Season 8

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Season 8 of Battle Royale ran from February 28th to May 8th, 2019. A volcano rose up from where Wailing Woods and the Container Yard used to be and covered the northeast part of the map with jungle biome. Pirates also invaded the island and began the events of Season 8.

The season features major changes to the map, including a new jungle biome, a giant volcano, lava, Pirate Cannons, pirate campsites and more.

Teasers[edit | edit source]

Starting from the 24th of February, Epic Games started releasing a Season 8 teasers along with riddles every day until the season began. These teasers revealed part of a larger Season 8 poster, (a skull), while the riddles gave us some clues as to how Season 8 would play out.

Riddles[edit | edit source]

Riddle 1

'X' Marks The Spot
Treasure abound
Loot that has been lost
Can always be found.
4 days to Season 8.

Riddle 2

Sssomething shimmers
Within the cave...
But beware of those
Who arrive on waves.
3 days to Season 8.

Riddle 3

Awaken beasts
Of fire and ash
Battle it out
And loot the stash.
2 days to Season 8.

Riddle 4

Explore the world
Challenge your fate
Unearth the secrets
Adventure awaits.
Season 8 starts tomorrow!

Battle Pass[edit | edit source]

The Battle Pass for Season 8 is a way to earn exclusive in-game rewards by playing Battle Royale during Season 8 and is available for purchase from the Item Shop for 950 V-Bucks. These rewards include: Outfits, Gliders, Wraps, Harvesting Tools, Pets, Back Bling, Emotes, Sprays, Toys, Contrails, Music, Loading Screens and more.

All in-game items that can be unlocked stay and do not expire. Free Pass rewards are available to all players and purchase is not necessary while Battle Pass rewards are only available to players that purchased the Battle Pass with V-Bucks. A bundle that includes automatic completion of the first 25 Tiers was also offered for 2800 V-Bucks and can be purchased anytime during the season. If you completed 13 Overtime Challenges during Season 7, you would receive a battle pass for free.

Cosmetics[edit | edit source]

Various thematic sets including Cosmetic Skins, Harvesting Tools, Emotes and Gliders were also released on Season 8 as part of the item shop components on daily rotation basis and Battle Pass rewards. Loading Screens are granted from completing Battle Pass Challenges:

