Fortnite Update 17.10 is now just hours out

Fortnite has gone intergalactic in Season 7, and update 17.10 will push that one step further, taking players right to the Mothership!

Here's what we know about the Fortnite 17.10 release time, downtime schedule, and more.

Release Date

Fortnite 17.10 will finally go live on Tuesday, June 22nd!

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Start Time

Fortnite 17.10 should be a big update that advances the Alien invasion storyline, and we aren't far out now!

Fortnite 17.10 downtime will begin at 3:30am EST, and it is scheduled to run to 7am EST!

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We have no official Fortnite 17.10 patch notes just yet - and we don't expect a formal set, as Epic Games don't regularly release these.

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Instead, we have some hints at what's coming in the new update, and that includes entering the Mothership, and a massive Arena season kickoff with a reset!

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