When Does Fortnite MEGA Go Live?

Fortnite MEGA goes live on Mar. 10.
Fortnite MEGA goes live on Mar. 10. / Epic Games

Players eager for Fortnite MEGA do not have to wait much longer.

The futuristic update coming to the Battle Royale is inspired by Japanese design, culture, and cities. Along with a Tokyo-themed POI, called MEGA City, Fortnite Chapter 4 Season 2 will come with a new Battle Pass, featuring outfits and cosmetics fit for the cyberpunk aesthetic.

Players originally expected Fortnite MEGA to drop on Mar. 9, but according to FortniteStatus, the update is "larger than normal." Along with the changes to the map, the patch will also introduce new weapons, vehicles, and Eren Yeager to the game.

So, when will players be able to explore the new update?

When Does Fortnite MEGA Go Live?

Fortnite MEGA will be available to play on Mar. 10. The servers will go down at 2 a.m. ET to prepare for Chapter 4 Season 2. Epic Games has not yet released official word on how long the down time will last, but players can expect the game to go live a few hours later.

The delay to the season allows players to explore the new changes throughout the weekend. With so many leaks regarding potential crossovers with Attack on Titan and Resident Evil, fans will be excited to finally see just what Fortnite MEGA has to offer.