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Fortnite 2.69 Update Patch Notes | April 29 Today

The Fortnite 2.69 update patch notes (12.50) are here, with the new patch now rolling out across PC, PS4Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android platforms today, April 29. As you might expect by now, the new Fortnite update needs a maintenance period, which is scheduled to start at 2 AM ET (6 AM UTC), with players normally having to wait around 1-2 hours during scheduled downtime. Once those servers are back up, you’ll be able to dive into the game to check out the new changes.

Fortnite 2.69 Update Patch Notes (12.50) | Full list (Official)

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If you don’t see the Fortnite 2.69 update begin to download and install automatically, you can force it using your system’s “Check for update” function on console, phone, or PC to search for any new patches. This should force the download process to begin, bringing you closer to checking out the latest changes.

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Here are the known issues addressed by the Fortnite 2.69 update:


  • Framerate and resolution drops in v12.41

Battle Royale

  • Local Challenges not appearing when entering new area.
  • “Block damage with a Kingsman” Challenge not tracking progress.

Save the World

  • Surround Pound’s heavy attack may not deal damage to husks.
  • Players may be swapped to their pickaxe when using an ability that’s on cooldown.
  • Stormking Onslaught Projectiles are not functioning correctly.
  • Players may become stuck in a previous Dungeons zone while their teammates are in the next one.
  • Psylocke’s Pickaxe does not swing properly.


  • Video playback disabled on Android.
  • Extra Build buttons display Wall icons.
  • Ping marker displays 0m.

Fortnite 2.69 Update Patch Notes (12.50) | Datamine files

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As is now always the case, the new Fortnite 2.69 update contains more changes that aren’t detailed in the Community Trello patch notes. Thankfully, the Fortnite community is home to many dedicated dataminers, who dig into the new build of the game to find out other changes hidden within.

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