Image Name Rarity Type Cost Release Date
Image Name Rarity Type Cost Release Date
AuraIcon.png Aura Uncommon Outfit 2019-05-07
LavishIcon.png Lavish Rare Emote 2019-05-07
GuildIcon.png Guild Uncommon Outfit 2019-05-07
ColeIcon.png Cole Uncommon Outfit 2019-05-05
RockbreakerIcon.png Rockbreaker Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-05-05
GetFunkyIcon.png Get Funky Rare Music 2019-05-04
ShardBreakIcon.png Shard Break Rare Wrap 2019-05-03
EnigmaIcon.png Enigma Rare Wrap 2019-05-03
New Luminos.png Luminos Epic Outfit 2019-05-03
AstralAxeIcon.png Astral Axe Epic Harvesting Tool 2019-05-03
LunarLightIcon.png Lunar Light Epic Back Bling 2019-05-03
DreamIcon.png Dream Rare Outfit 2019-05-03
ShatteredWingIcon.png Shattered Wing Rare Back Bling 2019-05-03
ArcanaIcon.png Arcana Epic Glider 2019-05-03
DaringDuelistIcon.png Daring Duelist Epic Outfit 2019-05-02
Slice'NDiceIcon.png Slice 'N Dice Epic Back Bling 2019-05-02
FlintStrikerIcon.png Flint Striker Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-05-02
InfernalWrapIcon.png Infernal Uncommon Wrap 2019-05-01
DiamondStarIcon.png Diamond Star Epic Back Bling 2019-05-01
SilverSledgeIcon.png Silver Sledge Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-05-01
NEw Sterling.png Sterling Epic Outfit 2019-05-01
New Inferno.png Inferno Legendary Outfit 2019-04-30
CrimsonScytheIcon.png Crimson Scythe Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-04-30
TheMilanoIcon.png The Milano Marvel Glider 2019-04-29
Star-LordPackIcon.png Star-Lord Pack Marvel Back Bling 2019-04-29
GuardianAxeIcon.png Guardian Axe Marvel Harvesting Tool 2019-04-29
New Star Lord.png Star-Lord Outfit Marvel Outfit 2019-04-29
Jackal.png Jackal Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-28
Jaguar.png Jaguar Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-28
Lion.png Lion Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-28
Rhino.png Rhino Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-28
DivineWrapIcon.png Divine Rare Wrap 2019-04-25
Widow'sPackIcon.png Widow's Pack Marvel Back Bling 2019-04-25
Widow'sBiteIcon.png Widow's Bite Marvel Harvesting Tool 2019-04-25
New Black Widow.png Black Widow Outfit Marvel Outfit 2019-04-25
V6Icon.png V6 Epic Back Bling 2019-04-24
MaulerIcon.png Mauler Epic Harvesting Tool 2019-04-24
NEw Splode.png Splode Epic Outfit 2019-04-24
VolatileIcon.png Volatile Epic Back Bling 2019-04-24
ShrapnelIcon.png Shrapnel Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-04-24
TriassicWrapIcon.png Triassic Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-23
DinoWrapIcon.png Dino Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-23
GlobetrotterIcon.png Globetrotter Uncommon Glider 2019-04-22
New Nitehare.png Nitehare Epic Outfit 2019-04-20
FloppyIcon.png Floppy Epic Back Bling 2019-04-20
SteelCarrotIcon.png Steel Carrot Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-04-20
HopperIcon.png Hopper Rare Outfit 2019-04-19
BunnyBagIcon.png Bunny Bag Rare Back Bling 2019-04-19
BoldBarIcon.png Bold Bar Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-04-19
SpringPartyWrapIcon.png Spring Party Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-18
SproutIcon.png Sprout Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-04-18
PastelIcon.png Pastel Uncommon Outfit 2019-04-18
Pastel Print.png Pastel Print Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-18
StealthBlackIcon.png Stealth Black Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-17
RelaxAxeIcon.png Relax Axe Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-04-17
DogfightIcon.png Dogfight Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-17
New Supersonic.png Supersonic Legendary Outfit 2019-04-17
GaugeIcon.png Gauge Legendary Back Bling 2019-04-17
SurefireIcon.png Surefire Uncommon Glider 2019-04-17
MarathonMusicIcon.png Marathon Rare Music 2019-04-15
DigitalGreyscaleWrapIcon.png Digital Greyscale Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-15
DriverHarvestingTool.png Driver Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-04-14
Digital Grayscale.png Digital Grayscale Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-14
BirdieIcon.png Birdie Uncommon Outfit 2019-04-13
BandageWrapIcon.png Bandage Uncommon Wrap 2019-04-12
FalconIcon.png Falcon Legendary Glider 2019-04-12
PeelyPickIcon.png Peely Pick Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-04-11
New Buccaneer.png Buccaneer Rare Outfit 2019-04-10
HighSeas.png High Seas Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-04-10
Plunder.png Plunder Uncommon Glider 2019-04-10
SeaWolfIcon.png Sea Wolf Rare Outfit 2019-04-10
Barrel&BootyIcon.png Barrel & Booty Rare Back Bling 2019-04-10
