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Good news competitive Fortnite fans! Late Game Arena is back for Fortnite Chapter 4.

Epic Games tweeted on Tuesday to announce the return of Late Game Arena. The fast-paced game mode is available to play right now in both Solos and Trio Fills.

As you may expect, the action takes place on the new map, so it’s a nice way to explore different areas. However, the loot pool currently consists of old weapons, meaning you can’t practice with the Chapter 4 guns.

Potentially we will also get Late Game tournaments and Cash Cups later in the season.

Up next: Fortnite Chapter 4 Competitive Schedule: Duo FNCS, Fill Cups, Zero Build, Console & more

What is Late Game Arena?

Late Game Arena is a game mode in Fortnite designed to replicate a competitive endgame. Players spawn in as the Storm is already closing and get straight into the action.

You are given a random loadout, so there’s no need to waste time looting. Other than that, it works just like the later stages of a tournament match. Just like normal Arena, you earn Hype for both placement and eliminations.

Late Game Arena Fortnite Chapter 4

Epic were criticized for removing Late Game Arena at the start of Chapter 3, and didn’t bring it back until August 2022. Sadly it didn’t last long, with a torrent of bugs leading to its swift removal.

The developers kept pushing back its rerelease, which you’d imagine is because they were already secretly prepping it for Chapter 4 instead.

Regardless, it’s good to finally be able to play Late Game again. Load in now and start climbing the divisions.

Author Bio

James Peskett

James is a freelance Esports writer from the United Kingdom. He has been playing Fortnite since the release of Battle Royale mode and is especially interested in the competitive scene.


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