Fortnite's Playground Mode Will Be Closed Down Again Next Week

View Comments			FacebookTwitterGooglePinterestLinkedInReddit

Fortnite's newest limited time mode, Playground, will leave the game on Thursday, July 12, developer Epic Games has announced.

The Playground mode was a heavily requested feature since Fortnite Battle Royale first gained popularity, allowing players to practice their building without the pressure of a real match.

"For the next version of Playground we're hoping to include functionality that would allow team selection options within the Playground itself".

Each Playground match lasts for one hour, and the storm circle won't begin closing in on the map until 55 minutes have passed. That would enable 1v1 and 2v2 games, the ability to edit structures built by other players, traps that react properly to enemies and teammates, highlighting teammates on the map, and being able to do damage to enemy players with your pickaxe.

Until there is a set arrival date, players will continue to express their creativity and push the limits of Fortnite: Battle Royale in the Playground LTM.

"Thank you and let us know what else you'd love to see in a future version!" It will take some time for Epic Games to make the planned changes and improvements, and in the meantime, there are other popular game types that need featuring in the limited time mode rotation.

The feedback to this news has been mostly positive online, with fans sharing their thoughts on the LTM. "We all landed tilted, and by the time we were done, it was unrecognisable", one fan posted on Reddit.

Related News:

  • Texas mom shoots carjacker in face

    Texas mom shoots carjacker in face

    While Michelle Booker-Hicks was paying for her gas, she saw a man get into her auto with her two-year-old and four-year-old sons. He was shot in the face just under his right eye, causing him to crash and later collapse in the middle of the street.
    Maryam says she is ready to go to jail

    Maryam says she is ready to go to jail

    Sharif, who was ousted as prime minister past year for corruption, was also fined $8m by the National Accountability Bureau court. The military, which has ruled the nuclear-armed country for nearly half of its history, denies involvement in civilian politics.

    Mother Teresa charity accused of selling babies in India

    Mother Teresa, a Nobel Peace Prize victor and a Catholic saint, founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata, India, in 1950. The spokeswoman said that the charity hadn't taken money from parents while facilitating adoptions in the past.
  • Who Is Andrew Wheeler, Trump's New EPA Chief?

    Who Is Andrew Wheeler, Trump's New EPA Chief?

    Pruitt quit the EPA after months of ethics-related scandals related to his behavior and spending practices, CBS News reports . By elevating Wheeler to replace Pruitt, he said, "the EPA is only trading one fossil fuel friend for another".
    Chris Brown arrested on out-of-county warrant after concert

    Chris Brown arrested on out-of-county warrant after concert

    He was held at the Palm Beach County jail for about an hour before he was released on $2,000 cash bond, the jail's website said. According to ET, officers waited for Brown to finish his set, arrested him immediately after, and escorted him into a cruise.
    Trump insists he will be 'prepared' for Putin meeting

    Trump insists he will be 'prepared' for Putin meeting

    Trump told reporters last week he would press Putin on election meddling and also discuss Syria and Ukraine during their meeting. President Donald Trump during their bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 7, 2017.
  • Idris Elba to join the Fast & Furious series

    Idris Elba to join the Fast & Furious series

    The actor's recent credits include In the Long Run , Avengers: Infinity War , Thor: Ragnarok, Molly's Game , and The Dark Tower . Prometheus has become a Fast and Furious training ground for villains. 'Every hero is only as good as their villain.
    World powers back Iran oil exports despite United States  sanctions threat

    World powers back Iran oil exports despite United States sanctions threat

    European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini says world powers and Iran have agreed to continue talking, including on economic measures, over how to save the 2015 nuclear deal.
    Federation Internationale de Football Association  hits back at Diego Maradona's moan that Colombia were 'robbed'

    Federation Internationale de Football Association hits back at Diego Maradona's moan that Colombia were 'robbed'

    England captain Harry Kane leads the goalscoring charts in Russian Federation with six strikes, two clear of Belgium's Romelu Lukaku.
  • Ariana Grande defends fiance Pete Davidson over Manchester bombing joke

    His joke implied the concert must have forced Grande to realise just how famous she was, due to the fact it was made a target. Ariana Grande has addressed her fans' concerns over a joke about the Manchester attack made by her fiancé Pete Davidson .