SeaworthyIcon.png Seaworthy Rare Back Bling 2019-04-10
DemonSkullIcon.png Demon Skull Epic Harvesting Tool 2019-04-08
1234.png Golden Scales Rare Wrap 2019-04-05
PricklyPatrollerIcon.png Prickly Patroller Uncommon Outfit 2019-04-04
PricklyAxeIcon.png Prickly Axe Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-04-04
New Nightwitch.png Nightwitch Epic Outfit 2019-03-31
New Shaman.png Shaman Epic Outfit 2019-03-31
BattleMaskIcon.png Battle Mask Epic Back Bling 2019-03-31
CuddleDollIcon.png Cuddle Doll Epic Back Bling 2019-03-31
MoonboneIcon.png Moonbone Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-03-31
New Molten Battle Hound.png Molten Battle Hound Lava Series Outfit 2019-03-29
New Molten Valkyrie.png Molten Valkyrie Lava Series Outfit 2019-03-29
HomeRunIcon.png Home Run Uncommon Glider 2019-03-28
FastballIcon.png Fastball Rare Outfit 2019-03-28
StrikeZoneIcon.png Strike Zone Rare Back Bling 2019-03-28
DoublePlayIcon.png Double Play Rare Back Bling 2019-03-28
SluggerIcon.png Slugger Rare Outfit 2019-03-28
GrandSlammerIcon.png Grand Slammer Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-27
New Beastmode.png Beastmode Epic Outfit 2019-03-24
FuelIcon.png Fuel Rare Glider 2019-03-24
Magma Wrap.png Magma Epic Wrap 2019-03-23
New Malice.png Malice Legendary Outfit 2019-03-23
MaliceWingsIcon.png Malice Wings Legendary Back Bling 2019-03-22
BurningAxeIcon.png Burning Axe Epic Harvesting Tool 2019-03-22
HeatIcon.png Heat Rare Wrap 2019-03-22
DrumMajorIcon-512x512.png Drum Major Rare Emote 2019-03-21
LagunaIcon.png Laguna Rare Outfit 2019-03-20
Rivet.png Rivet Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-20
New Axiom.png Axiom Rare Outfit 2019-03-19
OmissionIcon.png Omission Rare Back Bling 2019-03-19
ComissionIcon.png Comission Rare Back Bling 2019-03-19
PsionicEdgeIcon.png Psionic Edge Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-03-19
DisruptorIcon.png Disruptor Rare Glider 2019-03-19
FlimsieFlailIcon.png Flimsie Flail Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-03-19
PsionIcon.png Psion Rare Outfit 2019-03-19
DualKamaIcon.png Dual Kama Epic Back Bling 2019-03-16
Katana&KunaiIcon.png Katana & Kunai Epic Back Bling 2019-03-16
QuickstrikeIcon.png Quickstrike Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-16
RainbowCloverIcon.png Rainbow Clover Epic Back Bling 2019-03-16
EmeraldSmasherIcon.png Emerald Smasher Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-03-16
LuckyWrapIcon.png Lucky Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-16
New Kenji.png Kenji Epic Outfit 2019-03-16
New Kuno.png Kuno Epic Outfit 2019-03-16
New Lucky Raider.png Lucky Rider Epic Outfit 2019-03-16
CrystalLlama.png Crystal Llama Rare Back Bling 2019-03-14
Empress Pet.png Empress Epic Pet 2019-03-14
Clubs.png Clubs Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-13
Hearts.png Hearts Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-13
Spades.png Spades Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-13
Diamonds.png Diamonds Uncommon Wrap 2019-03-13
BananaBagIcon.png Banana Bag Rare Back Bling 2019-03-13
FreshCutIcon.png Fresh Cut Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-13
MarinoIcon.png Marino Rare Outfit 2019-03-13
New Bandolette.png Bandolette Rare Outfit 2019-03-10
MunitionsMajorIcon.png Munitions Major Uncommon Outfit 2019-03-10
SunWingsIcon.png Sun Wings Rare Back Bling 2019-03-08
HypnoticIcon.png Hypnotic Rare Back Bling 2019-03-08
MezmerIcon.png Mezmer Rare Outfit 2019-03-08
NewSunbird.png Sunbird Rare Outfit 2019-03-08
SunflowerIcon.png Sunflower Uncommon Outfit 2019-03-05
OscilloscopeIcon.png Oscilloscope Rare Back Bling 2019-03-05
BruteForceIcon.png Brute Force Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-05
SunSproutIcon.png Sun Sprout Uncommon Back Bling 2019-03-05
HaystacksIcon.png Haystacks Uncommon Back Bling 2019-03-05
GoldDiggerIcon.png Gold Digger Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-05
HypernovaIcon.png Hypernova Rare Outfit 2019-03-05
HayseedIcon.png Hayseed Uncommon Outfit 2019-03-05
ReactionTankBackBling.png Reaction Tank Rare Back Bling 2019-03-03
InstinctOutfit.png Instinct Rare Outfit 2019-03-03
PivotGlider.png Pivot Rare Glider 2019-03-02
AngularAxePickaxe.png Angular Axe Uncommon Harvesting Tool 2019-03-02
ResponseUnitBackBling.png Response Unit Rare Back Bling 2019-03-02
ReflexOutfit.png Reflex Rare Outfit 2019-03-02
LockstepIcon.png Lockstep Rare Glider 2019-03-01
LockpickIcon.png Lockpick Rare Harvesting Tool 2019-03-01
New Bendie.png Bendie Rare Outfit 2019-03-01
BendieInflatorIcon.png Bendie Inflator Rare Back Bling 2019-03-01
TwistieInflatorIcon.png Twistie Inflator Rare Back Bling 2019-03-01
TwistieIcon.png Twistie Rare Outfit 2019-03-01

Weapons and Item Releases[edit | edit source]

8.00 Patch Notes (February 28th)[edit | edit source]

Damage enemy locations or structures by launching a cannonball or become a special delivery by launching yourself!

Pirate Cannon

  • Push the Cannon into position, take aim, and fire! Alternatively, climb into the barrel and launch yourself!
  • The cannon will fire projectiles or players a great distance. Projectiles and players can plow through a number of objects before stopping with a bang, causing damage and knockback to nearby players.
  • Deals 100 Damage to enemies on a direct hit and 50 Damage to enemies within a small radius.
  • Found throughout the environment.

Vaulted Items

8.01 Patch Notes (March 6th)[edit | edit source]

Follow the map to uncover hidden loot across the island! Find the X that marks the spot and get to digging.

Buried Treasure

  • It’s a map that is used to track down buried chests on the map.
    • Chests contain a trove of legendary loot.
    • X marks the spot! The chest must be dug up using a pickaxe.
  • There is a limit of one map held at a time.
  • Legendary Rarity.
  • Can be found from Floor Loot and Chests.

Vaulted Items

8.10 Patch Notes (March 12th)[edit | edit source]

Keep the good times rolling! Combine your boost and grapple to perform unbelievable feats with the newest vehicle addition to Battle Royale!


  • This single seat vehicle is found at Expedition Outposts and around pirate camp loot stashes
  • Use the attached Grappler and Boost functionality to pull yourself up cliffs or swing through the trees
  • The driver is protected from damage, but The BalIer is vulnerable to enemy weapon fire.
  • Has 300 Health

8.11 Patch Notes (March 20th)[edit | edit source]

Knock, knock...who’s there? Flint-Knock, that’s who! Pick the perfect time and knock yourself or enemies back with this new weapon!

Flint-Knock Pistol

  • Uncommon Rarity
  • 96 Body Shot Damage
  • Knocks back the shooter if not crouching. The person that gets shot also gets knocked back.
  • Can be used to not take fall damage.
  • Unvaulted

8.20 Patch Notes (March 27th)[edit | edit source]

It's a Poison Trap! Catch your opponents off guard with this new addition. But remember, watch where you step…

Poison Dart Trap

  • Available in Uncommon Rarity.
  • Can be placed on walls, floors, and ceilings.
  • Found from Floor Loot.
  • Can be triggered up to three grid cells away.
  • Fires Poison Dart projectiles a distance of three horizontal grid cells (four vertical grid cells).
  • Targets hit by darts will receive a damage-over-time effect that applies damage directly to health, bypassing any shields.
    • 10 health damage per tick.
    • 8 total ticks over 7 seconds for a total damage of 80.
    • Subsequent hits will refresh the duration of the effect, but the amount of damage per tick does not change.
It’s Bananas! Regenerate health and zoom around after taking a bite from a Pepper, heal up with a tasty Banana, or relax with a Coconut to gain health/shields.
  • New Foraged Items
    • Bananas
    • "Instantly grant 5 health when consumed.
      • Can be found in the tropical biome.
    • Coconuts
      • Foraged by damaging palm trees.
      • When consumed, Coconuts grant 5 points of effective health over a short time. That means it will replenish shields if the player is at max health.
      • Can be found in tropical and desert biomes.
    • Peppers
      • When consumed, peppers instantly grant 5 health and also increase the player’s movement speed by 20% for 10 seconds.
      • Can be found in the desert biome.

