He also confirmed that the game mode would be unavailable throughout the night and Fortnite fans should expect another update on the progress some time today.
Epic Games has provided another update regarding the downtime for the new Playground Limited Time Mode in Fortnite: Battle Royale and it is more bad news for those waiting to try it out. Hopefully Epic has some more encouraging news to share later on in the day, because there have been a string of updates so far that don't say anything more than "we're still working on resolving these issues". The reason why Playground mode is so intriguing to players is because it's essentially a sandbox where you can build, explore, and practice fighting to your heart's content.
Earlier this week, Fortnite briefly received an exciting new game mode: Playground.
We want to inform you that the Playground LTM will remain closed for repairs for the night.More news: 'We are all Koreans!' Ecstatic Mexican fans mob embassy
While Epic hasn't formally announced what will happen this Saturday, something else has been taking place on the island in recent days, and many Fortnite players suspect that the two are related. Epic Games has finally acknowledged the launching of a missile with an in-game message.
Resources gathered grant 10x the normal rate. While the usual servers were back up and running within a few hours, Playground mode has yet to be restored. In order to preserve the base play experience, we took Playgrounds offline while we made improvements to the matchmaking system. But now we know that whatever is going to happen is going to happen live.