The description for Season 8 of Fortnite has leaked, making mentions of an earthquake which tears apart the island. They say you you can “VENTURE UNDERGROUND IN NEWLY EXPOSED AREAS!”
So, from the looks of it, these earthquakes will be exposing underground parts of the Fortnite map in Season 8. The leak on the Epic Games website was titled Stand Your Ground!
“STAND YOUR GROUND!
SEASON 8 BEGINS AS A DEVASTATING EARTHQUAKE TEARS APART THE ISLAND. DISCOVER WHAT’S CHANGED IN LOCATIONS LIKE TILTED TOWERS AND POLAR PEAK, AND VENTURE UNDERGROUND IN NEWLY EXPOSED AREAS! CHECK OUT THE NEW BATTLE PASS AND FURTHER CUSTOMIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE WITH UNLOCKABLE LOBBY BACKGROUNDS WHILE UNLOCKING NEW STYLES FOR ALL SIX CUSTOMIZABLE SKINS. EXPERIENCE THE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF FORTNITE CREATIVE, AND USE ALL NEW PREFABS, DEVICES, AND WEAPONS ON YOUR ISLANDS IN SAVE THE WORLD, BATTLE AGAINST THE STORM USING THE ALL-NEW REVAMPED HERO SYSTEM!
THE FORTNITE SEASON 8 BATTLE PASS, 100 LEVELS, OVER 100 NEW REWARDS. AVAILABLE IN-GAME RIGHT NOW FOR 950 V-BUCKS.”
🚨 BREAKING: Fortnite Season 8 Trailer and Description Leaked on Epic Games’ Website:https://t.co/R8iLdfhyEh
— Fortnite Battle Royale News (@FortniteBattle) February 15, 2019
Now obviously the Season 8 Battle Pass is not available yet, so its clear that this was an accident by Fortnite. Atleast this should mean we’ll be seeing some interesting events involving the earthquake leading up to Season 8, February 28th!