8.20 Content Update (April 2nd)[edit | edit source]

Archery can be a blast! Nock enemies in a whole new way with this explosive new weapon.

Boom Bow

  • Fires Arrows with a Shotgun Shell tip, which explode on impact.
  • Uses Shotgun Ammo
  • The longer you hold the fire keybind down, the faster the shot will go!
    • Explosive damage is consistent regardless of the power of the shot.
    • The Boom Bow will achieve maximum power after 1.6 seconds of charging.
  • A direct hit will deal both the direct hit damage and the explosion damage to the enemy player it impacts.
    • Direct hit
      • Base damage 15
      • Headshot Multiplier: 2x
    • Explosion
      • 100 damage

8.30 Patch Notes (April 10th)[edit | edit source]

Never give up, never surrender! Bring eliminated teammates back into battle with the Reboot Van. Drop in now and become the hero your team needs.

Reboot Van / Cards

  • Reboot Vans have now been added to the map at all major POIs.
  • When squad members are eliminated they now drop their Reboot Card, which can be collected by other squad members.
    • Reboot Vans / Cards are disabled in Solos, Big Team Limited Time Modes, and any modes with respawns enabled.
    • Reboot Cards remain in the world for 90s after they’ve been dropped.
    • Pickup Interaction time: 0.5 seconds.
  • Bringing Reboot Cards to Reboot Vans will bring each squad member whose card has been collected back into battle.
    • Collected Reboot Cards can be turned in by any squad member regardless of which member picked up the Card.
    • Interaction time: 10 seconds.
    • A Reboot Van goes on cooldown and cannot be activated again for 120 seconds after it’s used.
  • Rebooted squad members return with:
    • 100 Health
    • 1 Common Pistol
    • 36 Light Ammo
    • 100 Wood

8.40 Patch Notes (April 17th)[edit | edit source]

  • Egg Launcher
  • Everyone’s favorite egg-themed Grenade Launcher skin is back!
    • This is a visual only change for the Grenade Launcher.
New rarities for this precise, semi-automatic weapon are available now! Find and wield the Epic/Legendary variants and deliver accurate fire downrange.
  • Infantry Rifle
    • Added Epic and Legendary Infantry Rifle variants.
      • Deals 42/44 damage.
      • Can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, Supply Drops and Vending Machines.
      • Uses Medium Ammo.

8.50 Patch Notes (April 25th)[edit | edit source]

  • The Infinity Gauntlet has returned in the Endgame LTM!
    • The first Chitauri Invader that collects a infinity stone will turn into Thanos with a Infinity Gauntlet.
    • It has a a powerful punch, a destructive beam attack, and the ability to jump high into the air and then smash anything in its way when thanos comes back down.
  • Iron Man Repulsors, Stormbreaker, Captain America's Shield and Hawkeye's Bow weapons have all been added as a part of the Endgame LTM.
    • Only heroes have access to these items.
  • In the Endgame LTM, Chitauri Invaders have a powerful laser rifle, an anti-structure grenade attack, and a jetpack that lets them briefly leap high into the air.

8.51 Patch Notes (May 1st)[edit | edit source]

Become one with the shadows! Engulf yourself in darkness with this new item, becoming invisible to enemies, increasing your speed, and allowing the ability to perform double jumps.
  • Shadow Bomb
    • Shrouds yourself in shadow, briefly becoming invisible to enemies.
      • 6-second duration
      • User becomes more visible to others near the end of the effect.
      • Increases your movement speed, provides the ability to double jump, and wall jump.
        • Players are unable to attack, build, or loot while under the effects of the Shadow Bomb.
    • Rarity: Uncommon
    • Can hold a maximum of 6
    • Can be found from Floor Loot, Chests, Supply Drops, and Supply Llamas.

Map Changes[edit | edit source]

The new map
The Volcano.

