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Fortnite 2.73 Update Patch Notes | June 17 Today

The Fortnite 2.73 update patch notes (13.00) are here, with the new patch now rolling out across PC, PS4Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, iOS, and Android platforms today, June 17. As you might expect, the new Fortnite update requires a maintenance period, which is scheduled to start at 2 AM ET (6 AM UTC). This normally lasts around 1-2 hours, so you’ll have a little bit of time to wait until you get back to playing! In the meantime, why not read up on the datamined findings and official patch notes.

Fortnite 2.73 Update Patch Notes (13.00) | Official list

Fortnite 2.73 Update Patch Notes

Over on the Fortnite Community Trello page, where developer Epic Games attempts to keep players updated with changes to the game, the following “known issues” have been addressed by the Fortnite 2.73 update:

Battle Royale

  • Hit Indicators showing wrong direction.

Save the World

  • Ammo is consumed when a weapon is dropped and picked up.

Mobile

  • Mobile swipe-up feature may close app on players.
  • New Landmark text may appear multiple times when exploring new locations.
  • Shadows darker than expected.

Of course, there are many other changes included in the Fortnite 2.73 update that current patch notes don’t yet mention. Thankfully, there are dedicated dataminers digging into the files. Scroll on  down for their findings.

Fortnite 2.73 Update Patch Notes (13.00) | Datamine files

Fortnite 2.73 update patch notes

The Fortnite community is full of talented folks who remain dedicated to datamining new builds of the game to find new features and changes. The biggest changes for Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 3 include the new island and locations, the Chapter 2 Season 3 Battle Pass (with the trailer embedded just below), a host of new skins for players to earn and purchase, the ability to build your own umbrella, Aquaman joining the game as the latest DC character, sharks, whirlpools, and more!

Read on for the full list of datamined goodies from our trusted sources: