Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite might be about to release the much-demanded Gifting Feature on PC, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Android, and iOS devices.
According to the latest leak via twitter user named as Jaren, the fans might have been given a first look at the new Gifting feature system as well in the Battle Royale. We know that the Gifting feature system for Fortnite in the pipeline for quite some time now. Epic has been tweaking the feature before launch as well.
— Jaren (@The1Jaren) October 13, 2018
According to the new leak, the Gifting feature might be coming your way with the upcoming Battle Royale Update 6.03. The Twitter user has also revealed a video as well that shows off the Gifting Feature in detail. In the clip below, you’ll see the twitter user Jaren playing around with the new feature by selecting to purchase the items as a gift. The footage also shows the gift is personalized with a message as well. Check out the leaked Fortnite Gifting feature footage below.
However, it is still unclear weather the footage is real and legitimate. But as it can be seen, you can select recipients for the selected gifts as well from your list of Fortnite friends. Also, with the footage, some kind of time restriction is also seen for the number of gifts you can send to your friends.
Fortnite Battle Royale Update 6.03 is expected to release on Wednesday 24th October 2018. A number of Fortnite updates have been released already and new updates are released every two weeks. Some smaller content updates are also launched in between the major update releases.
The last update for Fortnite added the new Disco Domination which is a limited time mode for the game. The Quad launcher was also released with the last Week’s major update. Check out the full contents of last week’s Fortnite update here. Later, on weekly batch of new challenges was also dropped with a select number of time-trial mission.
Please consider this news a rumor and it’ll be that way until the studio speaks out about it or until the update 6.03 for Fortnite is released. It is advised to take it with a pinch of salt as rumors aren’t always true. We secretly hope this is true because we love to play Fortnite too and enjoy all the new things in it.