Fortnite gets chilly as teaser reveals season 7 release date

A wintry-themed seventh season of Fortnite is on the horizon within a matter of days, the hit game’s latest teaser has revealed.

Makers Epic Games posted a chilly image on Fortnite’s Twitter account, with the caption: “A bitter ice spreads… 3 days to Season 7.”

Fans of the online multiplayer survival game have expressed their excitement across social media, ahead of the release on Thursday.

As well as a host of festive goodies, gamers are speculating that season 7 could include skis as hinted in the teaser image.

Season 7 will round off a successful year for Fortnite, after it was announced that the game now has more than 200 million registered users, up 60% in just six months.

Fortnite has become a global phenomenon since its arrival in September 2017, attracting fans including the likes of Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli and rapper Drake.

- Press Association

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