Fortnite black hole: Leaked Chapter 2 trailer shows boats, fishing and carrying teammates

CNET | 10/14/2019 | Oscar Gonzalez
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It's gone.

After a delay of a week, Fortnite season 10 finished up Sunday with The End event that would have introduced season 11. But "The End" turned out to be more literal than anyone could have imagined -- the game was no longer playable after the event started.

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An explosive season-ending moment caused the destruction of the island and apparently the game itself, and it's not playable at the time of writing.

It looks like Fortnite has ended. For now.

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A leak from data miner SkinTrackerCom made the first big reveal of what's next for the series, including its new name: Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 1.

The leaked trailer is for the Fortnite Battle Pass for the next season. Starting off is a shot of one of the additions shown in the App Store leak from Friday, boats. Players will be able to travel around the island, which appears to have changed, on water and can shoot other players in their boats.

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Take to the seas with new boats.

There appears to be another way to level via medals. Players could improve climb tiers by gathering materials along with the normal combat experience points received throughout the match.

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For those wanting to relax in the game, fishing seems to be available. This could be an emote or a "toy," which are special in-game actions.

Another shot in the leaked trailer shows a player diving into a river. This could mean that players can now swim, instead of walking slowly through the water.

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Jump in, head first.

Also seen in the trailer is one player jumping out of a trash bin. It doesn't appear that this is an item to wear like the bush disguise.

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Get the jump on other players.

Then at the end of the trailer, a new action...
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