Map v8.00 (February 28th)[edit | edit source]

  • The northeast part of the map has been covered in jungle, with a large volcano and lava river at the centre. Some of the missing eggs previously seen at Polar Peak and a throne can be found inside the volcano. There are also stone heads similar to the stone heads from Season 5 in the jungle.
  • New POIs: Lazy Lagoon and Sunny Steps.
  • Removed POIs: Wailing Woods, Lazy Links, Motel Vacanic (POI), Container Yard (POI), Northern Houses (POI)
  • Tomato Temple is no longer a named POI.
  • The store, pass n gas, and house at Tomato Temple were removed.
  • The underground section of Tomato Temple was covered up by the new biome.
  • The road tunnel is filled with lava and it’s northern exit is blocked with stone.
  • Lazy Links was replaced by Lazy Lagoon.
  • The Block is now in the northwest part of the map, replacing Motel Vacanic (POI).
  • An unnamed hot springs POI was added northeast of Lazy Lagoon.
  • More expedition outposts are appearing across the map, more commonly in the new jungle biome. Some expedition outposts were removed as well.
  • Expedition Outposts and hangars have appeared where The Block used to be.
  • Small Volcano Vents, that push the player upwards like the holes at the Corrupted Areas, were added.
  • Pirate camps are appearing across the map.
  • A knife and fork shaped hole has appeared north of Fatal Fields, replacing one of the former Corrupted Areas.
  • A rabbit with a carrot was added north of Snobby Shores.
  • The two houses south of Haunted Hills have been changed.
  • The two houses east of Salty Springs have been changed.
  • Brown patches have appeared at the old corrupted areas.
  • The Tilted Towers building have been nearly repaired.
  • The stone man and stone lady statues have been destroyed.
  • Many broken buildings across the map have been repaired.
  • A bit of snow near Tilted Towers has melted.
  • A pig was added east of Lucky Landing.
  • The metal turtle northeast of Lonely Lodge was removed.
  • Faces are appearing on mountains in the different biomes of the map, for a challenge.
  • The Durrr Burger shop at Retail Row has expanded.
  • A Volcano Vent has appeared at the RV Park, causing one of the vehicles to flip over.

Map v8.01 (March 6th)[edit | edit source]

  • The Block has been changed into a upgraded, turtle like structure.
  • Pieces of broken eggs have appeared inside the volcano lava.
  • The stone people statues are beginning to rise again.

Map v8.10 (March 12th)[edit | edit source]

  • The Tilted Towers building has almost finished construction.
  • The green house in Snobby Shores started decaying and is taken over by Vikings.
  • The Block has been changed into a jungle temple or shrine area.
  • The stone man and stone lady statues have fully rebuilt themselves, and they seem to be looking for each other.
  • The Uncle Pete's Pizza Pit restaurant at Retail Row has expanded.
  • A tribal camp has appeared north of Sunny Steps, and seems to have Ice King symbols around it.
  • Ballers are appearing across the map at Pirate Camps and Expedition Outposts.
  • March 13th: A helicopter has appeared on the northeastern edge of Hot Springs.
  • March 15th: The helicopter has moved to a hill north of Lonely Lodge.
  • March 16th: The helicopter has moved to a hill south of the Race Track.
  • March 18th: The helicopter has moved to a hill south of the desert junkyard.
  • March 19th: The Block has changed into a little Chinese settlement area.
  • A large truck at Tilted Towers is emptying out furniture, next to the nearly finished building.
  • The stone man and Lady statues have started walking.
  • March 20th: The helicopter has moved to a hill southwest of Trucker's Oasis.
  • March 21st: The helicopter has moved to a peak southeast of Happy Hamlet.
  • March 24th: The helicopter has moved to a peak in between the submarine and the house next to it.
  • March 26th: The helicopter has moved to Viking Outpost.