    Mystery Plane Bae opens up about mid-air romance

    When that passenger agreed to switch, Blair joked that maybe her new seat partner could become the love her life. The posts quickly gained a lot of attention and people were captivated by this mid-air love story.
    Apple Ditching Intel 5G Modem Chips for 2020 iPhone Models

    Apple Ditching Intel 5G Modem Chips for 2020 iPhone Models

    In the communications reviewed, Intel executives described Apple as the "key mobile customer" for the developed 5G mobile modem . From the iPhone 7 forward, Intel has provided some of the modems for Apple's devices, with Qualcomm handling the rest.

Most liked

Malaysia halts China-backed projects
His government suspended more than $20 billion (15.13 billion pounds) in China-funded projects earlier this week. Arrested this week on charges of corruption , Najib pleaded not guilty and was freed on bail on Wednesday.

Flight love connection captures the attention of Twitter users
The entire thread is filled with update after update about two strangers who were forced to sit next to one another on a plane. He said: "She's a very, very lovely girl". "She went into the bathroom with her ponytail up and came back with her hair down".

Justin Trudeau defends himself against groping allegation
Trudeau ordered an independent investigation into Liberal lawmaker Kent Hehr's past behavior after learning of allegations that Mr.

Anthony Bourdain Leaves Most of His Money for Daughter in Will
The court will choose a guardian of the estate to safekeep Ariane's inheritance until she is of age, according to the documents. He began dating actress Asia Argento in early 2017 and publicly supported Argento after she accused Harvey Weinstein of rape .

Another 9,000 Barrels of Kentucky Bourbon Lost in Second Warehouse Collapse
The second half of the building has collapsed, sending another 9,000 barrels of liquor crashing down along with it. Barton officials said the distillery's team rushed to contain the spillage from the barrels.

Meghan Markle's latest outfit has everyone talking - and we can see why
Later in the year, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will embark on an overseas visit to Australia , New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga. An expert has suggested Meghan may choose less eye-catching colours to avoid distracting attention from The Queen.

Roger Federer serves up flawless win over Lukas Lacko at Wimbledon
The 36-year-old also collected 35 consecutive points on serve on his way to a 5-1 lead in the third set. "I´m getting there. Romanian 29th seed Mihaela Buzarnescu thrashed British teenager Katie Swan, 6-0, 6-3 to extend her remarkable renaissance.

Fanney Khan trailer: Anil Kapoor grapples to fulfil his daughter’s dream
While Aishwarya Rai Bachchan plays a singing sensation in the film, Rajkummar Rao will be seen as her love interest. Fanney Khan resides in a congested Mumbai chawl with limited space and financial constraints.

Hamas Tried to Spy on Israeli Soldiers Using Dating Apps
The apps, which were featured on the Google Play store, were downloaded by 100 soldiers, The Times of Israel reported. Asked how he could be sure Hamas was behind the online offensive, he declined to say but insisted there was no doubt.

Japan executes cult leaders of 1995 sarin attack
Asakawa, who cares after his bedridden sister, said on NHK that the executions have not brought solace. Sarin, a nerve gas, was originally developed by the Nazis.

Nauru bans ABC from covering Turnbull's visit
Australia's parliamentary press gallery slammed Nauru's decision as "an outrageous restriction on press freedom". The Federal Parliamentary Press Gallery was consulted to select a group of three journalists to cover the event.

US not to recognize Russian "attempt" on Crimea, sanctions to remain: WH
The White house ruled out the possibility of legalization of the Russian annexation of Crimea and reaffirmed their commitment to the sanctions pressure on Russia.

Scotland Yard: Wiltshire couple exposed to Novichok
The nerve agent can come in liquid form, but is also thought to exist as a solid which could be dispersed as an ultra-fine powder. CCTV footage has emerged of Ms Sturgess and Mr Rowley buying alcohol more than 24 hours before they became seriously unwell.

Trade Wars: Trump loads first volley against China
Trump said in March that trade wars are good and easy to win. "The progress of China's economy can not be reversed by any force". Gao said China would not bow to threats or blackmail and would have to fight back if the USA went ahead and imposed the tariffs.

Woman calls cops on black lawmaker while campaigning in her district
A black legislator in OR was canvassing neighborhoodst she represents on Tuesday when a resident called the police on her. State representative Janelle Bynum was all smiles on Wednesday, but just the day before she had the police called on her.