UPDATE: Epic Games revealed that a 'last minute issue' was discovered in v7.40, meaning that the update and patch have been delayed.
However, Fortnite player '' unveiled an email to FNBR News which stated that downtime for v7.40 will take place on Thursday, February 14. Although, this has yet to be confirmed by Epic Games at the time of writing.
The highly-anticipated v7. Fortnite update has finally received a release time from Epic Games.
On February 1
Downtime for the update will begin at 4 AM EST (1 AM PST, 9 AM GMT) and will probably last for around 30 minutes.
The update comes with the tagline of 'Love is in the air,' which will most likely bring a collection of Valentines Day -themed content around the Fortnite map.
You can view the official announcement below.
Love is in nd the air and the v7.40 update is on the horizon time
Downtime begins February 13 at 4 AM ET (0900 UTC)
Planes will no longer be able to fly through structures, the RPG will receive in Increased reload time, and various other high profile adjustments will be included.
Top community members have expressed their joy to see these changes added, especially after a number of complaints have been voiced in recent weeks. 19659015] Stay tuned to FortniteINTEL for patch notes and full coverage of the v7.40 Fortnite update and patch.