Map v8.20 (March 27th)[edit | edit source]

  • The pool house in Snobby Shores has been taken over by Vikings.
  • The new Tilted Towers building has finished construction. It appears to be an insurance agency named "No Sweat Insurance". Cardboard models of the meteor, the rocket from Season 4, the CUBE, the volcano and the city can be seen in the first floor of the building.
  • The Durrr Burger shop in Retail Row has expanded again to include a second floor.
  • A baller course was added outside of Happy Hamlet.
  • The Block has been changed to a retail campground area.
  • Two black trucks transporting three small excavators have arrived at a green flat northwest of Paradise Palms by mismatched halved bridges over desert edge on the opposite site to the pirate camp. The logos on the excavators on the site show that the site was constructed by the same organization that constructed the Dusty Divot research facility. The trucks look exactly the same as the ones all around the map at the meteor crater sites in Season 4.
  • March 28th: A new excavation site has appeared near the broken bridge at the edge of the desert where the black trucks with excavators stopped.
  • The rocks in the hole south of Retail Row are now damageable, and have 1 billion hit points. Like the chunk of ice in Season 7, damaging these rocks in one game will affect players in all games.
  • The helicopter has moved to a hill west of Pleasant Park.
  • March 29th: The helicopter has moved to eastern edge of a mountain northeast of Pleasant Park.
  • Desert edge excavation revealed a new Volcanic Vent and caused 5 more to form around the excavation site.
  • March 31st: The helicopter has moved to the hill between Loot Lake and Lazy Lagoon.
  • The organization's trucks with excavators appeared in Dusty Divot.
  • April 2nd: The stone man and lady statues are now at the edge hill of the lava stream from the volcano, and seem to be calling out for each other.
  • The Block has been changed into a mansion or temple area.
  • The helicopter has landed on the hill west of Dusty Divot.
  • Excavators have started digging a hole in the middle of Dusty Divot. About half of the central building has been demolished in the process. The rocks in the middle of the excavation area are damageable, and have several million hit points.
  • April 3rd: The rocks in the Dusty Divot have been destroyed, and the hole is now filled with lava.
  • April 4th: The helicopter has moved to the hill by the northwest edge of Tilted Towers.
  • April 5th: The organization's black trucks transporting excavators stopped at easternmost Loot Lake shore, south river bank.
  • Excavators have begun working on a dig site by Loot Lake.
  • April 7th: After some rocks were broken at the Loot Lake digsite, a metal roof was been revealed underneath the ground, possibly hinting a secret underground bunker.
  • The helicopter has moved to the hill between Pleasant Park and Loot Lake.
  • April 9th: The helicopter has moved into the West interior of Loot Lake.

Map v8.30 (April 10th)[edit | edit source]

  • The Uncle Pete's Pizza Pit restaurant in Retail Row has expanded to include a second floor. The spinning tomato head from Tomato Town has also returned.
  • The Block has been changed into a temple area.
  • The Stone Lady statue is swimming in the volcano's lava.
  • The modern house in Snobby Shores has been taken over by Vikings.
  • Reboot Vans are appearing over the map - there is one at each major POI.
  • More excavators and trucks have appeared at Loot Lake.
  • April 12th: Some excavators are starting to head towards Loot Lake.
  • April 15th: All the excavators have surrounded the middle island, with the CUBE fragments, at Loot Lake.

Map v8.40 (April 17th)[edit | edit source]

  • The central part of the Loot Lake has been dried, and several watchtowers and research facilities have been constructed around it by the organization. The excavators have revealed what appears to be an indestructible metal hatch in the middle of the lake. Many trucks and cars belonging to the organization as well as a few police cars have appeared near the lake. The CUBE fragments disappeared.
  • The Durrr Burger restaurant in Retail Row has expanded. The burger mascot has appeared at the top of the restaurant.
  • The house with the court in Snobby Shores was taken over by vikings. The fifth house has been fortified by its residents.
  • The stone man statue is climbing down into the volcano's lava, while the stone lady seems to be calling for him.
  • The Block has been changed into a ice kingdom.
  • Secret underground bunkers have appeared under two houses in Pleasant Park.
  • More damageable rocks have appeared in the dig site outside of Loot Lake.
  • The house next to Uncle Pete's Pizza in Retail Row now has a underground bunker.
  • April 18th: Durrr Burger and Pizza Pit telephones have appeared around the map, for a challenge.
  • A ruin symbol has appeared above one of the plates on Loot Lake's metal door.
  • Jigsaw pieces have appeared around the map, for a challenge.
  • April 19th: A floating rune has appeared. It can be damaged, but when brought down to 0 health it would move.
  • April 20th: The rune moved to outside of the frozen over Greasy Grove.
  • April 21st: Another ruin symbol has appeared on a plate of Loot Lake's metal door.
  • The floating rune has gone inside a Loot Lake metal door hatch, and caused a light to come out of it.
  • Smoke has started to come out of the volcano.
  • The frozen Greasy Grove is melting - water and cracks can be seen under the ice.
  • The eggs in the volcano are cracking.
  • April 22nd: A new floating island with a rune symbol has appeared already floating above Loot Lake, it however cannot be damaged yet.
  • Laser generators with the rune symbol have appeared on top of volcano, east of Polar Peak and northwest of Pleasant Park. They can be hit to direct the lasers toward the rune.
  • April 23rd: The lasers have connected with the rune above Loot Lake, and caused it to go inside a metal door hatch. Another Rune has appeared.
  • More smoke is coming out of the volcano, and the bottom smoke part is now red.

