5.10 Content Update Notes

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5.10 Content Update Notes
Date 31 July 2018
Major Patch 5.10
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This week kicks off with a new LTM, Fly Explosives. It’s all about jetpacks, explosives, and complete cartoon chaos. Take flight with your team and seize Victory Royale. 

The Guided Missile is back from the Vault and dropping into Battle Royale this update! In its time away, the Guided Missile has been tweaked and tuned down as it was too strong upon its initial release. Players in Save the World can now get their hands on the new Spyglass Sniper Rifle. It debuts in the Weekly Store August 1, at 8 PM ET.

  • Guided Missile (Battle Royale)
The Guided Missile returns from the Vault! Scan the battlefield from above, weave through obstacles, and rocket ride teammates into the action.
  • Fly Explosives (Battle Royale)
BOOM! The new Fly Explosives Limited Time Mode is here and it’s a blast for the whole squad. Use Jetpacks to fly above your foes and rain down in this explosives only game mode.
Husks don’t stand a chance against this newest addition to the Flintlock Weapon set. This powerful single shot sniper packs a punch, so hold on tight as you take aim and fire.

Battle Royale[edit | edit source]

Limited Time Mode: Fly Explosives[edit | edit source]

  • This mode combines the explosive fun of the High Explosives LTM and the vaulted Limited Time Item Jetpack. Take to the skies and blast everyone else back to the lobby!
  • Mode Details
    Fly Explosive Promotional Image
    • Only Explosive Weapons can be found in this mode.
    • Floor Loot spawners will occasionally spawn Jetpacks.
    • Fly Explosives Jetpacks have increased fuel regen rate & decreased burn rate compared to Default Jetpacks, to keep pilots in the sky a bit longer.
    • Between-storm wait times have been reduced due to players needing less time to find adequate loot (avg. match length should be lower than 20m).
    • Rocket Ammunition capped at 120.
    • Profile Stats (K/D & Wins) are tracked in this mode.

Limited Time Mode: Playground[edit | edit source]

  • The following weapons and items have been added to the Playground LTM only.

Bug Fixes[edit | edit source]

  • Nameplates will no longer appear for members of the opposite team.

Weapons + Items[edit | edit source]

  • Guided Missile returns!
    Guided Missile Promotional Image
    • Available in Epic and Legendary variants.
    • Fuse duration reduced from 18 to 15 seconds.
    • Movement Speed decreased from 1100 to 1000.
    • Reload time increased to 2.4/2.2.
    • Reduced player damage from 105/110 down to 74/77 damage.
    • Reduced structure damage down from 1100 to 400.
    • Explosions now damage structures with no regard for Line of Sight.
    • Guided Missile can also be controlled via keyboard using the default movement inputs.

Bug Fixes[edit | edit source]

  • The issues with Slurp Juice have been fixed and it can once again be looted in-game.

Save the World[edit | edit source]

Weapons + Items[edit | edit source]

  • Spyglass Sniper Rifle added to the Weekly Store
    Spyglass Sniper Rifle Promotional Image
    • An accurate, high-powered, scoped sniper rifle with a single round per magazine that kicks like a mule. 
    • Available Wednesday, August 1 at 8:00 PM ET until Wednesday, August 8 at 8:00 PM ET.