks is the equivalent of $10 United States dollars.

It's also probable that a rocket fired from the Quad Launcher won't do as much damage as one fired from a standard Launcher.

Google pulls plug on $10 billion Pentagon cloud deal
Companies are due to submit bids for the contract, which could last as long as 10 years, on 12th October. The spokesman added that Google is "working to support the U.S. government with our cloud in many ways".

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