Map v8.50 (April 25th)[edit | edit source]

  • The stone man statue is now swimming in the volcano's lava, and is holding a flower for the stone lady.
  • The Block has been changed into a abounded theme park.
  • A new rune island has appeared in the clubhouse in the Club House POI. There is a meter next to the rune; dance to make the meter go up.
  • One of the government setups in Loot Lake now has a chalkboard in it, which displays a possible theory that the hatch is a vault of some sort.
  • Underground basements were added to a few houses in Pleasant Park and Salty Springs.
  • April 26th: The rune moved from the Dance Club and to Loot Lake, where it went into one of the hatches and activated it.
  • The smoke and lava in the volcano is now darker, and seems to be rising.
  • The room with the chalkboard in Loot Lake has several screens on it, one of them shows a Bouncer.
  • April 28th: The 4th Rune Symbol has now appeared at Loot Lake.
  • A Rune has appeared at the hill east of Tilted Towers, there are 9 squared tiles below the rune.
  • The Rune at the Tilted Towers hills teleported to Loot Lake and activated into one of the the slots from it, causing the volcano to smoke even more.
  • April 30th: A new rune symbol has appeared above the final loot lake door hatch.
  • April 31st: A room inside one of the Loot Lake government hatches seems to have a picture of a X-4 Stormwing on it.
  • May 1st: The stone man and lady statues are now standing together with each other.
  • The volcano spurts bursts of lava into the sky while the ground trembles the closer the player is to it. Rumbling can be heard erratically.
  • Another picture has been revealed in the Loot Lake hatch, revealing a Tactical Submachine Gun.
  • A rune has appeared in the volcano, there is a bar on the symbol; drop materials and ammo in to fill it up.

Map v8.51 (May 2nd)[edit | edit source]

  • The Block has been changed into a stone warrior statue, with towers around it.
  • A new screen has appeared in the Loot Lake chalkboard room.
  • One of the houses in Tilted Towers now has an underground bunker revealed.
  • May 3rd: The final rune from the volcano teleported to Loot Lake and entered the last hatch. A new, 24 hour countdown timer has appeared above the hatch similar to Season 4 and Season 7.
  • The smoke from the volcano is now rising up more, and is more red. The volcano is now also more erratically spewing out lava and rumbling.
  • The back wall of the dance club has fallen down and the music has stopped playing.
  • May 4th: The countdown at Loot Lake expired, the hatch has opened a portal, sending players back to the In-Between. Soon after players exited the realm, the smoke from the volcano had covered the sky and soon began to erupt. Retail Row, Polar Peak and Tilted Towers were hit by the blasts and were severely damaged.
    • All of the buildings in Tilted Towers were heavily destroyed, except the "No Sweat Insurance" building.
    • The shopping area of Retail Row was badly damaged, mainly the shops and the Durrr Burger and Uncle Pete restaurants. Only remains of the shops and residential area remain.
    • Polar Peak has started cracking.
    • An ash cloud from the eruption is blocking most of the sunlight, making the sky look darker.