Fortnite Update v9.30 Adds Prop-Hunt, Chug Splash Health Grenade

Fortnite and new content, name a more iconic duo. Whatever your qualms with its community may be, the game has a lot of different content with is continually being updated to keep it fresh and this new v9.30 update brings in some really cool things.

Battle Royale

The Battle Royale mode adds a new throwable Chug Jug item, the Chug Splash. Besides that, there’s new LTMs in rotation and Quality of Life update that reduces delay when switching to shotguns.

Chug Jug

  • On impact, this thrown item splashes liquid in a small area. All players within the splash radius will be instantly granted 20 Health/Shield.
    • Grants health unless you are full health, in which case it will grant Shield.
    • Chug Splash can heal allies, enemies, and can extend the duration of the ‘knocked’ state for knocked players.
  • Rare variant.
  • Drops in stacks of 2.
  • Max stack size: 6.
  • Can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, Vending Machines, Supply Drops, and Llamas.
Shotgun Swap Delay Removed
  • Shotgun cooldowns now only apply when the player is carrying multiple shotguns, regardless of Shotgun type.
Limited time Modes

  • Sniper Shootout Duos
    • Sniper rifles only. May the best aim win!
  • Trios
    • Classic Battle Royale with Three-Person squads.
  • Solid Gold Squads
    • Fight to the finish using Legendary weapons.

Creative Mode

Prop-o-matic

The Creative Mode adds Prop Hunt to the game!

Islands

There are also two new islands to build on.

  • Added the Wasteland Island.
  • Added the Caldera Island.
  • Added new Game Settings for configuring outdoor Lighting and Fog.
    • Light Brightness: Controls the intensity of outdoor lighting from the sun or moon.
      • Default: Uses the light brightness from the current time of day.
      • 0% – 100%: Sets a specific fixed light brightness. 0% is very dark, and 100% is very bright.
    • Light Color: Controls the color of light from the sun or moon.
      • Default: Uses the light color from the current time of day.
      • White, Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, Magenta, Cyan: Sets a specific color for the lighting.
    • Fog Thickness: Controls the density of fog on the island.
      • Default: Uses the fog settings from the current time of day.
      • 0% – 100%: Sets a specific fog thickness. 0% turns off the fog, and 100% will pull the fog in very close to the camera!
    • Fog Color: Controls the color of the island’s overall fog.
      • Default: Uses the fog color from the current time of day.
      • Black, White, Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, Magenta, Cyan: Sets a specific color for the fog.
    • Note that lighting and fog graphics can look different depending on the platform.

There are a ton of other changes that this update brought. You can click the link below to check out the full patch notes.

Fortnite Update v9.30 Patch Notes

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